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Algeria's interim president Dismisses State-Owned Sonatrach's CEO

Rabat, April 24 -- Algeria's interim president Abdelkader Bensalah has sacked the CEO of state-owned petroleum company Sonatrach, Abdelmoumene Ould Kadour, Algerian state television reported on Tuesda... Read More


Automotive: Canada's Magna Expands Presence in Morocco with New Plant

Rabat, April 24 -- Canadian automotive supplier Magna is launching the construction work for a new mirrors facility in Morocco. The move comes as the Canadian giant seeks to be a part of the North Afr... Read More


HCP Says March Fuel Prices in Morocco Increased by 5.2%

Rabat, April 24 -- The High Commission for Planning (HCP) has announced that during the month of March, Morocco experienced an increase of 5.2% in gas prices. The HCP noted in the consumer price inde... Read More


King Mohammed VI Launches Construction of New DGSN Headquarters in Rabat

Rabat, April 24 -- King Mohammed VI launched construction on a new headquarters for Morocco's General Directorate of National Security (DGSN) on Wednesday in the Hay Riad district in Rabat. The new h... Read More


CAF Disqualifies Congo for Under-23 CAN, Morocco Gets 2nd Chance

Rabat, April 24 -- The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has disqualified Congo from the final phase of the 2019 Africa Under-23 Cup of Nations in Egypt. The decision comes after Congo did not ... Read More


Petition Increases Pressure on Morocco to Release Hirak Activists

Rabat, April 24 -- Over 160 artists and intellectuals have signed an online petition demanding the Moroccan government free Hirak activists. The petition is yet another call to authorities to release... Read More


Morocco Launches New Campaign Against Human Trafficking

Rabat, April 24 -- The Moroccan Public Ministry, in partnership with UN Women, launched in Rabat an awareness-raising campaign on human trafficking in Morocco on Monday. The campaign's purpose is to ... Read More


Diaspora Remittances Hit $7.4 Billion in Morocco in 2018

Rabat, April 24 -- The 2019 Migration and Remittances report from the World Bank has expressed positive expectations on the inflow of remittances from the Moroccan diaspora. In 2018, according to the... Read More


Seasonal Worker in Spain Warns Moroccan Women, 'Don't Come'

Rabat, April 24 -- When Samira Ahmad (not her real name) left her native Morocco and got on a bus to Spain in April 2018, she felt a mix of pride and self-fulfillment. She had made the final cut of Mo... Read More


New Zealand Launches 'Christchurch Call' Summit to End Online Extremism

Rabat, April 24 -- Following the deadly terrorist attack at two Christchurch mosques, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and French President Emmanuel Macron will co-chair a global summit on Ma... Read More