Daily Archives: November 24, 2020

Chtouka-Ait Baha/Covid-19: Authorities Tighten Up Prevention Measures

Biougra – The authorities of the Chtouka-Ait Baha province have announced new measures to tighten up prevention against the spread of the new coronavirus (Covid-19).   “These measures come into force as of Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at 10 p.m. for a period of 15 days,” according to a press release from the Provincial Monitoring

Postponement of Bank Due Dates: 32,248 Requests Made – Wali of Bank al-Maghrib

Rabat – Some 32,248 requests for the postponement of bank due dates in favor of companies were made by the end of August, totaling MAD 6.6 billion, Abdellatif Jouahri, Wali (governor) of Bank Al-Maghrib, said on Tuesday.   Speaking before the Committee of Finance and Economic Development at the House of Representatives (Lower House), Jouahri

Morocco, Italy Test Innovative Solutions to Streamline Import/Export Procedures

Casablanca – The ports of Casablanca and La Spezia (Italy) are testing new innovative solutions to improve the flow of goods and create an international logistics corridor, as part of the innovation program of the National Ports Agency (ANP) and the European FENIX program.   The objective of this program is to optimize and simplify

DGSN: 660 New Vehicles Offered To Different Services

Rabat – The National Police (DGSN) offered 660 new vehicles to its central and decentralized services, with highly developed technical standards, as part of its plan to renew and develop its vehicle fleet and equipment for the various police teams and vehicle intervention units in order to properly fulfill their missions of maintaining peace and

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

Rabat – Twenty people were killed and 2,011 others were injured, including 68 seriously, in 1,487 traffic accidents that took place in urban areas on November 16-22, 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 source

Covid-19: Morocco Records 3,999 New Cases, 4,118 Recoveries over Past 24 Hours

Rabat – Morocco has recorded 3,999 new cases of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) over the past 24 hours while 4,118 Covid-19 patients have recovered in the same period, the ministry of health said on Tuesday.   The total number of COVID-19 cases in the country rises to 331,527 while the number of cured people increases

Japanese News Agency Highlights Broad International Support for Morocco’s Intervention To Protect Its Territories

Tokyo – The private Japanese news agency, “Pan Orient News”, highlighted on Monday the broad international support for Morocco’s intervention to protect its territories and secure free movement across its borders.   The Royal Armed Forces “intervened to put an end to the provocations of the separatist militias of the + polisario + which obstructed