Daily Archives: May 5, 2020

Covid-19: 549 Cases in Draa-Tafilalet Region

Errachidia – One new covid-19 case has been confirmed in the region of Draa-Tafilalet until Tuesday at 10 a.m., bringing the total number of cases in the region to 549, the regional health office said. The new case was recorded in the province of Ouarzazate, the source added. Ouarzazate remains the worst-hit province in the

Covid-19: 78 New Cases in Region of Rabat-Salé-Kenitra

Rabat – Seventy-eight new cases of the novel coronavirus were reported in the region of Rabat-Salé-Kenitra over the past 24 hours, bringing the total of cases in the region to 453, the regional health office has said. According to the same source, 234 covid-19 patients have recovered and 11 people died from coronavirus complications until

Covid-19: 146 New Recoveries in Morocco, 1,799 in Total (Ministry)

Rabat – One hundred and forty-six (146) new cured cases of the new coronavirus (Covid-19) were reported in Morocco until Tuesday at 10:00 a.m., bringing to 1,799 the total number of recoveries in the Kingdom, announced the ministry of Health.  The number of fatalities, meanwhile, reached 180 cases (01 new death), said the ministry on

Ministry of Education Categorically Denies Rumors of ‘Blank Year’

Rabat –  The ministry of National Education, Vocational Training, Higher Education and Scientific Research categorically denied, on Tuesday, having announced “a blank year” for all school levels except some of them.  In a clarification, the ministry referred to the information contained in a statement circulating on social networks as “Fake News”.  All news concerning the

CNDP and CDAI Ensure Compliance with Laws on Protection of Personal Data and Right of Access to Information (Official)

Rabat – The National Commission for the Control of Personal Data Protection (CNDP) and the Commission for the Right of Access to Information (CDAI), have been mobilized since the beginning of the health crisis to serve institutions and citizens to ensure respect for the rights of protection of personal data and access to information during

In Morocco, Textile Industry in Battle Order to Produce Masks for National Market and Soon for Export (French Paper)

Paris – In Morocco, the textile industry has put itself in order to produce masks “on line” that can be exported once the Moroccan market is fully satisfied, wrote Tuesday the French paper La Croix.  Seven million single-use masks and one million cloth masks come off Moroccan production lines every day, the paper said, pointing

Covid-19 and Post-crisis Period: Six Questions to US Economist Hinh T. Dinh

Washington – Hinh T. Dinh, a US economist and Senior Fellow at the Policy Center for the New South (PCNS), is a specialist in development economics and international finance who served more than 35 years at the World Bank. In this interview with MAP Washington, the senior fellow at Indiana University in the United States,