Cosumar, Holmarcom and Al Mada swoop on Nouakchott
The improvement in diplomatic relations between Rabat and Nouakchott is encouraging a revival of Moroccan investment in Mauritania, which was hardly remarkable during the term of former president Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz. Among the groups showing interest are the powerful [. [...]
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 [. [...]
Who is ready to take Corral's place at SAMIR ?
Officially, talks aimed at saving SAMIR (Société Anonyme Marocaine de l'Industrie du Raffinage) are continuing between Morocco and the company's principal shareholder, Corral (67% of capital), ahead of an extraordinary general meeting on October 12. [...]