Tanger Offshore and CFC come under fire from Brussels
Hardly have the agriculture and fishing free trade agreements been negotiated than a new dispute has sprung up between Morocco and the European Union (EU). According to our sources, Brussels is putting Morocco under increasing pressure to make substantial modifications [. [...]
Beijing does the spade work and Paris cleans up!
Underpinned by Eximbank, its formidable financial spearhead, China is increasingly making its presence felt in west and central Africa, a region where France already has extensive business interests. Beijing is now expanding beyond the ‘captive' energy and raw material markets [. [...]
BMCE in Palace Hands, Qatar May Grab Share
The succession of Othman Benjelloun as boss of BMCE Bank has been decided. The leading stakeholder in BMCE through his insurance company RMA-Watanya, the "king's banker" finally opted in favour of the former regional governor of Marrakech, Mounir Chraibi, to [. [...]