• 2016
  • As to Brexit, the UK Government announced in November 2016 that the UK would ratify the Unified Patent Court agreement irrespective of Brexit and it will shortly do so. (williamspowell.com)
  • provisions
  • This document amends U.S. Customs and Border Protection ("CBP") regulations on an interim basis to implement the preferential tariff treatment and other customs-related provisions of the United States-Morocco Free Trade Agreement entered into by the United States and the Kingdom of Morocco. (federalregister.gov)
  • 38). In the final act, the conference went farther in agreeing to the "principle of compulsory arbitration," declaring that "certain disputes, in particular those relating to the interpretation and application of the provisions of international agreements, are suitable (susceptible) to be submitted to compulsory arbitration without any restriction. (wikisource.org)
  • 1980
  • In the fall of 1980 Morocco began constructing a system of defensive sand walls (berms) studded with fortified positions, observation points, and early warning equipment. (encyclopedia.com)
  • 1992
  • In December 1992, King Hassan II of Morocco allowed the restitution of the remains of the drowned passengers from the Egoz, which were reburied on Mt. Herzl in Jerusalem. (wikipedia.org)
  • treaty
  • This initiative was first proposed by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a speech in November 2015 at Wembley Stadium, in which he referred to sunshine countries as Suryaputra ("Sons of the Sun"). The alliance is a treaty-based inter-governmental organization. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 25 July 1767, a treaty were signed between Denmark and Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the draft ACTA treaty, the agreement can enter into force after ratification by six signatory states. (euractiv.com)
  • dialogue
  • In 2018, the first stock-taking exercise, referred to as a "Facilitative Dialogue," represents a crucial opportunity to encourage countries to enhance their NDCS in order to close the emissions gap even further and to seize opportunities for climate action. (eco-business.com)
  • The 2018 Facilitative Dialogue represents the best opportunity for countries to increase the ambition of their current NDCs ahead of 2020 after taking stock of collective progress towards the long-term mitigation goal under the Paris Agreement of reaching net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by the second half of the century. (eco-business.com)
  • international
  • On the contrary we fully support the Commission's decision to expeditiously refer the text to the Court of Justice of the European Union, as this will remove any doubt of the compatibility of ACTA with EU laws and international treaties, doubts being used by those who continue to benefit from theft and piracy on-line to the detriment of the livelihood of the composers, authors and rightsholders we represent. (euractiv.com)
  • Establishment
  • The agreement aimed at establishing a free trade area between Jordan, Tunisia, Egypt and Morocco and it was seen as a possible first step in the establishment of the Euro-Mediterranean free trade area as envisaged in the Barcelona Process. (wikipedia.org)
  • Algeria
  • Despite this, Algeria and Saudi Arabia have been heavily differed from each other, as Algeria hasn't supported Saudi Arabia in majority of issues, while Saudi Arabia has often enjoyed closer tie with Algeria's rival Morocco, a fellow monarch like Saudi Arabia. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the Algerian Civil War, the Islamists, notably Armed Islamic Group of Algeria, was supported by Saudi Arabia as well as Iran, Sudan, Morocco and Libya. (wikipedia.org)
  • Algeria has favored a resolution of political agreement between two nations, therefore portraying themselves as a neutral party during the Qatar crisis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Algeria 's patronage of POLISARIO was rooted in its larger geopolitical and ideological clash with Morocco. (encyclopedia.com)
  • nations
  • During his visit to Mexico, both nations signed agreements on cultural and scientific cooperation and an agreement on technical cooperation. (wikipedia.org)
  • During President Echeverría's visit, an agreement on tourism and cinematography cooperation were signed between both nations. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to former trade negotiators, EU countries attempted to clinch an agreement under the banner of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO), but as members could not agree, like-minded nations formed ACTA. (euractiv.com)
  • Paris
  • One recent example of such deceptive talking points was the official celebratory announcements of a "historic" agreement at the COP21 in Paris. (pambazuka.org)
  • The conference is the first UN climate meeting after the Paris Agreement came into force. (eco-business.com)
  • One of the core components of the Paris Agreement is the creation of an "ambition mechanism" that brings all countries back to the table every five years to take stock and increase the ambition of their national climate actions. (eco-business.com)
  • This is essential because, even with national climate actions submitted ahead of the Paris Agreement last year (known as Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs), we are still falling short of limiting temperature increase to 1.5 - 2 degrees Celsius (2.7-3.6 degrees F), the limits science says it necessary for preventing the worst effects of climate change. (eco-business.com)
  • Recognizing the urgency of action, countries agreed at Paris to come back in 2018 to take stock of initial progress toward the collective goals in the Agreement and to inform new or updated NDCs put forward by 2020. (eco-business.com)
  • nationals
  • Case concerning rights of nationals of the United States of America in Morocco (France v. United States of America): judgment of August 27th, 1952. (wikipedia.org)
  • waters
  • Anguillids are often referred to as 'freshwater eels', however, it is known that they can exhibit inter-habitat migration and that a proportion may stay in estuaries, lagoons and coastal waters, rarely, if ever, entering freshwater: this element of the population is particularly poorly understood. (iucnredlist.org)
  • Parliament
  • The European Commission took a stance yesterday (4 April) in favour of a quick adoption of the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA), against the will of the European Parliament, which plans to reject it in a plenary vote by the summer. (euractiv.com)
  • I refer to your statement that the European Parliament plans to reject the adoption of the agreement in a plenary vote this summer. (euractiv.com)
  • place
  • This analysis examines the project through the lens of the creation of a new commodity chain, revealing its effects as no different from the destructive mining activities taking place in southern Morocco. (pambazuka.org)
  • Court
  • With the UK legally ready for the Unified Patent Court, eyes now turn to Germany where its Federal Constitutional Court (FCC) is considering a constitutional complaint against the compatability of the UPCA, the agreement implementing the Unified Patent Court. (williamspowell.com)
  • The Commission last month referred ACTA to the EU's highest court to seek a ruling on whether the trade agreement is compatible with the Union's fundamental rights - such as freedom of expression and information, and the protections of personal information and intellectual property. (euractiv.com)
  • Pro-ACTA lobbyists said that referring ACTA to the court was a setback since a ruling could take one to two years. (euractiv.com)
  • political
  • It discusses the distinction between colonialism and imperialism and states that "given the difficulty of consistently distinguishing between the two terms, this entry will use colonialism as a broad concept that refers to the project of European political domination from the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries that ended with the national liberation movements of the 1960s. (wikipedia.org)
  • POLISARIO's goal was to render the economic and political cost too great for Morocco to bear. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Trade
  • ACTA was first announced in late 2007, when the US, the EU, Switzerland and Japan said they would negotiate a new intellectual property enforcement agreement to counter the trade of counterfeit goods across borders. (euractiv.com)
  • years
  • Even though the ship sank long after the State of the Israel had been established (1948), the victims of the disaster are referred to as "Ma'apilei Egoz", using the Hebrew term designating illegal immigrants in the pre-state years. (wikipedia.org)
  • restrictions
  • The 4-year agreement provided 800 annual licenses for Spanish and Portuguese trawlers, and contained no restrictions on quantities or species. (wikipedia.org)
  • project
  • If we were to believe the makhzen's (a term that refers to the king and the ruling elite around him) narrative, recycled without nuance or critical reflection by most media outlets in the region and in the West, the project is very good news and a big step toward reducing carbon emissions and tackling climate change. (pambazuka.org)
  • region
  • Although descriptions of Aicha Kandicha vary from region to region within Morocco, she is generally though to live near water sources, and is said to use her beauty to seduce local men and then madden or kill them. (wikipedia.org)
  • economic
  • MCC provides assistance to eligible countries through multiyear compact agreements to fund specific programs targeted at reducing poverty and stimulating economic growth. (gao.gov)
  • allow
  • The Israeli government, made dozens of secret missions to Morocco and other countries, in order to persuade the King of Morocco and the Government of Morocco to allow the transfer of the remains of the victims for burial in Israel. (wikipedia.org)
  • however
  • However, the operation was aborted due to a disturbance at a ceremony dedicating a traffic square in Ashkelon in honor of the father of King Hassan, King Mohammed V. The event was presided over by the Prime Minister Shimon Peres and a delegation of Jewish community leaders and dignitaries arrived from Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • conditions
  • After accession of Hassan II of Morocco on 26 February 1961, it became possible to reach an agreement, through the mediation of the HIAS (Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society), an American Jewish organization, sanctioning the departure of the Jews of Morocco under certain conditions, including the payment of a ransom fee, and a commitment to take a route that passed through a third country. (wikipedia.org)
  • made
  • In 2010, Abdul Khalid Ibrahim who is the Menteri Besar of Selangor made a working visit to Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • The UPCA is not a law of the European Union but is a separate legal agreement made between most of the EU member states. (williamspowell.com)
  • known
  • Tripartite Tractate, a third or mid-fourth century Gnostic work found in the Nag Hammadi library Historiae Ecclesiasticae Tripartitae Epitome, a medieval church history book, also known as Tripartite History Other: Tripartite Bridge Tripartite-class minehunter, a ship May refer to: The tripartite periodization of history into ancient, Middle Ages and modern. (wikipedia.org)
  • official
  • From 2000 to 2012, there are approximately 36 Chinese official development finance projects identified in Morocco through various media reports. (wikipedia.org)
  • yesterday
  • De Gucht's comments came after the College of Commissioners gave its agreement yesterday (4 April) to file a legal submission to the ECJ asking for its opinion on ACTA's conformity with the EU treaties. (euractiv.com)
  • Canada
  • The 52-page treat was signed by the US in October, along with Australia, Canada, Morocco, New Zealand, South Korea and Japan. (euractiv.com)
  • European
  • This created problems for the Spanish and Portuguese fishing fleets, who had always been the main beneficiaries of fishing licenses under the European Community's fisheries agreements with Morocco. (wikipedia.org)