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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.

Jouahri on the Dirham Liberalization Reform: ‘Go Ask the Govt’

Rabat - For Abdellatif Jouahri, Governor of Bank Al Maghrib, the only party to blame for the postponement of the dirham liberalization reform is...

New Study Urges Morocco To Diversify Economy to Spur Job Creation

Rabat - Morocco has failed to benefit from its youth. The booming demographic evolution of the country has barely made any impact on wealth...

Moroccans Spent MAD 2 Billion on Online Shopping in 2017

Rabat - Moroccans are slowly changing their shopping habits. With the exponential development of electronic payment in Morocco and the proliferation of attractive offers,...

Gdim Izik Trial: Mohamed El Ayoubi Sentenced to 20 Years in...

Rabat - A new rebound in the Gdim Izik case. On Wednesday December 20, Sale’s Court of Appeal sentenced in absentia, Mohamed El Ayoubi...

Mobile Payment May [Finally] Materialize in Morocco in Early 2018

Rabat - Although originally conceptualized in the early 1990s, mobile payments may become a reality  in Morocco in early 2018, according to Abdellatif Jouahri,...

Marrakech Race to Promote Organ Donation

Rabat - “Running to save lives!” is the new slogan of Marrakech’s Mohammed V University Hospital Center, which wants to promote organ donation in...

65 Journalists Were Killed, Murdered While Doing Their Job in 2017

Rabat - While performing their job, 65 journalists were killed, 326 were jailed, 54 are currently held hostage and two are reported missing, worldwide...

South Africa: Cyril Ramaphosa Succeeds Jacob Zuma as Head of the...

Rabat - Finally fulfilling his political destiny, South African vice-president Cyril Ramaphosa has been elected December 18 at the head of the African National...

Khalladi Wind Farm Injects Its First Kilowatts in Morocco’s Electric Grid

Rabat - Production at the Khalladi wind farm is finally kick starting. Its first ever produced kilowatts have been injected into the high voltage...

Moulay Hicham: ‘I Have No Institutional Ties with the Monarchy’

Rabat - In an interview with a Harvard researcher, Prince Moulay Hicham Alaoui, the first cousin of King Mohammed VI, confides about his relationship...

In Abuja, Morocco’s Allies Rally for Its Admission to ECOWAS

Rabat - The head of states of the Economic Community for West African States want to run a thorough study on the impact of...

Morocco Must ‘Accelerate’ its Structural Reforms: IMF

Rabat - For the International Monetary Fund, Morocco is quite the good student. The international body commended the kingdom’s economic reforms, stressing however that...

Exclusive: Why Was Morocco’s Admission to ECOWAS Postponed

Rabat - While the decision was supposed to be taken this weekend during the 52nd Summit of the Economic Community of West African States...

Who Are the Favorite Employers of Moroccan French School Graduates?

Rabat - Maroc Telecom (IAM), Attijariwafa Bank, OCP, Royal Air Maroc (RAM), and the Moroccan Deposit and Management Fund (CDG) are the top favorite...

Mustapha Ramid Wants Equip Police Station with Anti-Torture Cameras, Again

Rabat - Mustapha Ramid, the Minister in charge of Human Rights, has called for the installation of surveillance cameras in the premises of the...

Casablanca’s Skytrain: the Rebirth of an Abandoned Dream?

Rabat - Chinese BYD is already all hands on deck for its upcoming projects in the kingdom. At the request of the Moroccan government,...

Major Saudi Real Estate Company Weighs Future Projects in Morocco

Rabt - Saudi real estate giant Dar Al Arkan is considering to establish future housing investments in Morocco, announced its chairman Youssef Al Shelash...

Foreign Investors to Create 26 Car Plants in Morocco

Rabat - Morocco signed Monday in Casablanca 26 industrial investment in the automotive sector with a total budget of MAD 13.78 billion. Chaired by...

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