Moroccan Hammam Among Seven Places Qataris Go to Relax

Rabat - Emirati magazine Step Feed has ranked one of Morocco’s Hammams among the seven places in the world where Qatari nationals go to relax. Step Feed ranked Morocco’s Hammam of Bab Doukkala, located in Marrakesh, sixth on the list of seven places where Qatari nationals go to relax, right between New Zealand‘s Hells Gate, which ranked last, and Malaysia ‘s Petronas Twin Towers, which ranked in fifth posit ...

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Yemeni President Flies to Tangier to Meet Saudi King

Rabat - Yemeni President, Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi, is due to arrive on Thursday evening in Tangier, northern Morocco, to meet with Saudi Arabia’s king Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud. Morocco’s daily Alyamou24 news website quoted sources as saying that President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi is “expected to arrive in Tangier in the next few hours this Thursday, August 27th.” The same source noted that Abed Rabbo Man ...

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Saudi Arabia to Pay for Submarine Morocco Will Buy from Russia: Source

Rabat - Morocco and Russia may sign an agreement on the supply of the Amur-1650 diesel-electric 4th-generation project 677E submarine – and Saudi Arabia may be paying the bill.  According to Russian website, Russia behind the Headlines (RBTH), the submarine deal is most likely to be paid for by Saudi Arabia. Morocco is seeking to acquire the Russian-made Amur 1650 submarine during King Mohammed VI's forthco ...

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Tangier Likely to Host Trilateral Summit Between Morocco, Saudi Arabia and UAE

Rabat - The arrival of top leaders from the United Arab Emirates to meet King Salman of Saudi Arabia in Tangiers will likely lead to a summit meeting in the coming days. Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman of Saudi Arabia received at his Tangier residence on Thursday Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, UAE vice president, the premier and ruler of Dubai and Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed-Al-Nahyan, c ...

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Alert in Romania for Disappearance of Prominent Arab Businessman

Rabat - Famous Kuwaiti businessman, Mohammed Al Baghli has allegedly gone missing under suspicious circumstances on Wednesday, in the South-Central Province of Prahova, Romania. A report by Kuwaiti channel Al Majlis said Mohammed Al Baghli, 75, disappeared on the evening of August 5th after he went out for his usual jog at 8:30 pm near his palace in the Kiya Village of Nishio City, in Prahova County. His di ...

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Saudi King’s Unpaid Debt in France Creates Controversy

Miami - The man of the week, Saudi Arabia’s King Salmane is headlining the French press again! Another scandal has the King’s name in everyone’s mouth – the alleged nonpayment of a 3.7 million euro debt to Paris Hospitals (Hôpitaux de Paris). The King may have cut his trip short in France, but he has definitely left many marks. On Thursday, the French tabloid press read: “The heavy slate left by the King of ...

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Saudi Arabia: At Least 13 Killed in Suicide Attack at Mosque

Rabat - A suicide bomber detonated an explosive vest on Thursday in a mosque inside a local security force headquarters in Abha, the capital of Saudi Arabia's southwestern province of Asseer, leaving at least 13 dead. Saudi state channel Al-Ikhbaria quoted an interior ministry official saying that the initial findings suggest that the suicide bomber carried out the attack during noon prayers. In a statement ...

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UAE is the Arab World’s Most Reputable Country: Survey

Rabat - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is the Arab World’s most reputable country in 2015, a new survey has found. Last week, Forbes published the results of the 2015 Country Reptrak Survey, conducted by the US-based Reputation Institute which ranks the world’s 55 most reputable countries. According to the results, the UAE came in first above all the Arab World’s countries included in the list, as it ranked ...

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France: Saudi King to Arrive at Cote d’Azur Accompanied with Thousand People

Rabat - Amid a wave of outrage among locals, Saudi Arabia’s King is due to arrive over the weekend for a private visit to Cote d’Azur in France accompanied with at least a thousand people. While this is good news for local trade in Cote d’Azure, it is an inconvenience for local bathers as the French authorities have decided to close the Riviera in Cote d’Azure to assure the Royal family’s safety. The Saudi ...

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Eid al Fitr: Did Saudi Arabia Mistake Saturn for the Shawwal Moon?

Rabat - An information reported by a number for news website claimed that Saudi Arabia has reportedly made a mistake in the announcement of Eid al Fitr, which was celebrated last Friday in most Muslim countries. An investigation conducted by Morocco World News showed that the alleged mistake was nothing more but a hoax. According to Yabiliadi, which based its report on an unverified report published by an E ...

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Iran Nuclear Deal Sparks More Concern for Arab States

  Rabat - Gulf countries have remaining concerns that the nuclear deal with Iran will spark unwanted instability within the region, despite the deal’s intentions to improve relationships among the several world powers. Iran’s adversaries are concerned that the nuclear deal, which includes sanctions relief for Iran, will give the country greater resources to fund and assist with it’s military projects. ...

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Snapchat Streams Ramadan Prayers Live From Mecca

Rabat - Ramadan prayers from Mecca began streaming live on Snapchat on Monday, allowing millions of worshippers in Mecca to upload video content of Mecca through Snapchat’s 24-hour live story feature. Millions of videos and pictures from inside Mecca have been shared by worshippers, using snap chat’s live story feature. The service collects submitted clips and splices them together before releasing the best ...

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