Daily Archives: April 20, 2020

Beni Mellal: International Conference on Optimization and Applications Kicks off in Videoconferencing Format

Beni Mellal – The 6th edition of the International Conference on Optimization and Applications (ICOA 2020), opened on Monday by videoconference, on the initiative of the University Sultan Moulay Slimane (USMS). Organized on 20-21 April, with the aim of promoting scientific research and innovation, the 6th edition is broadcast entirely online on the USMS website

Covid-19: 4 New Recoveries in Region of Rabat-Salé-Kenitra

Rabat – Four new recoveries among Covid-19 patients were reported in the region of Rabat-Salé-Kenitra until Monday at 10 a.m., bringing the total number of recovered Covid-19 patients to 102, according to the regional health office. Since the start of the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, 17 patients have recovered in Salé, 37 in Skhirat-Temara,

Covid-19: Morocco’s Strategy ‘Clear’ & ‘Effective’ – Spanish Expert

Madrid – The strategy adopted by Morocco, under the leadership of HM King Mohammed VI, to stop the spread of the coronavirus pandemic is “clear” and “effective”, said president of the Spanish-Moroccan Observatory of Security and Human Rights, José Garcia Infante. In an article published by the electronic newspaper “Tribuna libre”, Infante stressed that Morocco

Exchange Office Grants Exceptional Tourist Allowance to Moroccans Stranded Abroad

Rabat – The exchange Office has recently decided to grant an exceptional tourist allowance to Moroccans stranded abroad because of the closure of air, sea and land links to cope with the Covid-19 epidemic. “Aware of the difficulties encountered by Moroccan residents who have found themselves stranded abroad, following the closure of air, sea and

Covid-19: 2,000 Laboratory Tests Conducted Daily, Minister

Rabat – The frequency of laboratory tests for suspected coronavirus (Covid-19) cases has increased significantly to 2,000 tests per day, said Health Minister Khalid Ait Taleb on Monday. In response to an oral question presented by opposition groups to the House of Representatives on “proactive and operational measures taken to combat the Covid-19”, Ait Taleb

Morocco’s Net International Reserves Up 26.7%

Rabat – Morocco’s net international reserves amounted to 286.3 billion dirhams until April 10, 2020, up by 26.7% compared to the same period in 2019, Morocco’s central bank (Bank Al-Maghrib) has said. During the week of 9-15 April, Bank Al-Maghrib injected 86.7 billion dirhams. As for the interbank rate, it has remained at 2.01%, the

Covid-19 Management Fund: Maroc Telecom Contributes with 1.5 Bln DH

Rabat – Telecommunication operator ‘Maroc Telecom’ will contribute with 1.5 billion dirhams into the Special Fund for the Management of the Coronavirus Pandemic, the group announced Monday in a press release. “As part of general mobilization and alike the major groups in the country, Maroc Telecom has committed to contributing to the special fund dedicated