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Morocco Welcomes New UNSC Resolution on Sahara

Morocco welcomed the resolution on the Sahara adopted Friday by the UN Security Council, which renews the mandate of the MINURSO for six months, until October 31, urges the Polisairo to withdraw from the buffer strip, and calls on Algeria to contribute towards achieving a political solution to the regional dispute. “The Security Council resolution […]

April 29th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Gaza is about to explode, UN envoy warns

The Palestinian-Israeli conflict is continuing with no prospects for a political resolution and “Gaza is about to explode,” a senior United Nations official said Thursday, urging both sides to avoid further clashes along the enclave’s border. “Old wounds continue to bleed and deepen as we speak, risking the outbreak of another war,” Nikolay Mladenov, the […]

April 27th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Mecca authorities to offer Egyptian Mo Salah piece of land as compensation for talent

Authorities of the holy Saudi city of Mecca are contemplating plans to reward Egypt’s football super-star Mohamed Salah with a piece of land in the city for his excellent talents that have made him a global Muslim example, reports say. The 25-year old Liverpool forward is currently hovering over European football after scoring two wonderful […]

April 27th, 2018 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines | Read More »

SDX Energy Announces Gas Discovery in Morocco

The UK-based SDX Energy has announced natural gas discovery at its LNB-1 exploration well on the Lalla Mimouna permit in Morocco. The mudlog obtained through the section showed elevated gas readings of more than 20 pc with multiple sections above 50 pc, said the company engineers. The gas shows in this section contained heavier hydrocarbon […]

April 23rd, 2018 | Posted in Energy,Headlines,World News | Read More »

Merkel tells Israel to bear with ‘imperfect’ deal with Iran

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has urged Israel to accept the 2015 nuclear deal signed between Iran and world powers as she notes that the deal is imperfect but better than nothing. Speaking to Israeli TV Channel 10 Sunday, the German leader vowed that Germany will however watch very closely to ensure the deal is being […]

April 23rd, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Morocco confident in sealing mutually beneficial fisheries deal with EU

Morocco and the EU started on Thursday negotiations to reach a new mutually beneficial fisheries agreement, said minister of Agriculture, Fisheries, Rural Development, Waters and Forests, Aziz Akhannouch. “Morocco and the EU will start a new phase and I hope that the negotiations will culminate in a mutually beneficial agreement that respects the commitments of […]

April 20th, 2018 | Posted in Finance,Headlines,World News | Read More »

Syria: G7 Leaders condemn use of chemical weapons

The G7 Leaders have condemned in the strongest possible terms the use of chemical weapons in attacks in Eastern Ghouta, in Syria and voiced support to the airstrikes launched by the United States, the United Kingdom and France in response to the April 7 attack. In a statement released Tuesday (April 17) by the leaders […]

April 17th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Qatar National Library Inaugurated in Presence of Moroccan Princess

Princess Lalla Hasnaa represented King Mohammed VI at the official inauguration ceremony of Qatar National Library (QNL), on Monday in Doha. The ceremony was chaired by Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, who commemorated the event by placing the library’s one-millionth book, a rare 843-year-old manuscript copy of Sahih Al Bukhari, on the […]

April 17th, 2018 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines | Read More »

Libya: Rumors about Gen Haftar’s death denied

Rumors about the death of Libya’s strongman, renegade general Khalifa Haftar have been denied, still he is reportedly in coma in a Paris hospital after suffering a severe stroke during a visit to Jordan. The news of the Hafter being hospitalised sent shockwaves in Libya prompting analysts to predict an exacerbation of mayhem in the […]

April 17th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Arab Summit: KSA Donates $150 Million to Waqfs in Al Quds, $50 Million to UNRWA

King Salman Ibn Abdelaziz Al-Saud announced at the 29th Arab League summit, convened Sunday in Dhahran, that his country will donate $150 million to the benefit of the Islamic Waqfs (endowments) in Al Quds. “Saudi Arabia Announces a $150 Million donation to support Al Quds Islamic Waqfs,” Said the Saudi Sovereign at the opening of […]

April 15th, 2018 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines,World News | Read More »