Morocco

16
March
Morocco : African Development Bank Forecasts 4.5% Economic Growth in Morocco
Morocco : African Development Bank Forecasts 4.5% Economic Growth in Morocco

The African Development Bank (AfDB) forecasts Morocco’s gross domestic products (GDP) to grow by 4.5% this year.In its annual report on Economic Outlook in Africa, the pan-African bank said  Morocco’s...

16
March
Morocco : Morocco Could Produce Up To 4% of World’s Green Hydrogen by 2030
Morocco : Morocco Could Produce Up To 4% of World’s Green Hydrogen by 2030

Morocco could produce up to 4% of the global demand for green hydrogen by 2030, according to the German Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development.In its first post since the beginning of a&nbsp...

16
March
Morocco : Morocco Awards UK Mining Company Three Mineral Exploration Licenses
Morocco : Morocco Awards UK Mining Company Three Mineral Exploration Licenses

Aterian Resources, a UK-based mineral exploration company focused on technology metals in Morocco, has been awarded three exploration licenses totaling 252 square kilometers, in the Anti-Atlas region,...

09
March
Morocco : Morocco Third in Africa for Most Patents Filed in 2020
Morocco : Morocco Third in Africa for Most Patents Filed in 2020

Morocco filed the third greatest number of patents in Africa in 2020, trailing only South Africa and Egypt in a year notable for its economic upheaval and innovation amid the coronavirus pandemic...

09
March
Morocco : 2021 Economic Freedom Index: Morocco Best in North Africa, 9th in MENA
Morocco : 2021 Economic Freedom Index: Morocco Best in North Africa, 9th in MENA

Despite facing its usual issues of low trust in government and rigid labor laws, Morocco’s performance on the Economic Freedom Index remained above regional and global averages, the latest index&...

03
March
Nigeria - Morocco : FG, Moroccan Firm Partner On Fertiliser Production
Nigeria - Morocco : FG, Moroccan Firm Partner On Fertiliser Production

The federal government and the OCP Group of Morocco have sealed a bouquet of agreements to boost fertiliser production for Nigerian farmers.The agreement was signed at the University Mohamed VI Polyte...

03
March
Morocco : Al Akhawayn 1st University in Africa Accredited for Online Instruction
Morocco : Al Akhawayn 1st University in Africa Accredited for Online Instruction

This week, Ifrane’s Al Akhawayn University (AUI) became the first university in Africa accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) for online instruction.The regional accredit...

03
March
Morocco - Nigeria : OCP, Nigeria Sign Agreements to Advance Fertilizer Production Partnership
Morocco - Nigeria : OCP, Nigeria Sign Agreements to Advance Fertilizer Production Partnership

Morocco’s state-owned phosphate and fertilizer group OCP is moving forward with its commitment to assist the Nigerian government to achieve its goal of developing its agricultural industry. Nigeria’s...

24
February
Morocco : Tamwil Online Platform, New Funding Platform for Assisting Moroccan Entrepreneurs
Morocco : Tamwil Online Platform, New Funding Platform for Assisting Moroccan Entrepreneurs

The Regional Investment Center (CRI Marrakech-Safi) and the General Confederation of Moroccan Enterprises of the region of Marrakech-Safi (CGEM-Marrakech Safi) launched on Friday, February 19, the fir...

24
February
Morocco : Renewable Energy to Create 400,000 Moroccan Jobs Over Next 20 Years
Morocco : Renewable Energy to Create 400,000 Moroccan Jobs Over Next 20 Years

The shift to renewable energy sources in Morocco will create up to 482,000 new domestic jobs over the next 20 years, according to a recent study from the Forum EuroMediterraneen des Instituts de Scien...

23
February
Maroc : Port of Tanger Med Morocco, new giant of the seas
Maroc : Port of Tanger Med Morocco, new giant of the seas

The Port of Tangier Med in Morocco is now one of the top 25 container ports in the world, according to a ranking established by Alphaliner, the merchant marine newspaper.According to the recently publ...

15
February
Africa - Transition to renewable energy critical to addressing Africa’s power gap
Africa - Transition to renewable energy critical to addressing Africa’s power gap

The second edition of the Africa Investment Roundtable (AiR, an economic think-tank forum, holds today with internationally-renowned experts scheduled to discuss ‘Sustainability En Route to COP26’ and...