Tag: economic recovery

Morocco to post MENA region’s highest growth rate in 2021 at 6.3% – IMF says

December 11, 2021

The IMF expects Morocco’s economy to grow 6.3%, the highest rates among its MENA peers, as the country continues its fiscal and monetary stimulus. Morocco’s ... Read More

Africa calls for $100 billion IDA funds to help boost its economy

July 16, 2021

Heads of State and Government from some 15 African countries attended the 20th replenishment meeting of the International Development Association, commonly known as IDA-20. This ... Read More

IMF congratulates Morocco for COVID-19 vaccination performance

April 18, 2021

The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Kristalina Georgieva, has congratulated Morocco for the progress made in COVID-19 vaccination, as well as for ... Read More

Tunisia’s uphill battle to economic recovery

October 12, 2020

Tunisia has been already facing an acute economic crisis when Covid-19 propelled a downturn that cost the jobs of 165,000 people. The tourism-reliant economy has ... Read More

Moroccan employers happy with interest rate cuts

June 17, 2020

Head of Moroccan employers association (CGEM) Chakib Alj said the key interest rate and reserve requirement cut to 1.5% and 0% respectively are conducive for ... Read More