Walt Disney Parks and Resorts has taken full possession of all companies within the Moroccan pavilion on the EPCOT theme park within the US state of Florida, WDW Information At present reported.
The transfer got here after the Walt Disney company filed a authorized grievance to recuperate some debt from the corporate that operated the amenities earlier than the switch of possession.
Earlier than Disney’s claims towards the corporate managing the Moroccan pavilion, the attraction had utilized for a mortgage of $1-2 million underneath the Paycheck Safety Program. The mortgage aimed to protect 260 jobs.
Regardless of the gradual reopening of the EPCOT theme park, nearly all of points of interest within the Moroccan pavilion have been unable to renew exercise attributable to monetary difficulties. Solely the Spice Highway Desk restaurant, the museum, and some outlets are open.
Underneath regular circumstances, the pavilion affords a number of points of interest, exhibitions, eating places, and juice bars that supply guests Moroccan-themed leisure, meals, and drinks. It additionally options replicas of some historic monuments, equivalent to Marrakech’s Koutoubia Mosque, Rabat’s Bab Chellah, and Fez’s Bab Boujloud.
Morocco has actively promoted the pavilion for many years. The nation’s embassy within the US and its tourism workplace will proceed to collaborate and seek the advice of with the pavilion’s operators.