Morocco

December 4, 2000

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Since the first AIDS case appeared in Morocco in 1986, the number of persons affected by the disease in Morocco has reached 809 cases officially repor

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Editors of three Moroccan newspapers banned over a story implicating the political left in a bid to kill the late King Hassan II have said they will f

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Vanco Energy of Houston and London-based Lasmo plc deepened their commitment to find oil and gas offshore Morocco by signing exploration permits with the national oil company ONAREP.

December 3, 2000

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An international press watchdog group Sunday called on Morocco\'s King Mohammed VI to intervene in the controversial weekend ban of three Moroccan new

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Morocco’s date production is scheduled to reach this year 74,000 tons, marking a 2% increase compared to last year, Maghrib Agency Press (MAP) reporte

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The African Development Bank approved on Thursday two loans worth $ 102.11 million to finance a basic education and a secondary and technical educatio

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A Moroccan official, reported <I>Al-Hayat</I> newspaper, revealed that his country loses $2 billion annually because of environmental deterioration, climate pollution and a decline in the pure water r

December 2, 2000

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A French deputy said Saturday that France is to push the independence-seeking Polisario Front to release more than 1,500 Moroccan prisoners of war it

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Police in the northern Moroccan port of Tangiers have seized 7.4 tons of cannabis resin in the city\'s biggest drugs seizure since the beginning of th

November 30, 2000

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Morocco and Lebanon will service direct flights soon, Maghrib Press Agency (MAP) reported Wednesday. According to the agency, the announced was made o

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Kerr-McGee du Maroc Ltd. has acquired 33.33 percent interest in the 3 million-acre Cap Draa Haute Mer exploration license offshore Morocco during the exploration phase.

November 29, 2000

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The Mohammed V solidarity foundation will distribute fast-breaking meals in cities and Basic necessity food items for people living in rural areas, fo

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The state general budget of Morocco recorded a deficit worth about $ 90 million in the first nine months of 2000, Maghrib Agency Press (MAP) reported,

November 28, 2000

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Morocco seems to be determined to extend the use of new information technologies in economic, social and cultural sectors, Maghrib Agency Press (MAP)

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Owners and drivers of some 60,000 heavy goods vehicles on Monday began a four-day strike in Morocco to press the government to allow them to increase their loads, a union official said.