MACEDONIA AND MOROCCO NOURISH EXCELLENT RELATIONS
Macedonia and Morocco have been nourishing excellent relations, but should work on bolstering the economic cooperation and trade exchange, say Prime Ministers of both countries Nikola Gruevski and Abas el-Fassi respectively.
Two Premiers signed Tuesday in Rabat an agreement on avoiding double taxation and protection of investments.
The Moroccan Premier underlined the need of investing additional efforts in the development of the cooperation in the spheres of culture, education, trade. In this respect both Premiers offered scholarships for Macedonian, Moroccan citizens to study at the universities of the two countries.
- Morocco and Macedonia have been nourishing excellent relations, without any open issue. Macedonia is an official candidate for the EU membership, while Morocco enjoys a unique status in its relations with the Union, Gruevski said.
He gave credit to Morocco for being one of 130 countries that recognized Macedonia's constitutional name.
Earlier today, Gruevski laid flowers on the tombs of kings Mohammed V and Hassan II in Rabat.
During the two-day visit, Gruevski is scheduled to meet the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Abdelwahed Radi and President of the Assembly of Councillors Mohamed Seik Bijadila.
Tomorrow, the business opportunities in Macedonia will be presented to representatives of Moroccan companies.
The Republic of Macedonia and Kingdom of Morocco established diplomatic relations on 18 September, 2002.