Morocco

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

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European and Asian investors are planning to move into Algeria in a big way, said Omar Ghoul, the country’s minister of fishing and fisheries, to two local newspapers.

December 24, 2000

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The Moroccan\'s police of Kenitra (near Rabat) have arrested two crooks who were promising young females working contracts in Germany, Morocco Arabe P

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Sources at the Moroccan industry and commerce ministry have revealed that a Canadian-American consortium, chaired by the Canadian SNC Lavalin Company, is planning to invest $100 million toward buildin

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French media giant Vivendi Universal has won a tender for 35 percent of the capital in Maroc-Telecom, worth 23.34 billion dirhams ($2.33 billion), a Moroccan junior government minister said Thursday.

December 21, 2000

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The Moroccan association of citrus fruits producers and exporters (ASPAM) said it is the Spanish government responsibility to guarantee the security o

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Iron deficiency affects 45 percent of Morocco\'s pregnant women and 35 percent of children, Maghreb Arabe Presses (MAP) reported Wednesday. Morocco\'s

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French media giant Vivendi Universal, barely a fortnight old after being created in a three-way merger, has lodged the sole bid to take over 35 percen

December 20, 2000

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The European Agriculture and Fishery Commission (EAFC) was in “close contact” with Moroccan officials for “technical and political” talks on fisheries

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The Moroccan posts and telecommunications union announced a 24-hour strike for January 10th.

December 19, 2000

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Thirty Moroccan\'s domestic-gas containers exploded at the Ain El Hyani neighborhood in Tangier claiming no lives, Maghreb Arabe Presse (MAP) reported

December 18, 2000

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European commissioner for fisheries, Franz Fishler, will undertake a new diplomatic initiative to end the Morocco-European Union deadlock over fisheri

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The national posts and telecommunications union announced a 24-hour strike for January 10th, Maghreb Arabe Presse reported Monday. Union press release

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The Moroccan treasury ministry has recently adopted an emergency scheme to activate the local tourism sector.