Morocco: King Chairs Launching Ceremony of Covid-19, Other Vaccines Manufacturing Plant

King Mohammed VI of Morocco chaired  Thursday, in the province of Benslimane, the launching ceremony of the works for the realization of a manufacturing plant for Covid-19 and other vaccines, a structuring project which, in the long term, will contribute Read more

Standard Chartered Saadiq launches Halal360 initiative to fund SMES in Asia, Middle East and Africa

The British bank’s global Islamic banking brand, Standard Chartered Saadiq, has launched an Islamic financial programme to fund Halal businesses of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) across Asia, the Middle East and Africa, Zawya reports. The fund, $100 million in Read more

COVID-19: CAF postpones 2021 AFCON to 2022, Moroccan Abdelmounaim Bah named SG

Owing to COVID-19 pandemic, the Confederation of the African Football, CAF, Tuesday, postponed to 2022 the 2021 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) to take place in Cameroon. The decision was made following consultations with various stakeholders and in consideration of 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 Read more

Morocco’s King Urges Africans to Tackle Alarming Issue of Street Children

King Mohammed VI has called on African cities and local governments to deal urgently with the rapidly growing problem of street children in Africa wherein more than 30 million children are homeless and living in appalling conditions. “Of the 120 Read more