resilience to shocks confirmed by BAM

Selon BAM, le recul de l’activité conjugué à la hausse d’inflation et l’atonie du crédit, selon un scénario extrême, pénaliserait la rentabilité des huit principales banques de la place suite à la diminution du PNB et ses principales composantes.

According to BAM, the decline in activity combined with the rise in inflation and the sluggishness of credit, according to an extreme scenario, would penalize the profitability of the eight main banks in the market following the reduction in GNP and its main components. The banking and insurance sectors remain duly immunized against the risks … Read more

2021, a record year for insurance in Morocco

2021, une année record pour l'assurance au Maroc

Strong return to insurance, which is posting a record year in 2021. The overall premiums recorded by insurers (excluding exclusive reinsurers) exceeded the symbolic bar of 50 billion dirhams to 50.25 billion, up 10% over a year. This strong rebound was driven by Life insurance, whose premiums increased by 11.7%, ahead of Non-Life which grew … Read more

Interview with Alex Lalaoui, coaching instructor US Soccer Federation

Coach Alex Lalaoui. Ph. Saouri

Based in the United States for thirty years, Alex Lalaoui is a model of Moroccan success across the Atlantic. A member of the DTN of US Soccer (United States Football Federation), Lalaoui is a trainer of coaches, a scout and leads a multitude of initiatives related to the round ball. In this exclusive interview with … Read more

Insurance: agents & brokers expose the regulator’s projects

La séance d’ouverture hier à Casablanca de la 5e édition de la rencontre annuelle de la Fédération nationale des agents et courtiers d’assurance du Maroc. Ph. : H. Sradni

The insurance sector must reach a new level of development, after the severe test of the pandemic linked to Covid-19. And this by upgrading to meet customer requirements, in particular by acquiring mechanisms capable of ensuring its inevitable transition to digital. Projects have been announced by the regulator, in collaboration with the profession, to encourage … Read more

Several Moroccans in the running for the final phase

CAF Awards : Plusieurs marocains en lice pour la phase finale

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has unveiled the list of three finalists in the different categories, vying for the CAF Awards 2022, in which Morocco is still represented. Several Moroccans are still in the running in different categories of the CAF Awards, starting with Achraf Dari in the interclub player of the year category. … Read more

unsuitable economic models, according to the ESEC

Stades au Maroc : des modèles économiques inadaptés, selon le CESE

With its many stadiums conforming to FIFA and CAF standards, Morocco has become a land of welcome for major African football events and to host the meetings of several selections which do not have stadiums that meet the said standards. Only, according to the Economic, Social and Environmental Council (CESE), the economic model of stadiums … Read more

Kenitra pays tribute to the national futsal team

Kénitra, ville natale de Hicham Dguig, rend hommage à l’équipe nationale de futsal

For years, the city of Kenitra has been a veritable breeding ground for talent. Futsal, formerly called mini-football, was widely practiced in the various districts of the city of daisies, birthplace of Hicham Dguig, who has just won, with his team, the sixth Arab Futsal Cup in Dammam. The province of Kenitra hosted a ceremony … Read more

all dreams are allowed for the Atlas Lionesses

La sélection nationale a une occasion historique de briller lors de la CAN au Maroc. Ph. Saouri

By hosting the 14th edition of the Women’s African Cup of Nations, Morocco is aiming big. In addition to the promotion of women’s football, the Atlas Lionesses are looking for two main objectives: qualification for the World Cup by reaching the semi-finals and the title of African champion for a selection turned towards the coming. … Read more

“Come and support the national women’s team”

Reynald Pedros, entraîneur de l'équipe nationale féminine. Ph. Saouri

Reynald Pedros, coach of the women’s national team. Ph. Saouri It is this Saturday (9:30 p.m.) that the women’s national team competes against Burkina Faso. A match which acquires a capital importance since a victory would put the players of Reynald Pedros in better conditions to apprehend the rest of the competition with serenity. Aware … Read more

Hakimi, Boufal, Bounou and Jabrane on the first list

Après avoir remporté le trophée de meilleur jeune joueur africain de l'année en 2019, Achraf Hakimi est nominé cette année pour le titre du meilleur joueur africain.

After winning the trophy for the best young African player of the year in 2019, Achraf Hakimi is nominated this year for the title of the best African player. Four Moroccan players are on the first list of nominees for the best African player trophy, CAF Awards 2022, unveiled on Thursday by the Confederation of … Read more