Morocco Newswire (Page 11)

Morocco Newswire (Page 11)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Morocco. (Page 11)

Results 201 - 220 of 3,989 in Morocco

  1. Morocco to rehabilitate Marrakesh Jewish quarterRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    The Jewish quarter renovation, estimated to cost $20 million, is part of a larger $32 million city rehabilitation effort jointly funded by Morocco's housing ministry and the City of Marrakesh, Morocco World News reported. Marrakesh's Jewish quarter, known as the Mellah, was built in the 16th century, according to Morocco World News.

    Comment?

  2. Marrakesh Jewish Quarter Gets $20M FaceliftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Forward

    The Jewish quarter renovation, estimated to cost $20 million, is part of a larger $32 million city rehabilitation effort jointly funded by Morocco's housing ministry and the City of Marrakesh, Morocco World News reported. Marrakesh's Jewish quarter, known as the Mellah, was built in the 16th century, according to Morocco World News.

    Comment?

  3. Fields should be scouted regularly for stripe rust, say pathologists. | File photoRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | The Western Producer

    Some advice is so good that it is worth repeating. So it is with plant pathologist Mike Harding's advice regarding stripe rust: scout your fields.

    Comment?

  4. .com | Moroccan women facing 'indecency' chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | News24

    ... Rights organisations have denounced the upcoming trial and protests are to be held later this week in Agadir and in Morocco's commercial capital Casablanca in support of the two women. "They were dressed in a very respectable fashion," said Bouchra ...

    Comment?

  5. Artist Calls Frappuccino Campaign a RipoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Courthouse News Service

    ... in the art world. Just this month, R&B star Usher posted a picture of Hayuk's recently completed mural in Rabat, Morocco, to his Instagram account, the June 23 federal complaint states. Hayuk says she been commissioned to paint murals for everyone ...

    Comment?

  6. Anyone for tennis? South Ruislip courts get 10K makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | This is Local London

    REFURBISHMENT of four tennis courts at Queensmead Sports Centre, South Ruislip, is now complete at a cost of A 10,000. The revamped courts will be available to all members of the community, though neighbouring Queensmead School will have exclusive access during the day.

    Comment?

  7. Need a new job? There are 1,500 roles on offer at event in Swadlincote todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Burton Mail

    MORE than 1,500 roles and 120 apprenticeships are set to be on offer at a jobs fair taking place today. A raft of businesses and organisations have signed up to attend the Swadlincote Jobs Fair to highlight the range of careers available to those out of work or wanting to improve their skills.

    Comment?

  8. Mad Maxine? A new video game developed by a Saudi prince features feminist biker chicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    ... the Czech Republic. Among the cinemas he discovered and captured in his photos, there are many that can be found in Morocco and Egypt - from Casablanca, Marrakech and Tangier to Alexandria and Cairo.

    Comment?

  9. Morocco Becomes A Major Olive Oil ProducerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    The Moroccan Center for Export Promotion, the export arm of the Ministry of Foreign Trade, today announced Morocco has become one of the largest olive oil producers in Africa and worldwide by nearly doubling a net production in six years to 1.5+ million metric tons. Morocco, which is already the second-largest global exporter of table olives, benefits from the implementation of national agricultural development plan Green Morocco , started in 2008 and designed to transform the agricultural sector into a stable source of growth, competitiveness and inclusive economic development.

    Comment?

  10. Wildflower photography workshop at the Gateway Centre South CerneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    A WILDFLOWER photography workshop which will focus on revealing aspects of the natural world will take place at the Gateway Centre, in the Spine Road South Cerney on Saturday.

    Comment?

  11. FIFA staying mum on whether president, secretary-general are coming to Cup finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... president Sepp Blatter and FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke, left, leave after a press conference in Marrakech, Morocco, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. FIFA continues to stay mum on whether president Blatter or general secretary Valcke will attend the ...

    Comment?

  12. Anyone for tennis? South Ruislip courts get A 10K makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Hillingdon Times

    REFURBISHMENT of four tennis courts at Queensmead Sports Centre, South Ruislip, is now complete at a cost of A 10,000. The revamped courts will be available to all members of the community, though neighbouring Queensmead School will have exclusive access during the day.

    Comment?

  13. Libya's elected parliament votes to stay in UN peace talksRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2015 | Times of Oman

    Saleh Al Makzom, Libyan deputy president of the General National Congress , speaks during the UN-brokered talks in Skhirat, near the Moroccan capital Rabat in this file photograph. A GNC lawmaker said that their negotiating team planned to head back to Morocco for another round of talks this week.

    Comment?

  14. Director of Moroccan sex worker film Much Loved charged with 'pornography and debauchery'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | The Independent

    ... at A 5 a time. Some complaints have been received by the Morrocan government about the film, known as Zin Li Fik in Morocco, with some suggestions that it contains pornographic scenes. Ayouch has said he was "shocked" by the film's ban, telling The ...

    Comment?

  15. Pricey Snoozes -- The 5 Most Expensive Hotels In The WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Switched

    When money's no object, then there's ample reasons to stay in the five most expensive hotels in the world. Of course, for most of us, this is not a reality.

    Comment?

  16. Inwi launches LTE services in 26 citiesRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2015 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    According to the operator's website, the 4G service is available in 26 cities, namely: Casablanca, Fes, Rabat, Sale, Temara, Marrakech, Agadir, Tanger, Mohammedia, Meknes, Kenitra, El Jadida, Tetouan, Martil, Oujda, Nador, Safi, Settat, Berrechid, Khouribga, Beni Mellal, Taroudant, Berkane, Skhirate, Dar Bouazza and Laayoune. In order to use the 4G broadband service, potential subscribers need to acquire 4G licences to the country's mobile operators.

    Comment?

  17. Hollywood hunk Vin Diesel shirtless in Morocco's Sahara desertRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    ... ever. The "ship of the desert" meets the "hunk of the desert"! Based on a photo posted by Diesel of a Kasbah, World Morocco News reported the filming location as Ouarzazate, Morocco, one of the world's filming destinations. focuses on 19-year-old ...

    Comment?

  18. Men arrested for kissing back in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    The trial of two men arrested for kissing in public resumed on Tuesday in Morocco, where a string of recent controversies has reignited debate over homosexuality in the conservative Muslim kingdom. Being gay is punishable in Morocco by up to three years in jail and the divisive law - known as Article 489 - has been the subject of several protests, including by feminist protest group Femen. 2 comments

  19. New Glasgow releases Summer Program GuideRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | The News

    New Glasgow's Community Economic Development Department says it has a summer recreation program that is jam-packed with themed day camps and programs being offered by the community centres as well as those being presented by recreation New Glasgow. The summer program guide is on line today at www.newglasgow.ca and hard copies are available at the Town Hall, New Glasgow Library, Ward One Community Centre, North End Rec Centre and the Westside Community Centre.

    Comment?

  20. .com | Morocco kiss trial resumes as debate on anti-gay law ragesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | News24

    The trial of two men arrested for kissing in public resumed on Tuesday in Morocco, where a string of recent controversies has reignited debate over homosexuality in the conversative Muslim kingdom. Being gay is punishable in Morocco by up to three years in jail and the divisive law - known as Article 489 - has been the subject of several protests, including by feminist protest group Femen.

    Comment?