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World Bank grants US$55 million loan to support youth employment in Morocco

The World Bank has approved a 55-million-U.S. dollars loan to develop youth employment program in the Moroccan central region of Marrakesh-Safi, local media reported...
Education

Morocco: Thousands Protests in support of free education

Thousands of people marched on Sunday in the Moroccan capital Rabat to defend free education and show solidarity with protesting teachers. Organized by the Moroccan...
An U.S. army soldier sits on top of an armored vehicle during the annual joint military exercise Foal Eagle between South Korea and the United States in Pocheon, northeast of Seoul, March 25, 2015. (Xinhua/Seongbin Kang)

Morocco, U.S Begins Annual Military Exercise in Southern Morocco

Morocco and the United States launched Saturday the 2019 edition of their annual military exercises named "African Lion" in southern Morocco. The drills will be...
Sierra Leone's President Julius Maada Bio, whose country is the guest of honor, speaks during the opening session of the sixth International Africa Development Forum (FIAD) in Casablanca, Morocco, on March 14, 2019. The sixth FIAD kicked off Thursday in the Moroccan city of Casablanca under the theme "when East meets West." Organized by the Moroccan pan-African investment fund Al Mada, the two-day meeting is a platform for dialogue, investment promotion and intra-African trade. (Xinhua/Chadi)

Morocco Hosts International Africa Development Forum

The sixth International Africa Development Forum (FIAD) kicked off Thursday in the Moroccan city of Casablanca under the theme "when East meets West." The opening...
Julius Maada Bio

Sierra Leon’s President in Morocco for Africa Development Forum

President of Sierra Leone Julius Maada Bio arrived on Wednesday in the Moroccan city of Casablanca. Upon his arrival at the Mohammed V International Airport...
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Prince Harry in Morocco to Support Girls Education

Britain's Prince Harry and his wife Meghan Markle visited Sunday educational facilities in the rural town of Asni near Morocco's central city of Marrakech...

Averda wins 20 Year Contract with Tangier City

Averda has won a 20 Year Contract with Tangier City.This contract is a new opportunity for Averda to launch advanced waste treatment...
Paralympic festival

Morocco to Host 2020 All Africa Paralympics Games

Barring any unforeseen circumstances, the paralympic version of the 2019 All Africa Games (AAG), will be detached from the main games. This year, the AAG...
U.S. dollar, euro and Swiss franc bank notes are seen in a bank in Budapest August 8, 2011.REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo

In 2018, Morocco’s Forex Reserve Almost Diminished by 5 Percent

Morocco's net international reserves amounted to 24.2 billion U.S. dollars by the end of 2018, with a year-on-year decrease of 4.9 percent, official statistics...
Murder

Morocco Authorities Arrested British-Swiss Citizen for Murder

The Moroccan authorities have arrested a British-Swiss dual national over suspected links to the murder of two Scandinavian tourists in a mountainous area in...

Train Derails in Casablanca

A train derailed Friday morning near Morocco's northern city of Casablanca, local media reported. According to Hespress news site, the derailment took place near a...
Morocco, Japan

Morocco and Japan to Strengthen Bilateral Cooperation

The Moroccan Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita and his Japanese counterpart Taro Kono vowed Monday in capital Rabat to boost bilateral cooperation. ...
Photo taken shows the stone monument in front of the headquarters building of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) in downtown Beijing, capital of China. The establishment of the bank is believed to replenish the current international financial order and create new energy for global governance in the 21st century. With more countries applied to join the bank, it has expanded its membership to 77. (Photo by Xinhua News Agency)

AIIB approves applications of six more countries

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) announced on Wednesday that its Board of Governors has approved the membership applications of six more countries, bringing...

Asia Grassroot Women Migrant Groups Calling For Protection For All Migrants

As the Global Compact on Migration, a non-binding pact on global migration governance, is being adopted in intergovernmental meeting in Marrakech, Morocco, grassroots women...

GCB Bank Goes International

GCB Bank Limited is expanding its operations to other countries, the Deputy Managing Director of the Bank in charge of Operations, Mr Samuel Amankwah,...

Sweden Government To Strengthening International Competitiveness Of Textiles And Clothing Producers

The Government of Sweden and the International Trade Centre (ITC) have announced a new programme aimed at strengthening the international competitiveness of textiles and...
Children

If Countries Act Now, Children Born Today Could Be Healthier, Wealthier, More Productive

New World Bank research released today gives policymakers compelling evidence that delivering better outcomes in children’s health and learning can significantly boost the incomes...

SA’s Government Declares Visa Waiver To Promote Tourism

South Africa’s government in a bid to ease ways of doing business and boost tourism in the country, ha announced a number of visa...

ICE Africa To Improving The Economic Growth Across Africa

Pietro Calicchio, Leader of the Hospitality and Gambling Industry for PricewaterhouseCoopers in South Africa, has identified the gaming industry as being one of the...

AfDB And FAO To Invest In Agriculture To End Hunger And Create Wealth In...

The African Development Bank (AfDB) and FAO today agreed to boost joint efforts aimed at catalysing agriculture sector investments in Africa to end hunger...

Italian Navy Destroyer Durand De La Penne Hits The Shores Of Ghana

On 30 August, 2018, destroyer ITS Luigi Durand de la Penne will arrive in the port of Accra-Tema (Ghana), where she will stay until...
Minister of Energy, Hon. Boakye Agyarko (Middle) at the just ended COM Meeting in Cotonou Benin

Mr. President Kindly Call Your Energy Minister to Order

The Tema District Council of Labour (TDCL) has petitioned President Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo-Addo to call to order Mr Boakye Agyarko, Minister of Energy,...
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Ghana’s Minority in Parliament Protests Over Double Taxation Agreement

The Minority in Parliament has raised concerns over governments intention to approve a Double Taxation Agreement with the Czech Republic, Morocco, Mauritius and Singapore...

Ghana Para Taekwondo Team Seeks Public Assistance

Mr. Shaibu Yakubu, coach of the three-member Para Taekwondo team, which represented Ghana at the just ended Third African Taekwondo Para Championship held in...
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GCB/AWB Signs An MOU To Enhance Trade And Investment Between Ghana And Morocco

GCB Bank Limited and Attijariwafa Bank Group (AWB), Morocco’s largest financial institution have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to broaden and consolidate financial...
2018 FIFA World Cup

Spanish coach anticipate difficulties at 2018 Wolrd Cup

Spain are one of the favourites to win the 2018 World Cup but coach Julen Lopetegui highlighted the difficulties his side will have after...
2018 FIFA World Cup

Draw for 2018 World Cup

Below is the draw for the 2018 World Cup to be hosted by Russia. Group A: Russia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Uruguay Group B: Portugal, Spain, Morocco,...
rail

Ghana aims to build high speed rail system

Ghana is to build a high speed rail system from Kumasi to Tamale and Kumasi-Accra, under a public-private partnership arrangement, to provide impetus to...

CHAN Draw Slated For November, 17 In Rabat

The Organising Committee of the Total African Nations Championships (CHAN), has disclosed that the draw for the 2018 CHAN in Morocco would be held...
ECOWAS

Big Brother Nigeria Skeptical About Morocco Entrance to ECOWAS

Nigerians are openly uncomfortable as Morrcco seek admission into ECOWAS (Economic Community of West African States). The ECOWAS is currently a Union of fifteen...