A Spanish delegation including Spain's King Juan Carlos is in Morocco to discuss closer economic ties between the two countries

Wednesday 17 July 2013 - Updated 16:43 GMT By Arise News

Arise News Report: Around 800 Spanish firms operate in Morocco, and Spain is an important trading partner. Spain’s finance minister has said the visit is symbolic and is aimed at forging further co operation between the two nations. The severe financial crisis that’s hit the Spanish economy has seen a noticeable rise in the flow of Spaniards heading to Morocco to search for work.