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Morocco’s King Leading Rail Transport to Higher Levels

Morocco is moving on a fast track development after joining the high-speed rail club. This achievement gives the country more confidence and all the motivations to look with pride and upbeat to the future. On Saturday, King Mohammed VI launched major railway projects, two days after the inauguration of the high-speed rail line connecting the […]

November 18th, 2018 | Posted in Finance,Headlines,World News | Read More »

Revival of Morocco’s Competition Council with New Appointments at its Helm

King Mohammed VI has named economist Driss Guerraoui President of the Competition Council and Mohamed Abouelaziz Secretary General of the institution that prevents anticompetitive practices, removes competition infringements, promotes the competition culture, and helps establish a fair competition environment. Since the end of the mandate of its members, including that of the former President Abdelali […]

November 18th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Turkey: Washington denies US action for Gülen’s extradition

The US State Department Thursday denied that the White House has asked several federal agencies to find legal means to extradite the leader of Gulenist Terror Group (FETO) to Turkey as a way to ease Ankara’s pressure on Saudi Arabia over the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Daily Sabah reports. The denial came few […]

November 16th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

ADFD Delegation attends launch of $2.3 billion TGV project in Morocco

A high-level delegation from the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development, ADFD, attended Thursday the inaugural ceremony of the $2.3 billion landmark infrastructure project of a high-speed train service connecting the cities of Tangier and Casablanca in Morocco. Inaugurated by King Mohammed VI of Morocco, the launch ceremony was also attended by French President Emmanuel Macron, […]

November 16th, 2018 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines,World News | Read More »

Morocco’s King, French President Inaugurate Africa’s first high speed train

King Mohammed VI of Morocco and French President Emmanuel Macron proceeded Thursday from the revamped railway station in Tangier to the official launch of Africa’s first high-speed train. The two leaders were offered the first two tickets of the brand new high-speed train before they boarded on an inaugural journey to Rabat. The train will […]

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

Libya: Tripoli to hand over Manchester subside bomber’s brother’s extradition to UK this year

Prime Minister of UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA), Faiez Serraj Wednesday his government was cooperating with British authorities to extradite by the end of this year Hashem Abedi wanted in the UK for conspiracy in the subside bombing that killed dozens of people most of whom teenagers, in May last year after his brother […]

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

Khashoggi Affair: Turkey calls for international investigation

Turkey Wednesday called for international inquiry into the death of the Saudi critic and journalist Jamal Khashoggi killed on October 2 in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Turkey’s top diplomat MevlütÇavuşoğlu on Wednesday before the parliament said an international probe into Khashoggi’s murder was necessary as part of Turkey’s efforts to shed light on true […]

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

Morocco’s 2nd Satellite Will Be Launched Nov.21

Morocco’s second Earth observation satellite will lift off on November 21st from the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana (South America). Built by a consortium comprising Thales Alenia Space and Airbus, the MOHAMMED VI – B satellite will be mostly used for mapping and land surveying activities, regional development, agricultural monitoring, the prevention and […]

November 14th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Morocco Advocates Political Solution to Libyan Crisis

Morocco has reiterated its stance in support of a political, mutually acceptable and lasting solution to the crisis in Libya. Such a solution will restore stability, ensure the unity and safeguard the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Libya, Moroccan Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita said on Tuesday at the international conference on Libya held in the […]

November 14th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Morocco to Launch interoperable mobile payment service

Morocco will be the first country in Africa to launch an interoperable mobile payment service with instant effect, The Kingdom’s Central Bank, Bank Al Maghreb announced. Mobile payment is conceived to be interoperable in the sense that individuals with accounts opened at different banks can proceed to transactions and transfer money using their mobiles with […]

November 14th, 2018 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »