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HM the King orders setting up of standing committee on situation of closed mosques
Rabat  -  

As part of the constant care granted by HM King Mohammed VI, Amir Al Mouminine, to places of worship, the Sovereign gave instructions to ministers of the Interior, of Economy and Finance and of Habous and islamic Affairs to set up a standing committee to examine the situation of closed mosques, said the Royal Office in a statement.

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UN hails HM the King’s initiative to train African Imams
New York (UN)  -  

UN Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman welcomed Tuesday in New York Morocco's efforts in fighting against extremism, notably the initiative of HM the King Mohammed VI to train African Imams.

New York (UN)  -  

Morocco's approach in fighting against terrorism in its security, religious and socio-economic aspects, was highlighted Tuesday at the United Nations during a high-level meeting of the UN Security Council's Counter-Terrorism Committee (CTC).

Benkirane Calls for Overcoming Deficiencies Hampering Tourism Sector
Rabat  -  

Government Chief Abdelilah Benkirane called, here Monday, for correcting the deficiencies that hamper the tourism sector from improving its competitiveness nationally, regionally and internationally.

 

United Nations  -  

Morocco has "good practices" in teaching religion and moderate Islam, Executive Director of the Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate, Assistant Secretary-General Jean-Paul Laborde said Tuesday.

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Tourism in Morocco: positive results with +8% of arrivals, +50,000 jobs and 174 bln MAD of foreign exchange earnings, Official
Rabat  -  

Tourism sector, a real engine for Morocco's economic and social development, achieved over the past three years positive and encouraging results with an increase in tourist arrivals (+8%), in bed capacity (+30,000 beds), and in employment (+50,000 jobs), said tourism minister Lahcen Haddad.

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Zurich  -  

The Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA) confirmed, here Friday, Rabat as a second host city to the 2014 FIFA Club World Cup, slated for December 10- 20 in Morocco.

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Geneva  -  

Morocco called, here Tuesday, for conducting a population census in Tindouf camps as "a prerequisite for sustainable solutions".

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Paris  -  

Morocco participated, here Tuesday, at the 4th High Level Meeting on Mali, which is a follow-up to the international donor conference 'Together for a new Mali'.

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Rabat  -  

The M'Goun geopark, located in the Moroccan central region of Tadla-Azilal, has obtained recently the UNESCO "Global Geopark" label.

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United Nations  -  

Morocco is a source of spiritual light for Africa and Guinea that has been, for centuries, attached to the Maliki rite, Guinea's Secretary General of Religious Affairs, Abdallah Jassi, said Tuesday.

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