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13:44 17
Jan 2020

News: Headlines from the Moroccan Press: Friday, January 17, 2020

AUJOURD'HUI LE MAROCNew hit for Polisario: Gabon and Guinea-Conakry open this Friday their consulates general in Laayoune and Dakhla: Times are hard for the Polisario and its Algerian mentor on all scenes, especially diplomatic. Gabon and Guinea-Conakry are following in the footsteps of Gambia and C...read more

13:45 17
Jan 2020

The Moroccan Economy in Brief: Friday, January 17, 2020

CTM is in the process of acquiring 100% of the capital of Satcoma-Satas Voyageurs: The Moroccan Transport Company (CTM) has reached an agreement to acquire 100% of the share capital of Satcoma-Satas Voyageurs SARL from the partners of the latter, the Company announced Thursday. In accordance with th...read more

13:46 17
Jan 2020

The Pan-African Economy in Brief: Friday, January 17, 2020

Rwanda:According to the World Bank, Rwanda will be the new champion of African growth in 2020: Rwanda will be the new champion of African growth in 2020. This is according to the recently released Global Economic Outlook 2020 report. During this year, the country is expected to grow by 8.1%. Althoug...read more

14:36 16
Jan 2020

News: Headlines from the Moroccan Press: Thursday, January 16, 2020

AUJOURD'HUI LE MAROCTeaching: 46 textbooks will be renewed: These actions are intended to better prepare for the start of the 2020-2021 school year and to enable national publishing houses to take all the necessary measures and procedures to start the printing process early in order to ensure the di...read more

14:37 16
Jan 2020

The Moroccan Economy in Brief: Thursday, January 16, 2020

MAD 30 billion of credits mobilized in 2019: Remarkable leap in activity in favour of the VSMEs with an increase of +148% compared to 2018, i.e. 27,400 credits granted. VSEs recorded the strongest acceleration, with + 200% of credit operations. Good performance of the "Innov Invest Fund" with 115 st...read more

14:37 16
Jan 2020

The Pan-African Economy in Brief: Thursday, January 16, 2020

Nigeria:Max Chinnah designs a stove without smoke and capable of charging phones: Max Chinnah, 26 years old, is the co-founder of Terraoak Inc, a company that operates in the field of clean energy. His innovation, called The Genesys Cooker, is a stove that doesn't emit smoke, unlike ordinary stoves ...read more

15:13 15
Jan 2020

News: Headlines from the Moroccan Press: Wednesday, January 15, 2020

AUJOURD'HUI LE MAROCMoroccan economy: Improvement expected as risks persist: Adverse weather conditions and the fragility of the international situation have impacted the national economy in 2019. The evolution of the country's economic situation, as determined by the High Commission for Planning, p...read more

15:17 15
Jan 2020

The Moroccan Economy in Brief: Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Bank Al-Maghrib joins the Bank for International Settlements: The Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) has decided to co-opt the Central Bank of Morocco to join the BIS, it is announced to Bank Al-Maghrib. "The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) plans to broaden i...read more

15:21 15
Jan 2020

The Pan-African Economy in Brief: Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Cameroon:Oil revenues up 25.6% at the end of September 2019: During the first nine months of 2019, Cameroon's oil revenue reached 431.7 billion CFA francs ($731.6 million), up 88.1 billion CFA francs (+25.6%) year-on-year. According to the Ministry of Finance, which reveals this information in its r...read more