Tag: The North African country

Forbes Magazine Ranks Morocco Best Maghreb Country for Business in 2016

December 29, 2016

The Kingdom of Morocco has emerged as the best business-friendly country in the Maghreb and the second in Africa in the US Forbes Magazine’s 2016 ... Read More

Algeria: 30 Terror Cells Dismantled in 2016

December 26, 2016

Algerian internal security forces have been able to bust 30 terror and recruiting cells over the first ten months of 2016, reports say. The work ... Read More

Morocco: Suspect linked to pro-IS cell dismantled in France arrested

December 5, 2016

Moroccan security forces Saturday announced the arrest of a suspect connected to a terrorist cell arrested in France last month, reports say. The cell, affiliated ... Read More

Morocco-Nigeria: Businesspeople hold investment forum to boost economic ties

December 2, 2016

Moroccan and Nigerian business stakeholders are pondering over ways to increase economic ties between the two continent giants as King Mohamed VI visits President Buhari ... Read More

Morocco arrested an extremist affiliated with al Qaeda

November 21, 2016

Moroccan security forces have arrested in the town of Azrou, in Fès-Meknès region a man with links with al Qaeda Islamic organisation, reports say. The ... Read More

Algeria: IS Group Claims Killing of Police Officer

November 1, 2016

The Islamic State group has claimed the killing of an Algerian police officer in the eastern district of Constantine on Friday. The officer was killed ... Read More

Tunisia: British Military Batch to Train Local Forces

October 17, 2016

A new batch of 40 British forces have been deployed to Tunisia to train local forces in countering the spill of Islamic State group fighters ... Read More

Italy’s Eni to Build Solar Plant in Algeria

October 3, 2016

Italy’s energy company Eni and Algeria’s state-owned hydrocarbons firm, Sonatrach, inked an agreement to build a solar plant to help the north African country reduce ... Read More

Morocco: US Alerts Rabat & Madrid over Looming IS Terror Attacks

September 8, 2016

The United States has warned Moroccan and Spanish authorities of eminent terror attack plans floating over Spain-ruled enclaves of Ceuta and Melilla, reports say. The ... Read More

Tunisia: Three Soldiers Killed in Terrorist Attack near Algerian Border

August 30, 2016

Three Tunisian military personnel Monday lost their lives in an ambush laid by terrorists in the mountainous region of Douar Ben Njeh, near the Algerian ... Read More