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HM the King Offers Condolences to Madagascar's President After Violent Cyclone
Rabat  -  

HM King Mohammed VI sent a message of condolences and compassion to president of the republic of Madagascar, Hery Rajaonarimampianina, after tropical cyclone Ava tore through his country, leaving several dead and thousands displaced.

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Morocco, Senegal Agree to Further Coordinate Stances, Particularly on Migration Issue
Rabat  -  

Morocco and Senegal have expressed their common willingness to further coordinate their stances, particularly on the issue of migration, at a meeting, Friday in Rabat, between minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Nasser Bourita and his Senegalese counterpart, Sidiki Kaba.

National Commission for Public Procurement Installed in Rabat
Rabat  -  

Head of government Saad Eddine El Othmani chaired, on Friday in Rabat, the installation ceremony of the National Commission for Public Procurement (CNCP), an autonomous body of a technical nature.

Exchange Rate Regime Reform is a “Sovereign Decision”, Says Governor of Morocco’s Central Bank
Rabat  -  

The reform of the exchange rate regime, which is a “sovereign” decision made by Moroccan authorities, was developed in coordination with the Ministry of Economy and Finance and Bank Al-Maghrib (Morocco’s central bank), Governor of Bank Al Maghrib, Abdellatif Jouahri, said here on Wednesday.

Morocco, Senegal Set to Strengthen Bilateral Cooperation
Rabat  -  

Speaker of the House of Representatives (lower house), Habib El Malki, held talks here on Friday with Senegalese Foreign Affairs minister, Sidiki Kaba.

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Morocco, Cote d'Ivoire Sign Cooperation Agreement in the Field of Sport
Rabat  -  

Morocco and Cote d'Ivoire signed, on Friday in Rabat, an agreement in the field of sport aimed at strengthening relations of cooperation and friendship between both countries through a series of activities and programs.

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Chilean Parliament's Support to Morocco’s Autonomy Plan, ‘Blow’ to Polisario’s Allegations (Panamanian Newspaper)
Panama City  -  

The resolutions adopted recently by the two houses of the Chilean parliament in support of Morocco’s autonomy plan struck a blow to the false allegations put forward by the Polisario Front, Panamanian newspaper ‘La Estrella’ pointed out.

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Spanish National Arrested at Bab Sebta for Attempting to Smuggle 105 kg of Cannabis Resin
Fnideq  -  

A Spanish national was arrested by Moroccan authorities on Thursday at the Bab Sebta crossing point for attempting to smuggle 105 kg of Chira (cannabis resin).

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Morocco is Making Major Efforts to Strengthen Intra-OIC Trade (UN Official)
Rabat  -  

Morocco is making major efforts to strengthen cooperation relations and promote trade between the member states of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), said, Thursday in Rabat, director of the UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) Office for North Africa, Lilia Hachem Naas.

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Rabat  -  

AFRICOM Deputy to the Commander for Civil-Military Engagement, Alexander Laskaris, hailed Morocco’s efforts to promote peace and security in Africa.

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Egypt, Guest of Honor of Next Casablanca International Publishing & Book Fair
Rabat  -  

Egypt will be the guest of honor of the 24th edition of Casablanca's international publishing and book fair, to be held on February 8-18, said the ministry of Culture and Communication.

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Salé  -  

The first instance criminal chamber for terrorism affairs at the annexe of Salé's appeal court handed on Thursday verdicts ranging from to 4 to 5 years in prison with no remission to three women in terrorism-related cases.

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