[tz] Morocco stays on GMT+1 / UTC+1 perpetually.

Brian Inglis Brian.Inglis at SystematicSw.ab.ca
Sun Oct 28 18:22:23 UTC 2018

On 2018-10-28 09:53, Matt Johnson wrote:
> On 26/10/2018 16:16, Brian Inglis wrote:
>> On 2018-10-26 04:57, Mohamed Essedik Najd wrote:
>>> Today, a Moroccan government council approved the perpetual addition of 60
>>> minutes to the regular Moroccan timezone. And thus, Morocco is going to remain
>>> on perpetual DST.
>>> Source:
>>> (french): http://fr.le360.ma/politique/officiel-le-conseil-gouvernement-adopte-le-projet-de-decret-relatif-a-heure-legale-177290
>>> (arabic): https://www.hespress.com/societe/409985.html
>>> (english): https://www.moroccoworldnews.com/2018/10/256071/shocking-morocco-to-stay-on-daylight-saving-time-year-round/
>> Official available only in French and Arabic for now:
>> http://www.maroc.ma/fr/actualites/le-conseil-de-gouvernement-adopte-un-projet-de-decret-relatif-lheure-legale-stipulant-le
>> http://www.maroc.ma/ar/%D9%85%D8%AC%D9%84%D8%B3-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%AD%D9%83%D9%88%D9%85%D8%A9-%D9%8A%D8%B5%D8%A7%D8%AF%D9%82-%D8%B9%D9%84%D9%89-%D9%85%D8%B4%D8%B1%D9%88%D8%B9-%D9%85%D8%B1%D8%B3%D9%88%D9%85-%D9%8A%D8%AA%D8%B9%D9%84%D9%82-%D8%A8%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B3%D8%A7%D8%B9%D8%A9-%D8%A7%D9%84%D9%82%D8%A7%D9%86%D9%88%D9%86%D9%8A%D8%A9%D8%8C-%D8%AD%D8%AA%D9%89-%D9%8A%D8%AA%D8%B3%D9%86%D9%89-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%A7%D8%B3%D8%AA%D9%85%D8%B1%D8%A7%D8%B1-%D9%81%D9%8A-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B9%D9%85%D9%84-%D8%A8%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%AA%D9%88%D9%82%D9%8A%D8%AA

> The decree was published in the Arabic version of the Official Gazette.
> It doesn't appear to be available in French yet (I assume there's a delay for
> official translation).
> Also, it is an image embedded in a PDF, which makes it hard to use translation
> tools on.  If anyone knows of a text version, please provided a link.

It should appear in French in about a week under:
but they too seem to be graphic scans which will need OCRed to text.

Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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