Maxtech Ventures Inc. (CSE: MVT) (CSE: MVT.CN) (CNSX: MVT)(FRANKFURT: M1N) (OTC PINK: MTEHF), (“Maxtech” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a strategic development partnership with Morocco-based Green Energy Resources (“GER”) to evaluate established mineral and mining concessions in Morocco for potential acquisition or joint venture. (more…)
Sand and gravel
March 2017 saw Dumez Maroc (part of the Vinci Construction International Network) handover a new fishing port in Casablanca, a project forming part of a total redevelopment of the port area.
Undertaken on behalf of Morocco’s ports authority, this complex operation – the biggest project ever implemented by the company – took place in a particularly hostile environment where heavy swells are frequent. (more…)
by Karol Rutkowski
New report outlines path to faster, sustainable economic growth and more inclusive human and social development.
Morocco has an opportunity in the years ahead to boost economic growth and job creation, especially for young people, and to catch up even faster with developed economies by investing in its human capital, modernizing the economy and improving the performance of public institutions. (more…)
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US Navy Littoral Warship Coronado Departs Singapore for Patrol in Pacific.
The US guided missile cruiser Vella Gulf performed a maritime interdiction and small boat defense training session with the Royal Moroccan Navy’s (RMNS) patrol ship Commandant El Harti, the US Navy said in a press release on Tuesday.
“The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf (CG 72) (more…)
Source: FLSmidth A/S
FLSmidth has won a five-year contract from OCP S.A. (formerly known as Office Chérifien des Phosphates) to operate port equipment for handling phosphate, fertilizers, and sulphur. The port is located in Jorf Lasfar, El Jadida, 100 km south of Casablanca, Morocco.
The contract marks FLSmidth’s first Operation & Maintenance contract in Morocco. (more…)
A Moroccan UN peacekeeper was killed on Saturday in an attack in the Central African Republic’s southeast, close to where five other peacekeepers also lost their lives in recent days, the United Nations said.
An overnight attack targeted civilians in the town of Bangassou as well as a UN mission field office and “in the firefight, one peacekeeper of the Moroccan contingent died from gunshot injuries”, the UN mission MINUSCA (more…)
Asharq Al awsat
Wheat being harvested in China’s Shandong province. AFP photo
The UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has expected Morocco’s harvest of wheat to increase from 2.7 million tons in 2016 to 7 million this year.
It also expected the 600,000 tons of barley harvested last year to reach 2.8 million in 2017. (more…)
Ageela Saleh, accompanied by Libyan ambassador Abdulmajed Seif El Nasr (left), presented by Moroccan foreign minister Nasser Bourita with a trophy to mark his visit (Photo: Herald of Libya)
President of the Libyan House of Representatives Ageela Saleh Issa reaffirmed on Tuesday commitment towards Libya’s political agreement, signed on 17 December 2015 in Skhirat, however after the amendment of a few terms. (more…)