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Morocco: Emerging Economy of the Mediterranean: An Authoritative Investment Guide - Hardcover
( Launch June 15, 2009)
by Jonathan Reuvid



Royal Tour to East Africa Marks Morocco's Commitment for Renewed Cooperation with the Continent
The tour of HM King Mohammed VI to East Africa marks Morocco's commitment for a renewed and coherent cooperation, supporting new opportunities for co-development and co-emergence in the continent, Youssef Amrani, Chargé de mission in the Royal Cabinet, said on Friday in Brussels.


First EU-Morocco Summit heralds new era in partnership

Granada - The first Morocco-European Union summit, held Sunday in Granada (southern Spain) was crowned with "success" and ushers a "new era" for the consolidation of achievements made within the framework of the strategic partnership with the Union's 27 countries, the two parties said.

At a joint press conference following the summit, Prime minister Abbas El Fassi said he was "very satisfied" with the outcome of the Morocco-EU summit, which crowns a long process of bringing parties closer.

Joint Statement (English / French) Video Report
Media Coverage (FR)


HH Princess Lalla Joumala Hails Moroccan-British Relationship "Significant Progress"
Moroccan-British relationship has made significant progress, said Saturday HH Princess Lalla Joumala, Morocco's Ambassador to UK in her speech made on the occasion of the 17th anniversary of the enthronement of HM King Mohammed VI.

Meeting with a delegation from the Jordanian-Moroccan Brotherhood Committee
The Minister Delegate to the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Mrs. Mbarka Bouaida, held a meeting on Thursday, July 28th, 2016 in Rabat, with a delegation from Jordanian-Moroccan Brotherhood Committee in the Jordanian House of Notables who are currently visiting the Kingdom.

Meeting with the Chairman of the Senate of Paraguay
The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Mr. Salaheddine Mezouar, met, on Wednesday, July 27th, 2016, in Rabat, with the President of the Senate of Paraguay, Mr. Roberto Acevedo Quevedo.

Meeting with US Special Envoy for Climate Change
The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Chairman of the COP22 steering committee, Mr. Salaheddine Mezouar, met, on Wednesday, July 27th, 2016 in Rabat, with the US Special Envoy for Climate Change Mr. Jonathan Pershing, currently on a visit to Morocco.

Morocco Participates in 6th meeting of 5 + 5 Defense Initiative
The 6th meeting of controllers general of the 5 + 5 Defense Initiative countries, kicked off on Wednesday in Lisbon, with the participation of Morocco.

M the King Offers Dinner in Honor of Tunisian Head of Government
HM the King Offers Dinner in Honor of Tunisian Head of Government

Morocco, 'Priority' Country for Spain’s Foreign Policy, Spanish FM says
Spain gives "high priority" to its relations with Morocco, Spanish Foreign Minister José Manuel Garcia-Margallo said Tuesday in Seville.

Sarkozy Highlights Morocco's Exception in Destabilized South Mediterranean Region
Former French president and leader of the Republicans party, Nicolas Sarkozy, highlighted Morocco’s exception in a destabilized South Mediterranean region.

Morocco, Spain Discuss Means to Boost Military Cooperation
Upon high instructions of HM King Mohammed VI, Supreme Commander and Chief of General Staff of the Royal Armed Forces (FAR), General de Corps d’Armée, Inspector General of the FAR and Commander of the Southern Zone held talks here on Wednesday with Spanish Secretary General for Defence Policy, Alvargonzales Alejandro San Martin.

Morocco's Ambassador Informs UN Security Council on Situation in Central African Republic
Ambassador Omar Hilale, Permanent Representative of Morocco to the United Nations, on Friday informed the Security Council on the situation in the Central African Republic (RCA), in his capacity as Chair of the Central African Republic configuration of the Peace-building Commission.

Foreign Affairs and Cooperation Minister Holds Talks in Istanbul with African Ministers
Foreign Affairs and Cooperation minister Salaheddine Mezouar held talks here on Thursday with several African ministers, on the sidelines of the 13th Summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation.

Burkina Faso Reiterates Support to Moroccan Autonomy Plan
Burkina Faso's minister of territorial administration and internal security, Simon Compaoré, reaffirmed here on Thursday the support of his country to Morocco's autonomy plan in the Sahara.

H.R.H Lalla Aisha: The Speech that Liberated Moroccan Women
In 1947, the late Princess Lalla Aicha stood on the podium dressed in a L’Enfant blue silky gown without a veil on her face, as it was the norm back then. She delivered an important speech after her father, late Mohammed V delivered his famous speech in Tangier where he announced that Morocco was part of the Arab nation and the Islamic world.

Morocco ratifies salvage and dumping treaties
Morocco has ratified two important IMO treaties that help to protect the marine environment – the International Convention on Salvage (1989) and the 1996 Protocol to the Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and Other Matter (1972)

Morocco Surprised by Statements on Alleged Moroccan Intermediation to Resume Israeli-Palestinian Peace Discussions
Morocco is "greatly surprised" by statements on an alleged Moroccan intermediation to resume Israeli-Palestinian peace talks, Delegate Minister to the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation Mbarka Bouaida said on Wednesday.

US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Pays Visit to Morocco
US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon is paying a visit to Morocco on February 16-17.

Morocco-KSA: Syrian Crisis to Be Settled Through People-Led Political Transition
Morocco and Saudi Arabia stressed, here Wednesday, that the settlement of the Syrian crisis necessarily goes through a political transition led by the Syrian people.

Morocco Participates in London’s Syrian Donor Conference
Morocco will take part on Thursday in a donor conference in London aimed at raising the money needed to help millions of people whose lives have been torn apart by the devastating civil war.

Noor Ouarzazate, World's Largest Solar Power Complex
Noor Ouarzazate, the first solar power project run by the Moroccan Solar Energy Agency (MASEN), is the world’s largest solar power complex with an overall capacity of 580MW.

Morocco To Present GCTF Working Group Achievements In The Hague
Morocco, which chairs the Working Group of the Global Counter Terrorism Forum (GCTF) on foreign terrorist fighters, will present this Monday in The Hague, achievements and prospects of the working group on this issue, on the occasion of the international high-level meeting on foreign terrorist fighters.

The 72th anniversary of the presentation of the manifesto of independence
Each year on January 11, Morocco's commemorates its Independence Manifesto Day when the document demanding independence for the Kingdom was submitted to France, the USA and Great Britain. These events took place in 1944 during the reign of the late Sovereign, His Majesty King Mohammed V.


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