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Morocco's Central Bank Hasn't Cut Interest Rates Since 2016

Rabat, June 18 -- Morocco's central bank, Bank Al-Maghrib is a central bank which hasn't cut interest rates since 2016, diminishing this year's economic projections for growth and inflation of the cou... Read More


Agriculture Company AGCO Opens Office in Morocco

Rabat, June 18 -- AGCO, a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, has opened a new office in the north-east of Casablanca, Morocco. According to the company's website, AGCO'... Read More


South Africa's Caster Semenya Denied Entry to Race in Morocco

Rabat, June 14 -- The Royal Moroccan Athletics Federation (FRMA) has banned South African Olympic champion and intersex athlete, Caster Semenya from running the 800 meters in Morocco. She was denied ... Read More


Morocco Sterilizes the Mediterranean Fruit Fly

Rabat, June 14 -- The International Atomic Energy Agency ( IAEA ) reports that the Mediterranean fruit fly, sometimes referred to as the "medfly," is threatening Morocco's economy. The Mediterranean ... Read More


Schengen Visa: Spain Sets up New Visa Appointment Management System

Rabat, June 13 -- The Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs has signed Tecnologias Plexus SL, a technology company, to design a new management system for visa appointments . Tecnologias Plexus SL will ... Read More


Forbes Middle East's Arab 30 under 30 Includes Morocco's Achraf Hakimi

Rabat, June 13 -- Representing Morocco, Achraf Hakimi is one of the athletes from Forbes 2019 list for the Middle East, which is a 30 under 30 ranking of Arabs who have "secured remarkable achievement... Read More


Moroccan Tourists Spend More in Spain than Spaniards Spend in Morocco

Rabat, June 12 -- A recent report shows that in 2018, Moroccans spent more in Spain than Spaniards spent in Morocco. This is partly due to more Moroccans visiting Spain than Spanish tourists in Morocc... Read More


Swedish Police Identify Morrocan Migrants Posing as Minors

Rabat, June 11 -- A new agreement between Sweden and Morocco, which enables Swedish border police to match the fingerprints of unaccompanied minors to Morocco's databases, has revealed that 90% of Mor... Read More


Moroccan Immigrant in Rome Stabs Man Wearing Crucifix

Rabat, June 11 -- A 37-year-old Moroccan man stabbed a 44-year-old homeless Georgian national in the throat on Saturday, June 8, at Rome 's central Termini station. The victim was wearing a crucifix a... Read More


Study Reveals Zara Owner Exploits Moroccan Labor

Rabat, June 10 -- Billionaire Zara founder Amancio Ortega has been accused of exploiting workers in Morocco. In 2017, Zara workers in Istanbul entered a store to attach notes to the clothes, saying, ... Read More