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Palestine: Seven Palestinians, one Israeli officer killed in Gaza confrontation

Seven Palestinians, including a Hamas high-ranking official, and one top officer of the Israel army died Sunday in an Israeli incursion in the Gaza Strip Sunday. A routine sortie of Israeli Special Forces in Gaza to gather intelligence turned wrong after the Israeli squad, which intruded 3km inside the enclave, with a ‘civilian vehicle’ was […]

November 12th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

King Mohammed VI’s Participation in Commemoration of WW-I Armistice, a Token of Commitment to World Peace

King Mohammed VI, accompanied by Crown Prince Moulay El Hassan, has joined some seventy Heads of State in Paris to commemorate the centenary of the Armistice of World War I signed on November 11, 1918. The Moroccan Sovereign’s participation in the Armistice commemoration ceremonies sends a strong message to the international community and brings back […]

November 11th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Morocco’s King Joins World Leaders to Commemorate Centenary of WWI Armistice in Paris

King Mohammed VI of Morocco will take part on Sunday in Paris in the ceremonies marking the centennial of the armistice that ended World War I. The Sovereign will take part in the ceremonies at the invitation of President Emmanuel Macron of France, a statement by the Royal office said. Many world leaders, including US […]

November 10th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

King Mohammed VI’s initiative for settling differences with Algeria welcomed in Arab World

The call launched by King Mohammed VI to neighboring Algeria for a direct, open and frank dialogue to settle the transient and objective differences hampering the development of relations between the two countries has triggered positive reactions worldwide and earned the Sovereign praise in Africa, Europe, the UN and in the Arab world. In a […]

November 9th, 2018 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines,World News | Read More »

Qatar: QIA signs initial agreement for London-based Grosvenor House hotel acquisition

The investment arm of Qatar’s sovereign fund, Qatar Invest Authority (QIA) has reportedly agreed to buy London’s iconic Grosvenor House hotel as part of the Gulf country’s economy diversification plan amid its ongoing isolation in the region by neighbors. US real estate investment firm Ashkenazy Acquisition Corp accepted Tuesday to sell the hotel located on […]

November 7th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Morocco’s King reaches out to Algeria to dispel transient & objective differences

King Mohammed VI has reached out to Algeria saying that Morocco stands ready for a direct and candid dialogue in order to dispel the transient and objective differences that are impeding the development of relations between the two neighboring countries. The Sovereign also suggested the setting up of a joint political mechanism for dialogue and […]

November 7th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Oman: UK to open military base in March

The United Kingdom (UK) will unveil its military base in the sultanate of Oman in March 2019 in line with increased military collaboration between the two countries, Gulf Business reports. UK defense secretary Gavin Williamson visiting the sultanate in the final days of military drill between British and Omani forces confirmed the move, which will […]

November 6th, 2018 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines,World News | Read More »

Kuwait: Delivery of Eurofighter Typhoon to begin in Q4 of 2020

Kuwait will begin receiving its ordered Eurofighter Typhoon fighter jets as of the fourth quarter of 2020 with delivery completion expected in 2023. Air vice-marshal Adnan Al-Fadhli Sunday told state-run news agency KUNA that a team from Kuwait’s armed forced had visited Eurofighter factories in Europe to see production of the fighters it commissioned to […]

November 5th, 2018 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines | Read More »

Morocco improves ranking in Doing Business index

Morocco topped North African countries in the Doing Business report taking the 60th place globally. Morocco came second in the Arab world behind the United Arab Emirates in the report that assesses the business climate in 190 countries. The annual report published by the World Bank indicated that Morocco improved its performance when it comes […]

November 5th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

King of Morocco launches a religious talk show to counter attempts to distort the Prophet’s Hadith

King Mohammed VI, the Commander of the Faithful, on Friday launched a religious talk show to be broadcast by the Mohammed VI Radio of the Holy Quran and Assadissa TV channel. The initiative is meant to counter attempts to distort the Hadith, Prophet Mohammed’s sayings, at a time false Hadiths are circulated by some media, […]

November 3rd, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »