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3 hrs ago | Nine O'Clock

Celebration of the Throne 2014: "After 52 years of diplomatic...

The Kingdom of Morocco celebrates on 30 July 2014 the 15 anniversary of the ascension to the throne of His Royal Majesty King Mohammed VI.


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7 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

Ghana, Morocco to intensify ties - Envoy

The Moroccan Ambassador to Ghana, Nezha Alaoui M'hammdi, has given the assurance that the bilateral relations between Ghana and Morocco will further be strengthened to enable the two countries to benefit from each other.


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10 hrs ago | CNN

Marrakech's magical medieval heart

The central square in Morocco, Jemaa el-Fna is a teeming expanse of vendors, medicine men and people plying ancient entertainments such as acrobatics and snake charming.


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13 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

IMF Executive Board Approves US$5-Billion Arrangement for Morocco...

RABAT, Morocco, July 29, 2014/African Press Organization / - The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund today approved a new 24-month arrangement for Morocco under the Precautionary and Liquidity Line in an amount equivalent to SDR 3.2351 billion .


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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Ghana, Nigeria in fund's sights

Delta International Property Holdings, the first JSE-listed property fund to offer investors direct access to high growth opportunities elsewhere in Africa, is targeting properties in Ghana and Nigeria in its "next wave" of acquisitions.


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Free Republic

Spanish Paedophile Stoned by Crowd in Marrakesh

Moroccan police patrolling the Chetoui district in the city reportedly found people hurling stones at the man, before stepping in to save him from the crowd.


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Live Charts

Tangiers Petroleum fails to find oil in Morocco well

Shares in Tangiers Petroleum tanked after the Morocco-focused explorer said a well off the coast of the North African nation had turned up dry.


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Morocco: Moroccan Jihadists Turn to Crime

The latest example of the trend comes from Fes, where security services on Wednesday arrested five men in the Bensouda neighbourhood.


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USA Today

U.N. rights chief: MH17 downing a possible war crime

The U.N.'s top human rights official says the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 may be a war crime.


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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Houston Chronicle

Israel, Hamas hold out for more gains in Gaza war

Palestinians walk past the rubble of houses destroyed by Israeli strikes in Beit Hanoun, northern Gaza Strip, Sunday, July 27, 2014.


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Contra Costa Times

Roadshow: Paying it forward -- in Morocco

September, 1980, middle of Moroccan desert halfway between Casablanca and Marrakech, a four-hour drive: My husband has a bad case of turista so I am driving our rental car to Marrakech.


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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Peninsula

Emir, King Mohamed discuss relations

They discussed means of bolstering relations, and regional and international developments, including Gaza.


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Hispanic Business

Irrigating Ashtukah Ait Baha Area with Desalinated Seawater in the Kingdom of Morocco

Project End:2019 Project Status:Active Project Phase:Approved Facility Type:Transmission and Distribution of Irrigation Water,Desalination Plant.


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Sofia News Agency

Morocco Seeks Options For Charter Flights to Bulgaria

Representatives of the Tourist Board of Morocco and of Bulgarian touroperators are discussing the setting up of regular charter flights between Sofia and Rabat , reports


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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Rains stall rise in Brazil sugar output

Sugar production in Brazil's key Centre South district slowed for the first time this season as showers slowed the cane harvest, industry group Unica said, restating a caution of a more serious slowdown ahead.


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Sys-Con Media

Maxim Receives Reconnaissance Concession for Hassi Berkane Block

Maxim and the National Office of Hydrocarbons and Mines, , made application to the Ministry of Energy, Mines, Water and Environment of Morocco, , for a Reconnaissance Concession Authorization in order to conduct the research needed to meet the requirements of the Reconnaissance Contract with ONHYM as previously announced on June 23, 2014.


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Morocco: Dates, Harira Top Moroccan Tables in Ramadan

Derb Mina in the middle of Casablanca is one of the markets specialised in selling dates, a vital commodity in breaking the fast.


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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

Fearless in Morocco

"So you travel... only?" asked the woman sitting next to me in halting but intuitive English as we sat in the packed compartment on a train speeding through Moroccan farmland.


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Times of Oman

His Majesty receives Renaissance Day greetings

Muscat: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has received more cables of greetings on the occasion of the Blessed Renaissance Day on July 23, from world leaders and senior officials.


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Morocco Leads in Cutting Subsidies to Oil and Gas Industries

Oil and gas companies get a ton of subsidies from governments which holds back the adoption of renewable energy.


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