Yearly Archives: 2019

Visit of Her Excellency Mrs. Sushma Swaraj, Minister of External Affairs of the Republic of India on 17th-18th February 2019, to the Kingdom of Morocco

Her Excellency Mrs. Sushma Swaraj, Minister of External Affairs of the Republic of India, paid an official visit to the Kingdom of Morocco on 17th – 18th February 2019.
During this visit Ms. Sushma Swaraj was received in audience by His Excellency Dr. Saad Dine El Otmani, Head of the Government of the Kingdom of Morocco and by His Excellency Mr. Habib El Maliki, the President of Chamber of Representatives, Lower House of Parliament.
Madam Sushma Swaraj also held bilateral talks on a wide range of subjects/topics of common interest with His Excellency Mr. Nasser Bourita, Minister of Foreign Affairs & International Cooperation, after which the two Ministers signed four Memorandas of Understanding relating to Counter Terrorism, Cooperation in Housing and Human Settlement, Reciprocal facilitation of procedures for issue of Business Visa and Cooperation in Youth Matters.
On her arrival to Morocco on 17th February 2019, Madam Sushma Swaraj held a meeting with members of the Indian Diaspora in Morocco.

Press release: H.E Mr. Khalid Samadi, Secretary of State for Higher Education and Scientific Research of the Kingdom of Morocco, paid a working visit to India, on the 22nd – 23rd of January, 2018.

H.E Mr. Khalid Samadi, Secretary of State for Higher Education and Scientific Research of the Kingdom of Morocco, paid a working visit to India, on the 22nd – 23rd of January, 2018.
During his stay in New Delhi, H.E Mr. Khalid Samadi held a bilateral meeting with his Indian counterpart, H.E Mr. Satya Pal Singh, as well as with the Chairman of the University Grants Commission, Prof. D. P. Singh, Minister of State for Human Resource Development, Higher Education, Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, and visited Jawaharlal-Nehru University of New Delhi, where he gave a lecture on ‘‘the opportunities of studies in Morocco and the prospects of cooperation between the two countries in the field of higher education’’, in the presence of officials from the University and number of Phd candidates students.
H.E Mr. Khalid Samadi has also visited the National Physics Laboratory (NPL), the Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) and the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT).
H.E Mr. Khalid Samadi, also signed, on the 22nd of January, 2019, a Memorandum of Understanding on the mutual recognition of diplomas delivered by accredited educational institutions in both countries.
This MoU aims to encourage student mobility between Morocco and India by facilitating the possibility for students to pursue their studies in either country according to the laws and regulations of both countries. It also aims to facilitate the mobility of teachers and researchers between them.
This visit of H.E Mr. Khalid Samadi to New Delhi took place after his participation in the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2019, along with H.E Mrs. Rakiya Eddarhem, Secretary of State for Foreign Trade, and many high officials and representatives of various Moroccan Agencies and businessmen.