On 8 of March 2012 the taking office protocol and presentation meeting between Prof. Dr. Anton Caragea, President of European Council on Tourism and Trade and H.E. Faouz El Achchabi, Ambassador of Kingdom of Morocco in Romania had taken place.
Prof.dr.Anton Caragea express his heart felted congratulation on the occasion of beginning of mandate of H.E Faouz El Achchabi, appreciating that between Europe and Morocco there is a long history of economic and political cooperation and a large area of common interests , designed to forge a good understanding between the two nations .
The European- Morocco relationship has the ability to become an example of building an economic and cultural exchange area between Romania and North Africa.
Unfortunately in the last decade, the bilateral dialogue with this area was faltering, but now it is an auspicious moment for reconstructing and rebuilding this framework of dialogue and friendship, as the level of bilateral expectations is greater and the political and economic will for this favorable expansion of activities is clearly marked.
H.E. Mrs. Faouz El Achchabi had expressed here appreciation for the encouragement`s offered by prof.dr.Anton Caragea and had stated that the vision of a economic, tourism, politic and cultural special relationship between Europe and Morocco is a common shared vision.
The dialogue had continued on concrete aspects and analyses of economic, political and cultural bilateral relations and on ways of fostering this dialogue on to the future.
The main topics had concentrated on increasing the bilateral trade volume, expanding tourist liaisons and fully exploiting Morocco special tourist potential and organizing information trip for European tour operators interested in being present on Morocco tourist market, cooperating in presenting Morocco leisure real estate opportunities and re-launching the cultural exchanges.
The amicable dialogue concentrated also on the possibility of organizing tourism events destined to mark the 50 years of bilateral diplomatic relations and also to present to European public the democratic and economic progresses registered by Kingdom of Morocco in the last span of time.
H.E. Mrs. Faouz El Achchabi took the opportunity to present a file of candidature for Kingdom of Morocco for WORLD BEST TOURIST DESTINATION AWARD.
The dialogue led the foundations of a successful diplomatic mandate and fostering the relations between European Council on Tourism and Trade and Morocco and is constituting a promise for re-launching an European tourism destination towards North Africa in the nearest future.