Morocco Newswire (Page 13)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Morocco. (Page 13)

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  1. CambridgeNews published Testing times for World Touring Car ace Rob Huff as engine...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Cambridge Evening News

    Rob Huff endured a frustrating few days of testing as engine problems with the LADA Sport Rosneft Vesta vastly reduced the amount of time he had on track. The Cambridge driver and 2012 World Touring Car champion had been hoping to gain some valuable information ahead of the second round of the championship in Marrakech, Morocco next weekend.

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  2. Morocco: Persistent Restrictions on Rights GroupRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | Humans Rights Watch

    The Moroccan government's claim that it is merely requiring the Association for Human Rights to abide by the law and established procedures failed the straight-face test a long time ago. Morocco's administrative maneuvers, warnings, and prohibitions against AMDH seem designed to disrupt and undercut it.

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  3. DIARY- Emerging Markets Economic Events to April 19Read the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | Reuters

    ... WARSAW - National Bank of Poland holds monetary policy council meeting (to April 15). RABAT - Central bank of Morocco holds monetary and financial committee meeting WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15 WASHINGTON - Asian Development Bank economist Abhijit Sen Gupta ...

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  4. African Union urges UN rights monitoring role in Western SaharaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | AlertNet

    ... Human Rights to take appropriate steps to ensure sustained independent and impartial monitoring of human rights." Morocco took control of most of the territory in 1975 when colonial power Spain withdrew, prompting the Polisario Front independence ...

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  5. Encourage Private Investment in Morocco, Western SaharaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Commentary Magazine

    On Thursday, Secretary of State John Kerry and Moroccan Foreign Minister Salaheddine Mezouar will sit down to begin the third bilateral U.S.-Morocco Strategic Dialogue. I've written frequently about Morocco here at COMMENTARY because it's important to recognize success in the Arab world.

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  6. Survivor of Morocco caving tragedy returns to SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Yahoo!

    A Spanish caver trapped for days in a ravine in Morocco, along with two companions who died there, flew home Tuesday as Spain's government faced calls to explain why the climbers were not rescued sooner. Juan Bolivar, identified by the Spanish government as a 27-year-old policeman, landed at Cuatro Vientos airport southwest of Madrid just before 1600 GMT, an interior ministry source told AFP.

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  7. Tell me about Morocco, in particular RabatRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Ask MetaFilter

    My daughter is planning on spending her semester abroad in Rabat, Morocco. I've looked through Wikipedia/travel, but what should I know about the place beyond that information? For example, I'm looking for suggestions like: a) this place is not well known but you should visit for tourist/food/experience reasons b) watch out for X/Y/Z c) this is cliche'd but really go do/eat/experience this.

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  8. Fashion designer Smalto dies at 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | The China Post

    Italian designer Francesco Smalto, who as one of the stars of the men's fashion industry clothed princes, heads of state and sporting icons, has died in Morocco aged 87. The "creative visionary" provided men with "an allure and unique style" his fashion house said in a statement on Monday, adding that Smalto had died in the night from Saturday to Sunday in a Marrakech hotel. Smalto enjoyed a lengthy and successful career but his image took a tumble in 1995 when he admitted in court that he had provided call girls as well as suits to then Gabonese President Omar Bongo.

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  9. Rayon Sport humiliated by ZamalekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Umukino

    ... for the visitors to seal a much deserved victory for Jesualdo Ferreira's side that saw them book a berth against Morocco's FUS Rabat in the last 16 of the continental competition. Rayon Sports substitute AphrodisHategekimana who came on for striker ...

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  10. Armenia May Provide Moroccan Businesses With Opportunities To Enter...Read the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | Groong

    ... which are protected by the country's Constitution. According to him, Armenian businessmen in their turn may use Morocco as a bridge to win markets in the African continent. 'The Kingdom of Morocco may be the country for Armenian business people to ...

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  11. Humiliation for Nigerian and South Africa clubs in CAF competitions as Hearts rescue GhanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    ... took a four-goal advantage into the return match and Mouhcine Iajour was the star of the tie, scoring a hat-trick in Morocco and another goal in Nigeria. Two-time champions Enyimba clung to a one-goal first-leg lead against Egyptians Smouha in ...

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  12. Column: Volubilis: Morocco's Roman CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Current in Carmel

    The Roman ruins of Volubilis include a triumphal arch, magnificent mosaics and colonnaded temples. Surprisingly, the ruins are in the heart of Morocco and their extensive restoration by the French may have been a political statement.

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  13. Martin Dempster: Richie Ramsay's mental strengthRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    ... player practises, and realised he was perhaps being too hard on himself. As Ramsay won the Hassan Trophy II in Morocco on Sunday, there was one of those so-called lightbulb moments for me. He'd just run up a potentially-disastrous triple-bogey 6 at ...

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  14. Evening markets: ags caught up in wild late-March volatilityRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | Agrimoney.com

    There certainly seemed a hurry to get futures prices moving, upwards in the case of wheat , but very much downwards in the case of soft commodities. Month and quarter ends are noted for fund position closing, but the selling in softs was particularly remarkable all the same.

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  15. Morocco confronts abortion taboo with proposed reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    CASABLANCA, Morocco - It was just 7 a.m. and Hoda was walking alone to a clinic in the Moroccan coastal city of Agadir. She skipped breakfast: The Senegalese doctor had told her that the abortion would be better done on an empty stomach.

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  16. UPDATE 4-Turkish Airlines flight diverted to Morocco after bomb scareRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | Reuters

    A Turkish Airlines flight heading for Brazil was forced by a bomb threat to land in Morocco for more than three hours on Monday, but was cleared to fly on after no explosives were found. Flight TK15 had departed from Istanbul bound for Sao Paulo when a note with the word "bomb" was found in a lavatory, a spokeswoman said.

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  17. Muhlenberg Hillel Leader Quits Over Israel RulesRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | Forward

    ... Jonathan Katz found more tolerance for Jews than he's seen in many "clean and safe" Western cities. So why is #Morocco often described as "dirty and dangerous"? As far as we know, Abraham Lincoln never said, "Some of my best friends are Jewish." But ...

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  18. The road to A.D.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    ... opposites co-exist. Snow-capped mountains tower over an expansive, arid landscape. On the side streets of Marrakesh, Morocco, a vibrant city teems with life. The Western world competes with the exotic theater of ancient tradition. The makers of A.D. ...

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  19. Turkish Airlines flight diverted to Casablanca after bomb threatRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. CASABLANCA, Morocco -- Turkish Airlines Flight TK15 en route to Sao Paulo, Brazil, made an emergency landing in Casablanca, Morocco, after a bomb ...

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  20. What The Mini Bar Costs Around The WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... Other international bargain cities include Cape Town, South Africa ranked as the second best deal and Marrakech, Morocco as the fifth. And the most expensive city internationally speaking is Helsinki, Finland, with an average rate of $89 for room ...

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