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A city of northern Morocco west-southwest of Fez. A capital of Moroccan sultans after c. 1672, it was once known as "the Versailles of Morocco" for its palatial buildings and splendid gardens.


(Placename) a city in N central Morocco, in the Middle Atlas Mountains: noted for the making of carpets. Pop: 234 000 (2003)



a city in N Morocco: former capital of Morocco. 530,171.
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Electronic auction: freight forwarding services and customs clearance services related to the delivery of exhibition goods for the purpose of participating in the 13th international exhibition of agricultural products, machinery, equipment and technologies "siam" (april 24 - 28, 2018, meknes, kingdom of morocco ) and back, including cargo handling services in the exhibition area and services for the coordination of documents for the import / export of goods to / from the exhibition grounds
Investigators apprehended an individual on Wednesday in the northern city of Meknes who had been "planning terrorist attacks in Morocco," according to a statement from the interior ministry.
TAP) - Fifteen Moroccan businessmen representing the chamber of commerce, industry and services of the region of Fes Meknes, met Tuesday morning in Tunis, their Tunisian counterparts in the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Tunis
A trip from Meknes to Tangier (about 250 km) in first class cost $32 roundtrip.
Mohamed Kadri, Wali if the Meknes-Tafilalet region, governor of the prefecture of Meknes.
The festival was hosted in partnership with the Meknes --Tafilalt region, the regional council of Midelt, the municipality of Midelt, the regional tourism council of Midelt, and in collaboration with the regional directorate of agriculture in Meknes and others.
Meknes city, Northern Morocco, Jumada II 18, 1434, Apr 28, 2013, SPA - Morocco and Portugal signed here yesterday a Memorandum of Understanding on bolstering cooperation in the agricultural field.
Thus, we evaluated the prevalence of WNV neutralizing bodies in serum samples collected during March-April 2011 from 499 healthy persons living in the vicinities of Meknes, Rabat, or Kenitra.
Les membres de cette cellule extremiste, originaires d'une localite pres de Meknes (centre), "s'activaient sur Internet pour propager leurs idees extremistes, inciter a la desobeissance a travers des mouvements de protestation accompagnes d'actes de destruction de biens administratifs et de banques", selon un communique du ministere.
Nasser are in group 'D', along with Al Ahly of Saudi Arabia, COD Meknes of Morocco, Banni Yas of the UAE, Kazma of Kuwait and Al Anouar of Lebanon.
Late on Saturday (March 20th) from the capital of Nouakchott, Naha Bint Hamdi Wild Meknes confirmed that Mauritania had completely cut off all diplomatic relations with Israel.
His Majesty King Abdullah II on Monday condoled Moroccan King Mohammad VI over victims of a minaret collapse in the city of Meknes.