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13:19 18
Sep 2020

News: Headlines from the Moroccan Press: Friday, September 18, 2020

 Aujourd’hui  Le Maroc Handicraft opens up to the digital world: At a time when the Covid-19 has come to the rescue of craftsmen, digital technology is coming to the rescue. Indeed, the future of companies in the craft sector would depend on digital. For survival in the crisis, it ...read more

13:37 18
Sep 2020

The Pan-African Economy in Brief: Friday, September 18, 2020

Nigeria: The World Bank will disburse $750 million for the power sector in 2021: The World Bank reported that it will begin disbursing the $750 million allocated to the Nigerian power sector in 2021. The operation, which is part of the Nigerian Power Sector Recovery Programme (PSRP), will end in 2...read more

13:53 18
Sep 2020

The Moroccan Economy in Brief: Friday, September 18, 2020

The Human Capital Index: Morocco wins points but….. : World Bank Group released the Human Capital Index report in Washington, DC. The report indicates that "a child born today in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region will reach in adulthood only 57 per cent of the productive capacit...read more

12:16 17
Sep 2020

News: Headlines from the Moroccan Press: Thursday, September 17, 2020

Aujourd’hui Le Maroc Mines : The industry rejects the text proposed by Rebbah : A draft law on the mining sector has caused a real public outcry in the industry. Indeed, some professionals reject the text proposed by Aziz Rebbah's department. On the website of the General Secretariat of the ...read more

12:41 17
Sep 2020

The Pan-African Economy in Brief: Thursday, September 17, 2020

Angola : The IMF endorses a financial extension of the credit facility and disburses $1 billion in aid to the economy: International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved an increase in financing for Angola under the Extended Fund Facility ( MEDC) agreement, concluded at the end of 2018.  In a sta...read more

12:58 17
Sep 2020

The Moroccan Economy in Brief: Thursday, September 17, 2020

Preparation for the post-Covid period: The ONMT is going to meet French operators: Adel El Fakir, general manager of the Moroccan National Tourist Office (ONMT), who went on Monday and Tuesday to France, the first market sending tourists to Morocco, has assigned himself these objectives among other...read more

00:00 16
Sep 2020

News: Headlines from the Moroccan Press: Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Aujourd’hui  Le Maroc : Health: The Parliament calls for citizens' contributions: Is it possible for citizens to lead public health reform? In any case, the Parliament intends to involve them in this gigantic project. In this sense, the thematic working group responsible for legisl...read more

00:00 16
Sep 2020

The Pan-African Economy in Brief: Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Cameroun : 73% of the wood sold on the domestic market comes from illegal sources: The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), through its FAO-EU Flegt programme, has just published a note which shows that access to legal timber remains a major constraint for the development o...read more

00:00 16
Sep 2020

The Moroccan Economy in Brief: Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Half-yearly results: CIH Bank posts indicators in the green: During a press conference held on September 15, 2020, the Bank therefore announced its main indicators and key facts at the end of June 2020. The result was a consolidated GNP of 1.40 MMDH, up 17.4% compared to June 2019. The growth in co...read more