Trade between Morocco, Libya, Tunisia, and Spain is set to receive a boost from a new maritime trade route that is slated to open in March.
On February 14, a Royal Air Maroc (RAM) delegation visited Mitiga international airport, near Tripoli, Libya, to assess security conditions and operational measures, Morocco World News reported.
President of the Libyan Presidential Council (LPC), Mohamed Al-Menfi, offered condolences to King Mohammed VI of Morocco, the government and the brotherly Moroccan people for the victims of the painful earthquake, stressing his confidence that Morocco will overcome the effects of this disaster.
Members of the Libyan 6+6 Joint Committee for Preparing Electoral Laws announced that they had reached an agreement on presidential and legislative electoral laws, pending the signing of the agreement by the speakers of the House of Representatives (HoR) and the High Council of State (HCS).
The Moroccan city of Bouznika will witness today the signing of the agreement by the 6+6 Joint Committee for the preparation of electoral laws in Libya, reports Italian news agency Nova citing Turkish state-owned media Anadolu Agency.
Morocco’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Nasser Bourita announced the country’s potential plan to open consulates in Tripoli and Benghazi, Libya, reports Morocco World News, an online newspaper.
The Libyan 6+6 Joint Committee for Preparation of Electoral Laws stressed Tuesday the need to form a unified government that paves the way for holding elections throughout the country.
The 6+6 committee, formed jointly by Libya’s House of Representative and High Council for the preparation of electoral laws, will meet in Morocco within a week to continue talks on drafting legislations governing the national elections planned at the end of this year, according to a report by Italian news agency Nova.
Reaching a consensual and comprehensive legislative framework for elections in Libya is the only path towards lasting peace, said Moroccan Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita.
Libyan Foreign Minister Najla Mangoush held talks on Tuesdaywith her Turkish counterpart Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu on the sidelines of 9th Global Forum of the U.N. Alliance of Civilizations in Morocco