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  • North Africa
  • Morocco joins Israel and Jordan as the third nation state in North Africa/Middle East to sign a free trade agreement with the U.S. This agreement was a positive move towards President Bush's Middle East Free Trade Initiative set forth in May 2003. (wikipedia.org)
  • The organization produces research and analysis on strategic issues concerning Morocco, North Africa and Middle East, the Mediterranean region, Africa and the South. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the Fez section, it describes the news of the failed Muslim rebellion in Granada, the discussions resulting in the Oran fatwa, the Spanish and Portuguese colonial campaigns in North Africa and their conflicts with the North African Muslims. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prior to the landings in French Morocco, and after the fall of France in World War II, the U.S. State Department had maintained in French North Africa an unusually large number of very able consular officials. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2016
  • Transport in Morocco "21 janvier 2016 - Statistiques : Trafic aérien" [Mohammed V Airport Air Traffic in (Press release) (in French). (wikipedia.org)
  • IME has been appointed to pilot with the collaboration of Abdelmalek Essaâdi University in Tétouan the Workshop on "Water/Energy/Food Security Nexus" within the MEDCOP CLIMAT which will be held in Tangiers, morocco on 18 and 19 July 2016. (semide.net)
  • Guyana - After having spud the Liza discovery in the Stabroek Block in 2016, ExxonMobil ( XOM - Free Report ) started the year with the drilling of the Payara-1 well discovery, following up about six months later with news of more oil discovered at Payara. (zacks.com)
  • As you may be aware, on January 12, 2016, eleven live fruit fly larvae and 29 dead fruit fly larvae were confirmed as Mediterranean fruit fly (Ceratitis capitata, or Medfly) in a shipment of citrus fruit from Morocco. (crowley.com)
  • As a result of these incidences, all Citrus reticulata (tangerine/clementine/mandarin) and Citrus sinensis (sweet orange) fruit arriving from Morocco on or after Monday, February 8, 2016, will not be allowed to enter the US pending an investigation. (crowley.com)
  • Moroccan
  • As of 2003, Morocco exported approximately 2.9% of its total exports to the U.S., while it imported approximately 4.1% of its total imports from the U.S.. These numbers show that U.S. trade with Morocco is almost nil when compared with Moroccan trade with the U.S. Therefore, the USMFTA will potentially have a much larger effect on the Moroccan government. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, just prior to the agreement (signed in 2004), a news release by the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative announced major revisions in Moroccan labor laws spurred by the proposed signing of the agreement. (wikipedia.org)
  • U.S. companies that build production facilities in Morocco today will have an added advantage of exporting industrial products duty-free to Europe by way of the Moroccan-E.U. Association Agreement signed in 2000. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, Moroccan pharmaceutical companies have voiced concerns over increased penalties for intellectual property and patent violations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Produce concrete and operative recommendations on strategic issues with a Moroccan, South Mediterranean and African perspectives of the main challenges. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 522 kilometres (324 mi) long Moroccan section is owned by the Moroccan State and operated by Metragaz, a joint venture of Sagane (a subsidiary of Spanish Gas Natural), Transgas (Portugal), and SNPP (Morocco). (wikipedia.org)
  • With the destabilisation of French government in Morocco, and Moroccan independence in 1956, the government of Mohammed V wanted the US Air Force to pull its bases out of Morocco, insisting on such action after American intervention in Lebanon in 1958. (wikipedia.org)
  • Africa
  • His investment company, based in Cyprus, holds the rights to develop Roasters outlets in 31 countries in the Middle East, northern Africa and Eastern Europe. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Promote the interaction and debate between governments, private sectors, civil society and future decision makers to inform civil societies Participate in the economic, social and cultural development of Morocco, Africa and the South. (wikipedia.org)
  • Strengthen the international image of Morocco, the Maghreb region and Africa through lobbying. (wikipedia.org)
  • Onigbolo Cement Company CIMAF Cement Works, Conakry Diamond Cement Guinea S.A [(Kagbelen)] Athi River Mining, Nairobi Lafarge Bamburi Cement of Mombasa and Nairobi Marich - proposed 2009 South Africa Portland Cement East African Portland Cement Co. Ltd National cement co. (wikipedia.org)
  • With just under 8 million passengers passing through the airport in 2014, it was the busiest airport in Morocco and the fourth busiest in Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • Airports Company South Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • In 2017, most of the exploration and production (E&P) companies were struggling to cope with the bumpy oil market ride. (zacks.com)
  • 16 - 18 October 2017 ERM will be participating in the Electronics Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC) annual Responsible Electronics conference in Santa Clara, CA. With over 110 member companies, this is one of the premier events for our TMT. (erm.com)
  • today's
  • HAYNES: In today's news, presidential contenders waste little time putting the Iowa caucuses behind them as they gear up for the next big battle in New Hampshire. (cnn.com)
  • Turkey
  • FoodCo opened the first Roasters restaurant in Cyprus, located in the eastern Mediterranean Sea about 80 miles off the coast of Turkey, three months ago, and business has been strong, consisting mostly of local residents. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • According to a 2005 study done by a private food company, there were 291 different kinds of kofta in Turkey. (wikipedia.org)
  • proposal
  • Lobitoo - proposal 2006 Nova Cimangola - state-owned cement company based in Luanda, associated with Scancem and Heidelberg Cement Onigbolo, Porto-Novo Bugarama Burundi Cement Company - (BUCECO). (wikipedia.org)
  • production
  • Hydric stress and endemic droughts, deteriorated floods by climate change: after decades of modernization of techniques, evolution of the agricultural production systems and progress of the sustainable integrated management, tensions on the resources are appearing everywhere in the Mediterranean. (semide.net)
  • concrete
  • Ltd Savanna cement co.ltd Simba cement co.ltd Rhino cement co. ltd Monrovia Arabian Cement Co. Libyan Cement Company Khoms - concrete sleeper plant by Walterbau, Germany. (wikipedia.org)
  • investor
  • Other disputes relate to Sama Dubai's blocking of transactions, pending irregular payments and statements from the company that it is not bound by investor protection laws, such as the escrow law. (wikipedia.org)
  • another
  • Titan Cement Company with two plants, one located in Alexandria and another in Beni-Suef. (wikipedia.org)
  • Amwaj - Another real estate development in Rabat, Morocco to create a waterfront city in 100 hectares featuring buildings in classical Mediterranean and Moorish architecture Century City & Mediterrenean Gate - A luxury real estate investment on the Lac du Sud of the Tunisian capital Tunis. (wikipedia.org)
  • offers
  • Mohammed V is one of the six airports in Morocco where ONDA offers its special VIP service Salon Convives de Marque. (wikipedia.org)
  • fruit
  • The Solano County Department of Agriculture, the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) are working together to create an extensive survey and treatment program in response to the finding of four Mediterranean fruit flies. (freshplaza.com)
  • real
  • While still in the U.S., Bourguignon was recruited by The Walt Disney Company as the head of real estate development. (wikipedia.org)
  • Group
  • On 11 September 2008, BBC News Channel reported that XL Leisure Group had filed for administration due to rising fuel prices[citation needed], although initially Simon Calder confirmed the group's website was still taking bookings, the group folded the next morning. (wikipedia.org)
  • official
  • Her affiliations according to her official website were:- The Worshipful Company of Scientific Instrument Makers, The town of Didcot in Oxfordshire, TS Roebuck,the sea cadet unit based at The Hydrographic Office in Taunton in Somerset, and 130(Bournemouth)Squadron of The Air Training Corps. (wikipedia.org)
  • section
  • Malevergne was familiar with every turn and bar in the Sebou river channel, knew all of the shipping which was engaged in the coastal trade, and provided important information concerning pro-Nazi political sentiment which was stronger in the Port Lyautey area than in any other section of Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • date
  • In relation to the huge U.S. economy, the free trade agreement is expected to have a positive, but small overall effect on the U.S. The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) has said that the agreement with Morocco is the "best market access package to date of any U.S. free trade agreement signed with a developing country. (wikipedia.org)
  • once
  • In addition, once the EU's Euro-Mediterranean Free Trade Area (EMFTA) is complete in 2010, additional duty-free access will flow down to U.S. companies. (wikipedia.org)
  • which comes out once monthly to highlight messages, news, visions, projects, strength & weakness of the United Body of the Kingdom of God. (issuu.com)
  • report
  • A news report shared by Elise Friedman at Facebook regarding Family Tree DNA brought up this particular question. (blogspot.com)
  • link
  • The web link between the two companies is not a solicitation or offer to invest in a particular security or type of security. (zacks.com)
  • construction
  • The school was built on land donated by Roux Crate Mill.Construction utilized lumberdonated by the same company. (ufl.edu)
  • Italy
  • The Radio Bari station, broadcasting from Bari in southern Italy, with a power of 20 kW, was commissioned by the Italian national broadcasting company, EIAR, in 1932. (wikipedia.org)
  • The core programme was Italia combatte (Italy fights on) in which, while complying with the directives of the Allied Command, the speakers targeted the public opinion of southern Italy with interesting features full of news and testimonies from the front, as well as on guerrilla actions, together with information for partisans and anti-fascist propaganda. (wikipedia.org)
  • among
  • As of 2005, in terms of U.S. dollars, Morocco was ranked 89th among U.S. trading importers and 79th among U.S. exporters. (wikipedia.org)
  • English
  • With over 3,100 hours of sunshine a year, an average year-round temperature of 18.9°C and English as a first language for most people, it's no surprise Brits flock to the Mediterranean archipelago, making Malta our top, all-round retirement destination," the site reads. (franksalt.com.mt)
  • Inter Press Service English News Wire. (wikipedia.org)
  • 13,000
  • In the early 1990s, there was 40,000 hectares (99,000 acres) of vineyards in Morocco, of which 13,000 hectares (32,000 acres) were planted with vines for wine production (rather than for table grape or raisin production), and of these vineyards, more than half had old or diseased vines of low productivity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Newport News
  • In 1959 both ships were sent to Newport News where their forward superstructure was moved 22 feet forward and lifted up by one deck in order to increase First Class passenger capacity by more than 100 berths and altered overall accommodations to 484 First Class, 350 Cabin Class, and 254 Tourist Class passengers. (wikipedia.org)
  • The second USS Newport News (CA-148) was a Des Moines-class heavy cruiser in the United States Navy. (wikipedia.org)
  • launched on 6 March 1948 by Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company, Newport News, Virginia. (wikipedia.org)
  • The ship visited the city of Newport News over the Fourth of July holiday, leaving Norfolk 2 July and returning 5 July. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the trip from Norfolk to Newport News, 250 dependents took part in the first dependents' cruise in the ship's history. (wikipedia.org)
  • In early September 1957, Newport News was on station in the Eastern Mediterranean in preparation for any contingency during the Syrian crisis. (wikipedia.org)
  • With the assassination of General Trujillo and the resulting instability in Santo Domingo, Newport News was underway on short notice on 4 June 1961, and proceeded to a station in international waters off the Dominican Republic to await further orders. (wikipedia.org)
  • Newport News' berthing and communications facilities were modified in the winter of 1962 to accommodate Commander United States Second Fleet and his staff. (wikipedia.org)
  • When the Soviet MRBMs were dismantled and removed from Cuba, Newport News assisted in the missile count. (wikipedia.org)
  • Newport News remained on station off Santo Domingo until 7 May 1965 when JTF 122 was dissolved, and command was shifted to the Army ashore in the Dominican Republic. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 28 June 1965, Newport News entered the Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Norfolk, Virginia for a five-month period of refitting and overhaul. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1 September 1967, Commander Second Fleet shifted his flag to the light cruiser Springfield, and Newport News departed Norfolk 5 September for a six-month deployment to Southeast Asia where her firepower could be fully used. (wikipedia.org)
  • countries
  • Among the countries of North Africa, Morocco is considered to have the best natural potential for producing quality wines, due to its high mountains and cooling influence of the Atlantic, as these factors offset the risk of having too hot vineyards. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although much of the French expertise left when Morocco became independent, the wine trade continued to be significant into the 1960s, until EEC introduced quotas in 1967 which led to significant reductions in the previous export to the EEC countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Under a combination of restricted access to the traditional market, and competition from overproduction in other Mediterranean countries, much of the wine production became uneconomical, and a significant portion of Morocco's vineyards were grubbed up and replaced with other crops. (wikipedia.org)
  • coast
  • Before the Roman conquest the major cultures along the Mediterranean coast were the Iberians, the Celts in the interior and north-west, the Lusitanians in the west, and the Tartessians in the southwest. (wikipedia.org)
  • Died: Channing H. Tobias, 79, African-American leader and Methodist minister who had been chairman of the NAACP (1953-60) and alternate U.S. representative to the United Nations The British freighter Cinn Keith exploded and sank in the Mediterranean Sea off of the coast of Tunisia, killing 62 of the 68 crewmen on board. (wikipedia.org)
  • once
  • The traditional red grapes planted in Morocco are Carignan (which once dominated), Cinsaut (almost 40 per cent in 2005), Alicante, and Grenache. (wikipedia.org)
  • American
  • In 1785, Barbary pirates began to seize American merchant vessels in the Mediterranean Sea, most notably from Algiers. (wikipedia.org)
  • SS Independence, 23,719 GRT, and the 23,754 GRT, SS Constitution were built by Bethlehem Steel Corporation in yard 1618 of its Fore River Shipyard in Quincy Massachusetts for the American Export Lines to operate on the US Mediterranean service. (wikipedia.org)
  • among
  • KEA European Affairs, an international policy design research centre in culture, and Panteia, a company that carries out research, among others, in the cultural domain, have been commissioned by the European Commission DG Education and Culture to conduct a study in the scope of the Preparatory Action Music Moves Europe , with the aim of shaping a strategic approach to European support to the music sector for 2021-2027. (culturelink.org)