Tag: GDP

World Bank: Tunisia’s trade deficit continues to widen amid soaring inflation

September 8, 2022

The trade deficit in Tunisia widened by record 56% in the first semester of 2022, reaching 8.1% of GDP, while the budget deficit, exacerbated by ... Read More

Three Moroccan Regions Account for 58% of GDP

September 4, 2018

The Moroccan regions of Casablanca-Settat, Rabat-Salé-Kénitra and Tanger-Tétouan-Al Hoceima accounted for 58.2 % of Morocco’s GDP in 2016, Morocco’s statistics authority, HCP, said. Four other ... Read More

Morocco Maintains its Popularity as Top Destination for French Tourists- Survey

December 16, 2016

Despite the confusions created by the terrorist attacks on France and the widespread turmoil in the wider North African region, a survey conducted by Kayak, ... Read More

Tunisia: ‘Tunisia 2020’ forum to revive growth hopes to kick off

November 29, 2016

Over 2,000 delegates are expected to attend “Tunisia 2020” forum Tuesday dedicated to drum up investments to the North African country unable to fulfil hopes ... Read More

COP22: Morocco Championing African Agriculture

November 14, 2016

Morocco, host country of the 22nd UN climate conference, has launched Adaptation of African Agriculture (AAA) initiative which seeks to restore African ecosystem balance and ... Read More

Fitch Ratings Highlights Stability of Morocco’s Macroeconomic Performance

October 26, 2016

International credit rating agency, Fitch Ratings, highlighted Morocco’s stable and predictable economic policies, which are propitious for attracting investments and improving public finances by boosting ... Read More

Tourism Contribution in Morocco’s GDP Rose to 6.5% in 2015

October 10, 2016

The contribution of the tourism sector in Morocco’s GDP stood at 63.7 billion dirhams in 2015 compared to 61.9 billion dirhams in 2014, that is ... Read More

Côte d’Ivoire: Nexans Morocco to Set up Plant Near Abidjan

September 28, 2016

Morocco’s leading company in wiring systems and electrical equipment, Nexans Morocco, will invest around €12 million to set up a wire producing plant near Abidjan, ... Read More

Casablanca, Rabat Regions comprise 48% of Morocco’s GDP

September 7, 2016

The regions of Casablanca-Settat and Rabat-Salé-Kénitra continue to drive the Moroccan economy making up 48.3% of Morocco’s GDP in 2014, the Higher Planning Commission (HCP) ... Read More

Public Sector’s Payroll Takes 49% of Morocco’s Revenues

August 31, 2016

The Payroll in the public sector absorbs 49% of state revenues, a percentage that shows the burden placed on the state budget because of an ... Read More