Thursday, May 19, 2022

Industry & Trade

Diversification: the key to Africa’s future

Factory activity accounted for 10% of Africa’s GDP over the past decade, compared to 25% or more in middle-income and wealthy economies

Industry leaders and policy makers seek to tap global value chains Nov 24, 2015

Industry & Trade | Africa | Morocco

TGAIS 2015: Africa's Access To Capital

Access to financial markets. The final frontier?

In addition to South Africa, eight countries in the region have tapped the international capital markets, including first-time issuers Ghana, Gabon, Senegal, Namibia, Nigeria, Tanzania, Zambia and Rwanda

International finance institutions have largely neglected to offer assistance to sub-Saharan nations on the markets but several are making their own way... Nov 17, 2015

Finance | Africa | Morocco | Zambia | Mozambique

Moroccan Beach Resort

Luxury on the Tetouan Riviera with Sofitel Tamuda Bay

Entirely renovated recently, Sofitel Tamuda Bay offers an oasis of calm and voluptuousness on one of the most beautiful bays of the Mediterranean. May 07, 2015

Tourism & Culture | Africa | Morocco

Executive Summary

Sofitel Luxury Executive Summary

May 08, 2015

Tourism & Culture | Africa | Morocco

Morocco, the country that travels within you

Morocco's Minister of Tourism, Lahcen Haddad, will be in FITUR 2015 promoting his country to tourists and investors. Regarding Spain, the Minister... Jan 28, 2015

Tourism & Culture | Africa | Morocco

Oil companies step up drilling efforts in Morocco

Attracted by stability and the highly attractive fiscal scheme, IOCs such as Repsol, Chevron, BP and Genel are betting big on one of the last remaining... Jan 21, 2015

Energy | Africa | Morocco

Branching out

Bank Al-Maghrib, Morocco's central bank, will be given more powers under the new law

Morocco’s financial sector expands into the wider region as new legislation is approved that will allow Islamic banking for the first time in the... Dec 04, 2014

Finance | Africa | Morocco

Tangier quickly becoming the African Detroit

Morocco’s automotive industry has shifted into top gear, experiencing double-digit growth, with exports of cars up 90% so far this year Oct 24, 2014

Industry & Trade | Africa | Morocco

SNI, an investor committed to development

As an incubator of new, innovative projects, SNI plays an essential role in Morocco’s economic development Dec 03, 2013

Finance | Africa | Morocco

Marocco's finance, BMCE Bank

BMCE Bank, a beacon of financial strength

One of BCME Bank’s biggest commitments is, according to bank president, to reinforce ties with Spain

With a presence in nearly 30 countries and more than 11,000 employees, BMCE’s net banking income surpasses €800 million whilst gross operating... Dec 03, 2013

Finance | Africa | Morocco

Morocco Tourism Investment Forum welcomes the world

The Morocco Tourism Investment Forum (MTIF) takes place on April 15-16 2013 at the Hyatt Regency Casablanca to unite developers, operators, stakeholders,... Apr 05, 2013

Tourism & Culture | Africa | Morocco

Executive Summary

ONHYM Executive Summary

May 08, 2015

Energy | Africa | Morocco

World standards pharma industry, public-private partnerships and the opening of capital for private clinics

H.E. Prof. El Houssaine Louardi
Minister of Health

The Government of Morocco has created a favorable environment to improve public health and... Jan 27, 2015

A new craze of investors for the further development of the Moroccan tourist sector

H.E. Dr. Lahcen Haddad
Minister of Tourism

Morocco is diversifying the origin of its investors and aims to work together with Spain... Jan 26, 2015

Strengthened ties for the economic growth of both shores of the Mediterranean

H.E. Jose de Carvajal Salido
Ambassador of Spain to Morocco

The progress of Spain is totally linked with the progress of Morocco, a "Marriage sans... Jan 22, 2015

A new concept of urbanism to support the regional development of Morocco

H.E. Mohannd Laenser
Minister of Urbanism and Town and Country Planning of the Kingdom of Morocco

“Building new towns doesn’t mean just building homes, but building also universities,... Jan 20, 2015

86 years driving mining & hydrocarbons exploration in Morocco and beyond

Mrs. Amina Benkhadra
General Director of ONHYM

"With our geographical position, with our development, with our knowledge, historical... Jan 19, 2015

Morocco and Spain are building a joint future through education

H.E. Rachid Benmokhtar Benabdellah
Minister of National Education and Professional Training

Morocco and Spain are increasing a logical interdependence framework based on education... Jan 14, 2015

Morocco on the road to emergence

H.E. Mohamed Boussaid
Morocco's Minister of Economy & Finance

Morocco's Minister of Economy & Finance, H.E. Mohamed Boussaid, sat down to discuss... Dec 01, 2014

A simple message from Morocco to Germany- we could become major economic partners

Mr. Aziz Rabbah
Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport

Aziz Rabbah, Morocco´s minister for transport and infrastructure delivers his message about... Sep 13, 2012

A cherished tourist destination

Lahcen Haddad
Minister of Tourism of Morocco

Globus Vision meets with Moroccan Minister of Tourism Lahcen Haddad, who emphasises that Morocco’s... Sep 06, 2012

Staying abreast of Morocco’s energy demands

Fouad Douiri
Minister of Lands, Mines and Energy

Fouad Douiri, Minister of Lands, Mines and Energy, meets with Globus Vision to discuss Morocco’s... Sep 06, 2012

A strong economic model

Nizar Baraka
Moroccan Minister of Economic and Financial Affairs

Moroccan Minister of Economic and Financial Affairs, Nizar Baraka, meets with Globus Vision... Sep 04, 2012

A marriage of stability and good governance

Mustapha Khalfi
the Moroccan Minister of Communication and Government Spokesman

Globus Vision speaks with Mustapha Khalfi, the Moroccan Minister of Communication and Government... Sep 04, 2012


Northern Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea, between Algeria and Western Sahara



total: 446,550 sq km


AREA - comparative:   

slightly larger than California



1,835 km



Mediterranean, becoming more extreme in the interior



phosphates, iron ore, manganese, lead, zinc, fish, salt



32,309,239 update paises set descripcion = July 2012 est.)



constitutional monarchy



name: Rabat


GDP - real growth rate:   

4.9% update paises set descripcion = 2011 est.)


GDP - per capita update paises set descripcion = PPP):   

$5,100 update paises set descripcion = 2011 est.)

GDP - composition by sector:   

agriculture: 16.5%

industry: 32.2%

services: 51.4% update paises set descripcion = 2011 est.) 


AGRICULTURE - products:   

barley, wheat, citrus fruits, grapes, vegetables, olives; livestock; wine



phosphate rock mining and processing, food processing, leather goods, textiles, construction, energy, tourism



$21.51 billion update paises set descripcion = 2011 est.)


EXPORTS - partners:   

France 19.7%, Spain 18.2%, India 6.2%, Brazil 5%, US 4.6% update paises set descripcion = 2011)



$40.96 billion update paises set descripcion = 2011 est.)


IMPORTS - partners:   

France 13.6%, Spain 11.2%, US 8.6%, Saudi Arabia 6.8%, China 6.5%, Italy 5.1%, Russia 4.7%, Germany 4.4% update paises set descripcion = 2011)



Tourism Investment Forum

The Morocco Tourism Investment Forum (MTIF) took...

ONHYM (Office National des Hydrocarbures et des Mines)

ONHYM (Office National des Hydrocarbures et des Mines)...

Sofitel Luxury

Sofitel is a French brand of luxury hotels that specializes...


Founded in 1959. It is a large commercial bank in Morocco. It...



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