MAROC | MOROCCO

05-Jun-2020 to 09:28

Morocco/Covid-19: Vehicle sales down 82.7pc in May

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — Vehicle sales in Morocco dropped by 82.7 percent in May, compared to May of last year, with 2,298 units sold in all segments, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Association of Vehicle Importers in Morocco (AIVAM) said.

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04-Jun-2020 to 19:43

Spanish judiciary bans use of Polisario flag

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — The Spanish Supreme Court has inflicted another setback on the Polisario Frpnt with the ban on the use of its flag in the Iberian public space.

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04-Jun-2020 to 17:14

Morocco: Spain’s Supreme Court disavows Polisario

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — Moroccan researcher Abdelhak Bassou analysed, exclusively for APA, the importance of the recent ruling of the Spanish Supreme Court to ban Polisario symbols in public places in Spain.

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04-Jun-2020 to 16:52

African airlines expected to lose $8.1bn in 2020

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — African airlines are expected to lose nearly $8.1 billion this year due to the Covid-19 health crisis, the Association of African Airlines (AFRAA) warned, calling for urgent government support to avoid a cascade of bankruptcies.

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29-May-2020 to 19:13

Morocco's ex socialist PM Youssoufi dies

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — A former Prime Minister and figurehead of Morocco's socialist left, Abderrahmane El Youssoufi has died in the wee hours of Friday in Casablanca, at the ripe old age of 96.

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28-May-2020 to 14:49

AfDB president Adesina fights back, denies corruption accusations

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — The president of the African Development (AfDB), Akinwumi A. Adesina, has firmly rejected the accusations of prevarication alleged of wrongdoing raised against him by a group of anonymous “whisteblowers”.

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27-May-2020 to 17:21

AfDB mobilizes €264m for Morocco’s Covid-19 response

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank on Wednesday in Abidjan, approved funding to the tune of 264 million euros for Morocco as part of its response to the Covid-19 (PARC-19), a press release from the AfDB disclosed.

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