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Tourist Arrivals in Morocco Up 8% by End of September
Rabat  -  

A total of 9.5 million tourists visited Morocco in the first nine months of 2018, up 8% compared with the same period a year earlier, according to the Tourism Observatory.

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UN Biodiversity Conference Kicks Off in Egypt with the Participation of Morocco
13/11/2018
Sharm El Sheikh  -  

The UN Biodiversity Conference opened Tuesday in Sharm El Sheikh (Egypt), with the participation of representatives and experts from 196 countries, including Morocco.

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EP’s Agriculture Committee Votes in Favour of Renewing Morocco-EU Agriculture Agreement
13/11/2018
Strasbourg  -  

The Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development at the European Parliament (EP) adopted, on Monday night in Strasbourg, a favourable opinion for the renewal of the agriculture agreement between Morocco and the European Union (EU).

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Morocco's Net International Reserves Down 1.8%
12/11/2018
Rabat  -  

Morocco's net international reserves amounted to 224.1 billion dirhams until November 2, 2018, recording a 1.8% year-on-year decrease, Morocco's central bank (Bank Al-Maghrib) said.

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Agriculture Minister Meets in Helsinki with European Officials
08/11/2018
Helsinki  -  

Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries, Rural Development and Waters and Forests Aziz Akhannouch met, on Thursday in Helsinki, with European officials.

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Renewable Energy: MASEN, AfDB Join Forces to Implement 'Desert to Power' Initiative in Africa
07/11/2018
Johannesburg  -  

Chairman of the executive Board of the Moroccan Agency for Solar Energy (MASEN), Mustapha Bakkoury, and president of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group, Akinwumi Adesina, inked, Wednesday in Johannesburg, a Letter of Intent endorsing a new cooperation under the "Desert to Power" program.

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MEDays2018: ECOWAS Parliament Speaker Reaffirms his Support for Morocco's Accession
07/11/2018
Tangier  -  

Speaker of the Parliament of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Moustapha Cissé Lo reaffirmed, on Wednesday in Tangier, his determination and commitment to support Morocco's membership application.

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