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ECONOMY

Moroccan Banks

Rush on Currency: Moroccan Market Worried as Dirham Liberalization Approaches

Rabat - On the eve of the liberalization of the dirham, the Moroccan market has witnessed a rush on currency stocks led by fears...

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CULTURE

Eid al-Fitr

Eid al-Fitr: A Celebration of Happiness, Peace and a Lot of...

By Jenna Kleinwort Rabat - Eid al-fitr “the festival of breaking the fast” - is the celebration that marks the end of the fasting month...

IN PICTURES

By Tyler Brock Rabat - When you enter the ancient ruins of Chellah, you can see some of the greatest architecture in the ancient world. Corinthian columns spread across these historic grounds. Dismembered statues of human figures lay scattered in their...

Society

Agadir: Crash Between Two Trucks Carrying Gas

Agadir: Crash Between Two Trucks Carrying Gas

Rabat - A truck carrying gas cylinders crashed into another tanker containing gasoline in Agadir on Wednesday without causing any injuries. The incident happened between Anza and Agadir...

Education

King Mohammed VI Graduation Ceremony of Royal School

King Mohammed VI Chairs Graduation Ceremony of Royal School in Casablanca

Rabat - King Mohammed VI chaired the graduation ceremony of the year 2016-2017 school year for the Royal school  at the Royal palace in Casablanca...
VOICES

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Religion

Photo of Moroccan Muslims Praying at Marrakech Synagogue Goes Viral

Photo of Moroccan Muslims Praying at Marrakech Synagogue Goes Viral

Rabat - A photo showing a group of Muslims praying at Synagogue Beth-El in Marrakech is taking social media by storm. The photo shared on...
Saudi Arabia Foils Terrorist Attack on Grand Mecca Mosque

Morocco Condemns Thwarted Terrorist Attack Against Great Mosque of Mecca

Rabat - Morocco has strongly condemned the aborted terrorist attack that targeted the Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, according to a...
Video Canadian PM Justin Trudeau Wishes Muslims Happy Eid El Fitr on Facebook

Video: Canadian PM Wishes Muslims Happy Eid El Fitr on Facebook

Rabat - As his congratulatory messages to Muslims at the onset of every religious feast have become habit, Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, has...

International

Trump to Sign Executive Order to Block Muslim Immigration to US

US Reputation Damaged Under Trump Administration

By Gosuke Kawano Rabat - A survey by the Pew Research Center reported by Reuters demonstrates that the United States’ international reputation has been seriously...
Qatar FM to Tillerson: “Demands Should be Rational”

Qatar FM to Tillerson: “Demands Should be Rational”

Rabat - At the State Department in Washington, DC, Qatar’s foreign minister, Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani, met with US Secretary of State,...
Alabama Army Base in Lockdown due to ‘Possible Active Shooter’

Alabama Army Base in Lockdown due to ‘Possible Active Shooter’

Rabat  - The Redstone Arsenal base, near Huntsville, Alabama, has been locked down since Tuesday morning when reports of a “possible active shooter” began...