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ECONOMY

American Agri-Food Manufacturer Sets Foot in Morocco

American Agri-Food Manufacturer Sets Foot in Morocco

Rabat - The American company Sensient Technologies, a worldwide producer of ingredients and additives mainly used in the agri-food industry, has just established itself...

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CULTURE

Tangier Hosts 3rd Annual ‘Youmein’ Arts Festival July 27-29

Tangier Hosts 3rd Annual ‘Youmein’ Arts Festival July 27-29

The third annual Youmein Creative Media Festival will take place in Tangier’s TechnoPark on July 27-29. At the two-and-half-day event, artists will gather to create...

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

Vital Records Officer Denies New Born an Amazigh Name

Vital Records Officer Denies New Born an Amazigh Name

Rabat - A father of a Moroccan new born baby in Casablanca has been denied the right to register his child under an Amazigh name. The...

Education

Student Dropouts in Morocco Decreased by 15% in 2016-2017 School Year: Ministry

Student Dropouts in Morocco Decreased by 15% in 2016-2017 School Year:...

By Safaa Kasraoui Rabat - Mohammed Hassad, Minister of National Education, Vocational Training, Higher Education, and Scientific Research, affirmed on Wednesday that school student dropouts...
VOICES

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Religion

Henrietta Karra

Israeli-Christian Man Allegedly Killed Daughter for Loving Muslim Man

Rabat - Just one day after her graduation from high school, 17-year-old Henrietta Karra was found dead in her parents’ kitchen, allegedly at the...
Controversial Moroccan Christian Preacher Challenges Salafi Scholar to Debate

Controversial Moroccan Christian Preacher Challenges Salafi Scholar to Debate

Rabat - The controversial Moroccan Christian preacher Brother Rachid has challenged Moroccan Salafi scholar Mohamed El Fizazi to debate Islam and Christianity. Brother Rachid posted a...
Qarawiyyin Mosque in Fez, Morocco

Moroccan Islam: An Effort to Fight Radicalism

Rabat - Morocco’s moderate, tolerant approach to Islam has largely prevented religious extremist movements from flourishing within its borders. Morocco deliberately works to prevent and...

International

Netanyahu apologised to Turkey PM for flotilla: US official

Netanyahu Threatens to Kick Al Jazeera Out of Jerusalem, Channel Fights Back

By Ghita El Hafidi  Rabat - Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed to shut down Al Jazeera’s Jerusalem office, claiming that “it continues to...
United Arab Emirates state minister for foreign affairs, Anwar Gargash

UAE’s Minister of State for Foreign Affairs: “We Have to Go on Without Qatar”

Rabat - The United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Anwar Gargash, expressed his frustration with Qatar on Wednesday in a...
Police Officer Uses Firearm in Arrest of Criminal

Tangier Police Arrest Englishman Wanted by Interpol

Rabat - An Englishman subject to an international search warrant by the International Police Organization (Interpol) for digital fraud was arrested in Tangier on Wednesday, the...