Daily Archives: June 21, 2020

302 Moroccans Repatriated from Turkey Arrive in Tetouan

Tetouan – A total of 302 people, including babies, children and the elderly, arrived Saturday evening at Saniat R’mel airport in Tetouan on board two planes from Istanbul, as part of the repatriation of Moroccans stranded abroad due to the pandemic of the novel coronavirus. The two planes landed with 152 and 150 Moroccan citizens

World Refugee Day: National Human Rights Council Calls for Effective Recognition of Refugee Status

Rabat – The National Human Rights Council (CNDH) called for the acceleration of the adoption of Bill 66-17 on asylum and the conditions for granting it, so as to ensure the effective recognition of refugee status in the light of constitutional provisions and the principles of the Global Compact on Refugees.  In a statement on

Resumption of Domestic Flights in Morocco Starting 25 June 2020 (Ministry)

Rabat – Following the joint statement issued by the ministries of Interior, Health, Industry, Trade, Green and Digital Economy, allowing a lightening of sanitary confinement, the ministry of Tourism, Handicraft, Air Transport and Social Economy announced, on Sunday, in a statement, the resumption of domestic flights in the Kingdom as from Thursday, June 25, 2020.

Royal Air Maroc: Resumption of Domestic Flights Starting Next Thursday (Statement)

Rabat – Following the statement of the ministry of Tourism, Handicrafts, Air Transport and Social Economy authorizing the travel by air within the Kingdom, Morocco’s flag carrier Royal Air Maroc (RAM) announced, on Sunday, the resumption of its domestic flights as of Thursday, June 25, 2020. Flights will be operated to the following destinations: Casablanca-Laayoune,

Covid-19: 118 New Confirmed Cases in Morocco, 9,957 in Total (Ministry)

Rabat – One hundred and eighteen (118) new cases of infection with the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) have been confirmed in Morocco until Sunday at 10:00 a.m., bringing to 9,957 the total number of cases of contamination, announced the ministry of Health.  The number of cured cases amounts to 8,249 with 26 new recoveries, while the

Adoption of Series of Measures from 24 June at Midnight for Management of 2nd Phase of Plan to Alleviate Sanitary Confinement (Joint Statement)

Rabat – A joint statement of the ministries of Interior, Health, Industry, Trade, Green and Digital Economy, announced on Sunday that in accordance with the decision taken by the authorities concerning the transition to the second stage of the “plan to reduce sanitary confinement” from 24 June 2020 at midnight, and taking into account the

Sanitary Confinement Relief: Establishments Offering Musical Performances Not Affected by Announced Measures (Reliable Source from Interior Ministry)

Rabat – The measures announced as part of the transition to the 2nd phase of the “plan to alleviate sanitary confinement” from the early hours of Thursday, June 25, 2020, do not concern bars, discos and restaurants offering musical performances, which will remain closed until further notice, said a reliable source from the ministry of