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Morocco, at Heart Of Virtuous Circle For South-South Partnership: FM

Marrakech - Morocco is at the heart of an enterprising and virtuous dynamic in favor of a solidarity-based South-South partnership, Foreign Minister Salaheddine Mezouar said Friday. Taking the floor at the closing ceremony of the 5th Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES-Marrakech 2014), Mezouar made a plea for the development of Africa, a continent that remains "an open and dynamic site on which we shall tak ...

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5th Global Entrepreneurship Summit Wraps Up

Marrakech- 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. The closing ceremony of the summit, held under the patronage of King Mohammed VI, was marked by the signing of nine agreements between the Moroccan General Confederation of Enterprises (CGEM) and several SMEs, a ...

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North African Economic Research Council Seeks To Promote Cooperation With Morocco

Marrakech- The North African Economic Research Council seeks to strengthen its cooperation ties with Morocco, Chonchol Gupta, the center’s financial consultant, said Friday in Marrakech. The Atlanta-based council, which aims to promote economic flows between the United States and North African countries, especially Morocco, attaches great importance to strengthening its relations with Morocco, Gupta told MA ...

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Morocco, Gateway To Africa, Says Senior US Official

Marrakesh - US administrator for Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) Maria Contreras-Sweet hailed Friday in Marrakech Morocco’s important role in Africa's development, saying Kingdom is a gateway to develop the African continent. On the sidelines of the 5th Global Entrepreneurship Summit (2014GES) in Marrakesh, the senior US official told MAP: "We are so pleased that Morocco came forward to sponsor this even ...

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Morocco, Babson Global to Establish ‘Enterprise City’ project

Marrakech  - The Moroccan government and the US institution Babson Global signed Thursday in Marrakech a Memorandum of understanding to conduct a feasibility study on the establishment in the Kingdom of "Enterprise City", a city dedicated to business. The Memorandum was signed on the sidelines of the 5th Global Entrepreneurship Summit (2014 GES) in Marrakesh, by Morocco's  minister of Industry, Trade, Inves ...

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Morocco Holds Special Place in the Heart of Americans: Joe Biden

Marrakech - During his keynote speech at the opening ceremony of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit, U.S Vice-President Joe Biden captivated the audience with his eloquence and inspirational speech. At the rhythm of cheers and applause, the American Vice-President said that Morocco has a special place in the heart of every American. “What many don’t realize is that Morocco holds a very special place in the ...

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Gabonese President Praises Morocco’s Exemplary Economic Dynamism

Marrakech - Gabonese President Ali Bongo Ondima praised, here Thursday, Morocco's economic dynamism, deeming it "exemplary" for Africa. Speaking at the official opening ceremony of the 5th Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES-2014), President Ondima Bongo highlighted the tireless efforts that Morocco has made to promote the exchange of expertise and know-how with African countries, underlining that Morocco i ...

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Corruption, Worst Enemy For Entrepreneurship: Joe Biden

Marrakech - U.S. vice president Joseph Biden said that corruption is the worst enemy of entrepreneurship. "Corruption is threat not only to economic growth but to security and sovereignty not just good governance. Fighting corruption is self-defense, it is patriotism," Biden said during the fifth Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Marrakech on Thursday. Biden also said that "a lot of nations are struggling t ...

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GES-2014: BMCE Bank Announces Million-dollar African Entrepreneurship Award

Marrakech -  BMCE Bank Group CEO, Othman Benjelloun, announced, here Thursday, a one million dollar African Entrepreneurship Award. This award will be established in partnership with internationally-recognized stakeholders, Benjelloun said at a panel held within the framework of the 5th Global Entrepreneurship Summit (November 19-21) under the theme "Harnessing the Power of Technology for Innovation and Ent ...

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King of Morocco: Islam does not object to profit

Marrakesh - King Mohammed VI  highlighted the importance of Islam as a religion that encourages the “entrepreneurial spirit, personal fulfillment and promotion based on merit.” In his letter read by AbdelIlah Benkirane, Head of government,  to the official opening session of the 5th Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Marrakech, King Mohammed VI stressed on the positive role of Islam regarding fair competitiv ...

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Marrakech: Joe Biden Reaffirms U.S’ Determination To Strengthen Partnership With Morocco

Marrakesh - US vice president Joe Biden reiterated on Thursday in Marrakech his country's determination to strengthen partnership relations with Morocco, particularly in promoting entrepreneurship and innovation. The United States stands ready to strengthen partnership with Morocco, Biden said in his remarks at the official opening of the 5th annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit (2014 Marrakesh GES), recal ...

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US Official Says Morocco Is ‘Major Economic Player’ In Middle East, Africa

Marrakesh - Morocco is positioning itself as a major economic player in the Middle East and Africa, said Andrew Rabens, special adviser for global youth issues at the US Department of State. US official says Morocco is 'major economic player' in Middle East, Africa 20 November 2014 "In seeking to establish economic and trade relations with both North African countries and Sub-Saharan countries, Morocco is p ...

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