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Last updated:  September 3, 2020 Country Specific Information: The Government of Morocco has extended the country’s “Health State of Emergency” until October 10.  U.S. citizens should be aware that regional or local authorities may put into place (sometimes with little notice) travel or other restrictions aimed at stopping the spread of COVID-19.  The city of Casablanca ...
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Remarks by Commerce Secretary Wilbur L. Ross at the Corporate Council on Africa’s United Nations General Assembly Forum on Morocco

Thank you, Ambassador McDonald, for that kind introduction. And a warm welcome to His Excellency Minister El-Alamy and Director Seddiki. We are so grateful to have you join us. My thanks also to Florie Liser and CCA for hosting today’s dialogue, and for your continued leadership connecting U.S. business with opportunities on the African Continent. ...
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UNITED STATES AND MOROCCO LAUNCHED THE PROGRAM FOR TEACHER TRAINING: HIGHER EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP-MOROCCO (HEP-M)

Rabat – On Wednesday, September 16, 2020, Mr. Saaïd Amzazi, Minister of National Education, Vocational Training, Higher Education and Scientific Research, Mr. Driss Ouaouicha, Minister Delegate in charge of  Higher Education and Scientific Research, His excellency Mr. David T. Fischer, U.S. Ambassador, presided the ceremony of the official kick-off of the activities of the Higher Education Partnership – ...
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Health Alert: Health State of Emergency Extended Until October 10; Special Operation Flights Continue

The Government of Morocco has extended the country’s “Health State of Emergency” until October 10. U.S. citizens should be aware that regional or local authorities may put into place (sometimes with little notice) travel or other restrictions aimed at stopping the spread of COVID-19.  The city of Casablanca currently has a curfew in place from 10:00 ...
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Youth Outreach for Bicentennial of U.S. Legation in Tangier

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE U.S. EMBASSY RABAT Notice of Funding Opportunity Funding Opportunity Title:           “Youth Outreach for Bicentennial of U.S. Legation in Tangier” Cooperative Agreement 2020 Funding Opportunity Number:     PAS-MOROCCO-FY20-08 Date of Posting Award:                  August 15, 2020 Deadline for Applications:             September 13, 2020 CFDA Number:                              19.040 Total Amount Available:               $75,000 – $85,000 Number of Awards:                        One A.   PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The U.S. Mission in ...
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