Morocco

September 6, 2000

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Harsh summer weather has reeked havoc on the country's poultry industry, with officially estimates of loses at some 8.6 million dirhams, but unofficial estimates far higher.

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Talks between Morocco and the European Union over fishing rights in Moroccan waters are set to resume at the end of the month, with both sides indicating an agreement may be near that would end the ne

September 5, 2000

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RABAT, Morocco - Pupils and students return to school in Morocco this week, with the government vowing to implement a wide-ranging reform in the count

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Moroccan nationals living abroad are calling on the government to make it more conducive for them to invest in their homeland.

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Morocco is launching this month a major effort to eradicate illiteracy, which effects 55 percent of the nation's 28 million people.

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Morocco's King Mohammed has met Israel's Acting Foreign Minister Shlomo Ben-Ami to discuss the deadlocked Middle East peace process.

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</I>Al-Hayat</I> daily has recently published that the Lone-Star energy company has begun digging a second oil field in the Moroccan region of Talsint, following the discovery of an estimated two bill

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Only weeks after discovering important oil and gas deposits in its south-eastern region, Morocco now announces there are workable gold deposits in the Sahara region of Tata.

September 3, 2000

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There are no official figures on the number of Moroccans who attempt to make it illegally to Spain, but local observers say at least 200 Moroccans embark every month on the hazardous trip. That nu

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There are no official figures on the number of Moroccans who attempt to make it illegally to Spain, but local observers say at least 200 Moroccans embark every month on the hazardous trip. That nu

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There are no official figures on the number of Moroccans who attempt to make it illegally to Spain, but local observers say at least 200 Moroccans embark every month on the hazardous trip. That nu

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There are no official figures on the number of Moroccans who attempt to make it illegally to Spain, but local observers say at least 200 Moroccans embark every month on the hazardous trip. That nu

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The recent announcement of a major find of oil deposits in the Moroccan eastern region of Talsint was good news for the Moroccan Cement Corporation (CIOR), which has been facing severe stagnation over

September 1, 2000

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Morocco's economy is set for a boost from a recent major gas find. Analysts say it will have strategic implications on the country's energy policy and

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Morocco's political parties have voiced "full commitment" to ensure the honesty and transparency of the coming elections.