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17:20 30
Mar 2020

News: Headlines from the Moroccan Press: Monday, March 30, 2020

AUJOURD'HUI LE MAROCCoronavirus: The numbers rise to reach 450 infected cases: The number of people infected with Covid-19 keeps climbing. The Ministry of Health announced 13 new cases this Sunday, March 29 at 13:00, bringing the total number of cumulative cases to 450. As for the number of deaths, ...read more

17:20 30
Mar 2020

The Moroccan Economy in Brief: Monday, March 30, 2020

The Ministry of MHE launches a call for projects for the benefit of Moroccan MSMEs: As part of the national efforts deployed to fight against the spread of Coronavirus, the Ministry of Industry, Trade, Green and Digital Economy is launching a support program for the benefit of MSMEs investing in the...read more

17:22 30
Mar 2020

The Pan-African Economy in Brief: Monday, March 30, 2020

South Africa:Rand Refinery will operate at reduced capacity during the containment period: In South Africa, Rand Refinery Ltd., one of the world's largest and oldest precious metal refining complexes, will continue to operate despite the 21-day containment ordered by the government last week. The re...read more

17:01 28
Mar 2020

News: Headlines from the Moroccan Press: Saturday, March 28, 2020

LE MATIN DU SAHARA The Head of Government says the next ten days will be decisive in the spread of the coronavirus and stresses the imperative to respect the provisions of the state of health emergency: The Head of Government, Saâd Eddine El Othmani, stressed, Friday in Rabat, that the next te...read more

17:02 28
Mar 2020

The Moroccan Economy in Brief: Saturday, March 28, 2020

Legumes: Suspension of import duties from April 1: The collection of import duties on chickpeas, common beans, lentils, durum wheat and broad beans will be suspended as of April 1. The Administration of Customs and Indirect Taxes (ADII) has just published a circular citing in reference the 5 decrees...read more

17:03 28
Mar 2020

The Pan-African Economy in Brief: Saturday, March 28, 2020

Cameroon:Bowleven will relinquish its exploration licence for the Bomono gas project to Cameroon: In its financial statements for the second quarter of 2019, which have just been made public, the British oil and gas operator Bowleven reveals that it will retrocede to the State its exploration licens...read more

16:26 27
Mar 2020

News: Headlines from the Moroccan Press: Friday, March 27, 2020

AUJOURD'HUI LE MAROCDisaster areas: The compensation procedure for farmers launched: Field surveys are under way and arrangements for compensating farmers in less-favoured and moderately favoured areas are being made. This is what the Ministry of Agriculture, Sea Fisheries, Rural Development, and Wa...read more

16:26 27
Mar 2020

The Moroccan Economy in Brief: Firday, March 27, 2020

72% of wholesalers anticipate stability:72% of wholesalers anticipate stability in the overall volume of sales for the first quarter of 2020 and an increase according to 17%, according to the High Commission for Planning (HCP). This development would be mainly attributable, on the one hand, to the s...read more

16:30 27
Mar 2020

The Pan-African Economy in Brief: Friday, March 27, 2020

Madagascar:The government is putting in place a contingency plan to keep the lights on: In Madagascar, the government has put in place a social emergency plan to ensure the continuity of electricity supply, despite the disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic. "Users are exempted from paying th...read more