Archive for November, 2013

Maghreb Still Facing Mali Menace – Analysis

Eurasia Review

By Magharebia

By Mawassi Lahcen i

Military action in Mali may soon be over, but the job of protecting the Sahel from terrorists and traffickers is just getting started.

Terrorist groups and international criminal gangs in northern Mali are still a source of global concern, according to participants at the recent MEDays summit in Tangier.

Malian Foreign Minister Zahabi Ould Sidi Mohamed called on international partners to help rid his country of kidnappers sand killers because “the security of the region and the world” was at stake. (more…)

Film relating the role of Algeria in the Western Sahara Territory issue

Film relating the role of Algeria in the Western Sahara Territory issue


Maghreb news 2013-11-29


Security | 2013-11-29
Libya to curb antiquities smuggling
As gravediggers loot and smuggle antiquities, Libya is attempting to do more to protect its heritage.

Youth | 2013-11-29
Morocco takes new approach to youth jobs
A youth employment initiative is very different from its predecessors, but young people say the Moroccan government needs to do more to get the word out. (more…)

Maghreb news 2013-11-28




Security | 2013-11-28

Libyan MP discusses media reform

The Libyan press may be free, but it still faces a rash of difficulties.

Q&A: Pura Vida realises vision in Morocco

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Pura Vida Energy (Proposed ASX:PVD) is an African explorer with a substantial acreage position off the Atlantic coast of Morocco, known as the Mazagan Offshore Area. Mazagan has been independently certified to contain potential resources of greater than one billion barrels of oil. The company is progressing its exploration activities… (more…)

Longreach Oil says Morocco drilling progressing well

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Following its merger with APIC Petroleum, Morocco- focused Longreach Oil & Gas (CVE:LOI) provides investors with attractive pure-play leverage to very large potential resources in Morocco – one of the most underexplored regions in North Africa . The company is well financed, with US$30 million in freshly garnered funds, and has strong…


Oil In Algeria And Morocco

The Street

By Resource Investing News

Oil in Algeria and Morocco

Over the last two decades, oil and gasdiscoveries in Northwestern Africa have climbed by 25 percent, including more than a 25-percent increase in the region’s oil reserves. With the continent’s oil production expected to grow by 6 percent annually for the foreseeable future, it’s no wonder that the region is a hot spot for oil. (more…)

5 Peruvians sentenced to 5 years in Morocco for cocaine trafficking

Shanghai Daily


RABAT, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) — A court in Marrakech, the Moroccan resort, sentenced on Thursday five Peruvian nationals to 5 years in prison for possession of cocaine and international drug trafficking, the official news agency MAP reported. (more…)

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