Amira El Masaiti, Author at Morocco World News
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Amira El Masaiti

Amira El Masaiti
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Amira El Masaiti is a Morocco World News correspondent in Rabat. She is a Cultural Studies student . She reports on a wide range of topics, including culture, and social issues.

Moroccan Farmer in Chichaoua Uses Human Waste to  Fertilize Watermelon

Rabat - A farmer in the region of Chichaoua, south of Marrakech, was experimenting with the ancient practice of using human waste as fertilizer...

Germany Bans “Full Face Coverage” in Veiled Anti-Muslim Ruling

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Rabat - Continuing the spread of anti-Islamic rhetoric and policy across Europe, the German parliament passed a law partially ban "covering the face" on...

Moroccan Military 3rd Strongest in North Africa

Rabat - Morocco is the third strongest military power in North Africa, according to the 2017 Global Fire Power report published April 25. The Kingdom...

Othmani’s Program Is a ‘Copy’ of Benkirane’s: Moroccan Union of Labor

Othmani's Program Is a 'Copy' of Benkirane's Moroccan Union of Labor
Rabat - The Moroccan Union of Labor (UMT) and representatives of political organizations in the House of Councilors called out the shortcomings they see...

EU Grants EUR 209,014 to Promote Culture in Morocco

EU Grants EUR 209,014 to Promote Culture in Morocco
Rabat - SouthMed CV, funded by the European Union (EU), has selected ten Moroccan organizations from Tangiers, Marrakesh and Casablanca through which to fund...

I, Dalila, Moroccan and National Front Militant

I, Dalila, Moroccan and National Front Militant
Rabat - Dalila Fortin, born to a Moroccan mother and French father, has recently traveled to Morocco to drum up support for the far-right National Front...

Moroccan Tea Pouring Challenge? Vine Celebrity Amanda Cerny Is the Expert

Rabat -  American Vine and YouTube celebrity Amanda Cerny, known for her humorous attitude, appears to have quickly “mastered” the Moroccan art of tea-pouring. In...

Urban Art to Take the “Street-Stage” at Mawazine Festival 2017

Urban Art to Take the “Street-Stage” at Mawazine Festival 2017
Rabat - 16th Annual Mawazine Festival  will devote an entire program to the celebration of street art, featuring live art, acrobatics shows, urban art performances,...

Third Annual Jidar Street-Art Festival Kicks Off in Rabat

Rabat to Be Africa's Cultural Capital in April
Rabat - Cementing Rabat’s reputation as a place of artistic expression and cultural diversity, the Third Annual Jidar Street-Art Festival got underway April 21. Scheduled to...

April 24-30 Must See Cultural Events

April 24-30 Must See Cultural Events
Rabat - Acapella, poetry, informative social discussion, talent competitions, documentary film presentations and all things multicultural and artistic await in this week’s Cultural Agenda!...

Maroc Plan Vert Going Strong: Akhannouch

Rabat – The Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Rural Development, Water and Forests has signed 20 Plan Vert contracts since the launch of the environmental...

Morocco Second Most Attractive Investment destination in Africa: Report

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Rabat - Morocco has ranked the second most attractive investment destination on the continent according to the latest figures in the Africa Investment Index...

Jumia Sees Growth in M-Commerce in Morocco

Rabat - As smartphone usage continues to spread through Morocco, the potential for mobile commerce in the country grows, says e-commerce leader Jumia in...

Debate: Should Morocco Say Goodbye to ‘Mama Franssa’? 

Moulay Youssef of Morocco with Generel Lyautey of France
Rabat - In Morocco’s capital of Rabat, some 2,216 km away from Paris, France continues to have influence on Morocco as a current primary...

Hilton Opens Office in Casablanca, Continuing Expansion in North Africa

Hilton Opens First 5-Star Hotel in Morocco
Rabat - Hilton, the global brand of full-service hotels and resorts, inked a deal to inaugurate a development office in Casablanca, with the aim...

April 17-23 Must See Cultural events

Rabat - Amongst the many arts and cultural events taking place this week in the Kingdom, we are faithfully showcasing the best and most...

AfDB to Launch Investment Fund for Female Entrepreneurs in Morocco

ADB to Launch Investment Fund for Female Entrepreneurs in Morocco
Rabat - The African Development Bank has announced that it will launch an Investment Fund for Female Entrepreneurship in Morocco. In collaboration with General Confederation...

Mohammed V Theater to Host Iconic Stars During 2017 Mawazine Music...

Mohammed V Theater to Host Iconic Stars During 2017 Mawazine Music Festival
Rabat – If you have a taste for live concerts and culturally vibrant music, you are in luck. Rabat's Mohammed V National Theatre will play...