Rabat – The drivers of Marrakech’s horse-drawn carriages debuted new uniforms on Monday, November 18th, Morocco’s 64th Independence Day. The Moroccan Nationwide Vacationer Workplace (ONMT) and the Regional Tourism Council of Marrakech spearheaded the initiative.
The wali of Marrakech, Karim Kassi-Lahlou, joined the president of the Communal Council of Marrakech, Mohamed Larbi Belkaid, on the ceremony.
The brand new uniforms have been launched on Morocco’s Independence Day. Abdellatif Abouricha/Fb
Regional officers launched the uniform initiative with a purpose to keep a stupendous picture throughout Marrakech and to advance the standard of transportation providers for vacationers.
The uniforms serve to modernize the career and make the carriages extra enticing to vacationers, Maghreb Arab Press (MAP) reported.
Marrakech’s horse carriage drivers will now sport purple blazers with ornate detailing and a brand stamped on the left breast and throughout the higher again. The drivers’ new straw hats characteristic purple banners with the identical brand.
The purple blazers characteristic ornate particulars on the collar. Abdellatif Abouricha/FbThe brand new uniforms embrace straw hats. Abdellatif Abouricha/Fb
The initiative may also present summer season and mid-season uniforms.
Along with the uniforms, officers are enacting new measures to construction the carriage driving sector. Measures embrace checking the situation of the carriages each day and making certain that the drivers are licensed. The sector’s horses are to have digital chips in addition to serial numbers.
Abdellatif Abouricha, the communications supervisor on the Regional Council of Tourism of Marrakech, took to Fb to laud the initiative as an impetus for improvement. Abouricha hopes that different actors within the tourism sector will pursue related actions.