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A Moroccan sacred best Arab inventor in Doha; 3 Moroccans earn medals at BIXPO 2019

Youssef Azzouzi, a young Moroccan won the title of best Arab inventor at the 11th season of the reality TV show “Stars of Science”, broadcast by Qatar Television, for his “Blood Flow Adjustment Stent. The young Moroccan’s invention, designed to help patients with congestive heart failure, received the support of the jury and the public’s […]

November 11th, 2019 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines,World News | Read More »

Morocco renews resolve to work in good faith to achieve a political solution to Sahara issue

Morocco has renewed resolve to work in good faith to achieve a political, realistic, practical and consensual solution to the Sahara issue, a solution guaranteeing full respect for the Kingdom’s national unity and territorial integrity. Morocco “will continue to work honestly and in good faith to achieve a political, realistic, practical and consensual solution based […]

November 6th, 2019 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Sound Energy & Morocco’s State Power Company Agree on Gas Sales

Sound Energy company has sealed an agreement with Morocco’s Office National de l’Electricité et de l’Eau Potable (“ONEE”) for the sale of the Company’s natural gas production in the Tendrara concession in Eastern region of the North African country. The deal covers the first 0.5 bcm per annum (approximately 48.4 MMscf/d) of production of natural […]

October 31st, 2019 | Posted in Energy,Headlines,World News | Read More »

Morocco, UK pave the way for their post-Brexit partnership

As the United Kingdom is about to exit from the European Union (EU), it seeks to secure trade with other countries. In this connection, it signed Saturday with Morocco an association agreement that will ensure British businesses and consumers benefit from continued access to the Moroccan market after the UK leaves the EU. The UK-Morocco […]

October 28th, 2019 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

KSA: King Salman appoints new foreign minister in partial cabinet shake up

King Salman Wednesday conducted a partial cabinet reshuffle with the appointment of a new foreign minister less than one year after replacing Adel al-Jubeir. State-run news agency SPA said the monarch appointed Faisal bin Farhan Al-Saud to replace Ibrahim al-Assaf named for the position in December in lieu of Jubeir. The new top Saudi diplomat […]

October 24th, 2019 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines | Read More »

Military operation in northeast Syria could see unintentional release of ISIL affiliates: UN chief

UN Secretary General António Guterres called for an immediate de-escalation of the fighting in northeast Syria, which has generated many civilian casualties and displaced up to 160,000 people in less than a week. “He also notes with serious concern that the current military operations could lead to the unintended release of individuals associated with ISIL, […]

October 15th, 2019 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines,World News | Read More »

Egypt: World Bank forecasts economy to grow by 5.8%

The World Bank forecasts Egypt’s economy would grow by 5.8% this fiscal year. The projection is lower than the government’s target of 6-7%. In a country note released last weekend, the World Bank inched up its growth estimate for Egypt’s gross domestic product (GDP) in the last fiscal year to 5.6% from 5.5%, matching the […]

October 15th, 2019 | Posted in Finance,Headlines,World News | Read More »

Tunisia: Runoff poll results project Kaïs Saïed next President

Exit polls published Sunday evening by a number of polling firms showed a landslide victory for independent constitutional law professor Kaïs Saïed in Tunisia’s presidential runoff over his contender businessman Nabil Karoui with 76.90% of the vote. Saïed commenting the poll results at the end of voting process pledged to carry the message of all […]

October 14th, 2019 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Banks should help youth and SMEs access loans- Moroccan King says

King Mohammed VI stressed the social role that Banks and financial institutions have to play in supporting Morocco’s development efforts through notably facilitating access of young graduates and SMEs to funding. The King insisted, in a speech at the opening of the Parliament’s fall session, that banks and financial institutions should be at the heart […]

October 11th, 2019 | Posted in Finance,Headlines,World News | Read More »

Yemen: UAE reportedly withdrawing hundreds of troops from Aden

More Emirati troops have been pulled out of Yemen’s southern port city of Aden, officials and witnesses claimed on Tuesday, as reports emerged claiming that warring parties were close to reaching a power-sharing agreement, The New Arab and The Middle East Monitor reported. The UAE has deployed hundreds of troops to Yemen since 2015, fighting […]

October 10th, 2019 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines,World News | Read More »