During a videoconference held Tuesday between the Minister of Foreign Affairs, African Cooperation, and Moroccans residing abroad, Nasser Bourita, and Colombia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Claudia Blum, the Kingdom of Morocco and the Republic of Colombia signed two bilateral agreements and two memorandums of understanding (MoU).
The first air services agreement, signed by Nasser Bourita and the Colombian Minister, aims to gradually organize the reciprocal opening of the two countries’ air markets and includes provisions relating to traffic rights and aircraft operating authorizations. Tariffs and revenue transfers, air transport companies, fees and customs duties, commercial representation of companies
The second agreement, corresponding to the mutual visa exemption for holders of ordinary passports, aims to exempt nationals of a country holding an ordinary passport and holders of a diplomatic passport from the visa requirement for stays. short term (90 days) in the other country.
In addition, two memorandums of understanding were signed on the occasion, including the first by the two foreign ministers relating to cooperation in the fight against the world drug problem with the aim of promoting cooperation in the field of drug abuse. fight against drug trafficking as well as coordination between the competent authorities of the two countries.
The second memorandum of understanding, signed by the respective directors of the two cooperation agencies, Mohamed Methqal and Angela Ospina of Nicholls, aims to establish a cooperative relationship between the Moroccan International Cooperation Agency (AMCI) and the Presidential Agency for International Cooperation of Colombia (APC-COLOMBIA), to connect the Moroccan International Cooperation Agency (AMCI) and the Presidential Agency for International Cooperation of Colombia (APC-COLOMBIA).