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Satellite tax

(First Edition)

RABAT - Morocco has instituted a tax of pounds 360 on thousands of satellite television dishes put up over the country in the past year. The tax of 5,000 dirhams was adopted by parliament in the face of strong criticism from opposition members who described it as a form of censorship. Reuter