maroc maroc  /ˌmɑ ˈrɔk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a kingdom (constitutional monarchy) in northwestern Africa with a largely Muslim population; achieved independence from France in 1956
  2. (adj) of or relating to or characteristic of Morocco or its people

News

  1. Ooredoo withdraws bid for Vivendi's Maroc Telecom

    PARIS (Reuters) - Qatar-backed telecom group Ooredoo has withdrawn its bid for Vivendi's 53 percent stake in Maroc Telecom , leaving rival Gulf operator Etisalat as the remaining bidder. The sale of Morocco's ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Ooredoo withdraws bid for Vivendi's Maroc Tel

    PARIS (Reuters) - Qatar-backed telecom group Ooredoo (QTEL.QA) said on Friday that it had withdrawn its bid for Vivendi's 53 percent stake in Maroc Telecom (IAM.CS). The move leaves Etisalat (ETEL.AD) ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "Royal Air Maroc wants to harmise its fleet across the two companies Royal Air Maroc and Atlas Blue," Prime Minister Driss Jettou said after talks in Paris with French President Jacques Chirac. "A tender has been launched. We expect Airbus to...
    on Dec 11, 2006 By: Driss Jettou Source: Reuters

  2. "We will offer all the services of a legacy carrier," says Benhima, although he adds that the Marrakech operation will be "a sort of 'Royal Air Maroc Light'".
    on Oct 23, 2009 By: Driss Benhima Source: Agoravox (blog)

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