Category Archives: Industry

Abdellatif Bardach Elected Vice-President of Association of Mediterranean Energy Regulators

Casablanca – The President of the National Electricity Regulatory Authority Abdellatif Bardach was elected, on Wednesday, as Vice-President of the Association of Mediterranean Energy Regulators (MEDREG), during its 30th General Assembly.   During this event, held remotely by teleconference due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the members of the Presidency Council, composed of the President and

Investment Opportunities in Morocco Highlighted at Canada-Arab World Business Forum

Montreal – Investment opportunities in Morocco were highlighted at the Canada-Arab World Business Forum, which has just taken place remotely due to the Covid-19 pandemic.   Despite the impact of the health crisis, major financial institutions are confident that the Moroccan economy will maintain steady growth in the coming years and its vocation as a

Bilateral Trade Must Be Boosted for More Optimal Economic Cooperation – Indonesian Official

Jakarta – Trade between Morocco and Indonesia, which falls short of the existing economic business potential, must be boosted within the framework of a more optimal South-South economic cooperation, said, Thursday in Jakarta, Bagus Hendraning Kobarsyih, Director of the Middle East Department at the Indonesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.   Speaking at a webinar dedicated

The Mohammed VI Investment Fund, Major Step to Boost Economy, Support Investment – Head of Govt.

Rabat – The Mohammed VI Investment Fund, whose bill was adopted on Thursday during the Government Council, is a major step to boost the economy and support investment, said Head of Government, Sa├ód Dine El Otmani.   The bill establishing the Mohammed VI Investment Fund, pursuant to the High Instructions of HM the King, “will

Covid-19: Morocco Can Turn Pandemic into Historic Opportunity for Economic Takeoff – Interior Minister

Rabat – Morocco is in a position to turn the Covid-19 pandemic into a historic opportunity to promote the country’s economic takeoff and strengthen social cohesion, despite the challenges and constraints related to the resilience of the virus and the duration of its spread, Interior Minister Abdelouafi Laftit said on Wednesday in Rabat.   Presenting

Postponement of Bank Due Dates: 32,248 Requests Made – Wali of Bank al-Maghrib

Rabat – Some 32,248 requests for the postponement of bank due dates in favor of companies were made by the end of August, totaling MAD 6.6 billion, Abdellatif Jouahri, Wali (governor) of Bank Al-Maghrib, said on Tuesday.   Speaking before the Committee of Finance and Economic Development at the House of Representatives (Lower House), Jouahri

Morocco, Italy Test Innovative Solutions to Streamline Import/Export Procedures

Casablanca – The ports of Casablanca and La Spezia (Italy) are testing new innovative solutions to improve the flow of goods and create an international logistics corridor, as part of the innovation program of the National Ports Agency (ANP) and the European FENIX program.   The objective of this program is to optimize and simplify