Morocco News


Thursday, 07-30-15, 12:58HM the King Receives French and Spanish Ambassadors At End of Their Missions in Morocco[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI received, on Wednesday at the Rabat Royal Palace, Charles Fries and José De Carvajal Salido, ambassadors of the Republic of France and the Kingdom of Spain respectively, who came to take their leave of the Sovereign at the end of their missions in Morocco. read more...
Thursday, 07-30-15, 12:58HM the King Approves Promotion Table of Far's Staff, Statement[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI, Supreme Commander and Chief of General Staff of the Royal Armed Forces (FAR), approved the promotion table of FAR's staff concerning the nomination to a higher position for the year 2015, said a statement by the General Staff of FAR. read more...
Wednesday, 07-29-15, 17:34HM the King to Chair in Rabat Throne Day Celebration Ceremonies[MAP] Rabat -On the occasion of the throne day, HM King Mohammed VI, will chair on Thursday at the Royal Palace of Rabat a banquet, a release of the Ministry of Royal household, protocol and chancellery announced, adding that the throne day speech will be broadcast on the same day on the Moroccan radio and television channels starting at 1.00 pm. read more...
Wednesday, 07-29-15, 11:12Plans Moving Ahead for Third U.S.-Morocco Trade & Investment Forum[Moroccan American Center] Coca-Cola to Host Event at its Atlanta Headquarters read more...
Tuesday, 07-28-15, 16:25Training and Strengthening Politically Scientifically Sahrawi Executives Is Summer University Aim - Sahrawi Official[SPS] Boumerdes -Minister of Transport, Mr. Babia Shiaa stressed during the works of Summer University that "the aim of the university is to train and strengthen Sahrawi executives in the field of policy and media." read more...
Tuesday, 07-28-15, 10:55Australian Labor Party Asks UN to Conduct Prompt Referendum in Western Sahara[SPS] Melbourne -The Labor Party of Australia has called on the United Nations (UN) to proceed with the referendum in Western Sahara without further delay, voicing strong support to the right of the Saharawi people to self-determination. read more...
Tuesday, 07-28-15, 6:04Country Gets Creative to Battle Corruption - Caitlin Dearing Scott[Moroccan American Center] In March 2007, Morocco established l'Instance Centrale de Prevention de la Corruption (The Central Authority for Corruption Prevention, or ICPC) with the tasks of advising government bodies on corruption-preventing policy, monitoring and reporting cases of corruption to the appropriate authorities, and raising awareness of corruption among the public. The creation of the ICPC is just one of the ways Morocco has worked to address corruption in the read more...
Monday, 07-27-15, 10:33Moroccan King Must Allow Ali Lmrabet to Practice Journalism[CPJ] The Committee to Protect Journalists today joined 161 organizations, writers, journalists, human rights defenders, lawyers, and politicians in calling on the king of Morocco to stop the administrative harassment of Ali Lmrabet. The satirical journalist has been on hunger strike outside the U.N.'s Geneva offices since June 24, according to news reports. read more...
Monday, 07-27-15, 10:08Moroccan Police Arrests Young Sahrawis[SPS] Dakhla -Moroccan police patrols launched Saturday evening in the occupied city of Dakhla an arrest campaign, according to the Ministry of Occupied Territories and Community Abroad. read more...
Sunday, 07-26-15, 17:52Africa50 to hold Constitutive General Assembly in Casablanca[Africa50] Africa50 -- an innovative infrastructure investment platform sponsored by the African Development Bank -- will hold its Constitutive General Assembly on 29 July 2015 in Casablanca, Morocco. read more...


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