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Morocco king deplores 'social inequality'

Morocco's King Mohammed VI on Wednesday deplored the persistence of serious "social inequalities" in the kingdom in a speech marking the 15th anniversary of his accession to the throne. While he spoke of "progress made", the king deplored the unequal distribution of wealth in the country, urging a report to assess the "value of Morocco between 1999 and 2013". "If Morocco has seen tangible ...

IMF approves new $5B credit line for Morocco

The International Monetary fund has announced a new, two-year $5 billion credit line for Morocco to support reform efforts. The new support follows up on an earlier two year credit agreement approved in ...

IMF agrees on $5 billion credit line for Morocco

The International Monetary Fund said on Monday it will provide Morocco a $5 billion credit line to help the North African country pursue a reform agenda to achieve rapid and more inclusive economic growth.thanks Morocco's central bank governor said last month his country was working with the IMF on a new line of credit to replace a $6.2 billion two-year precautionary liquidity line, or PLL, that ...

IMF announces new $5B credit line to bolster Morocco's economy amid global difficulties

The International Monetary fund has announced a new, two-year $5 billion credit line for Morocco to support reform efforts.

Morocco Celebrates 15 Years Under King Mohammed VI's Leadership

WASHINGTON, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) ? On July 30th Moroccans celebrate the 15th anniversary of the reign of King Mohammed VI. Since ascending the throne in 1999, the King has consolidated and accelerated a broad range of democratic, social, and economic reforms begun by his father, King Hassan II, to improve the lives of individual citizens and empower the institutions that ...

French al-Qaida recruiter arrested in Tangiers

RABAT, Morocco (AP) ? Moroccan police have arrested a French citizen of Algerian origin near Tangiers on suspicion of recruiting men to travel to Syria and Iraq to fight for al-Qaida, authorities said.

Morocco's H1 trade deficit rises 2.2 percent

Morocco's trade deficit rose 2.2 percent in the first half of 2014 from a year earlier to 102.45 billion dirhams ($12.45 billion), the foreign exchange regulator said on Tuesday. Morocco's exports rose 7.4 pct in January-June, thanks to sharply higher exports from the auto, electronic and aviation industries, which surged respectively by 35.6 percent, 25.9 percent and 6.1 percent, helping to ...

By H.E. Mrs. Faouz El Achchabi

The Kingdom of Morocco celebrates on 30 July 2014 the 15 anniversary of the ascension to the throne of His Royal Majesty King Mohammed VI.

Morocco goes on high alert over terror threats

By Aziz El Yaakoubi RABAT (Reuters) - Morocco has put its security services on high alert after intelligence reports revealed a "serious terror threat" from Islamist militants returning home after fighting in Iraq and Syria, the government said. Hundreds of fighters from Morocco and other Maghreb states like Tunisia and Algeria have joined Islamist-dominated fighters in Syria's civil war and the ...

GfK Wins Morocco Tender for Electronic TV Audience Measurement and Extends Radio Audience Measurement Contract in ...

GfK Wins Morocco Tender for Electronic TV Audience Measurement and Extends Radio Audience Measurement Contract in Switzerland





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