Tag: Mena region

International Media Investments, CNN to launch CNN Business Arabic

June 21, 2022

International Media Investments on Monday announced a new partnership with CNN to launch a dedicated digital business platform from the Middle East and North Africa ... Read More

15th Energy Conference of MENA region opens in Rabat; UAE guest of honor

March 14, 2022

The 15th energy conference of the MENA region opened Monday in Rabat, under the theme "Energy transition: progress report and prospects for 2035", with the ... Read More

Air pollution costs MENA region $141 billion annually, WB warns

February 8, 2022

The Middle East and North Africa region (MENA) suffers from excessive air pollution whose cost amounts to $141 billion annually, or around 2% of GDP, ... Read More

World Bank: Morocco’s economy to grow by 3.2 % in 2022

January 12, 2022

The Moroccan economy is expected to grow by 3.2 percent in 2022 against 5.3 pc growth recorded the previous year, says the World Bank in ... Read More

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

Morocco’s development policies & reforms, an example in MENA region – WB official

November 11, 2021

Vice president for the MENA region at the World Bank (WB), Ferid Belhaj, said on Wednesday in Rabat that Morocco’s development policies and reforms are ... Read More

MENA: 90 PC of children live in areas suffering from water scarcity (UNICEF)

August 24, 2021

Nearly 9 out of 10 children in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region live in areas of high or extremely high water stress ... Read More

Moroccan economy, among most dynamic in MENA region, IMF says

April 13, 2021

The Moroccan economy has shown resilience in the face of the double impact of Covid-19 and drought last year and hence stands as one of ... Read More

Google to provide over $4m-support package to thousands of companies in MENA region

October 15, 2020

US tech giant Google has announced a $4.1 million financial support for thousands of companies in the Middle East and North African region to help ... Read More

World Bank: Geopolitical Tensions Affect Growth in MENA in 2019

October 15, 2019

Economic growth in the region of North Africa and the Middle East is expected to drop to 0.6 pc in 2019 against a 1.2 pc ... Read More