Morocco

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.

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Morocco opened an international tender for oil exploration and exploitation in an offshore area south of the capital Rabat on November 27th.

November 27, 2000

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Moroccan police have arrested a Spanish truck driver trying to smuggle 5.35 tons of cannabis resin into Spain.

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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

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According to a press release - Vanco Energy Company of Houston and Lasmo plc of London have deepened their commitment to find oil and gas offshore Morocco by signing exploration permits with the natio

November 26, 2000

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The Moroccan national economy is expected to report low growth rates in 2000. This will be the second year in a row in which low growth rates are achieved, due to the impact of the drought on agricult

November 21, 2000

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Morocco's state airline, Royal Air Maroc, is to buy 22 Boeing aircraft in a one-billion-dollar (1.1-billion-euro) deal to develop its fleet, officials said Tuesday.

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The Moroccan committee in charge of assuring consumer supplies during the month of Ramadan expects that the total consumption of domestic milk will rise as high as 51.5 liters, with 6 million of these