Morocco

January 4, 2001

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Not so long ago, $1.08 billion was paid by the Medi Telecom consortium, led by the Spanish Telefonica, for Morocco’s second GSM license. According to Ahmed Naser, an analyst at the Arab Advisors Group

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Despite his usual manner of staying behind the scenes, the advisor to the Moroccan King Mohammed the 6th, Andray Azolay, has played a key role in the privatization process of the Maroc Telecom company

January 3, 2001

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Casablanca will be hosting this January 8-9 a meeting of the secretariat general of the Arab health workers union, Maghreb Arabe Presse (MAP) reported

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Morocco\'s Fisheries Minister Said Chabaatou said Tuesday that he was hopeful about reaching an accord with the European Union over fishing rights in Moroccan waters, after more than a year of negotia

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A Cyprus-registered tanker transporting 29,400 tones of fuel suffered a crack on its main deck and has been languishing off Morocco's northern coast for 48 hours, the Moroccan navy said late Tuesday.

January 2, 2001

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Morocco invited Egypt, Jordan and Tunisia to hold a meeting shortly to study a project to set up an Arab common market, Maghreb Arabe Presse (MAP) rep

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Morocco\'s Fisheries Minister Said Chabaatou said Tuesday that he was hopeful about reaching an accord with the European Union over fishing rights in

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As of last Monday, the Spanish professional organizations declared war against the Moroccan products in general and the Moroccan fish products in particular.

January 1, 2001

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Moroccan public hospitals are desperately short of medical supplies because of a major distribution problem, Minister of Public Health Thami Khyari said in an interview.

December 31, 2000

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Five thousand Moroccans obtained German citizenship in 1999, making them second largest community after Turkish-born residents who were admitted as ci

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European Union Fisheries Commissioner Franz Fischler will visit Morocco on January 3 to try to break a deadlock in negotiations over fishing rights in Moroccan waters, it was announced Thursday.

December 28, 2000

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Slovakian Foreign Affairs Minister Eduard Kukan held talks in Rabat in mid-December with Moroccan counterpart, Mohamed Benaissa. The two pledged to increase bilateral trade and economic cooperation.

December 26, 2000

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Moroccan King Mohammed VI has granted full or partial pardons to 999 inmates to mark Eid al-Fitr.

December 25, 2000

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A Moroccan paper close to the government denounced the BBC\'s Arabic-language radio service Monday for a decision to drop its long-time correspondent

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Minister of Public Health Thami Khyari said Moroccan public hospitals are desperately short of medical supplies because of a major distribution proble