Tag: Djibouti

Djibouti inks $1bn deal with Hong Kong company to build rocket launch site

January 12, 2023

Djibouti has inked a preliminary technological cooperation agreement with Chinese multinational Hong Kong Aerospace Technology to build a $1bn satellite and rocket launch site which ... Read More

King Mohammed VI sends messages to presidents of Djibouti, Somalia

November 24, 2022

The President of Djibouti, Ismail Omar Guelleh, received Wednesday in the Djiboutian capital royal envoy Mohamed Mehdi Bensaid, who handed him a written message from ... Read More

Desert to Power initiative to light up the Sahel countries “showcased” at COP27

November 15, 2022

Launched in 2019 by the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) and its partners, the Desert to Power initiative to increase solar generation capacity to provide ... Read More

China pledges to waive some Africa loans to defy debt-trap diplomacy claims

August 26, 2022

China has announced plans to waive 23 interest-free loans to 17 African countries that were due in 2021 amid a growing rivalry with the West ... Read More

Morocco: King Mohammed VI Delivers a Speech to the Nation on 69th Anniversary of the Revolution of the King and the People

August 20, 2022

King Mohammed VI on Saturday delivered a speech to the Nation on the occasion of the 69th anniversary of the Revolution of the King and ... Read More

Morocco & Djibouti to set up friendship parliamentary group

October 15, 2021

Lawmakers from Morocco and Djibouti have agreed to set up a friendship parliamentary group to foster contacts and dialogue between the two countries’ MPs on ... Read More

Seven African nations to play FIFA 2022 World Cup qualifiers in Morocco

October 12, 2021

Morocco will provide venues for seven African countries for the next matches of FIFA 2022 World Cup qualifiers as they lack professional stadiums meeting world ... Read More

More countries deplore Algeria’s decision to cut diplomatic relations with Morocco

August 30, 2021

Djibouti and the Union of the Comors have joined the growing list of countries that have deplored Algeria’s decision to cut diplomatic relations with Morocco. ... Read More

Sahara: Djibouti supports political solution under UN-exclusive process

May 5, 2021

The government of Djibouti has reaffirmed its strong backing to Morocco’s territorial integrity and to a negotiated political solution to the Sahara issue under the ... Read More

Moroccan SOMAGEC group builds oil terminal in Djibouti

September 4, 2020

Part of the Moroccan private sector’ s increasing investments in the Horn of Africa, the group SOMAGEC is contributing to the building of an oil ... Read More