The Kingdom of Morocco and the State of Israel signed four agreements in Rabat on Tuesday in several areas during the visit of the high-level American-Israeli delegation. This is an agreement on the exemption from visa formalities for holders of diplomatic and service passports, signed by the Minister Delegate to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, African Cooperation and Moroccans residing abroad. , Mr. Mohcine Jazouli and Mr. Shlomo Mor-Yosef, Director General of the Population and Immigration Agency.
Likewise, a memorandum of understanding in the field of Civil Aviation was signed by Mr. Zakaria Belghazi, Director General of Civil Aviation to the Minister of Tourism, Handicrafts, Air Transport and Economy social, and Mr. Joel Feldschuh, director of the Civil Aviation Agency. By recognizing the importance of ensuring direct flights between Israel and Morocco, the two parties undertake to conduct discussions for the conclusion of an Air Services Agreement.
In addition, a memorandum of understanding on Innovation and the development of water resources which provides for technical cooperation in water management and development, was signed by Mr. Hammou Bensaadout, director general of the ‘Water to the Minister of Equipment, Transport, Logistics and Water, and Mr. Yechezkel Lifshitz, Director General of the Ministry of Water Resources.
As for the memorandum of understanding of cooperation in the field of Finance and Investment signed by Mr. Nabyl Lakhdar, Director General of the Administration of Customs and Indirect Taxes under the Ministry of the Economy, Finance and Reform of the administration, and Mrs. Shira Greenberg, chief economist at the Ministry of Finance, he announced the promotion of economic relations between the two countries through trade and investment.
This memorandum provides for the negotiation of other agreements to govern these relations: “Double taxation agreement, Agreement on the promotion and protection of investments and Agreement on customs assistance”.