The Moroccan Economy in Brief: Monday, September 26, 2022

Qatari exporters at a B2B meeting in Casablanca on October 4 and 5, 2022:

The Qatari export development and promotion agency Tasdeer, the branch in charge of exports within the Qatar Development Bank (Qatar Development Bank, or QDB), is organizing a series of Moroccan-Qatari bilateral meetings on October 4 and 5, 2022 in Casablanca, as part of the steps taken by the bank to open new markets to Qatari exporters. These meetings are part of the rising trend of trade between the two countries over the past decade, and aim to generate business relations between companies of the two countries through the identification of business opportunities and prospects cooperation between the two parties. The Qatari delegation, led by the Qatar Development Bank, includes Qatari industrialists and service providers interested in meeting potential buyers, sales agents and distributors in Morocco, and looking to create business partnerships import-export in several sectors such as construction materials, health products including medicines, plastics, personal and household care products, tourism, and other fields.

The Othman Benjelloun Foundation donates 6 million dirhams to DGAPR:

The Othman Benjelloun Foundation has donated 6 million dirhams to the General Delegation to the Prison and Rehabilitation Administration (DGAPR) for the support of rehabilitation programmes for women prisoners. The donation agreement was signed on Thursday by the President of the Foundation, Othman Benjelloun and the Delegate General for Prison Administration and Reintegration, Mohamed Salah Tamek, says a joint statement.

Road transport: Additional exceptional support for professionals in the sector:

 On Sunday, the Ministry of Transport and Logistics announced the launch of the registration operation to obtain additional exceptional support for road transport professionals, from Wednesday, September 28, 2022, via the platform “”. "Following the government's decision, the Ministry of Transport and Logistics announces the launch of the registration operation to obtain additional exceptional support for road transport professionals, starting Wednesday, September 28, 2022. , via the platform (,” the ministry said in a statement.

A large delegation of AfDB Group Directors on a working visit to Morocco:

A large delegation made up of about ten administrators representing about forty member countries of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group will pay a working visit to Morocco from September 26 to 30. During this visit, says a statement from the AfDB, the delegation will be accompanied by the Bank's country manager for Morocco, Achraf Hassan Tarsim. This visit

reaffirms the African Development Bank Group's commitment to strengthening the exemplary partnership that has united Morocco to the institution for more than half a century, with supporting results, it is emphasized.

Microdata improves its half-year turnover:

Microdata achieved a turnover of 443.9 million dirhams in the first half, up 21.4% year-on-year, according to the results released by the company. "This period was indeed marked for the return of the vigorous growth of the company's commercial activity", explains the company specializing in consulting, infrastructures and the integration of services, pointing out that the operating result recorded a significant increase of 43.6% year-on-year, to reach 86.7 million dirhams.