Morocco: Latest News
Makula Dunbar, 12:39 pm
By 2025, the Moroccan textile sector is planning to create up to 250,000 jobs and export up to 85 billion dirhams (US$ 9.87 billion) of textile goods, under the “Textile Plan 2025” announced by Abdelkader Amara, the Minister of Industry, Trade and New Technologies of Morocco, a country located in the north-western region of Africa.
Makula Dunbar, 3:29 pm
Africa’s consumer-facing industries have the potential to deliver good investment returns, according to Robert Scharar, Commonwealth Funds manager and president of financial planning and investment firm, FCA Corp.
Makula Dunbar, 2:47 pm
Rockefeller $97 Million contribution will provide jobs for disadvantaged youth and others venturing into the digital market. Opportunities include work relating to web design, online research and tech center support.
Dana Sanchez, 2:50 pm
Dominant in the Middle East, Dubai-based TV broadcaster OSN hopes to build subscribers in North Africa and is in talks to acquire rights to air French channels from Morocco to Libya.
Dana Sanchez, 1:52 pm
As a growing middle class and its spending power hasten urbanization in Africa, urban retailers increasingly need efficient distribution facilities or warehouses to store their merchandise.
The growing middle class and its spending power are hastening urbanization in Africa, and retailers need places to store their merchandise
Keren Mikva, 5:38 pm
As the economy begins to bounce back, more investors are on the look-out for exciting opportunities around the globe. Some may be heading to new territory. With a reputation for political instability, many countries in Africa have not seen the type of investment one might expect for the second-fastest growing economy in the world. Even […]
Dana Sanchez, 1:45 pm
Despite economic growth and optimism in Africa, perceptions vary greatly between global business leaders doing business in Africa and those who have not yet invested there, according to the the Ernst & Young Africa Attractiveness Survey 2013.
Makula Dunbar, 2:28 pm
Morocco’s 160MW solar energy project to become operation in 2015, output to produce $1 Billion revenue.
Makula Dunbar, 12:53 am
There was a general feeling of excitement and optimism about the new role of technology to promote transparency and accountability at the Transparency International SpeakUp! event which I attended in March 2013. There was quite a buzz about online denunciation tools in particular, and different Transparency International chapters are looking into ways to embrace new […]
Dana Sanchez, 11:19 pm
South Africa ranked No. 1 for foreign direct investment in Africa but others such as Ghana and Nigeria are catching up, according to an Ernst & Young survey.
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