Chaima Lahsini, Author at Morocco World News
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Chaima Lahsini

Chaima Lahsini
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Chaima Lahsini is freelance journalist and activist with the Al-Fam collective in Rabat. She holds a BA from the university of Mohammed V in communication and information sciences. She previously worked as a subject matter expert for the account of Facebook Middle East Quarters in Casablanca, and was a regular volunteer on humanist projects around the MENA region with AIESEC programs.

Morocco’s Non-Financial Services, Wholesale Trade Performing Well

Rabat - In the Q4 of 2016, the activity of the non-financial market services sector and wholesale trade registered a considerable increase according to...

5 Things to Know About the $10 Billion Industrial City in...

Mohammed VI Tangiers Tech City project
Rabat - Morocco has signed an agreement with the Chinese aerospace company Haite on the construction of an "industrial city" near Tangier, which will...

Morocco At The Heart of The Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue

Morocco At The Heart of The Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue
Rabat - A Moroccan delegation participated in the Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue 2017 (BETD), which will was held March 20 and 21 in the...

Moroccans Reject ‘Muslim’ Electronics Ban

Royal Air Maroc. Photo by Genesis Melgar
Rabat - After toothpaste and nail clippers, it is now apparently “Muslim” electronic devices that terrorize the Department of Homeland Security.   This Tuesday, the...

Automotive Market: Italian Sofegi to Open in Morocco

Morocco Automotive Sector
Rabat - The Italian company Sogefi, a subsidiary of the CIR group, will set up its first African site in Morocco in the Tangier...

Morocco to Sponsor the “International Year of Sustainable Tourism 2017”

Moroccan Sahara. Camel trek. Photo by Katarina Maruskinova
Rabat - Morocco has partnered with the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) as the official sponsor of the program of activities planned for...

BMI Research: Benkirane Dismissal Won’t Affect Morocco’s Economic Growth

Benkirane: "There is Something Wrong in This Country!"
Rabat - The dismissal of Benkirane will not affect Morocco’s economic positive growth, but will make a dent in the country’s political liberalization prospects,...

Rebranding Morocco: A New Program to Support Moroccan SMEs

Rebranding Morocco: A New Program to Support Moroccan SMEs
Rabat - Rebranding Morocco, the initiative of a group of artistic directors, communication and branding experts to help and support SMEs (Small and Medium Businesses),...

Abdelilah Benkirane: PJD Welcomes King’s Decision on a Positive Note

Abdelilah Benkirane: PJD Welcomes King’s Decision on a Positive Note
Rabat - The General Secretariat of the Justice and Development Party (PJD) held their due meeting on Thursday following King Mohammed VI dismissal of...

5th International Africa Development Forum Kicks Off in Casablanca

5th International Africa Development Forum Kicks Off in Casablanca
Rabat - The 5th edition of the International Africa Development Forum (FIAD) kicked off in Casablanca on Thursday. President of Burkina Faso, Roch Marc...

Moroccan Engineer Kamal Oudrhiri to Assist Revolutionary NASA Project

Kamal Oudghiri
Rabat - Kamal Oudrhiri, head of NASA's Planetary Studies Department, is at the heart of a groundbreaking US space agency project to install an...

Gender Wage Gap: Moroccan Women Make 17% Less Than Men

Gender Inequality in Morocco Impacts Slow Growth of the Economy
Rabat - The gender wage gap in Morocco is still well and alive. Moroccan women earn about 17 percent less than men, a number than...

Morocco Among Top 50 World’s Best Countries: US Report

Morocco Among Top 50 World's Best Countries: US Report
Rabat - Morocco was featured among the top 50 best countries by US News and World Report's Best Countries listing, ranking 48th among the...

OCP Group to Invest MAD 16 Billion in Khouribga-Beni Mellal Region

OCP Group to Invest MAD 16 Billion in Khouribga-Beni Mellal Region
Rabat - In 2020, the city of Khouribga will acquire a major project: the largest phosphate pretreatment facility in the world. Located in Oulad...

45% of Moroccan Men Want Their Wives to Stay Home

45% of Moroccan Men Want Their Wives to Stay Home
Rabat - Almost half of Moroccan men would like their wives to stay at home, says a study published by the International Labor Organization...

OCP Acquires the First Biogas Engines in Morocco

OCP Acquires the First Biogas Engines in Morocco
Rabat - 2G, a German company specializing in gas engine technology, has announced the startup of its first two biogas engines on Moroccan territory. The...

African Bank of Development Approves New Moroccan Economic Strategy

African Bank of Development Approves New Moroccan Economic Strategy
Rabat - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (ADB) Group have approved the new Moroccan Strategy document covering the period 2017-2021. This...

World Bank to Issue Recommendations on How to Improve Moroccan Agriculture

World Bank to Issue Recommendations on How to Improve Moroccan Agriculture
Rabat - The World Bank is preparing a major program for the improvement of certain Moroccan agricultural sectors. The program, announced on March 8 in...