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Morocco Buys Home in Rich Washington D.C. Area for $14 Million

Rabat - A home in Massachusetts Avenue Heights, one of Washington D.C.’s richest neighborhoods, is now a Moroccan property.  Described by Washington Business Journal as "One of...

Broadcasting Authority Warns State TV Channels over Dishonest Coverage of Rif...

Left Wing Parties Call for Mass March July 20 in Al Hoceima, Despite Official Prohibition. Rif Protest
Rabat - The High Authority of Audiovisual Communication (HACA), Morocco’s broadcasting regulatory body, has issued a warning on Sunday to state-run TV channel SNRT and to  Medi1 TV over their...

Video of Donald Trump Singing ‘Despacito ‘ Goes Viral  

Video of Donald Trump Singing ‘Despacito ‘ Goes Viral  
Rabat - A video of edited United States President Donald Trump speeches making him sing the world wide music hit ‘Despacito ‘, by Luis Fonsi...

Moroccan Tourism Industry Resilient Despite Difficult Conjuncture: Oxford Business Group

Mosque Hassan II, Casablanca
Rabat - Morocco is close to achieve its goal of receiving 20 million tourists by 2020, states Oxford Business Group (OBG) in a recent...

Iamrachen: Rif Detainees’ Rejection of Protests on July 30 Proves Their...

Rif Protests: Moderate Salafi Activist ‘El Mortada’ Released to Attend Father’s Funeral
Rabat - Rif protest movement member, El Mortada Iamrachen, has said the rejection that the movement’s detainees expressed for holding protests on July 30 is...

Agadir Hosts 2017 Beach Volleyball World Tour

Agadir Hosts 2017 Beach Volleyball World Tour
Rabat - The city of Agadir is hosting the International Volleyball Federation’s (FIVB) 2017 double-gender Beach Volleyball World Tour from July 21 to 23. Men...

Policeman Uses Gun to Stop Gang of Thieves in Rabat

Police Officer Uses Firearm in Arrest of Criminal
Rabat - A police officer fired five bullets using his service revolver in order to stop four suspects arrested on suspicion of theft Saturday morning, according to the Maghreb News Agency (MAP). The...

Ghana and Morocco to Strengthen Means of Cooperation

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nasser Bourita and Ghanian Foreign Minister, Shirely Ayorkor Botchway
Rabat - Nasser Bourita, Minister of Foreign Affairs, said on Friday that Morocco and Ghana will strengthen their means of cooperation to continue the 24-project agreement signed...

Italian Court Gives Moroccan Man 3 Years in Prison for 8-Year...

Italian Court Gives Moroccan Man 3 Years in Prison for 8-Year Abuse of Daughter
Rabat - A court in Verona, Italy, has sentenced a 52-year old Moroccan man to three years in prison following an eight-year period of...

African Football Federation Elects Morocco’s Fouzi Lekjaa 3rd Vice President

Football: CAF Appoints Fouzi Lekjaa as 3rd Vice President
Rabat - The Confederation of African Football elected Fouzi Lekjaa as its third vice president during CAF Extraordinary General Assembly, held on Friday in...

Rabat to Hold Moroccan Business Bridge Symposium July 24

Rabat to Hold Moroccan Business Bridge Symposium July 24
By Safaa Kasraoui Rabat - The General Confederation of Moroccan Companies (CGEM) will organize the first edition of Moroccan Business Bridge symposium dedicated to Moroccan...

Video: Protesters in Al Hoceima Harass 2M TV Journalists

Video: Protesters in Al Hoceima Harass 2M TV Journalistsvideo
Rabat - Two journalists from the state-owned TV channel 2M were surrounded and pushed by protesters while covering the July 20 demonstration in Al...

83 Years Old and Graduating from First Grade: Why Women’s Education...

83 Years Old and Graduating from First Grade: Why Women Education Matters in Morocco
By John Andrew Morrow The success story of Fatimah Ouaziz, who decided to enter elementary school in her 80s, shows that providing women with equal...

Video: Moroccan Runner Breaks 400m World Record to Win Gold at...

Mohamed Amguoun Breaks 400m World Record to Win Gold at World Para Athletics
Rabat - Moroccan athlete Mohamed Amguoun ran the T13 400m race in 46.92 seconds at the World Para Athletics on Sunday, breaking the previous...

Saudi Channel Al Hadath Re-Airs Controversial Report on Western Sahara

Gulf Crisis Saudi Media Provoke Morocco Over its Neutrality
Rabat - For the second time in a month, the Saudi-owned TV channel Al Arabiya Al Hadath aired a report critical of Moroccan sovereignty...

‘Much Loved’ Star Loubna Abidar Battling Throat Cancer

Loubna Abidar
Rabat - Moroccan actress, Loubna Abidar, revealed earlier this week on her official Facebook account that she has been diagnosed with throat cancer. Abidar, who starred in the controversial Zin Li Fikfilm, “Much...

Medical Helicopters Save Lives in Morocco’s Rural Areas: Health Ministry

Medical Helicopters Save Lives in Morocco’s Rural Areas: Health Ministry
Rabat - The Ministry of Health has praised the efforts exerted by medical helicopters, which in July rescued many suffering from critical conditions in...

Govt. Officials Race to Finish Report on Al Hoceima Development Delay...

King Mohammed VI of Morocco
Rabat - Moroccan officials from several departments are in a race against the clock to finish a report about the causes of the delay...