5 hrs ago
Seoul cinema takes on Arab and Indian flavors
Seoulites may want to take a short break from local and Hollywood films in May and June, as two upcoming film festivals are bringing Indian and Arab movies to the city.
12 hrs ago
US Consul General Tours High Atlas Foundation Project Sites
US Consul General Tours High Atlas Foundation Project Sites In Morocco The High Atlas Foundation hosted the US Consul General, Brian Shukan, as well as Political Officer Ann Meceda and Public Affairs Officer Andrea Appell from the US Consulate in Casablanca at three project sites in the Marrakech region on May 14th and 15th.
21 hrs ago
Graphic anti-abortion leaflet campaign expands
An anti-abortion group has started distributing graphic postcards in northwest Calgary as part of its campaign to reopen the debate on abortion.
Tue May 21, 2013
5 migrants drown trying to reach Spain
Rabat - At least five illegal migrants drowned off the coast of northern Morocco as they were attempting to reach Spain, the Moroccan authorities said late on Monday.
The Las Vegas Sun
2 Moroccans tried for homosexuality get 4 months
A Moroccan court has convicted two men of homosexuality and public indecency, and sentenced each to four months in prison, in the latest case against gays in this North African nation.
Mon May 20, 2013
Hedge funds turn sweeter on most ags but not sugar
Sugar futures, hurt by fears that poor price prospects will force some Brazilian mills to close, missed out on a further turn positive by hedge funds on agricultural commodities, with exposure to rising cocoa values raised to a five-year high.
Travel: Marrakech, Morocco
The promise of searing sunshine is enough to lure us Brits on a trip to the exotic climes of Morocco.
Subsidy reform dispute imperils Morocco's ruling coalition
Morocco's junior government party is threatening to quit the coalition unless Islamist prime minister Abdelilah Benkirane moderates plans for sweeping cuts to subsidies on food and energy.
PM urges more action on tax from UK territories
Britain called upon its overseas territories to "get their house in order" over the sharing of tax information on Monday as the UK looks to lead a global fight against tax evasion ahead of a meeting of the world's wealthiest states.
Sun May 19, 2013
Conservative MP Michelle Rempel appears on CTV's Question Period on Sunday, May 19, 2013.
Conservative MP Michelle Rempel said she's "disappointed" over the ongoing Senate expenses scandal but stands firmly by her party, and the government is motivated by a "desire to make sure that we have accountability and transparency in the Senate." Speaking for the Conservatives on CTV's Question Period Sunday, the Calgary-Centre North MP ... (more)
Sat May 18, 2013
Keep it under your hat, but Fes is for real
It may not have all the trappings of tourist-friendly Marrakech, but this medieval Moroccan marvel reveals its charms slowly, says Stephen Bayley Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.
Fri May 17, 2013
The Globe and Mail
Even the horses have designer digs at this plush Marrakesh resort
The Selman Marrakesh Route d'Amizmiz, 40160; Marrakesh, Morocco; selman-marrakech.com/en/home ; 61 rooms, suites and riads starting at $526 . Equine artistry is what sets the Selman Hotel apart from the pack of posh resorts that recently opened in Marrakesh.
Thu May 16, 2013
Hotel News Resource
1,230 Premium Hotel Projects in First Class and Luxury Categories in Worldwide Pipeline
International hotel investors have clearly set their eyes on Asia and the Middle East - 770 hotels currently arise between Dubai and Shanghai.
The Daily Nexus
Gauchos Selected as Recipients of Prestigious Linguistic Scholarship
The United States Department of State has awarded two UCSB students with the 2013 Critical Language Scholarships for Intensive Summer Institutes, allowing them to both spend the summer in a prestigious foreign language program.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Free Dictionary
Coordinated Casablanca Bombings Kill 33
The 2003 Casablanca bombings were a series of suicide bombings on May 16, 2003, in Casablanca , Morocco .
Past haunts Casablanca slum
"There's no water, no work and no future. There's nothing at all here," says Hamid bitterly as he walks through the sprawling slum of Sidi Moumen in Casablanca made infamous 10 years ago.
More than 1,200 new luxury hotels in worldwide pipeline.
The new luxury hotels, which are currently under construction or in the planning pipeline, will become more beautiful than ever.
Tue May 14, 2013
Bollywood star Bachchan hopes for Hollywood roles
In this Dec. 1, 2012 file photo, Indian film actor Amitabh Bachchan arrives for the Tribute to Hindi Cinema at the Marrakech International Film Festival in Marrakech, Morocco.
T Magazine: Travel Essentials | Taroudant, Morocco
In our Summer Travel issue , which hit newsstands on Sunday, Christopher Petkanas waxes poetic about Taroudant , an out-of-the-way, stylish haven from Morocco's well-trodden tourist route.
Letter from Morocco: play it again
Here's looking at you a Casablanca's streets are filled with music and tales of film legends.