31-May-2019 to 10:40

Morocco’s Najat M’jid named UN Special Rep. on Violence against Children

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, on Thursday, appointed Najat Maalla M’jid of Morocco as his Special Representative on Violence against Children.

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31-May-2019 to 10:34

EBRD injects €20m into Moroccan SMEs

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has on Thursday issued a €20 million loan to Morocco’s Societe Generale to support green projects carried out by SMEs in certain value chains and industrial ecosystems.

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28-May-2019 to 11:53

Morocco creates over 130,000 jobs in 3 years

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — Morocco’s Prime Minister, Saad Eddine El Otmani has unveiled Tuesday that 138,491 jobs were created in the public sector as part of the 2017, 2018 and 2019 finance acts, compared to 116,977 for the 2012-2016 period and 71,442 for the period between 2007 and 2011.

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28-May-2019 to 11:26

Morocco carrier to open airbase in Laayoune

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — The Moroccan airline, Royal Air Maroc (RAM) will open, from June 11, 2019, an air base in Laayoune and position an ATR-600 type aircraft to launch new destinations connecting Laayoune and five other cities of the Kingdom, as well as the Canary Islands.

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23-May-2019 to 11:12

UN SG’s personal envoy for Sahara resigns

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — The UN envoy for the Sahara, former German President Horst Kohler, 76, has resigned from office “for health reasons,” the UN said on Wednesday in a statement.

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16-May-2019 to 22:58

Morocco: Customs revenues for last year exceed €9 blns

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — Customs receipts in Morocco amounted to nearly 9.3 billion euros in 2018, representing a 6.4 percent increase, compared to the previous year, according to the activity report of the kingdom's Customs and Indirect Tax Administration (ADII).

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23-Apr-2019 to 12:39

Morocco’s Agricultural exhibition still Africa’s first salon

APA – Dakar (Senegal) — Morocco’s Agricultural exhibition (SIAM), which held its 14th edition from 16 to 21 April in Meknes, reinforced "its legitimacy” as the first meeting of its kind in Africa "and one of the most important" internationally,” according to a statement published on Tuesday by the organizers.

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