Rabat courts foreign investors

August 2012
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;8/31/2012, Vol. 56 Issue 35, p30
Trade Publication
The article focuses on foreign investments in Morocco in 2012. It states that the International Monetary Fund estimates that in 2011, unemployment was over 9.1 percent with a significant number of unemployed being young people, and mentions that a new automobile factory by carmaker Renault in Tangier will directly account for 6,000 new jobs. It speculates that infrastructure investments, including a port development in Tangier, are drawing foreign companies to Morocco.


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