Jump to navigation

Morocco

Saad Eddine al Othmani

Date of Birth: 16 January 1956
Place of Birth: Inezgane, near Agadir


Displaying 1-10 out of 22 results.

President says au revoir

A local Muslim Brotherhood-type party led by Moroccan-educated former political prisoner Mohamed Jemil Ould Mansour Tawassoul takes inspiration from Morocco's Parti de la Justice et du Développement (PJD) whose Saad Eddine el Othmani is now Prime Minister...


Anger and innovation

That led to the sacking of charismatic Parti de la Justice et du Développement (PJD) Prime Minister Abdelilah Benkirane who was replaced with a more pliant leader from the Islamist party Saad Eddine el Othmani (AC Vol 58 No 7 Bye bye Benkirane)...


Wrath rules

Another senior minister – one of the most respected members of the coalition government led by Prime Minister Saad Eddine el Othmani's Islamist Parti de la justice et du développement (PJD) – has been sacked by King Mohammed VI (M6) in a fit of 'colère royale' (royal anger)...


Korean barbecue down south

The Korean-born World Bank president Jim Yong Kim who shared a stage at the opening session with Rwanda's Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente and his Moroccan counterpart Saad Eddine al Othmani was keen to stress that industrial policy was only one of several factors that drove South Korea's economic success...

READ FOR FREE

Forward on the southern front

Prime Minister Saad Eddine el Othmani is more compliant than his predecessor Abdelilah Benkirane who like other 'populist' politicians faces political isolation and policy is driven by M6 allies such as Agriculture Minister Aziz Akhannouch in a return to prominence of Makhzen figures (AC Vol 58 No 2 Benkirane's 'bras de fer' & Vol 58 No 21 M6's apprentices)...


Courtship and crackdowns

The current PJD Prime Minister Saad Eddine el Othmani is thought to be more compliant but he is also seen as expendable if the Palace seeks to change direction...


Guns, gas and nukes

Security and defence then dominated Medvedev's meetings with Moroccan Prime Minister Saad Eddine el Othmani the next day...


M6's apprentices

M6 and business leaders seem more impressed with PJD Prime Minister Saad Eddine el Othmani than the more popular Benkirane but many of his ministers are being criticised for failing to deliver...


Bye bye Benkirane

Then the PJD's number two Saad Eddine el Othmani was put forward as PM...


Outward bound

He is seen as more effective than his PJD predecessor Saad Eddine el Othmani and increasingly more influential than royal foreign affairs advisor Taieb Fassi-Fihri...


Displaying 1-10 out of 22 results.