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Morocco: Gambia to open consulate mission in Dahkla

Gambia will soon open a consulate in Dahkla, foreign minister Mamadou Tangara announced Thursday as he met with his Moroccan counterpart, Nasser Bourita. The Gambian top diplomat indicated that the move will take effect as soon as possible. Gambia’s decision to open the diplomatic mission in Dahkla, Moroccan Sahara, adds weight to Morocco’s sovereignty over […]

Sahara: Jamaica Renews Support to UN-Led Efforts Seeking Lasting Political Solution

Jamaica’s top diplomat Kamina Johnson Smith has renewed her country’s full backing to the efforts engaged by the United Nations to find an enduring and practical solution to the Sahara regional conflict. Following her meeting held Wednesday in Rabat with Moroccan peer Nasser Bourita, Mrs. Johnson Smith said Kingston maintains its position taken in 2016 […]

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OIC: Morocco’s King Calls for Enhancing Islamic Fraternity, Cooperation & Solidarity

King Mohammed VI has called on Islamic countries to strengthen the bonds of fraternity, cooperation and solidarity to achieve political stability, economic prosperity and social well-being of the peoples of the Muslim Ummah. In a message addressed to the participants in a ceremony held Thursday in Rabat to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Organization […]

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COP25:Morocco’s ambitious approach presented at climate summit

The head of the Moroccan government has highlighted the ambitious approach adopted by Morocco to face the challenges of climate change. Addressing the Summit of Heads of State and Government, held Monday in Madrid in the framework of the COP25, Saad Dine El Otmani pointed out that Morocco continues, under the leadership and personal involvement […]

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Morocco’s Central Bank Receives ISO 37001 Certification for Anti-Corruption System

Morocco’s central bank (Bank Al-Maghrib) was awarded the ISO 37001 certification for its Anti-Corruption Management System, for all its core business processes and support processes. The bank has received this certification following the audit conducted by Euro-Compliance in October 2019, Bank Al-Maghrib said in a press release. The awarding ceremony was held on Thursday in […]

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Morocco-Russia: Sahara at Centre of Telephone Conversation Between Bourita & Lavrov

Moscow has reaffirmed its readiness to deepen political dialogue with Rabat for the settlement of the Moroccan Sahara issue.   The remark was made by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov during a telephone conversation he had on Tuesday with his Moroccan peer Nasser Bourita. A statement issued by the Russian Foreign Ministry said the two […]

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Morocco: Pact on Child’s Rights signed in Marrakech

The 16th edition of the Moroccan National Congress on the Rights of the Child was held in Marrakech last week with the participation of some 3,000 attendees, highlighted by the adoption of a roadmap drawing a series of priority actions to protect children. The National Pact for Children by 2030 was signed by all concerned […]

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Morocco’s OCP Group Wins Gold Medal for its High Safety Standards at Work

Morocco’s state-owned OCP Group, the world’s first producer of phosphate-based fertilizers, has received the IFA’s 2019 Industry Stewardship Gold Medal for the second year in a row at the Strategic Forum of the International Fertilizer Association convened lately in Versailles, France. The award recognizes OCP’s strong commitment in terms of safety and confirms the group’s […]

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Germany hosts G20 Compact with Africa Summit

Germany is hosting this nov.19-20 the third G20 Compact with Africa Summit, meant to increase attractiveness of private investment in Africa through substantial improvements of the macro, business and financing frameworks. Opening the summit, attended by heads of government and business from 12 African partner nations, including Morocco, Chancellor Angela Merkel insisted the continent has […]

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Chakib Benmoussa to Head ad-hoc committee for Morocco’s development model

King Mohammed VI has appointed this Tuesday Chakib Benmoussa head of the new ad-hoc committee for the development model, the royal office announced in a communiqué. The committee, whose setting up was announced by the monarch in the State of the nation speech delivered on August 29 this year, is an advisory body that is […]

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