ALGERIA RESTRICTS THE FREEDOM OF MOVEMENT OF THE POLISARIO

The Algerian regime tightens the screws: the Algerian passports are withdrawn from the Polisario - self-proclaimed Sahrawi leadership - necessary for their overseas travels. This measure tightens the already existing restrictions on entry and exit for the Sahrawis living in the camps of Tindouf. The "passports" issued by the so-called Saharawi Republic "SADR" are not … Continue reading ALGERIA RESTRICTS THE FREEDOM OF MOVEMENT OF THE POLISARIO

KHENIFISS NATIONAL PARK

Khenifiss is a national park in the southwest of Morocco and is located at the Atlantic coast near Akhfenir in direction of Tarfaya, in the Laâyoune-Sakia El Hamra region. The national park with an area of 1,850 km² was created to protect the wetlands. The national park consists essentially of the Khenifiss Lagoon, the largest … Continue reading KHENIFISS NATIONAL PARK

TARFAYA IS WAITING FOR THE FERRY

Now I wanted to know it exactly. On 21.04.2019 I drove to Tarfaya and took a closer look at the harbour. All roads finished, including all buildings necessary for a harbour. There were no construction works to be seen, also no excavations in the sea. According to information the harbour is ready for operation, an … Continue reading TARFAYA IS WAITING FOR THE FERRY

COUSCOUS EL MAGHREB

On 1 April 2019, Morocco, Mauritania, Algeria and Tunisia submitted a joint candidature for inclusion of Couscous on the UNESCO list. In a statement to the Maghreb Arab Press (MAP), Morocco's Permanent Representative to UNESCO, Mrs Zohour Alaoui, stressed the importance of the common candidacy as a symbolic step towards mutual understanding. Maghreb Union The … Continue reading COUSCOUS EL MAGHREB

DAKHLA – A SPORTS PARADISE – HOSTS THE FIRST PADEL INTERCONTINENTAL CUP

Morocco is on its way to becoming an important country in the world of Padel. Not only clubs are emerging, but the Kingdom has also offered to host the first edition of the Intercontinental Cup of Padel (CIP) from 15 to 18 November 2019 in Dakhla. Padel is a game similar to tennis and is … Continue reading DAKHLA – A SPORTS PARADISE – HOSTS THE FIRST PADEL INTERCONTINENTAL CUP

2ND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON DESERTECONOMY

The International Congress on the Economies of the Desert - Dakhla (ICDED) is jointly organized annually by the National School of Business and Management (ENCG, Dakhla-Morocco) and the Regional Council of Dakhla Oued Eddahab. The second conference will take place on 17 and 18 April 2019 and is part of a global economic transformation in … Continue reading 2ND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON DESERTECONOMY

NEWS FROM DAKHLA

The French Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Morocco (Chambre Française de Commerce et d'Industrie du Maroc CFCIM) did open its new regional office in Dakhla on 1 March 2019 in the presence of the authorities of the Dakhla-Oued Eddahab region, African ambassadors and invited personalities. Following the establishment of the regional office in Laayoune … Continue reading NEWS FROM DAKHLA

RABATT EXCLUSIVE CONTACT FOR UNITED STATES AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

On 15.02.2019 Trump announced the current finance law. Accordingly, the development aid granted under the US Budget Law to Western Sahara respectively the southern provinces of Morocco must be implemented "by and with Morocco's permission". "Morocco's stability is a major advantage for the United States and its European allies, who face problems of migration, cross-border … Continue reading RABATT EXCLUSIVE CONTACT FOR UNITED STATES AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

THE KINGS OF MOROCCO AND SPAIN WRITE A NEW CHAPTER IN ECONOMIC COOPERATION

The official trip of the King and Queen of Spain to Morocco took place on 13 and 14 February 2019. The royal couple was welcomed by the King of Morocco, His Majesty Mohammed VI, with a day of gala celebrations. The Spanish Queen Letizia wears the cape of King Mohammed VI after the Gala, while … Continue reading THE KINGS OF MOROCCO AND SPAIN WRITE A NEW CHAPTER IN ECONOMIC COOPERATION