Latest in Tag: Morocco Highlight
Latest in Tag: Morocco
The final match was at 7pm and is cause for celebration as Egypt’s team surprised the audience by defeating Morocco by quite a large margin, 31-13
By Moha Ennaji Morocco just lost the great progressive sociologist Fatema Mernissi, who was one of the cultural and intellectual icons of the country. She spent her entire life defending gender equality, women’s causes, moderate Islam, and the Islamic of mercy, love, and tolerance. She dealt with contemporary issues with scientific rigour, objectivity and boldness, …
In December, the first plant of a gigantic thermal solar power complex on the edge of the Sahara will go online. But this does not fulfill a former dream of exporting such power to Europe – which is still a long way off. Bold plans to use desert sun to supply northern energy needs were …
Abraaj Group is a lead investor in the new deal for the application-based car service provider
The company seeks to provide services to their customers in French-speaking countries in Europe such as France, Belgium and Switzerland, as well as Canadian French, which helps the company to compete in global tenders for outsourcing, in which the French language is a key element.
Economic hurdles such as poverty and shortage of skilled workers will slow sector’s growth
Mobile users in six African nations are being targeted by Internet giant Google, which has launched an inexpensive smartphone with them in mind. The Android One program is designed for easy connectivity. Life without a smartphone is unthinkable for many people today. The electronic devices do everything from helping us to plan our day and …
Yemeni healthcare about to collapse; Moroccan fighter jet “missing” after air strike
Signingis Egypt’s third extension of agreement, prolonging cooperation period from 2015 to 2018
The Masterpeace organisation is an international network that believes in the peaceful power of music.
This year, the festival brought a new idea that brings out arts’ social responsibility.
The federations promotes joint Arab action, says Sameh Shoukry
The team reaped its fourth title this year, the first time in its history.
The Middle East Theatre Academy and Kevin Spacey Foundation have partnered together to create Home Grown, the region’s first theatre programme to discover future performers
Morocco won the title after topping the rankings at the tournament, coming in first with a total score of 310 strokes, to preserve the title it won last year at the same competition, held in Egypt.
The conference gathered a group of international religious scholars
Egypt one of the largest Umrah markets with 945,000 pilgrims last year
Challenges confronting Arab region exceed security measures taken, says Arab League head El-Araby
Foreign ministers meet Sunday in Arab League to discuss Palestinian and Libyan developments
An Egyptian television host claimed the Moroccan economy was based on prostitution
Military leaders discuss means of securing common border and halt illegal crossing
Foreign ministers touch upon concerning developments in Iraq, Palestine and Libya
Egyptian president stresses importance of strengthening ties with its neighbouring Arab country
White House says it is looking forward to working with Egypt’s new president, but also shared concerns
By Marwan Muasher When the Arab awakening began in 2011, its primary goal should have been to advance pluralism and democracy – causes that were neglected in the Arab world’s first, anti-colonial awakening in the 20th century. But, after three years of struggle, the process has only just begun. Will the second Arab awakening finally …
Reuters – Morocco’s economic growth slowed sharply to 2.5% in the first quarter from a year earlier, and is likely to ease slightly again this quarter as agricultural output shrinks, the country’s planning agency said on Tuesday. Agriculture, which accounts for about 15% of Morocco’s gross domestic product, fell 3.4% in the first three months …
Relations have been strained since the US suspended the delivery of military aid pending “credible progress” toward democracy
Reuters – Abu Dhabi National Energy Co (TAQA) posted a net loss of AED 2.52bn ($687m) for 2013 as it marked down the value of its oil and gas holdings in North America, the company said on Tuesday. The state-controlled energy investment giant swung from a profit after minority interests of AED 649m in 2012. …
Obama has made improving nuclear safety one of the figurehead foreign policies of his presidency and said in 2009 that nuclear terrorism was “the most immediate and extreme threat to global security”.
Morocco congratulates Egypt on the results of the referendum and seeks economic and political cooperation