Under the High Patronage of His Majesty the King of Morocco Mohammed VI
5th Global Humanitarian Aviation Conference & Exhibition
Marrakech, Morocco October 9th–11th 2013

5ème Conférence mondiale de l'aviation humanitaire & Exposition
Marrakech, Maroc October 9 au 11 Octobre 2013

About Morocco

About Morocco:

What is the capital of Morocco?

Rabat is the capital and third-largest city of Morocco. The city is located on the Atlantic Ocean at the mouth of the river Bou Regreg.

Where is Morocco?

Morocco is a country located in North Africa.
It is bordered by Spain to the north, Algeria to the east, and Western Sahara to the south.

What desert lies to the east of Morocco?

The Sahara Desert lies to the east of Morocco; it extends from the eastern foothills of the Atlas Mountains to Egypt.

What sea is to the north of Morocco?

Mediterranean Sea lies to the north of Morocco. On the west is the Atlantic. The Straits of Gibraltar are the link between the Atlantic and the Mediterranean.

What currency is used in Morocco?

The currency used in Morocco is Moroccan dirham often abbreviated as MAD or Dh ,
1 USD is around 8.5 MAD

What is the official language of Morocco?

The official language is Arabic but French is the dominant business language in central and southern Morocco. Spanish and English are also spoken by a number of people.

What is the religion of Morocco?

Islam is the state religion of Morocco. Almost the entire population is Sunni Muslim. About 1 percent of the population is Christian, and less than 0.2 percent is Jewish.