• 2017
  • activists for the independence of Western Sahara and Human rights defenders , but also the lawyers by their absence protest against this unfair trial whose first hearings were held on March 13th 2017 after months of postponements. (awsa.org.au)
  • A new list of private companies that will earn tax waivers from government in the financial year 2017/18 has elicited loud cries of disapproval from members of Parliament. (allafrica.com)
  • In total, government will pay at least Shs 23bn in tax waivers in the 2017/2018 financial year for about 20 companies. (allafrica.com)
  • Dakhla
  • It's impossible to count the lorries laden with octopus and fish streaming north on the main road between El Aaiun, the major city in the north of Western Sahara, and Dakhla, 500 km south. (awsa.org.au)
  • mineral
  • The Chatham Rise resource represents one of New Zealand's more valuable mineral assets and is of huge strategic significance because phosphate is essential to maintain high agricultural productivity. (rockphosphate.co.nz)
  • Saharawi
  • In this regard, the Saharawi flag was raised on Balmain Town Hall (New South Wales), Fremantle Town Hall (Western Australia), Moreland City Council (Victoria), Yarra City Council (Victoria), Ballarat Trades Hall (Victoria), Geelong Trades Hall (Victoria) and Victorian Australian Workers Union (Melbourne office). (awsa.org.au)
  • The UN has concluded that any exploitation of resources in Western Sahara would be illegal if the Saharawi people do not consent to it. (awsa.org.au)
  • The trial of the Saharawi political prisoners of the Gdeim Izik group opened before the Court of Appeal in SalĂ© - Morocco. (awsa.org.au)
  • Economy
  • As such, the majority of the economical activity of Western Sahara happens in the framework of the economy of Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • Relations with foreign powers, especially with the West, have also been strengthened as Morocco has liberalized its economy and implemented major economic reforms. (wikipedia.org)
  • The economy of Morocco is considered a relatively liberal economy governed by the law of supply and demand. (wikipedia.org)
  • Morocco has become a major player in African economic affairs, and is the 5th African economy by GDP (PPP). (wikipedia.org)
  • Morocco is a fairly stable economy with continuous growth over the past half-century. (wikipedia.org)
  • Morocco instituted a series of development plans to modernize the economy and increase production during the 1960s. (wikipedia.org)
  • treaty
  • Morocco has signed a fishing treaty with the EU including Western Sahara as part of Morocco, although it was declared illegal by the legal services of the European Union. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the Weimar Republic, the German government did not respect the Treaty of Versailles that it had been pressured to sign, and various government figures at the time rejected Germany's post-Versailles borders. (wikipedia.org)
  • belongs
  • Morocco is a member of the United Nations and belongs to the African Union, Arab League, Arab Maghreb Union (UMA), Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), the Non-Aligned Movement and the Community of Sahel-Saharan States (CEN_SAD). (wikipedia.org)
  • Zealand
  • In progressing plans to submit a new application we are working with government officials to seek improvement in the permitting process and iwi, academic, industry and central government input to ensure New Zealand can benefit from an environmentally superior phosphate source. (rockphosphate.co.nz)
  • million
  • Morocco signed three loan agreements with the French Development Agency (AFD) in 2009, totalling up to 155 million euros. (wikipedia.org)
  • Free
  • Certain evidence of foreign influence is through the many development projects, loans, investments, and free trade agreements that Morocco has with other countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • as well as the US-Morocco Free Trade Agreement with the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • You have given this company free land and given exemptions. (allafrica.com)
  • major
  • In recognition of its support for the War on Terrorism, in June 2004 U.S. President George W. Bush designated Morocco as a major non-NATO ally. (wikipedia.org)
  • A major coalition partner has left the government in protest at proposed subsidy cuts that came into effect during the week. (investorintel.com)
  • The department said while road fatalities and injuries occur all year round and it peaks during the festive season, it remains a major concern for government. (allafrica.com)
  • second
  • French is still popularly spoken and remains the second language in Morocco whilst Spanish is also widespread, particularly in the northern regions. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the Arab world, Morocco has the second-largest non-oil GDP, behind Egypt, as of 2005. (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • Roofings Rolling Mills Ltd has a 10-year corporation tax incentive, which runs up to June 30, 2019, while Steel and Tube Industries Ltd will have its corporation tax paid by government to Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) up to December 2021. (allafrica.com)
  • This year, government is paying Shs 3.7bn in import tax for the firm. (allafrica.com)
  • Italian investor Vinci Coffee Company Limited, is the only company whose 10-year government intervention will take effect next financial year and will be exempted from import duty, VAT, corporation tax and stamp duty for value addition to Ugandans' coffee. (allafrica.com)
  • Spanish
  • date= (help) "Inversoras venden acciones Kerr-McGee por conflicto Sahara" (in Spanish). (wikipedia.org)
  • Morocco opened its doors to offshoring in July 2006, as one component of the development initiative Plan Emergence, and has so far attracted roughly half of the French-speaking call centres that have gone offshore so far and a number of the Spanish ones. (thefullwiki.org)
  • collaboration
  • In collaboration between Filmoteca and the Australia Western Sahara Association (AWSA), The Sons of the Clouds documentary was screened to a large crowd at the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) in Melbourne. (awsa.org.au)
  • Frost & Sullivan, the Growth Partnership Company, works in collaboration with clients to leverage visionary innovation that addresses the global challenges and related growth opportunities that will make or break today's market participants. (allafrica.com)
  • Kenya
  • The regulator was weighing in following a court battle between Safaricom and Bitcoin Remittances Company based in Kenya, BitPesa, where the telco blocked the Bitcoin trader from using its platform for transactions. (allafrica.com)
  • Countries
  • Desertec is an energy project launched in Munich in 2009, consisting on the use of solar and wind technology in the Sahara desert, with the aim to provide that energy generated to African and European countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many countries from the Persian Gulf and Maghreb regions are getting more involved in large-scale development projects in Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • These policies make it beneficial for other countries to have relations with Morocco so that they can take advantage of their goods. (wikipedia.org)
  • Morocco also gains financial support from countries that it assists. (wikipedia.org)
  • increase
  • The company also aims to increase the range of plastic materials that can be printed, and eventually move on to metals and ceramics. (blogspot.com.au)
  • especially
  • CBK's cautious approach is shared with the U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin who has said the US government is carefully assessing how bitcoin is being used especially for illicit and illegal web activities. (allafrica.com)
  • Arab
  • Morocco also was among the first Arab and Islamic states to denounce the September 11, 2001 Terrorist Attacks in the United States and declare solidarity with the American people in the war against terror. (wikipedia.org)
  • that poll was seen as the monarchy's response to the "Arab Spring" protests which had by then spilled over into Morocco. (investorintel.com)
  • leader
  • Prior to becoming head of government in Italy as leader of the Italian Fascist movement, Mussolini had advocated alliance with recently defeated Germany after the Paris Peace Conference of 1919 settled World War I. He believed that Italy could expand its influence in Europe by allying with Germany against France. (wikipedia.org)
  • Algeria
  • Well, it seems from news reports that, to quote one, there is now occurring "an outburst of hostile rhetoric between Morocco and Algeria (reflecting) a historic animosity rooted in irreconcilable differences" over Western Sahara. (investorintel.com)
  • project
  • In April 2010, a Desertec spokesperson confirmed to the English newspaper The Guardian that the project will not be placed in disputed Western Sahara, saying: "We want to confirm… officially that our reference projects will not be located in the West Sahara. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nearby lies the Samit phosphate project owned by Australia's Oklo Resources (ASX:OKU). (investorintel.com)
  • Pearl of Africa hotel project, under Aya Investments (U) Limited, is also listed among companies whose Value Added Tax (VAT) and Import duty tax have been paid by government since 2013. (allafrica.com)