Moroccan-Spanish Bilateral Economic Cooperation
Moroccan Prime Minister Saadedine El Othmani received a phone call from Mr. Pedro Sanchez, the Spanish prime minister. During this call the two had discussed the mutual relationships between Morocco and Spain
Moroccan Prime Minister Saadedine El Othmani received a phone call from Mr. Pedro Sanchez, the Spanish prime minister. During this call the two had discussed the mutual relationships between Morocco and Spain, they also prepared for the 12th Moroccan-Spanish high level meeting planned to take place in December,17th in Rabat to promote and develop the bilateral relations between the two countries.
Morocco and Spain both insisted on holding this meeting and not postponing it despite the circumstances of the global pandemic due to the importance of this meeting and its prospective positive results on the Moroccan and Spanish economies.
This meeting comes after the official visit of Don Felipe VI, King of Spanish, to Morocco in February 2019, which led in signing, in the presence of the HM King Mohammed VI, of eleven agreements, in addition to a memorandum of understanding for strategic cooperation between the two kingdoms.
It is expected that the high-level meeting will contribute to giving a strong impetus to the aforementioned signed agreements and developing other agreements, while giving priority to bilateral economic cooperation, especially to overcome the economic repercussions of the Coronavirus “Covid 19”. The meeting will also be an occasion to enhance cooperation in the fields of industry, trade, health and energy, and in facing security and other challenges.