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On the Rise: Morocco’s Economic Competitiveness

On the Rise: Morocco’s Economic Competitiveness

Morocco’s economy is in good shape, and increasing its focus on FDI will take the economy to higher ground Morocco’s economy has been in the uptick in recent years, and predictions for its growth continue to be positive. The country’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 4.4% in 2015 thanks to its good economic performance, but slowed… more

Casablanca to hold Second Edition of Africa IT Expo

Casablanca to hold Second Edition of Africa IT Expo

The 3-day expo tagged as “Digital Innovation at the service of organizations” will welcome Nigeria and Cameroon as guests of honor. It is expected that about ten thousand guests, two hundred exhibitors, and forty experts coming from Europe, Africa, Middle East will discuss ideas in a diverse program, tackled by several aspects of the digital revolution. A… more

A Look at Tangier Industrial Zones as Morocco’s Promising Growth Hub

A Look at Tangier Industrial Zones as Morocco’s Promising Growth Hub

The Kingdom of Morocco’s exceptional trade activities was at the center of this year’s Economic Report on Africa which presented the special industrial zones of Tangier as setting the region as a promising growing hub lead by sectors of trade, manufacturing, and logistics. The report named “Urbanization and Industrialization for the transformation of Africa” was presented at… more

New York’s International Quality Award Presented to Marrakech University Hospital

New York’s International Quality Award Presented to Marrakech University Hospital

Business Initiative Directions or BID, a company based in New York awarded the International Quality Star to Mohammed VI University Hospital located in Marrakech. The report states that the health facility was honored for its groundbreaking projects and top management quality. Dr. Hicham Nejmi, the hospital director shared their feeling of pride but also states that there… more

Morocco King Attends New Fez-Saiss Airport Terminal Inauguration

Morocco king Attends New Fez-Saiss Airport Terminal Inauguration

King Mohammed VI headed the inauguration of the Fez-Saiss airport’s new terminal last May 28, 2017. The building space is a reflection of the global influence of Fez as well as the city’s status as Morocco’s spiritual and scientific capital. Valued to be 471 million dirhams, the new terminal was designed to specifically follow the Morocco King’s… more

Morocco King to Launch newly renovated Oldest Market in Morocco

Morocco King to Launch newly renovated Oldest Market of Morocco

After almost one year of undergoing restoration, Kissariat Al Kifah in Fez is opening its doors once again to the public. Before the month of May comes to a close, King Mohammed VI will inaugurate the famed shopping district for handicrafts. Storekeepers will be happy to know that the market will open by Ramadan as it’s the… more

Moroccan company OCP Group ranks 5th among Africa’s biggest investor.

Moroccan company OCP Group ranks 5th among Africa’s biggest investor

The kingdom takes over intr-African investment based on the latest report of this year’s African Economic Outlook, with Moroccan phosphate giant standing 5th among the company businesses that invest in Africa the most. Based on this year’s report issue of the African Economic Outlook which sums up the total investments from the year 2015 to 2016, the… more