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MENA: Morocco in top five states generating electricity from solar power; third developing country attracting most investments in green energy

July 10, 2023

Morocco is one of the top five nations in the Middle East and North Africa that produce the most electricity from solar energy, according to ... Read More

EU post-covid-19 reconstruction hinges on pertinent policy reforms towards MENA – Centre for European Reform

September 2, 2020

On May 27, 2020, the EU Commission presented its proposal for a post-pandemic recovery plan to help the bloc overcome the impact of the coronavirus ... Read More

Morocco’s car industry most attractive market in MENA – Fitch Solutions

August 14, 2020

Morocco’s automotive industry is the most attractive market in the MENA region for production opportunities, said Fitch Solutions Foundation in its latest report. “Morocco is ... Read More

Moroccan economy one of least impacted by COVID-19 in MENA – IMF

June 19, 2020

Moroccan economy has so far shown resilience and agility in responding to the coronavirus pandemic making it one of the least impacted in the MENA ... Read More

IT Spending in MENA Region to hit $155 billion in 2018

March 8, 2018

IT spending in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) is projected to boom to $155 billion in 2018, growing 3.4 % from last year, ... Read More

Morocco’s Special Forces to Receive US Equipment Worth $18 mln

January 6, 2018

Morocco's special forces will receive $18 million dollars as part of a US administration plan worth hundreds of millions of dollars to equip allies in ... Read More

North Africa: IFC Supports SMEs with €15 Mln Investment

December 8, 2017

The International Finance Corportation, a member of the World Bank Group, is injecting €15 million in a new private equity fund by AfricInvest, a leading ... Read More

Morocco Tops North African Countries in Doing Business Rankings

November 2, 2017

Morocco was ranked the best North African country for doing business and the third in the MENA region in the annual Doing Business rankings. Morocco ... Read More

WB Warns of Ramifications of Water Scarcity on Stability of MENA Region

August 31, 2017

The World Bank issued a report mapping out actions needed to prevent water scarcity from impacting growth and stability in the MENA region. The report, ... Read More

Morocco, key hotspot for hotel expansion in MENA region

August 21, 2017

Morocco is the next hotspot for hotel expansion in the Middle East and North Africa region, with an influx of hotels set to open in ... Read More