North-West, Morocco Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Morocco reportedly bans burqa over security fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Fox News

    In an apparent attempt to foster more moderate expressions of Islam, the African country of Morocco reportedly banned the burqa, the full-body veiled often used by conservative Muslim women. The government has not issued a formal announcement of the move; however, local media have reported that vendors and merchants received written warnings on Monday from Interior Ministry representatives telling them to stop making and selling the religious garment.

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  2. Morocco/Western Sahara: Year of Reform and RepressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Humans Rights Watch

    Morocco in 2016 adopted important legal reforms but at the same time targeted selected opposition voices and protests for repression, Human Rights Watch said today in its World Report 2017 . Authorities restricted the activities of local human rights associations and systematically prevented pro-independence gatherings in Western Sahara.

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  3. Morocco bans production, sale of burqas on claim of security concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | UPI

    Businesses in some areas of Morocco this week have started receiving notices that the burqa is going to be banned, and they have days to quit making and selling them. Government agents are making the rounds in Morocco warning in writing that the burqa will be banned in the country, according to local reports, and businesses have 48 hours to stop making burqas and get rid of any they have.

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  4. Chariot Oil & Gas Limited (CHAR) Rating Reiterated by FinnCapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | IntersportsWire

    's stock had its "corporate" rating restated by equities research analysts at FinnCap in a note issued to investors on Monday. They presently have a GBX 35 price target on the stock.

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  5. .com | Morocco faces political impasse after talks collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | News24

    Morocco is facing an unprecedented political deadlock after the Islamist prime minister broke off talks on forming a coalition government following three months of fruitless effort. The impasse - apparently rooted in a power struggle between the Islamist Justice and Development Party and figures close to the royal palace - threatens to provoke a political crisis and possibly even new elections.

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  6. Vorsah denies signing for Moroccan clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Ghanamma.com

    Former Ghana international Issac Vorsah has strongly debunked reports suggesting that he has signed a deal with Moroccan giants Far Rabat. January, reported to have joined the Rabat-based club as a free agent after ending his stays with Austrian second-tier side FC Liefering.

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  7. Small cap round upRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Live Charts

    Integrated property services and project delivery company Styles&Wood announced on Monday that it has acquired the entire issued share capital of specialist mechanical, electrical and environmental consultancy services provider, The GDM Group, for an initial consideration of A 4m to be satisfied in cash and shares. Statpro, an AIM listed provider of cloud-based portfolio analytics and asset pricing services for the global asset management industry, has signed a five-year contract with a global South African asset manager for a minimum value of around A 1.5m.

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  8. Ghana defender Isaac Vorsah joins Moroccan giants FAR RabatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | GhanaWeb

    Ghana defender Isaac Vorsah is set to revive his career after joining Moroccan giants FAR Rabat on a two-year contract on Sunday. The former Hoffenhiem and Red Bull Salzburg defender joined the Rabat-based club as a free agent after parting ways with Austrian second-tier side FC Liefering.

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  9. Mexican migrants in U.S. are not criminals: Mexican foreign ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Reuters

    Mexican migrants in the United States are not criminals, Mexico's new foreign minister said on Monday, adding that the country would face the "dynamic" U.S. political situation with negotiation, not conflict or insults. Luis Videgaray, was appointed foreign minister last week just four months after he was replaced as finance minister in the wake of a controversial visit by Donald Trump.

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  10. Northern Ireland's McGuinness to resign over political crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Reuters

    Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister McGuinness will resign from his post in protest against his power-sharing government partners' handling of a controversial energy scheme, McGuinness said on Monday. McGuinness's nationalist Sinn Fein party had called on First Minister Arlene Foster of the Democratic Unionist Party , the province's largest pro-British party, to step aside while an investigation take place into the botched scheme it says could cost taxpayers hundreds of millions of pounds.

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  11. Pakistan fires 'first submarine-launched nuclear-capable missile'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Reuters

    Pakistan fired its first submarine-launched cruise missile on Monday, the military said, a show of force for a country that sees its missile development as a deterrent against arch-foe India. The launch of the nuclear-capable Babur-3 missile, which has a range of 450 km and was fired from an undisclosed location in the Indian Ocean, is likely to heighten long-running tension between India and Pakistan.

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  12. U.S. Navy destroyer fires warning shots at Iranian vessels: U.S. officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Reuters

    A U.S. Navy destroyer fired three warning shots at four Iranian fast-attack vessels after they closed in at a high rate of speed near the Strait of Hormuz, two U.S. defense officials told Reuters on Monday. The incident, which occurred Sunday and was first reported by Reuters, comes as U.S. President-elect Donald Trump prepares to take office on Jan. 20. In September, Trump vowed that any Iranian vessels that harass the U.S. Navy in the Gulf would be "shot out of the water."

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  13. Chariot Oil & Gas completes farm-out agreement with EniRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Live Charts

    Atlantic margins-focused oil and gas exploration company Chariot Oil & Gas reported on Monday that the farm-out signed between its wholly owned subsidiary, Chariot Oil & Gas Investments Morocco, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Eni, has now been approved for the Rabat Deep Offshore permits I-VI by the Moroccan authorities. The AIM-traded firm confirmed that as a result of the approval, operatorship of these permits has been transferred to Eni.

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  14. Morocco political deadlock deepens as premier ends coalition talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Morocco's prime minister has broken off talks to form a new government with two main coalition partners three months after the country's elections, deepening the worst political deadlock since the 2011 Arab Spring. Abdelilah Benkirane, secretary-general of the Islamist Justice and Development party , arrives at a polling station in Rabat October 7, 2016 REUTERS/Youssef Boudlal RABAT: Morocco's prime minister has broken off talks to form a new government with two main coalition partners three months after the country's elections, deepening the worst political deadlock since the 2011 Arab Spring.

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  15. Morocco's Amrabat pulls out of Nations Cup with injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    RABAT: Nordin Amrabat has been replaced in the Moroccan squad for the African Nations Cup finals by Omar El Kaddouri, the Morocco Football Federation confirmed on Saturday. The Watford winger limped off in the second half of last Sunday's 4-1 home loss to Tottenham and, after medical examinations, was ruled out of the tournament in Gabon, which starts next weekend.

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  16. Hilton Garden Inn Casablanca Sidi Maarouf Announced for 2021Read the original story

    Jan 5, 2017 | Hotel News Resource

    Hilton Garden Inn Casablanca Sidi Maarouf will consist of an initial 118 guest rooms with space available on site for further expansion. The hotel forms part of a mixed use development with a 550sqm ballroom and Moroccan-oriental restaurant also to be built in the vicinity.

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  17. Hilton Signs First Hotel in Casablanca, MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Hotel Business

    Hilton has signed a management agreement with Group Sadiki to open its first hotel in Casablanca, with construction set to begin this year. The Hilton Garden Inn Casablanca Sidi Maarouf will consist of an initial 118 guestrooms with space available for further expansion.

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  18. Seeing demand, Morocco approves first Islamic banksRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2017 | Canadian Business Magazine

    RABAT, Morocco _ Morocco has become the latest Muslim-majority country to authorize Islamic banks, amid growing market demand for Sharia-compliant banking. The Moroccan central bank announced this week it has approved five such banks, fulfilling a long-standing promise of the Islamist party leading a coalition government since 2011.

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  19. Bouhaddouz is late replacement for Morocco at Nations CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    RABAT: Striker Aziz Bouhaddouz was named in Morocco's final 23-man squad on Wednesday for this month' African Nations Cup finals after being belatedly brought in to replace the injured Younes Belhanda and Oussama Tannane. Belhanda broke his toe last month playing for Ligue 1 leaders Nice while Tannane suffered a thigh muscle injury training with the squad in Abu Dhabi last week.

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  20. Seeing demand, Morocco approves first Islamic banksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | WFTV Orlando

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