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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.
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(Placename) a city in N central Morocco, in the Middle Atlas Mountains: noted for the making of carpets. Pop: 234 000 (2003)
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a city in N Morocco: former capital of Morocco. 530,171.
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Summary: Akram Miknas' dream of opening a museum dedicated to the moving image has come true.
Tarek Miknas, CEO of FP7 MENA, on the never-changing quest for awards
Mr Miknas, who is known as one of the major influences for the house and electronic club scene in Bahrain, talked about his experience setting up Likwid, Club 7 and Level.
Much of this is due to the leadership of CEO Tarek Miknas and managing director Sasan Saeidi, both of whom live and breathe the rejuvenated brand on a minute-by-minutebasis.
MANAMA: Bahrain businessman Akram Miknas has been ranked third on a new list of the most powerful people around the region in the industry of media, marketing and advertising.
Tarek Miknas, FP7's CEO for the MENA region, said the win "was a testament to the level of talent we have and the level of passion we put towards our work".
Tarek Miknas, CEO of FP7 MENA, said: "This is an award that requires true partnership, trust and confidence between a client and an agency.
"He was sent back to Dubai by immigration, but his band is here and the show must go on," Likwid Productions supremo Karim Miknas told the GDN.
Tarek Miknas, CEO of FP7 MENA, said: "FP7 certainly doesn't see Iraq as 'just an- other country' - we strongly believe in Iraq, its potential and its bright future.
"Aside from completing a very exciting renovation at Coral Beach Club, we've also been working on a new sound system for the venue that will be permanently installed as the venue will open as a seven-days-a-week operation directly after F1 weekend," said Likwid Productions director Karim Miknas.
Summary: Howcanadvertisingpossiblyhopetoengagewithpopulationsthatareeffectively under siege across the Middle East and North Africa, asks FP7's Tarek Miknas
"I don't believe everyone will be affected if the change is made nationwide, because customers will eventually adapt," said group general manager Karim Miknas.