Daily Archives: February 5, 2020

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Dedicates Additional Funding to the Novel Coronavirus Response

The foundation will provide up to $100 million to improve detection, isolation and treatment efforts; protect at-risk populations in Africa and South Asia; and accelerate the development of vaccines, drugs and diagnostics.

SEATTLE, Feb. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ —┬áThe Bill …

Bab Sebta: Attempt To Smuggle 343 Kg of Chira Foiled, Police

Rabat – A joint security operation carried out on Monday at the Bab Sebta crossing point, by the police and the customs services helped foil an attempt to smuggle a cargo of 343 Kg of chira.

In a statement, the …

Agadir Urban Development Program is Based on Participatory Approach Involving the City’s Various Stakeholders (Wali of Souss-Massa Region)

Agadir – The urban development program of the city of Agadir (2020-2024), launched on Tuesday by HM King Mohammed VI, is based on a participatory approach involving the various stakeholders in the city, said Wali of the Souss-Massa region, governor …

Tourist Arrivals in Morocco up 5.2% in 2019: Tourism Observatory

Casablanca – Nearly 13 million tourists visited Morocco in 2019, up by 5.2% compared to the year before, said the Tourism Observatory.

Foreign tourists’ arrivals increased by 5.4%, while those of Moroccan expatriates rose by 5% in the same period, …

Framework-agreement on Agadir Urban Development Program Will Establish Cooperation Mechanisms to Achieve Expected Objectives (BenchaAboun)

Agadir – The framework-agreement relating to the Urban Development Program of the city of Agadir (2020-2024), signed on Tuesday during the launching ceremony of this Program, under the chairmanship of HM King Mohammed VI, aims at establishing cooperation mechanisms to …

President Putin Welcomes Ongoing Development of Relations Between Russia and Morocco

Moscow – Russian President Vladimir Putin welcomed, on Wednesday, the continuing development of relations between Russia and Morocco.

Putin, who received in the Kremlin Lotfi Bouchaara to present his credentials as Ambassador of HM the King to the Russian Federation, …

Religious Tolerance is ‘Part of Collective Conscience of Moroccan Society’: Ambassador

New York (United Nations) – Morocco organized Tuesday in New York, in collaboration with the UN Office on Genocide Prevention and the Responsibility to Protect, a meeting on the fight against hate speech and incitement to discrimination, hostility and violence.…