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Volvo starts vocational training school in Morocco

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Volvo Group is starting a vocational training school for mechanics in Morocco, according to a press release from the Volvo Group. “Trained mechanics will have the opportunity to gain work in countries with high unemployment, while Volvo will gain access to the trained personnel that is required in order to expand in Africa,” Niklas Gustavsson, Volvo Group’s executive vice president ...

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Morocco’s 5th Global Entrepreneurship Summit Wraps up

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The 5th Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES-2014) wrapped up Friday night in Marrakech, after three days of intense debate on how to encourage and promote innovation and entrepreneurship. Launched in 2009 by US President Barack Obama, the GES has become a rendezvous of young leaders and entrepreneurs from around the world. This international event brought together a record 6,800 participants, including ...

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The Best Companies to Work for in Morocco, introducing new distinctions for 2014 program

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What are the Moroccan companies that offer benefits, extensive training or exceptional working environment? The exercise allows companies to measure employee satisfaction in key areas of talent management systems such as Employee Engagement, Organization Culture, Talent Systems and Leadership Dynamics. Now in its fourth year, the list of best employers in Morocco aims to determine which employers stand out in ...

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Inwi Morocco brings enhanced Facebook experience on all handsets with Gemalto software solution

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Latest version features Facebook Messenger Gemalto (Euronext NL 0000400653 GTO) (http://www.gemalto.com), the world leader in digital security, announces that inwi, the award-winning* Moroccan mobile telecoms company, is the first to deploy the latest version of its LinqUs Facebook-for-SIM mobile application which now includes the popular Facebook Messenger feature. Inwi’s 12 million Moroccan subscribers will have the opportunity to enjoy seamless ...

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Morocco, Tunisia, Jordan, and Egypt Lead 13 Arab States in Sustainable Energy

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RCREEE launched the first index to compare and benchmark sustainable energy competitiveness in the Arab region. According to the newly launched Arab Future Energy Index™ (AFEX), Tunisia, Morocco, and Jordan earned the top three ranks in energy efficiency capabilities and progress. In renewable energy Morocco, Jordan, and Egypt held the top three ranks, respectively. Dr. Tareq Emtairah, Executive Director, Regional ...

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Morocco remains the leading performer in the African continent

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The Morocco Summit, taking place on 19-21 November 2013 in Rabat will bring together industry leaders, policy makers and other professional experts across the major industrial sectors to explore business opportunities in Morocco. 27 May 2013, Rabat: Morocco is an emerging market at the crossroads of Europe, Africa, and the Middle East. Since the stagnation of the 1990s, Morocco has ...

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Morocco National Day

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On behalf of President Obama and the American people, I offer warm wishes to King Mohammed VI and the Moroccan people as you celebrate your national day this July 30. When Morocco granted American merchant ships safe passage after the outbreak of the American Revolution, it signaled the beginning of a strong and enduring friendship. We are also proud that ...

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Five MENA countries selected for top 50 ranking of the most socially advanced countries globally

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New Social Progress Index ranks countries by their social and environmental performance United Arab Emirates ranked 19th of 50 selected countries as most socially advanced globally The Social Progress Index, a new index ranks a group of 50 countries by their social and environmental performance. Out of the 50 countries selected, five are from the MENA region: The UAE, Tunisia, ...

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British Ambassador celebrates achievement of a group of girls from rural Morocco who have completed their baccalaureat exams

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Ambassador Clive Alderton hosted an event to celebrate girls from remote villages in the Atlas Mountains being the first in their region to complete their Baccalaureate examinations. These studies give the girls an opportunity to make a reality of their ambitions and dreams and to fulfil their potential. Providing secondary education for girls from the rural communities of Morocco is ...

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IMF Executive Board Concludes 2012 Article IV Consultation with Morocco

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On February 1, 2013, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation with Morocco.1 Background Morocco has a track record of strong macroeconomic policies that, over the last decade, contributed to solid growth, low inflation, comfortable external reserves, financial deepening, and poverty reduction. These favorable developments have helped Morocco cushion the impact of the ...

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