IFFHS Ranks Morocco's Botola Pro as Best African Football League

Rabat, Jan. 21 -- The International Federation of Football History & Statistics (IFFHS) has ranked Morocco's Botola Pro football league the 27th best among world football leagues. Botola Pro is Moroc... Read More

Morocco to Bid to Host FIFA Club World Cup 2019, 2020

Rabat, Jan. 18 -- Morocco intends to bid for hosting rights of the 2019 and 2020 FIFA Club World Cup. During the 3rd FIFA executive football summit held in Marrakech January 15-17, Morocco informed F... Read More

Qatar to Play Saudi Arabia Football Team amid Gulf Crisis

Rabat, Jan. 17 -- Qatar will play Saudi Arabia at the 2019 AFC Asian Cup on Thursday, the first meeting since their diplomatic crisis in June 2017. The match will be played in the United Arab Emirate... Read More

Land Rover, Jaguar Sales Make Highest Gains in Morocco

Rabat, Jan. 9 -- According to the Association of Importers of Vehicles in Morocco car in Morocco (AIVAM), Moroccans bought 177,400 in 2018, compared to 168,136 vehicles in 2017, up by 5 percent. The ... Read More

Egypt to Host 2019 Africa Cup of Nations

Rabat, Jan. 8 -- The Confederation of African Football (CAF) announced Tuesday that Egypt will host the 2019 African Cup of Nations. Published by HT Digital Content Services with permission from Moro... Read More

Freestone Sheriff Sensitizes Texas State on Human Trafficking

Rabat, Jan. 8 -- Texan Sheriff Parnell McNamara spoke with a reporter from US television channel KWTX News 10 on the arrest of Amber Michelle Parker , the American teacher who attempted to traffic her... Read More

FIFA Executive Football Summit to Meet in Marrakech Next Week

Rabat, Jan. 8 -- This is the second time the Qatari capital is host to FIFA's football summit. The symposium will continue until January 13 before moving to Marrakech on January 15. Football experts ... Read More

Israel to Seek Compensation for Lost Jewish Property in Morocco

Rabat, Jan. 7 -- Israel is expected to demand compensation from seven Arab countries for property Jews left behind when they immigrated to Israel. Jews have reportedly left behind property with $250 ... Read More

Founder of Moroccan Company SGTM, Mohamed Kabbaj, Dies at 76

Rabat, Jan. 4 -- Mohamed Kabbaj, the founder of Morocco's leading construction company Society General of Public Works (SGTM), died of a heart attack on Friday, January 4, at the age of 76. Mohamed K... Read More

IFJ: Afghanistan Most Dangerous Place to be Journalist in 2018

Rabat, Jan. 2 -- The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has reported that 94 journalists were killed in 2018, an increase from 82 in 2017. The IFJ said in its annual report released Monday... Read More