Daily Archives: September 3, 2020

Over 80% of Families Opted for In-person Education (Official)

Rabat – More than 80% of families have opted for in-person education, until Thursday morning, said Minister of National Education, Vocational Training, Higher Education and Scientific Research, government spokesperson Saaid Amzazi.   Amzazi revealed this rate during a presentation on the 2020-2021 school year to members of the Government Council. The minister, who was speaking

UK Official Commends Morocco’s Leadership in Climate Action

Rabat – UK Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Alok Sharma, has praised Morocco’s leadership in climate action, expressing the wish to benefit of its successful experience during the organization of the 26nd session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 26).   During virtual talks with Moroccan minister of Energy, Mining

MAScIR Launches Large-scale Production of 100% Moroccan Diagnostic Kit for COVID-19 Testing

Rabat – The MOLDIAG startup, created by the Moroccan Foundation for Advanced Science, Innovation and Research (MASCIR), has launched the large-scale production of a 100% Moroccan diagnostic kit for COVID-19 testing after having obtained, in May 2020, national and international validations.   The kit has already received a first order of 100,000 units from the

Abdeljebbar Louzir Laid To Rest in Marrakech

Marrakech – The funeral for the famous icon of theater and comedy in Morocco, Abdeljabbar Louzir, who passed away on Wednesday at his home, took place on Thursday in Marrakech.   Late Abdeljebbar Louzir, who died following a long disease, was buried in the Bab Doukala cemetery after the prayers of Ad-Duhr and the Death.

FM Holds Talks with Spanish Counterpart

Rabat – Minister of Foreign Affairs, African Cooperation and Moroccans abroad, Nasser Bourita, on Wednesday had a telephone conversation with his Spanish counterpart, Arancha Gonzalez Laya.   These talks, which are part of the regular consultation between the two sides, focused on bilateral relations between the Kingdoms of Morocco and Spain, as well as on

UN Pays Tribute to HM the King’s Vision for Upcoming Generations

New York (United Nations) – UN Under-Secretary-General for Global Communications Melissa Fleming has paid tribute to HM King Mohammed VI’s vision, on the occasion of the 42nd session of the Committee on Information, which was held Wednesday in New York and chaired by Ambassador Omar Hilale, Morocco’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations.   In

New Speaker of Colombian Lower House Reaffirms ‘Full Support’ for Moroccan Territorial Integrity

Bogota – The new speaker of the Colombian House of Representatives, Germán Alcides Blanco Álvarez, reaffirmed, Wednesday in Bogota, his “full support” for the supreme interests of Morocco, in particular the territorial integrity of the Kingdom.   Germán Blanco reiterated his position supporting the national cause of Morocco during a meeting with the Ambassador of