Morocco, officially known as the Kingdom of Morocco, is located in North Africa and bordered by Spain, Algeria and the coastlines of both the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea. Morocco is home to two mountainous regions and part of the Sahara Desert. The country is also specifically known for its biodiversity.
Although the country's capital is Rabat, Casablanca is the largest city and is Morocco's primary port and industrial centre. Morocco has a liberal economy, ranking 5th out of the African countries in terms of GDP. The country also has the best quality of life within the continent. The services sector accounts for over half of the national income, with tourism being the primary industry. Morocco welcomed over 10 million tourists in 2013 with popular destinations including the coast and the historical & cultural sites of the country. The tourism sector is expected to grow by at least 20% by 2020, and is set to receive a lot of investment from the government.
For those travelling to the country on business, serviced accommodation offers the perfect alternative to an extended hotel stay. A Morocco serviced apartment features a variety of facilities, catering to individual business travel needs. There are many benefits to staying in a serviced apartment and they generally offer a more economical and enjoyable option for long term stays.
Population: 33 million
Currency: Moroccan dirham
Dominant religion: Islam
Time zone: (UTC+0)
Main exports: Clothing, electric parts, chemicals.
Internet domain: .ma
Dial code: +21