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  1. Morocco seeks immunity for officials in French dispute - sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Star Online

    Morocco wants immunity from prosecution in France for its officials as a condition of resuming judicial and security cooperation agreements with Paris, Moroccan foreign ministry sources said on Monday. Foreign Minister Salahedine Mezouar will travel to France this week, state news agency MAP said, as the North African kingdom tries to resolve a year-old dispute with a country which is its former colonial ruler and a key backer.


  2. IBIA to Hold Regional Forum in GibraltarRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | Marine News

    The Port of Gibraltar will showcase its bunkering and marine services at the International Bunker Industry Association Regional Forum, February 24-27. The forum, which takes place at Gibraltar's Sunborn Hotel, will include a workshop on bunkering; a session focusing on mega yacht and leisure services; an overview of bunkering in the Mediterranean as well as updates on IMO's steps to improve fuel quality, IBIA's port charter initiative, visits to bunkering barges and a reception at the top of the Rock of Gibraltar.


  3. Morocco arrests eight for recruiting Islamic State fightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 |

    Moroccan authorities have arrested eight people suspected of recruiting fighters for the Islamic State group and will send them to trial, the interior ministry said. RABAT: Moroccan authorities have arrested eight people suspected of recruiting fighters for the Islamic State group and will send them to trial, the interior ministry said on Saturday .


  4. The World Music Institute Presents Emil Zrihan TonightRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 |

    The power and range of Zrihan's countertenor have earned him renown as "the voice of the mockingbird." Born in Rabat, Morocco, he is now cantor at the main synagogue in Israel's Ashkelon, one of the oldest cities in the world, situated along the Via Maris which joins Egypt and Syria.


  5. Landfill crisis thrusts Sukleen in limelightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Sukleen cleaning company is woven into the fabric of Beirut. The men in green can be found on almost every corner of the maze of roads and highways that make up Lebanon's capital.


  6. Africa: Who Will Dazzle as Soccer Spectacular Kicks Off?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 |

    Desperation influenced the choice of Equatorial Guinea for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations. Morocco had been anointed as hosts but as the Ebola epidemic claimed victims by the thousands, the Rabat government expressed concern about holding the tournament.


  7. French FM to head to Morocco as cooperation on Islamist militants faltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Reuters

    France's foreign minister will soon travel to Morocco to temper a row with its former colony almost a year after it suspended judicial cooperation between the two states leaving gaps in security coordination over Islamic militants. The rare diplomatic spat between Paris and Rabat first broke out last February after French police went to the Moroccan Embassy in Paris seeking to question the head of the domestic intelligence service over torture allegations.


  8. ACWA Power Consortium named Preferred Bidder of Noor II and Noor III projects in MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | AME Info

    On 14January 2015, a consortium led by ACWA Power, a leading water and power developer, owner and operator based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia with international operations in 9 countries, and SENER, the Spanish engineering and construction company, as technology provider was announced as preferred bidder to develop, construct, own and operate the Independent Power Projects of Noor II and Noor III located in Ouarzazate in the Kingdom of Morocco.


  9. Egypt FM to visit Morocco on ThursdayRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 |

    Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry is expected to begin a two-day visit to Morocco on Thursday, Egypt's embassy in Rabat has said. Moroccan state television recently described the 2013 ouster of Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi by the army as a "military coup."


  10. West Africa: Two memorandum of understanding between Morocco and IDB...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 |

    The Islamic Development Bank and the Kingdom of Morocco signed a memorandum of understanding for promoting existing cooperation and transferring Moroccan expertise to IDB member countries south of the Sahara. The memorandum was signed this morning in Rabat at the headquarters of the Ministry of the Economy and Finance in Rabat, Kingdom of Morocco.


  11. Squamish makes New York Times' list of 'must-visit' localesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 |

    Hundreds participated in the No Pants SkyTrain ride in Vancouver, B.C. on January 11, 2015. Vancouver Improv Anywhere hosted this flash mob where participants boarded the SkyTrain with their pants off.


  12. Morocco detains three ISIS suspects near Spanish enclaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Daily Star

    A man walks past houses that were heavily damaged by flash floods two month earlier in the Moroccan coastal village of Aglou, north of Sidi Ifni on January 12, 2015. AFP PHOTO/FADEL SENNA RABAT: Moroccan police have detained three suspected supporters of ISIS near the Spanish enclave of Ceuta, the interior ministry said Tuesday.


  13. Terrorism : Lessons From The Paris TragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 |

    I am an Editorialist, Author and Founder of Global Intelligence Partners ; a consultancy firm specialized in strategic analysis and Business Intelligence. An MBA graduate from HEC Business School and a graduate in public policy from Sciences Po Paris, I am also an editorialist and political analysts for french weekly "Le Nouvel Observateur" .


  14. New Orleans makes New York Times' list of top 2015 travel destinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 |

    The Mercedes-Benz Superdome dominates the New Orleans skyline during Super Bowl 2013 week, Thursday January 31, 2013. (Photo by @DavidGrunfeld, New Orleans' economic recovery since Hurricane Katrina and its growing arts scene made it one of The New York Times' 52 top travel destinations for 2015, the year that marks the 10th anniversary of the devastating storm.


  15. Violence fuels debate among Muslims over interpreting faithRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | The Charlotte Observer

    In this Friday, Jan. 9, 2015 file photo, Muslim worshippers walk in the courtyard of Al-Azhar Mosque in the Islamic Cairo neighborhood after Friday noon prayers in Cairo, Egypt. Amid violence like the attack in Paris on a satirical newspaper over its depictions of the Prophet Muhammad, there's been increasing discussions among Muslims who say their community must re-examine their faith to modernize its interpretations and sideline extremists.


  16. Exclusive Pam Frampton: Je suis CharlieRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | Telegram

    A Moroccan girl holds a placard that reads "I am Charlie" as people gather outside the French press agency, AFP, in Rabat, Morocco, Friday. I work in a newsroom - a highly charged, sometimes clamorous place where journalists make tight deadlines every day and then come back the next day and start all over again.


  17. Fabulous retreat in Moroccan medinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Yahoo!

    In these increasingly globalised times of ours, I often wake up in the morning and wonder where I am. So many hotels look the same the world over.


  18. Rain gets sports minister sackedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | World Soccer

    Morocco's sports minister Mohamed Ouzzine has been sacked by the country's king after rain disrupted a quarter-final in December's Club World Cup. A heavy downpour in Rabat before the game between Australia's Western Sydney Wanderers and Cruz Azul of Nexico resulted in complaints from the players that the waterlogged pitch at the Prince Moulay Abdellah stadium was dangerous and subsequent matches were moved to Marrakech.


  19. Morocco: HM the King Dismisses Youth and Sports Minister Over Responsibility in Rabat Stadium MessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 |

    HM King Mohammed VI dismissed youth and sports minister, Mohammed Ouzzine, who had asked the head of government to submit to HM the King a request asking to be discharged from his government duties over disruptions to a last month's game of the 2014 FIFA Club World Cup resulting from the damage to Rabat's stadium following heavy rains.


  20. Moroccan sports minister relieved from duties over Club World Cup pitch problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    King Mohammed VI of Morocco Wednesday relieved sports minister Mohammed Ouzzine of his duties after investigations blamed his ministry for defects exposed during a match in the Club World Cup hosted by the country last month. The royal court said an official inquiry confirmed "direct political and administrative responsibility" of the Ministry of Youth and Sports and that of the contracting firm for the defects.