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2014-05-19 23:09:34

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “Construction in Morocco – Key Trends and Opportunities to 2018” to its store. Order a purchase copy at http://www.rnrmarketresearch.com/contacts/purchase?rname=177043. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 The Moroccan construction industry registered a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.27% during the review period (2009-2013). This growth was supported by government reforms including the liberalization, modernization and privatization of previously...

2011-07-08 09:06:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Through all the North African uprisings and instability, Morocco has emerged as the most politically stable and therefore attractive market in North Africa for telecom investments, according to a new report from Pyramid Research(www.pyr.com). Morocco: Network Upgrades Are Top Priority as Operators Jostle for Market Share offers a precise profile of the country's telecommunications, media and technology sectors based on proprietary data from...

2011-05-03 12:41:00

LONDON, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Foreign investors see the huge long-term growth possibilities that Africa presents according to Ernst & Young's first Africa Attractiveness Survey which combines an analysis of investment into Africa over the last decade, with a survey of over 562 global executives on their views about how and where investment will take place in the next decade.. Ernst & Young analysis of foreign direct investment (FDI) projects shows that in the last decade...

2011-02-25 19:55:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The US State Department spokesman at a press briefing yesterday underscored the positive role Morocco is playing in the region by recognizing the need to reform and responding to its people's desires for change. "The King has long been a reforming figure in Morocco," said Philip J. Crowley, Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs, adding that HM King Mohammed VI "is well aware of" and "taking appropriate action" to meet the aspirations of...

2008-07-28 12:00:49

Morocco achieves world's best growth in international air traffic RABAT, July 26 (Xinhua) -- International air traffic in Morocco grew 20 percent in 2007, the world's highest growth rate, thanks to the implementation in 2006 of the Open Sky agreement with the European Union, local MAP news agency reported on Saturday. Morocco's Open Sky agreement with the EU, signed in December 2005, helped attracting 22 international airline companies, and opened Morocco's airports to most of the EU's...

2006-04-24 06:37:10

By Tom Pfeiffer RABAT (Reuters) - Chinese President Hu Jintao kicks off the African leg of a world tour in Morocco on Monday, boosting already booming ties to a continent rich in the energy and minerals his country needs to feed a fast-growing economy. China's Africa drive first moved up a gear when Hu visited Gabon in 2004, lending impetus to business links in a campaign that raised both hopes and hackles far beyond African shores. "Africa's trade links are shifting from the global...

2005-12-22 18:43:47

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President George W. Bush signed an order on Thursday to bring a free trade agreement with Morocco into force on January 1, the White House said. "Morocco is a close friend and ally of the United States, and this (free trade agreement) sends a powerful signal that the United States is firmly committed to supporting tolerant and open Muslim societies," the White House said. Under terms of the pact, completed in March 2004, the United States and Morocco...


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  • The navel or umbilicus.
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  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
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