Tag: Authenticity and Modernity Party

Leader of PAM, Main Opposition Party, Resigns, a Première in Moroccan Annals

August 8, 2017

Ilyas El Omari, Secretary General of Morocco’s Authenticity and Modernity Party (PAM), the main opposition party in parliament, presented his resignation on the backdrop of ... Read More

Moroccan Government Formation, Back to Square One

January 9, 2017

Stalemate is the word that describes the best the sterile negotiations over government formation in Morocco. Three months after the Islamist Justice and Development Party ... Read More

King Mohammed VI Entrusts PJD Leader with Forming New Govt

October 11, 2016

King Mohammed VI of Morocco received on Monday Abdelilah Benkirane, Head of the moderate Islamist Party of Justice & Development (PJD), and appointed him Head ... Read More

Moderate Islamist Party Faces ‘Mission Impossible’ to Form Government Coalition

October 9, 2016

Morocco’s parliamentary elections unfolded with the incumbent moderate Islamist party, Justice and Development (PJD) coming first followed by liberal Authenticity and Modernity Party (PAM) in ... Read More

Morocco’s General Elections: Incumbent Party Leads a Tight Race Followed by Liberal PAM

October 8, 2016

Despite frustration with its economic policy and conservative stances, the preliminary count of the votes shows a victory of the moderate Islamist Justice and Development ... Read More

The Royal Office Rebukes PPS Secretary General Ahead of Legislative Elections

September 14, 2016

The Royal Office has rebuked in the strongest terms the Secretary General of the Progress and Socialism Party (PPS) for uttering “unfounded” personal statements in ... Read More