a misguided dating system – Liberation

Since France has tightened its visa granting policy, Moroccans have struggled to obtain slots from the consulate’s subcontractor and are sometimes forced to resort to the black market. A “appointment” at 5,000 dirhams (462 euros). In a video that has gone viral on social networks, Moroccan comedian Amine Radi recounts, in a yellow laugh, the … Read more

Schengen visas: intermediaries take over the online appointment system

By Mohamed Younsi on 09/28/2022 at 9:51 p.m. A Moroccan man holds his passport in front of his computer displaying a Schengen visa in the capital Rabat on September 28, 2021. © Copyright: FADEL SENNA / AFP Kiosk360. The system of appointments for Schengen visa applications is manipulated by intermediaries who book these appointments to … Read more

In Morocco, anger rumbles over French visa refusals

Toufiq still can’t believe it: “My son Mohamed has just passed his baccalaureate with honors. He always dreamed of brilliant studies. The faculty he wanted to join in France had given his agreement, but he was refused his visa! » However, Mohamed had carefully compiled the thick file required for a student visa application. ” … Read more

In the Maghreb, resentment over visa restrictions

“A collective, unjust punishment, aimed indiscriminately at all Algerians, Moroccans or Tunisians. » More than 115 organizations working for the defense of human rights from three Maghreb countries and France denounce in these terms the restriction of the granting of visas by France in an appeal entitled “The policy of visas: discrimination and injustice”, published … Read more

Restriction of French visas: “a collective and unjust punishment”, according to a hundred associations

By Ihssane El Zaar on 09/23/2022 at 2:41 p.m. A Moroccan man holds his passport in front of his computer displaying a Schengen visa in the capital Rabat on September 28, 2021. © Copyright: FADEL SENNA / AFP About a hundred organizations and associations, from France and the three Maghreb countries affected by the restriction … Read more

Visa waiver agreement between Morocco and Tajikistan

Morocco and Tajikistan signed, Thursday in New York, a visa exemption agreement for holders of diplomatic, official and service passports. The agreement was signed by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, African Cooperation and Moroccans Abroad, Nasser Bourita and his Tajikistan counterpart, Sirojiddin Muhriddin following their talks at the United Nations headquarters in New York. In … Read more

Appointment scams for Schengen visas issued by Italy: instructions

In Morocco, the difficulty of obtaining an appointment to file a Schengen visa application with Italy is inflaming public opinion. Depositors face an ordeal: that of being able to find a free slot. Intermediaries offer it illegally and at exorbitant prices. The subject of Schengen visas is always at the heart of debates in Morocco. … Read more

The abolition of visas between Togo and Morocco, now operational

OVERVIEW OF REFORMS BUSINESS CREATION (more informations) 15th worldwide and 1st in Africa on the Doing Business (DB) 2020 business creation indicator, Togo continues its reform dynamic, with new reforms… EXECUTION OF CONTRACTS (more informations) Still in the depths of the Doing Business ranking in terms of contract execution, Togo, driven by its dynamic of … Read more

Visas: making appointments for family reunification suspended by the Italian consulate

By Hajar Kharroubi on 09/12/2022 at 11:34 a.m. (updated on 09/12/2022 at 11:36 a.m.) © Copyright: DR The Italian consulate has just announced that it will not be possible to make an appointment, for the next two weeks, at the TLS Contact center in Casablanca to obtain a Schengen family reunification visa. Here are the … Read more

Visa refusal: In video, the Kabareh Cheikhats respond with sarcasm to the French consular services in Morocco

After seeing their visa application rejected by the French consular services in Morocco, when they were supposed to perform on the stage of a festival in Montpellier, the members of the Moroccan troupe Kabareh Cheikhats concocted a video to denounce the grotesqueness of this situation. Businessmen, students, members of the same family, artists… in Morocco, … Read more