marrakesh marrakesh

Definition(s):

  • (n) a city in western Morocco; tourist center

News

  1. A.T. Kearney FDI Confidence Index Shows the U.S. Surging to Top Destination for Expected Foreign Direct Investment for ...

    MARRAKESH, Morocco, June 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A cautiously optimistic outlook based on realigned expectations, as well as the United States returning to the top of the rankings, are the themes of the ...
    on June 26, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. National Federation of the Blind Joins Stevie Wonder and World Blind Union in Calling Upon International Negotiators ...

    BALTIMORE, June 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Federation of the Blind (NFB) today joined Stevie Wonder and the World Blind Union in calling upon international negotiators to conclude a successful treaty for the blind and print disabled at a diplomatic conference taking place right now in Marrakesh, Morocco.  Negotiators have only until Friday to solve the book famine for the ...
    on June 24, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "The last few Christmases, with both of us old and alone and grumpy, we've avoided Christmas. I said, 'Dad, we're going to go a Muslim country and avoid Christmas.' We've been everywhere. We've been to Marrakesh," Grant tells USA TODAY's Donna...
    on Dec 16, 2009 By: Hugh Grant Source: USA Today

  2. Mr Goh said: "I think the easiest sector to develop will be tourism. There's a Singapore company already investing in Marrakesh. I'm sure if that's successful, more will come to invest in Morocco."
    on Jan 9, 2007 By: Goh Chok Tong Source: Channel News Asia

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