Morocco

September 14, 2000

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Some 1.4 million Moroccans own mobile phones, according to official sources, and the figure is expected to rise to 5 million by the end of 2002. The private mobile phone operator, Meditel, last week a

September 13, 2000

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Born in 1960, Moroccan songstress Samira Saeed started down her road to fame with unusual strong songs composed by the late Baleegh Hamdi.  The singer immediately shot to fame with the songs Al Ghani

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Consumer goods will not be reaching Moroccan markets this week, as the country's freight carriers strike on Monday and Tuesday to protest a government increase in the prices of petroleum products.

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The Moroccan government says it is determined to crack down on "ghost workers" who pack the state's payroll but perform no duties. The government as the number one employer in Morocco revealed recentl

September 12, 2000

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King Mohammed VI of Morocco presided on Monday over the signing of 39 conventions for the implementation of projects set by Hassan II Economic and Soc

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Maroc-Telecom company has posted a turnover of 5.42 billion DH ($542 million) up to last June 30th, marking a growth of 32 percent compared to the cor

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Albawaba.com RABAT - The Moroccan government says it is determined to crack down on "ghost workers" who pack the state's payroll but perform no duties

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Morocco is taking steps to save the legendary Atlas lion which has completely disappeared from its natural home in the Atlas mountains.

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Morocco’s tomato harvest has been hit hard by a parasitic leech known as the white fly, cutting annual production by 40 percent and sending tomato pri

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Nothing seems to have a effect on the sluggish Casablanca stock market — neither the discovery of oil in the Talsint region, nor the recent governmental changes have positively affected the Moroccan m

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Arab industrialists and businessmen will gather in Fez (Morocco) this week to debate the feasibility of an Arab free trade area. Economic operators in the 21 Arab nations have been striving for a free

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Wafa Insurance is dealing with a highly competitive sector full of potential. It has succeeded in competing with the biggest companies in the sector, as it even reached first place among insurance com

September 11, 2000

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The Moroccan minister of agriculture, rural development and fishing, Habib Al-Malki, expects the recent oil and gas discoveries in the kingdom to have a positive impact on the national economy.

September 10, 2000

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The economic and social problems that Morocco shares with other Third World countries have not deterred its young people from expressing their inventive human genius.

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The Casablanca stock market has relocated its transaction sites, enabling traders to conclude transaction without needing to be present at the headquarters of the bourse.