Category: Emerging Markets

Canada’s Shimco to set up plant in Morocco’s aerospace industry hub

March 2, 2024

Canada’s Shimco, a manufacturer serving the global aerospace supply chain, said it plans to have a plant in Morocco. A deal was signed to that ... Read More

Morocco’s OCP posts $9.1 bln revenue in 2023

March 2, 2024

Morocco’s phosphates and fertilizer giant, OCP, said its revenue in 2023 dropped to $9.1 billion from $11.3 billion a year earlier due to lower prices ... Read More

Morocco & France agree to step up cooperation in agronomy, forestry, veterinary research

March 1, 2024

Morocco and France have agreed to enhance cooperation in agronomy, forestry & veterinary research as well as in agriculture vocational training on the sidelines of ... Read More

British-Moroccan trade thriving

March 1, 2024

British-Moroccan trade is thriving and the potential for the development of commercial relations is tremendous, said special envoy of the British Prime Minister for trade ... Read More

Ericsson Report: Africa takes lead as 85% of global population expected to have 5G access by 2029

March 1, 2024

The November 2023 release of the Ericsson Mobility Report predicts that by 2029, 5G access will reach 85% of the world's population, with Africa taking ... Read More

Chad’s PM Commends Royal Atlantic Initiative from Washington

February 29, 2024

Chad's Prime Minister, Succès Masra, has commended, in Washington, the Initiative of King Mohammed VI aimed at promoting access of the Sahel States to the ... Read More

At UN, African countries urge “sustainable” use of transitional minerals

February 29, 2024

A group of African countries urged the UN environmental assembly in Nairoby to adopt a resolution on the sustainable use of minerals key to the ... Read More

Nigeria enforces a yearly levy on expatriate employees

February 29, 2024

Nigeria has introduced a compulsory yearly levy for companies hiring foreign workers, charging $15,000 for directors and $10,000 for other employees. The aim is to ... Read More

Handicrafts employ 20% of Morocco’s workforce- Minister

February 29, 2024

Morocco’s colorful and diversified handicrafts employ 20% of the total workforce, said tourism and handicrafts minister Fatima Zahra Ammour. Speaking at the opening of national ... Read More

Moroccan city and inter-city rails transporters go green

February 28, 2024

Rabat tramway has become the latest to join a green momentum announcing that it will operate its city trains on solar energy. The company in ... Read More