NEWS | Morocco Used NSO’s Spyware To Snoop On Journalist, Amnesty Says

TEL AVIV – Technology developed by Israeli cyber security company NSO Group was used by the Moroccan government to spy on journalist Omar Radi, a critic of Morocco’s human rights record, Amnesty International said on Monday. The organization found that Radi’s phone was subjected to several attacks using a ‘sophisticated new technique’ that silently installed … Continue reading NEWS | Morocco Used NSO’s Spyware To Snoop On Journalist, Amnesty Says

TRAVEL | Morocco To Resume Domestic Flights Starting June 25

CAIRO – Morocco will resume domestic flights starting June 25, the state news agency said on Sunday, citing the ministry of tourism, air transport, handicraft and social economy. Earlier today, the government said it would further loosen lockdown measures for the services sector and domestic transport starting June 24, adding domestic travel would resume including … Continue reading TRAVEL | Morocco To Resume Domestic Flights Starting June 25

NEWS | Morocco Makes Dozen Arrests Over Coronavirus Fake News

RABAT – Moroccan police have arrested at least a dozen people for spreading rumors about the coronavirus, authorities said on Thursday, including a woman who used her YouTube channel to say the disease did not exit. ‘Fake news is the first cause of panic among citizens’, said Prime Minister Saad Eddine El-Otmani, comparing the spread … Continue reading NEWS | Morocco Makes Dozen Arrests Over Coronavirus Fake News

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Morocco To Close Non – Essential Public Places Starting Today: Interior Ministry

RIYADH – Morocco will close eateries, cinemas, theaters, sports, public clubs, baths, and other entertainment venues starting from today over coronavirus fears, the  Interior Ministry said. Markets, and shops selling necessary goods as well as restaurants offering a delivery service are exempt, the ministry said in a statement. Morocco, which confirmed 29 coronavirus cases, including … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Morocco To Close Non – Essential Public Places Starting Today: Interior Ministry

TRAVEL ALERT | France Scrambles To Repatriate Citizens As Morocco Stops Flights Over Coronavirus

PARIS – French authorities were on Saturday trying to arrange emergency flights from Morocco to bring back dozens of French nationals who were unable to leave after the North African nation suspended flights to European countries over coronavirus fears. Morocco, which so far has 18 cases of the virus including a minister, has suspended all … Continue reading TRAVEL ALERT | France Scrambles To Repatriate Citizens As Morocco Stops Flights Over Coronavirus

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Morocco Reports First Coronavirus Case: Health Ministry

RABAT – Morocco’s health ministry declared on Monday its first coronavirus case, from a Moroccan man living in Italy. The men is currently receiving health care at a hospital in Casablanca and his health condition is not critical, the ministry said in a statement without further details.

ARTS & CULTURE & ENTERTAINMENT | Morocco May Postpone Sports, Cultural Events Over Coronavirus

RABAT – Morocco is considering the postponement of sports and cultural events over coronavirus fears, a national committee charged with overseeing the state’s response to the disease said on Sunday, state media reported. Mass gatherings may also be canceled the committee said, adding that travel to and from countries suffering from coronavirus outbreak would continue … Continue reading ARTS & CULTURE & ENTERTAINMENT | Morocco May Postpone Sports, Cultural Events Over Coronavirus

LIFESTYLE | The Wealthiest Regal Houses

Boasting fortunes running into the tens hundreds and even thousands of billions, the richest royal families in the world make likes of Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos look decidedly hard up. THE RUNNERS-UP Not rich enough to make it into the top 10, the British royal family has an estimated combined net worth of $900 … Continue reading LIFESTYLE | The Wealthiest Regal Houses

Fashion | Dior Lights Up Marrakech With Fashion Show And Floating Candles

Around an enormous outdoor runway lit with dozens of floating tealights, French label Christian Dior crisscrossed cultures and continents at its first fashion in Morocco on Monday, with beaded dresses and patterned prints taking center stage. The “Cruise” Collection – hosted outside the usual fashion week calendar, but which is an important source of sale … Continue reading Fashion | Dior Lights Up Marrakech With Fashion Show And Floating Candles