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Morocco, China explore means to bolster infrastructure ties


Rabat, Feb 10 (IANS/MAP) and discussed here means to bolster bilateral cooperation in the area of infrastructure.

Moroccan of Equipment, Transportation, Logistics and Water Abdelkader Amara and visiting Chinese Vice of Commerce on Friday reviewed the current bilateral ventures in infrastructure development, exploring prospects of future bilateral partnership in this field.

Amara commended the level of cooperation between and China, stressing that the establishment of strategic partnership between and in 2016 consolidated bilateral cooperation.

Qian praised the good relations between the two countries, adding that bilateral cooperation resulted in the implementation of important investment projects in several areas, including infrastructure.

He said that the meeting represented a precious opportunity to identify new avenues of cooperation in this field, adding that the talks discussed the project of the development of the port of the northern Moroccan city of and Morocco's future high-speed railway between the southern cities of and

Qian also called for stronger joint ventures between Chinese and Moroccan firms to boost investments for infrastructure projects.



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First Published: Sat, February 10 2018. 20:20 IST