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(update) Barthe Cortes sells a 70 % stake in BVC Airlines for € 1 billion
CLARIFICATION: Barthe Cortes did not sell the BVC shares "SAN would like to issue a formal apology to BVC Group for news ("...
El Othmani Decries Opponents Who Want to ‘Hold Morocco Back’
Rabat – Head of Government Saad Eddine El Othmani has accused parties, which he did not name, of wanting to “hold Morocco back,” repo...
Energy: Morocco,52% of needs satisfied by renewables by 2030
Morocco is aiming to satisfy 52% of its energy needs with renewables by 2030, in particular with solar and wind energy and opportunities ...
Aactivists claim draft rights law fails to treat disabled people as equals
Critics claim proposed legislation designed to benefit disabled people focuses on prevention and diagnosis rather than rights and legal ...
Morocco issues arrest warrant for Paris attack suspect
Moroccan authorities issue an arrest warrant for Paris attack suspect Salah Abdeslam The hunt for Europe’s most wanted man has spr...
Trump and Terrorism Loom Over Marrakech
I was lucky to attend the Marrakech International Film Festival last week. Though only in its 15th year, it has quickly risen to promin...
Egypt to build 1 million homes for poor to help ease shortage
Egypt plans to build 1 million homes for poorer people at a cost of almost $20 billion over the next five years, the housing minister sa...
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