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News Morocco » Culture: MIN YADINA SHOWCASES MOROCCAN CRAFT, CULTURE, ARTISTRY

News channel or source: http://www.homeaccentstoday.com/article/550527-min-yadina-showcases-moroccan-craft-culture-artistry/
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

IN DECEMBER, MOROCCO’S MAISON de L’Artisan agency, under the patronage of King Mohammed VI and in partnership with the Federation of Artisan Enterprises, hosted its fifth annual installment of Min Yadina, a trade show spotlighting the country’s ...

News Morocco » Culture: 6 Moroccan Cities Where Jewish Culture Flourishes

News channel or source: https://forward.com/culture/392984/6-moroccan-cities-where-jewish-culture-flourishes/
Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

You catch the traces of Morocco’s once-vibrant Jewish life in glimpses. The stray Stars of David etched above doorways in the coastal city of Essaouira. A gilded Seder plate peeking through an antique shop’s window in Fez’s mazelike medina.

News Morocco » Culture: Foreign Ministry Offers Support to Moroccan Journalists Facing Criticism for Israel Visit

News channel or source: https://www.algemeiner.com/2018/02/14/foreign-ministry-offers-support-to-moroccan-journalists-facing-criticism-for-israel-visit/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Mohamed Laaraj, Morocco’s Minister of Culture and Communication, also criticized the journalists, saying, “The ministry condemns actions of the five Moroccans who traveled to Israel. They have gone against the popular opinion in regard of the ...

News Morocco » Culture: Moroccan Crown Prince Opens Casablanca’s International Book Fair

News channel or source: https://www.moroccoworldnews.com/2018/02/240319/crown-prince-moulay-el-hassan-casablanca-international-book-fair/
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

The Crown Prince Moulay El Hassan also visited the stands of the ministry of State for human rights, the National Human Rights Council (CNDH), the Council of the Moroccan community abroad (CCME), the Palestinian ministry of culture and of the Kuwaiti ...

News Morocco » Culture: Singing a Song of Slavery in Morocco

News channel or source: http://www.ozy.com/true-story/singing-a-song-of-slavery-in-morocco/83595
Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

I studied hard and got my baccalaureate, and then I did my mountain guiding qualifications and became the first female mountain guide in Morocco in 1994. This job here is never done by women. In our culture it breaks many traditions. I am the leader ...

News Morocco » Culture: So Boho in Morocco

News channel or source: http://www.giftsanddec.com/article/550681-so-boho-morocco/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

We look forward to growing our trade relationships there. We think handicraft is the best ambassador of our culture, traditions and lifestyle.” In Morocco, the business of Argan Oil is reserved for women makers only. This oil is certified organic and ...

News Morocco » Culture: Morocco adopts law on violence against women

News channel or source: https://www.catholicculture.org/news/headlines/index.cfm?storyid=35527
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

CWN Editor's Note: The North African kingdom of 34 million is 99% Sunni Muslim. The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.

News Morocco » Culture: Morocco- 25 Books Banned at the 24th International Book Fair in Casablanca

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096469934/Morocco25-Books-Banned-at-the-24th-International-Book-Fair-in-Casablanca
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

News of the exhibition of a book that displays the Moroccan map without the Sahara has sparked outrage on social media during the last 24 hours. According to Hassan El Ouazzani, the Chief of the Book Directorate at the Ministry of Culture, the organizers ...

News Morocco » Culture: The female Quran experts fighting radical Islam in Morocco

News channel or source: https://www.sbs.com.au/topics/life/culture/article/2018/02/13/female-quran-experts-fighting-radical-islam-morocco
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

"The women scholars here are even more important than men". Morocco is in a region vulnerable to terrorist recruitment, but it hasn’t had a significant attack on its own soil since 2011, when terrorists bombed a Marrakesh café. Yet ethnic Moroccans have ...

News Morocco » Culture: Feature: Modern dance show kicks off Chinese New Year celebrations in Morocco

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/11/c_136967165.htm
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

RABAT, Feb. 11 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese modern dance show, Oath-Midnight Rain, kicked off the celebrations of the Chinese New Year in Morocco, offering audience from different age categories a joyous journey into the Chinese culture. At Morocco's ...