US Is not Entitled to Assess Human Rights in Morocco: Minister

US Is not Entitled to Assess Human Rights in Morocco: Minister

Rabat - Following its “misleading” report on human rights in Morocco, Minister of Justice Mustapha Ramid said the United States is “not entitled to assess human rights in Morocco” ...

Amnesty International Calls on Morocco to Decriminalize Sex Out of Marriage

Amnesty International Calls on Morocco to Decriminalize Sex Out of Marriage

Rabat - In a statement issued in May 20, international NGO Amnesty International called on the Moroccan government to decriminalize sex out of marriage and revise the draft Penal C ...

Ban Ki-moon, Dullest, Worse UNSG in History of the UN: The Economist

Ban Ki-moon, Dullest, Worse UNSG in History of the UN: The Economist

Rabat - At the end of his second mandate as the Secretary General of the United Nations, Mr. Ban Ki Moon has dramatically failed to live up to the expectations placed on him by the ...

Photo of Prince Daniel of Sweden Used in Advertisement in Morocco

Photo of Prince Daniel of Sweden Used in Advertisement in Morocco

Rabat - Optique Chaab, an optometry center in Agadir, Morocco, has used a photo of Prince Daniel of Sweden, Duke of Västergötland, and the husband of Crown Princess Victoria of Swe ...

Othman Benjelloun to Launch Maritime Company

Othman Benjelloun to Launch Maritime Company

Rabat - Moroccan billionaire Othman Benjelloun is expected to launch a maritime transportation company after three months of negotiations between the Ministry of Transportation and ...

Maitre Gîms Leads Mawazine Festival Audience in Singing Moroccan Anthem

Maitre Gîms Leads Mawazine Festival Audience in Singing Moroccan Anthem

Rabat - On Monday May 23, the audience at Rabat’s Mawazine Festival was in for a pleasant surprise when it excitingly danced and sang along to Maitre Gîms’ most famous hits at the ...

Yves Saint Laurent Museum to Open in Morocco

Yves Saint Laurent Museum to Open in Morocco

Rabat - Studio KO founders Olivier Marty and Karl Fournier unveiled the first design plans for the new Yves Saint Laurent museum that will open in Marrakech, Morocco, in the autumn ...

Badr Hari’s Trial to Resume this Tuesday

Rabat - Moroccan heavy-weight kickboxer Badr Hari is expected to stand trial Tuesday, 24 May,  for his alleged assault and battery more ...

May 23, 2016

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