Morocco

July 30, 2000

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Marine authorities in northern Morocco have arrested 30 Moroccans trying to cross the straits of Gibralter in a vessel destined for Spanish shores, of

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Brunei Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah arrived Saturday in Rabat for an official visit, during which he will participate in ceremonies marking the first anniv

July 22, 2000

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The forthcoming visit of Bahrain's Emir Shaikh Hamad Al Khalifa to Morocco will constitute an opportunity to further boost friendly bilateral relation

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Experts on the Western Sahara ended two days of technical talks in Geneva Friday on a possible referendum on self-determination for the former Spanish

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Morocco's Prime Minister Abderrahmane Youssoufi is to travel to Spain Saturday for a meeting with his counterpart there, Jose Maria Aznar, sources in

July 20, 2000

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Morocco's ambassador to Doha is playing down his recall to Rabat following criticism of Qatar's political and media attitudes towards Morocco, a newsp

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(Finances News) – The first half-year 2000 is over. However, the national mutual funds' market is still less lively than a year ago.

July 16, 2000

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(MEBG) – The Spanish-led consortium, Medi Telecom, has been granted a one billion Euro ($959 million) loan by ABN AMRO and SG Investment Banking.

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(MEBG) – The initial public offering on July 11on the Casablanca Stock Exchange of shares of Managem, a subsidiary of the ONA group, has been deemed a real success.

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(MEBG) – The results for the end of this first semester of the Casablanca Stock Exchange are not optimistic. Since the beginning of the year, the bourse’s General Index lost nearly 7 percent.

July 15, 2000

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Jigawa State in northern Nigeria has signed a 15-million-dollar contract with a Moroccan company to boost agriculture in the state, a top official sai

July 13, 2000

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One person died and 13 others were missing Thursday after a ship carrying 17 Moroccan immigrants sank off the coast of Western Sahara on July 9th, the

July 11, 2000

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A report released in late June by the World Bank painted a depressing picture of the Moroccan economy, and even suggested that if consistent and solid growth was not soon resumed, social and civil str

July 5, 2000

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Colas Company, a subsidiary of the French firm Bouygues, have won a contract to build a highway in Morocco, near Casablanca. The new road will be paved between the cities of Al-Mohmadiya and Settat, w

July 4, 2000

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A Portuguese man and a French national were sentenced to 10 years in jail by a court in this northern Moroccan town Monday for drug trafficking, judic