Rabat – Morocco’s Head of Government Saad Eddine El Othmani will lead a delegation to Marrakech today for the purpose of discussing the means of socio-economic progress in the region of Marrakesh-Tensift-El Haouz.
Following recent visits to Fez, Ouarzazate, and Oujda, the red city of Marrakech will receive a delegation lead by Morocco’s Head of Government, Saad Eddine El Othmani, who will chair a meeting underlining opportunities for the region’s social and economic expansion.
Meeting participants will include business personalities, civil society figures, and representative of the tourism, industry, and agriculture sectors, in addition to the Economy and Finance Department officials.
Marrakech is considered as Morocco’s tourist capital, ushering around 2 million tourists to its ochre gates in every year for 6 million overnight stays, which marks 20 percent arrival growth in 2017 and 18 percent in overnight stays.
This year, tourism in Marrakech is expected to expand even more, as the government promises to deliver 13 new tourism projects to the city.