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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.

Celebrities Post Warm Tributes to Former American First Couple

The Obamas react. First lady and Barack Obama
Rabat - As Americans welcomed their 45th president to the white house, the inauguration festivities took on a more serious tone. The shock of...

Moroccan Tourism Engineering Company Called on to Review Business Model

President of the Board of the Moroccan Tourism Engineering Company (SMIT)
Rabat - The Court of Auditors has published a new control report January 18, on the management of the Moroccan Tourism Engineering Company (SMIT). In the report, a list of recommendations...

2016: A Good Year for Moroccan Economy

moroccan economy
Rabat - The Moroccan economy closed 2016 on a high note, according to Bank Al-Maghrib, who published their first note regarding last year’s estimations...

Casablanca: Electricity Prices on the Rise Again

Rabat – Casablanca’s electricity provider recently made changes to its tariff schedule, increasing all consumption segments. Lydec, the company managing water, electricity and sanitation in Grand...

Casablanca Stock Market Records Best Performance in 9 Years

Bourse de Casablanca
Rabat - The Moroccan stock market witnessed exceptional performance in 2016, recording a growth rate of (+ 30.46%).  The growth occurred during a year where...

Morocco: Oil and Gas Security Stocks at Critical Levels

Court of Auditors Reveals Dysfunction in Management of Regional Academies
Rabat - The Court of Auditors latest report is painting a bleak picture of the management of Moroccan security stocks. The investigating commission published in a...

Casablanca-Settat Receive MAD 3.5 Billion Investment

casablanca
Rabat - In an effort to promote investment and create jobs, the Regional Investment Commission of the Casabalanca Settat region has held three important meetings...

Agadir Meets Ambitious Tourism Goals Despite Difficult International Situation

Agadir
Rabat - The Agadir Regional Tourism Board (CRT) has released its statistics for the month of December as well as the cumulative data for...

Meetings Morocco: The New Era of Business Tourism

Moroccan Decour
Marrakech will be hosting the second edition of Meetings Morocco on January 12-13, dedicated to the organization of seminars and professional events related to...

Burqa Ban in Morocco: A Debate Between Security and Freedom

Rabat - The Moroccan Ministry of Interior notified burqa producers and retailers of the immediate prohibition on the sale as the destruction of current...

Manuel Valls Statements on Hijab and Women Sparks Controversy

Rabat - Invited to appear on France 2 Thursday night, former French Prime Minister, Manuel Valls, debated the issue of the Hijab with Attika Trabelsi,...

2016, A Difficult but Resilient Year for Moroccan Tourism

Rabat - From an international landscape tainted by conflicts and terrorism to a global economic slump, 2016 has been a difficult year for tourism. Despite...

Moroccans Mobilize, Sign Petition Against Apology of Terrorism

Moroccans Mobilize, Sign Petition Against Apology of Terrorism
Rabat - Artists, filmmakers, writers, journalists and activists are refusing to see part of their population — especially its youth — taken hostage by...

Video: Lebanese Anchor Vents Her Anger at Those Who Criticized Istanbul...

Video Lebanese Anchor Vents Her Anger at Those Who Criticized Istanbul Victims
Rabat - Fixing the camera with a strong glare, a Lebanese TV presenter for an LBCI newscast addressed the cyber bullying suffered by the...

Morocco Turns to Islamic Finance

Rabat - Halal credits and Sharia compliant bank accounts are now available in Morocco as the Central Bank and the Ministry of Economy and...

Morocco Ranks Africa’s Number One Tourist Destination

Rabat - Morocco is the number one tourist destination in Africa, according to French-speaking Belgian Radio and Television (RTBF). RTBF reported that in late November,...

Moroccan Islamic Education: An Unsuccessful Reform?

Moroccan Islamic Education: An Unsuccessful Reform?
Rabat - In Morocco, teachers are mobilizing against a textbook judging philosophy "contrary to Islam." In the Moroccan kingdom, where Islam is taught in schools...

Istanbul Attack and the Scary Violent Speech Against Victims

Three Moroccans Among Injured in Istanbul Terrorist Attack
Rabat - Human nature being what it is, it was inevitable that some Moroccan social media users decided that it would be appropriate to...