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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated:  June 15, 2022 *** Effective Sunday, June 12 at 12:01 a.m. EDT, the CDC rescinded its Order requiring all airline or other aircraft passengers to show a negative COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 to board any aircraft destined to the United States from a foreign country.  Of note, CDC’s ...
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Aimee Cutrona Arrives as U.S. Embassy Morocco Charge d’Affaires

Press Release Aimee Cutrona Arrives as U.S. Embassy Morocco Charge d’Affaires  Aimee Cutrona, a career member of the United States Senior Foreign Service, became Charge d’Affaires at the U.S. Embassy in Morocco today, following the departure of former Charge d’Affaires David Greene in July.  Before arriving in Rabat, she last served in Washington, D.C. as ...
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Security Alert: Soccer Match in Rabat

Location: Rabat near the Prince Moulay Abdellah Stadium. Event: A soccer match will take place between two rival Moroccan teams at Rabat’s Prince Moulay Abdellah Stadium at 1930 tonight. This will be a high-profile game. The stadium is located next to the Rabat Zoo and adjacent to the Hay Riad neighborhood. Large crowds and heavy traffic, as ...
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Coalition Training for Women Parliamentarians

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE U.S. EMBASSY RABAT Notice of Funding Opportunity Funding Opportunity Title: Coalition Training for Women Parliamentarians Funding Opportunity Number: PAS-MOROCCO-FY22-06 Deadline for Applications: Extended to August 12, 2022 CFDA Number: 19.040 Total Amount Available: $65,000  A. PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The Public Affairs Office of the U.S Embassy in Morocco announces an open competition ...
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USTDA Supports Morocco’s First Smart Grid Deployment

NEWS RELEASE July 21, 2022 USTDA Supports Morocco’s First Smart Grid Deployment Arlington, VA – Today, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency awarded a grant to Régie Autonome de Distribution d’Eau et d’Electricité de Marrakech (RADEEMA), Marrakech’s electricity and water utility, for a feasibility study to transform the power distribution infrastructure in Marrakech into a ...
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Security Alert: Planned Demonstrations in Rabat, Marrakech, and Casablanca

Location: In Rabat—Bab el Had Square, the Moroccan Parliament, Ministry of Education, and Royal Palace. In Casablanca—Marechal Square near the Hyatt Hotel. In Marrakech—Bab Doukkala medina gate. Event: Demonstrations by the Moroccan Social Front to protest high prices on Friday, July 22 at 3:00 P.M. Though Moroccan authorities communicated that they will not issue permits for ...
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