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India, Morocco sign agreements for cooperation in Water Resources, Road and Marine Sectors

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New Delhi, December 15, 2017

India and Morocco signed agreements on cooperation in the water resources,  maritime and roads sectors here yesterday.
Apart from a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the field of water resources, they signed agreements on cooperation between Indian Maritime University (IMU) and Higher Institute of Maritime Studies (ISEM) of Morocco; cooperation in training between the National Ports Agency (NPA) of Morocco and the Indian Maritime University (IMU); and cooperation between the Institute of Training in Engines and Road Maintenance of Morocco (IFEER) and Indian Academy of Highway Engineers (IAHE).
The agreements were signed in the presence of Minister of Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Nitin Gadkari and Moroccon Minsiter of Equipment, Transport, Logistics and Water Abdelkader Amara.
The two sides discussed matters relating to India-Morocco bilateral cooperation in road transport, water resources and the marine sector, an official press release said.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Gadkari said that he looked forward to utilizing the immense scope for cooperation between the two countries in the road transport, water resources and marine sectors.