Morocco Plans to Attract About 85,000 Russian Tourists in 2016

Morocco intends to welcome some 85,000 Russian tourists in 2016, the country’s CIS tourism office head told Sputnik. The head of the Moroccan National Tourism Office for Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), Samir Sussi Riah, announced on Friday the signing of 12 agreements with Russian travel companies to attract an estimated 85,000 Russian tourists in 2016. Share […]

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Morocco targets 160, 000 West Africans travellers in 2016


Morocco is seeking to attract more visitors from Russia, China and West Africa, as instability in nearby countries deters tourists from traditional European markets. Plans to open new air routes are in motion, Minister of Tourism Lahcen Haddad said in an interview in Rabat following a visit by King Mohammed VI to Russia. “Russia offers us a big opportunity,” he […]

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