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14:42 20
Oct 2020

News: Headlines from the Moroccan Press: Tuesday, October 20, 2020

AUJOURD'HUI LE MAROCCasablanca: Restrictions renewed for an additional 14 days: The epidemiological situation in Casablanca remains alarming. On Sunday, October 18, the city alone recorded 918 new contaminations out of the 2,721 cases registered at the national level and 12 deaths out of the 50 anno...read more

14:43 20
Oct 2020

The Moroccan Economy in Brief: Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Maroc Telecom: At the end of September 2020, revenue growth, driven by international operations: Maroc Telecom Group generated revenues of more than MAD 27.49 billion during the first nine months of 2020, up 0.7% (-1.2% on a comparable basis). This result is due to the good resilience of internation...read more

14:44 20
Oct 2020

The Pan-African Economy in Brief: Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Chad:The regulator aligns the tariffs of the telecom operators: Chad's regulatory authority for electronic communications and postal services (ARCEP) has issued a decision aligning off-net and on-net rates charged by cell phone operators. From now on, consumers will pay 90 CFA francs for intra-netwo...read more

14:28 19
Oct 2020

News: Headlines from the Moroccan Press: Monday, October 19, 2020

AUJOURD'HUI LE MAROCRetreat: After the deputies, the councillors: Parliament liquidates its pension plans. After the decision of the House of Representatives a few days ago, the House of Councillors is following the same path. Indeed, several parliamentary groups, both those of the majority and the ...read more

14:28 19
Oct 2020

The Moroccan Economy in Brief: Monday, October 19, 2020

AtlantaSanad strengthens its stake in CIH Bank: The Moroccan Capital Market Authority (AMMC) informs the public that, as part of the merger-absorption operation of Sanad by Atlanta, the company AtlantaSanad Assurance (absorbing) has declared having received a transfer of 1,694,808 CIH Bank shares fr...read more

14:29 19
Oct 2020

The Pan-African Economy in Brief: Monday, October 19, 2020

DRC:After a 48% reduction in the 2020 budget, the government sets the 2021 budget at $6.8 billion: The government of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) announced on Friday, October 16, having adopted its budget for the year 2021. It is set at $6.8 billion, far from the $11 billion announced for ...read more

12:27 17
Oct 2020

News: Headlines from the Moroccan Press: Saturday, October 17, 2020

LE MATIN DU SAHARA:The members of the Security Council reaffirm their full support for the political process conducted under the exclusive auspices of the United Nations since 2007: The UN Security Council held closed-door consultations on Wednesday on the issue of Moroccan Sahara, during which Coun...read more

12:28 17
Oct 2020

The Moroccan Economy in Brief: Saturday, October 17, 2020

AtlantaSanad increases its stake in Oulmès to more than 28%: The Moroccan Capital Market Authority (AMMC) informs the public that, as part of the merger-absorption operation of Sanad by Atlanta, the company AtlantaSanad Assurance (absorbing) declared having received a transfer of 198,060 Oulm...read more

12:28 17
Oct 2020

The Pan-African Economy in Brief: Saturday, October 17, 2020

Kenya:KenGen will receive $1 million in compensation for emission avoidance from the Olkaria II expansion: KenGen, Kenya's national power generation company, will earn approximately $1.1 million over the next seven years under the Clean Development Mechanism for the Olkaria II geothermal power plant...read more