Le Matin – Food products: World prices at more than 10 years high

The grain price index rose 3.1% from October and 23.2% year on year. For the fourth month in a row, FAO food prices remain on the rise. Last month, their index stood at 134.4 points on average, its highest level since June 2011. On a month-to-month basis, it rose 1.2%. According to the Food and … Read more

Le Matin – Here are the most listened to Moroccan rappers on Spotify in 2021

ElGrandeToto, the most listened to artist in Morocco and in the Arab world. The Spotify streaming platform has just revealed the artists, albums, songs and playlists of the creators who most marked the year 2021, and who were the most streamed and listened to by more than 381 million users worldwide. This year, the most … Read more

Le Matin – “Inside Africa”: CNN devotes a report to Tangier, artistic haven with “stronger than ever” appeal

The American channel CNN devoted a report to the cultural richness of Tangier, “the White City” whose creative spirit is “stronger than ever”. “Located on the edge of the Rif mountains, in the north-west of Morocco, where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Mediterranean Sea, where Europe meets Africa”, Tangier is “a metropolis with a tumultuous, … Read more

Le Matin – Covid-19: Royal Air Maroc announces the postponement of flights to Tel Aviv

Royal Air Maroc announced on Monday the postponement of the launch of the first flight between Casablanca and Tel Aviv, due to the latest developments in the epidemiological situation. The company is also announcing a customer support system. Here is the press release from the national company: Due to the changing health situation, the launch … Read more

Le Matin – Cervical cancer: Soon an awareness campaign on HPV vaccination

An awareness campaign on vaccination against human papillomavirus (HPV) infections will soon be launched in Morocco. The information was announced on Tuesday 23 November by Dr Mohamed Benazzouz, head of the national vaccination program at the Ministry of Health and Social Protection in Morocco, during an information session under the theme “Media and Vaccination, what … Read more

Le Matin – Zikria Malalai, Franco-Afghan artist: “To live in peace, you have to have the spirit of sharing, respect and justice”

Born in Afghanistan, in Kabul, before moving to France, Zikria Malalai has a very original background, since she studied dental surgery to become a dentist, before her career took another path: that actress and writer. Zikria was invited to the 10th International Festival of Cinema and Common Memory to chair the documentary film competition. This … Read more

Le Matin – Kamal Hachkar: “With this film, I wanted to reach the people of my hometown who do not need to have an intellectual background to understand the images, the emotions and the characters”

The tenth Nador Film and Common Memory Festival continues with the screening of films from the three feature and short film and documentary competitions. Kamal Hachkar’s “In Your Eyes, I See My Country” is one of eight films competing for the documentary category, whose jury is chaired by Afghan actress and writer Malalai Zikria. In … Read more

Le Matin – The rise in the prices of certain basic products is due to the general international context, affirms Nadia Fettah Alaoui

The rise in the prices of certain basic products in the Kingdom is due to the general international context, said Monday in Rabat, the Minister of Economy and Finance, Nadia Fettah Alaoui. Regarding local products such as vegetables, fruits and cereals, “their prices have fallen for certain products”, underlines the Minister. In response to a … Read more

Le Matin – Nasser Kettani: “Morocco must encourage all innovative professions, through differential taxation”

“If we want a development model that is part of a logic of value creation, we must encourage all innovative businesses that allow us to transform ourselves, and this through differential taxation”. . This is what Nasser Kettani, member of the APEBI office, indicated during his speech at the first morning of the series of … Read more

Le Matin – The Hiba Foundation launches the comic strip “Khaliya 9”

The Hiba Foundation is launching the first edition of its comic strip “Khaliya 9”. It is the product of an artistic residency around the ninth art with the aim of creating a dynamic around comics, encouraging national production and promoting artists. Eight cartoonists, selected across Morocco, gathered around five weekends and benefited from the supervision … Read more