Daily Archives: September 15, 2020

Covid-19: Ministry of National Education Calls for Strict Compliance with Procedure for Managing Cases of Contamination in Schools

Rabat – The Ministry of National Education, Vocational Training, Higher Education and Scientific Research called for the strict compliance with the procedure for managing cases of infection with coronavirus (Covid-19) in public and private schools and foreign missions, set up in coordination with the competent authorities.   In a circular to the directors of the

Covid-19: 2,121 New Confirmed Cases and 2,077 Recoveries in 24 Hours (Ministry)

Rabat – Two thousand one hundred and twenty-one (2,121) new cases of coronavirus infection (Covid-19) and 2,077 recoveries have been recorded in Morocco in the last 24 hours, announced Tuesday the ministry of Health.   This brings to 90,324 the number of contaminations since the first case was reported in the Kingdom on March 2,

Ministry of Health: National Plan to Contain Covid-19 Aims to Reduce Reproduction Rate to Below 1%

Rabat – The ministry of Health said Tuesday that the national plan to combat Coronavirus aspires to reduce the reproduction rate of the virus to a rate below 1 percent in the short term.   In a presentation of the bimonthly update on the epidemiological situation related to Covid-19, the head of the Division of

Moroccan Playmaker Faycal Fajr Joins Sivasspor

Istanbul – Moroccan midfielder Faycal Fajr has become a new player of Turkish club Sivasspor for the next two seasons until 2022.   Fajr, 32, played last season for Spanish side Getafe. Previously, the Moroccan international played for Caen (France) and Elche (Spain).   Source: Agency Morocaine De Presse

Covid-19: Housing Sector at Heart of National and Continental Concerns (Official)

Rabat – The health crisis linked to Covid-19 has placed the housing sector at the heart of national and continental concerns, noted on Tuesday Minister of National Territorial Planning, Housing and City Policy Nouzha Bouchareb.   Speaking during the virtual symposium themed: “The provision of affordable housing as an economic recovery strategy in the COVID

Twenty-Two Killed in Road Accidents in Morocco’s Urban Areas Last Week

Rabat – Twenty-two people were killed and 1,920 others were injured, including 81 seriously, in 1,449 traffic accidents that took place in urban areas on September 7-13, 2020, National Police (DGSN) said Tuesday.   These accidents were mainly due to non-control of vehicles, non-respect of priority, excessive speeding and pedestrian and driver errors, the same

Ministry of National Education Publishes Schedule of Regional Examination for 1st Year of Baccalaureate

Rabat – The Ministry of National Education, Vocational Training, Higher Education and Scientific Research has published the schedule of the standardized regional examination for the 1st year of the baccalaureate for the 2019-2020 school year.   In a note to the directors of regional academies of education and training (AREF), to the provincial directors and