Morocco has announced the launch of an electronic visa platform to encourage tourist arrivals and help the Moroccan tourist industry recover post-pandemic.
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The decision follows “the evolution of the epidemiological situation in the kingdom,” a statement said, adding that entry requirements for visitors would be announced at a later date.
The mood in the regional tourism sector has shifted in the past month, Nadia Fettah Alaoui, minister of tourism for Morocco, has told delegates at the Africa Hospitality Investment Forum.
Officials from the United Nations World Tourism Organisation and Morocco met to prepare for the general assembly event set to take place in October.
The Moroccan National Tourist Office has confirmed that the national border regulations have been relaxed to international visitors, including passengers from the UK.