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13:12 12
Dec 2018

The Moroccan Economy in Brief: Wednesday, December 12, 2018

1. The CCG road show for bankers stops in Laayoune: "As part of its efforts to strengthen proximity and partnership with regional financing stakeholders, the CCG organized a meeting on December 6, 2018 to support the banking network in the Laayoune region, said a statement from the fund. This meetin...read more

13:34 12
Dec 2018

News: Headlines from the Moroccan Press: Wednesday, December 12, 2018

AL BAYANEMorocco-EU: the agricultural agreement takes a decisive step forward: "On Monday evening, the European Parliament's Committee on International Trade (INTA) adopted by an overwhelming majority the agricultural agreement between Morocco and the EU. The vote of this committee, which decides on...read more

13:54 12
Dec 2018

The Pan-African Economy in Brief: Wednesday, December 12, 2018

NIGERIA:Nigeria's GDP grew by 1.81% in the third quarter of 2018: "The gradual recovery of the Nigerian economy is being confirmed. According to figures released on December 10 by the National Statistics Bureau (NBS), the gross domestic product (GDP) of the most populous country on the continent ros...read more

12:16 11
Dec 2018

The Moroccan Economy in Brief: Tuesday, December 11, 2018

1. Morocco highlights its multidimensional cooperation model: "The Minister of Economy and Finance, Mohamed Benchaaboun, said on Sunday on the sidelines of his participation in the Africa Forum 2018 in Sharm El Sheikh that Morocco has developed a model of integrated and multidimensional cooperation ...read more

14:14 11
Dec 2018

News: Headlines from the Moroccan Press: Tuesday, December 11, 2018

AL BAYANEThe GCC emphasizes the importance of its strategic partnership with Morocco: "The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) stressed on Sunday in Riyadh the importance of its strategic partnership with the Kingdom of Morocco. "The Council affirms the importance of cooperation and partnership relations...read more

14:30 11
Dec 2018

The Pan-African Economy in Brief: Tuesday, December 11, 2018

BURKINA FASO:Coris Bank International joins forces with the French firm TagPay to launch its Mobile Money service: "Coris Bank International, controlled by Burkinabe businessman Idrissa Nassa, has teamed up with TagPay, a French provider of mobile payment technologies, to launch its mobile money pla...read more

12:07 10
Dec 2018

The Moroccan Economy in Brief: Monday, December 10, 2018

1. The OCP Policy Center becomes the "Policy Center For The New South": "The think tank "OCP Policy Center" has changed its name to "Policy Center For The New South", said its Executive Director, Karim El Aynaoui, in Rabat on Friday. This change is part of the Centre's policy of opening up to the na...read more

13:41 10
Dec 2018

News: Headlines from the Moroccan Press: Monday, December 10, 2018

AL BAYANEThe Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration: A historic milestone towards an international compromise: "The Global Compact on Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration, which will be formally adopted at the Intergovernmental Conference convened by the United Nations in Marrakech on...read more

13:58 10
Dec 2018

The Pan-African Economy in Brief: Monday, December 10, 2018

KENYA:Omani Raysut Cement plans to acquire the Kenyan group ARM Cement: "Omani cement group Raysut Cement announced in a press release issued on December 4 that it plans to acquire its Kenyan counterpart ARM Cement as part of its African expansion plan. "Raysut has expressed its interest in acquirin...read more