Category Archives: Culture

Grand OFF-World Independent Film Awards 2020: Moroccan Film ‘Ghost of Spacetime’ Nominated for Two Awards

Warsaw – The short film “Ghost of Spacetime” by Moroccan director Karim Tajouaout has been nominated for two awards at the Grand OFF – World Independent Short Film Awards 2020, scheduled from 23 to 30 November in Poland.   “Ghost of Spacetime” has been selected to compete for the Best Production and the Best Scenography

Moroccan Artist-photographer Yoriyas Among Five Instagram Accounts to Follow by New York Times

Paris – Moroccan artist Yassine Alaoui Ismaili, AKA Yoriyas, winner of the 2019 Arab World Institute (IMA) prize, is one of the five Instagram accounts to follow by the New York Times, said the IMA. “Yoriyas Yassine Alaoui, 2019 winner of the Friends of the IMA Award for Young Arab Contemporary Creation, has just been

Canada: Sanae Akroud’s “Myopia” Film Wins Three Awards at “Vues d’Afrique” ​​Festival

Montreal – The feature film “Myopia” by Sanae Akroud won three prizes at the International Cinema Festival “Vues d’Afrique”, the 36th edition of which took place virtually in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic. The film Myopia, a Morocco-Canada co-production, won the “Regards d’ici” prize awarded by TV5 Québec/Canada, the Jury’s Special Prize in addition

Covid-19: Postponement of Standardized National Exam of BTS for 2020 Session

Rabat – The national standardized exam of the Advanced Technician’s Certificate (Brevet de technicien supérieur-BTS) for the 2020 session, initially scheduled for May 4, has been postponed, the ministry of National Education, Vocational Training, Higher Education and scientific research announced on Wednesday. The postponement follows the extension of the state of health emergency to May

Libya: International Coalition Requires Contribution of Actors as Morocco, Spanish FM

Rabat – Spanish Minister for Foreign Affairs, the EU and Cooperation Arancha Gonzalez Laya said, on Friday in Rabat, that the international coalition on the Libyan crisis requires the contribution of actors like the Kingdom of Morocco.During a joint pr…

Libya: International Coalition Requires Contribution of Actors as Morocco, Spanish FM

Rabat – Spanish Minister for Foreign Affairs, the EU and Cooperation Arancha Gonzalez Laya said, on Friday in Rabat, that the international coalition on the Libyan crisis requires the contribution of actors like the Kingdom of Morocco.During a joint pr…

Key Islamic State Affiliate Appears to Back New Leader

The reign of new Islamic State leader Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Qurashi is getting a boost, thanks to the apparent endorsement of one of the terror group’s more influential affiliates.IS media officials Tuesday released photos of fighters with IS-Khora…