Saturday, May 25th 2013
2 pc increase in tourist arrivals in September
The volume of tourist arrivals at border crossings recorded in September shows an increase of 2 pc (694,000 arrivals), according to the Tourism Observatory. This improvement was accompanied by...
Morocco fabled ochre city yearns for visitors
With its labyrinthine souks, palm-fringed palaces and Islamic heritage, Marrakesh has developed over the years as a chic tourist destination, drawing in the world’s rich and famous. But 18 months...
Tourism: Morocco to invest 15 billion euros by 2020
Morocco plans to invest up to 15 billion euros by 2020 in the tourism sector, Tourism Minister Lahcen Haddad told French daily Le Figaro in an interview published today. Investments, he told the...
Inauguration of the first air link between Dusseldorf and Marrakech
The first air link between Marrakech and Dusseldorf (Germany) was inaugurated on Saturday by the arrival of the first flight to Marrakech-Menara Airport. Some 105 passengers including seven...
Essaouira in the top 10 "happiness destinations" of World Tourism
The city of Essaouira was chosen by television "Travels" of Fox Group as one of the top 10 global tourism stops, considered "destinations of happiness." The new documentary series, called "In Search...
Ifrane: Strong growth in tourism during the first quarter 2012
The tourism sector in Ifrane has experienced strong growth during the first quarter of 2012, with an increase of 116 pc arrivals, 139 pc in overnight stays and 5pc in occupancy rate over the same...
Morocco: In pursuit of 20m tourists
In another step towards meeting Morocco’s goal of seeing 20m tourists by 2020, a number of projects have been unveiled that aim to boost visitor numbers from Europe and private investment...
Casablanca, "one of the main tourist destinations in Africa"
Nairobi and Casablanca are among the leading tourist destinations in Africa, reveals a survey by MasterCard index, whose results were published Wednesday in the Kenyan capital. In terms of visitor...
Morocco joins International Council of Tourism Partners
The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) announced its first destination partner from Morocco has joined – the Regional Tourism Council Agadir Souss Massa Draa. ICTP Chairman Juergen T....
More than 83,000 tourists visited the region of Ouarzazate in Q1 of 2012
Ouarzazate - The number of tourists staying in hotels, tourist residences and guest houses in the province of Ouarzazate, since the beginning of the year until late April, has reached 83,155. With...
International Women's Day
No doubt that the American and French universal declarations of human rights dating from the 18th century, and those set by the United Nations in...
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