Souhail Karam

Morocco’s king to lose some powers

Morocco's King Mohammed promised a new democratic constitution on Friday that would devolve some of his powers to Parliament.

Morocco pledges economic fair play after protests

Morocco's anti-trust body will be wholly independent before September to enforce transparency in the award of public procurements and licences.

Gaddafi forces squeeze rebel-held Misrata

Residents of the rebel-held Libyan city of Misrata said government shells and snipers killed nine people on Saturday.

RIM to share some BlackBerry codes with Saudis

Research In Motion has agreed to hand over user codes that would let Saudi authorities monitor its BlackBerry Messenger.

Saudi telecoms test fix to avert BlackBerry ban

Saudi Arabia told the kingdom's telecom operators on Saturday to test a fix to the perceived national security threat posed by BlackBerry smartphones.

Talks progress as BlackBerry ban looms

Saudi Arabia and BlackBerry maker Research In Motion are making progress in talks over access to the device's encrypted network.

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