• North Africa
  • The attack was a part of the objectives of the Western task force as part of Operation Torch, a large Allied landing to seize control of North Africa from German control. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prior to the landings in French Morocco, and after the fall of France in World War II, the U.S. State Department had maintained in French North Africa an unusually large number of very able consular officials. (wikipedia.org)
  • The next day, their voyage to North Africa began. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Port of Casablanca is one of the largest artificial ports in the world, and the second largest port of North Africa, after Tanger-Med 40 km east of Tangier. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jorf Lasfar is the largest coal-fired power plant in the Middle East and North Africa and the first independent power producer (IPP) in Morocco, supplying 40 per cent of the Kingdom's electricity output, Taqa said in a statement. (tradearabia.com)
  • But this financing shows that, for the right deal with the right structure, significant non-recourse funds can be attracted to the Middle East and North Africa at competitive rates. (tradearabia.com)
  • Saudi Arabia
  • The airline commenced scheduled operations on 30 May 2009 with services between Athens and Birmingham UK, Jeddah Saudi Arabia, and Casablanca Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hellenic Imperial Airways served the following scheduled destinations: Greece Athens - Base Kuwait Kuwait City - (Never inaugurated, although loaded onto schedules) Morocco Casablanca Saudi Arabia Jeddah South Africa Johannesburg United Kingdom Birmingham London - Gatwick (Never inaugurated, although loaded onto schedules) United State of America New York - JFK Hellenic Imperial Airways operated charter services throughout Europe, the Middle East, Asia and the Americas along with ACIM and wet-lease operations. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • On June 16, 2017, 27 investors from the People's Republic of China who invested more than $3 million in the Bar Works companies filed suit in New York County Supreme Court, claiming that the companies are a Ponzi Scheme orchestrated by Renwick Haddow, who kept his controlling role in the company hidden. (wikipedia.org)
  • On June 21, 2017 a second lawsuit was filed against the company by Plentium Capital Group Corporation in Florida Federal court, with the plaintiffs citing that $25 million of raised funds were immediately defaulted upon, and that management links to prior Ponzi schemes were hidden from marketing materials. (wikipedia.org)
  • NewsThe manufacturing of Russian biosimilars of rituximab and bevacizumab indicated for the treatment of cancer, approved in the first half of October 2017, will be based in Morocco. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Six African SMEs have been nominated as finalists for the AFIF Entrepreneurship Award 2017, supported by the Rabobank Foundation. (africanbusinessmagazine.com)
  • The winner will be announced during the Africa Finance & Investment Forum (AFIF) 2017 ( http://APO.af/y28Bux ), which will be held in Nairobi from 13-16 February. (africanbusinessmagazine.com)
  • In 2017, most of the exploration and production (E&P) companies were struggling to cope with the bumpy oil market ride. (zacks.com)
  • Tunisia
  • We see Gitex as the ideal opportunity to foster business links between Middle East and African companies,' said Chihab Bargaoui, Business Development and Relationship Manager with Sfax International Fair Association, a part government-backed exhibition organiser in Tunisia. (tradearabia.com)
  • Now, given the new geopolitical situation, countries like Tunisia, Morocco and Egypt are looking for new markets and new opportunities, and Dubai is now the most important place to look for partners and promote events and products. (tradearabia.com)
  • Egypt
  • Egyptian Cement Company recently became Lafarge Cement Egypt with a total production capacity of about 10 million tons of cement coming from five lines designed and manufactured by POLYSIUS FRANCE, LCE arranged as the second plant all over the world on the cement production. (wikipedia.org)
  • It began with a small client base in Egypt but its products now reach around 10 million users in the Middle East and Africa (MENA). (wikipedia.org)
  • 2000: Company founded in Egypt as a mobile advertising agency 2001: Produced first VAS application, a game for soccer fans in Cairo with Vodafone Egypt as the main client. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1973
  • Since 1973, the tallest skyscraper in Africa has been Johannesburg's Carlton Centre, which stands 223 metres (732 ft) tall. (wikipedia.org)
  • Moroccan
  • Attica Group will hold a 49% participation in the new company, while 51% will be held by a group of Moroccan shareholders, led by BMCE Bank Of Africa Group. (wikipedia.org)
  • The essential information for British nationals residing or visiting Morocco, including entry to Morocco, driving in Morocco and Moroccan residence cards. (www.gov.uk)
  • The financing for the Morocco project is the largest in over a decade for an international project in the country with Japanese and Korean export credit agencies participating for the first time in Moroccan project finance, the utility and energy firm said. (tradearabia.com)
  • Dubai
  • Trade between Africa and Dubai had previously registered steady growth as more and more African countries continue to adopt free trade policies, and recognise Dubai's position as an international trading hub. (tradearabia.com)
  • Trixee Loh, SVP, Dubai World Trade Centre, the organiser of Gitex, said Africa is seeing a tremendous shift towards realising the full potential of the benefits of technology, across all sectors. (tradearabia.com)
  • india
  • The discovery of a passable route around Cape Bojador, in 1434, by the Portuguese mariner Gil Eanes was considered a major breakthrough for European explorers and traders en route to Africa and later to India. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gitex's "Africa in Focus" highlight comes at a time when significant regional investor buzz is moving from the BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India and China) nations to also encompass the emerging continent, particularly potential economic powerhouses such as Nigeria, which features the largest African population, as well as notable natural resources such as gold and oil to aid its growth. (tradearabia.com)
  • bumpy
  • Economies in sub-Saharan Africa will ride out the bumpy global recovery in the next few years to post growth rates not seen outside Asia, the IMF said in its latest economic forecasts Tuesday (16 April). (bizcommunity.com)
  • continent
  • TOKYO, JAPAN: Japan has pledged at least US$10bn in aid to Africa for the next five years as Tokyo prepares to host a major development conference for the resource-rich continent. (bizcommunity.com)
  • I'm Pranav Soneji, this is day 12 of the 19th World Cup, the first on the glorious continent of Africa. (bbc.co.uk)
  • Keen to explore this emerging market and promote its significant ICT opportunities for global and Middle East-based companies, Gitex is putting spotlight on the continent. (tradearabia.com)
  • According to investment firm Fidelity Worldwide, Africa remains off the radar for some Western investors due to a negative perception of the continent however, there is a gap between perception and the reality on the ground. (tradearabia.com)
  • Anthony Peter, the director, Direct Communications & Customer Care (DCCC) Group, Panasonic Marketing Middle East & Africa, said: 'Africa is a key growth market for Panasonic, and as a company we continue to invest in the continent, both by setting up representative offices and concept showrooms. (tradearabia.com)
  • 2016
  • This is their second line connecting Morocco with Europe since the start of their operations in 2016. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 27, April 2016, The Liga de Fútbol Profesional (LFP) organizers of the La Liga sealed a five-year memorandum of understanding deal with the NPFL on capacity building and idea exchange signed by the League Management Company chairman, Shehu Dikko and the La Liga President Javier Tebas. (wikipedia.org)
  • May 2016 saw the Jetex global network grow further, with the opening of an FBO Terminal in Marseille, France and the announcement of 5 new facilities in Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Kingdom of Morocco officially submitted a request to join the AU in September 2016. (africanbusinessmagazine.com)
  • Guyana - After having spud the Liza discovery in the Stabroek Block in 2016, ExxonMobil ( XOM - Free Report ) started the year with the drilling of the Payara-1 well discovery, following up about six months later with news of more oil discovered at Payara. (zacks.com)
  • Middle East
  • Anticipating this prospect, Gitex will provide the opportunity to broaden existing links and develop new partnerships in the ICT sector between Africa and the Middle East. (tradearabia.com)
  • Business
  • feb the company is undergoing a strategic review to reshape its general insurance business after getting hit with unexpectedly high claims. (inspiringcareers.in)
  • Exhibitions like Gitex bring to the forefront the progress that is taking place across Africa and Panasonic, a global leader in the development and manufacture of electronic products for a wide range of consumer, business, and industrial needs is keen to facilitate this growth,' he added. (tradearabia.com)
  • Includes information about trading with and doing business in the UK and Morocco. (www.gov.uk)
  • African Business and its award-winning team is widely respected for its editorial excellence. (africanbusinessmagazine.com)
  • The report contains detailed information about Unimer SA that gives an unrivalled in-depth knowledge about internal business-environment of the company: data about the owners, senior executives, locations, subsidiaries, markets, products, and company history. (marketpublishers.com)
  • world
  • China displaced South Africa as the world s biggest gold producer in 2007, the same year Li was diagnosed. (thepowerhour.com)
  • In 2012, the NPL was ranked as the best in Africa and 24th best in the world by the IFFHS, the rating puts it a spot above the Scottish Premier League for the year. (wikipedia.org)
  • All South Africans should be very proud, Bafana Bafana have brought energy, passion and great spectacle to this World Cup. (bbc.co.uk)
  • News just coming in that Raymond Domenech refused to shake South Africa manager Carlos Alberto Parreira's hand because the Brazilian said France did not deserve to be at the World Cup. (bbc.co.uk)
  • As late as May 1925, the ships were seen as USSB vessels of the California Orient Line operated by Pacific Mail Steamship Company, but the next month those vessels were seen in an advertisement headed "Now serving the transpacific and round-the-world fleets of Dollar Steamship Line. (wikipedia.org)
  • traders
  • The regional small-scale traders have lamented the country's directive that foreigners, including East Africans, must use passports to gain entry. (allafrica.com)
  • plant
  • Ltd Savanna cement co.ltd Simba cement co.ltd Rhino cement co. ltd Monrovia Arabian Cement Co. Libyan Cement Company Khoms - concrete sleeper plant by Walterbau, Germany. (wikipedia.org)
  • Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (Taqa), the state-owned firm which recently bought some of BP's North Sea assets, sealed a $1.4 billion financing for the expansion of its power plant in Morocco. (tradearabia.com)
  • forecasts
  • The latter are correlated with pertinent news and press releases, and annual and quarterly forecasts are given by a variety of experts and market research firms. (marketpublishers.com)
  • Argentina
  • She shares her newfound fortune with Ramiro, who suggests a portion of the money should be invested in a typewriting company in Argentina. (wikipedia.org)
  • daily news
  • Value-added services are phone services that users can receive in addition to their core voice calls (e.g., ring back tones, daily news summaries that are automatically sent to users by SMS, etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • South African
  • Global legal practice Norton Rose has advised South African insurers expanding into other African countries to look beyond the sector-specific regulatory requirements in the jurisdictions they are entering as failure to do so could undermine their investments. (bizcommunity.com)
  • However, he challenged them to go further in their thinking and become aware of and active in the fight for socio-economic rights as well, a call echoed by retired South African Constitutional Court judge, Zak Yacoob. (allafrica.com)
  • He complained that while South African lawyers were allowed to be heard, after admission, in the courts of a number of other countries in the region, there was no provision for reciprocity and regional lawyers did not appear in South African courts. (allafrica.com)
  • nationals
  • The Tanzanian government has reiterated that foreigners, including nationals of other East African Community (EAC) member states, must use passports to gain entry into the country. (allafrica.com)
  • investors
  • Bar Works is a New York City company that provides shared office space in former bar and restaurant premises, and offers investors the opportunity to buy and leaseback individual desks within the premises for a 10 year period at a minimum cost of $25,000. (wikipedia.org)
  • Group
  • Imperial Brands PLC, formerly Imperial Tobacco Group PLC, is a fast-moving consumer goods company. (marketbeat.com)
  • In 1992 the company changed hands and was renamed to Attica Enterprises S.A., subsequently changed to Attica Enterprises Holding S.A. and has since changed to Attica Group. (wikipedia.org)
  • Link
  • Africa Morocco Link (AML) inaugurated operations between Almeria and Nador on Sunday 15 October with the Diagoras sailing at 13.00 from Almeria. (wikipedia.org)
  • The web link between the two companies is not a solicitation or offer to invest in a particular security or type of security. (zacks.com)
  • Region
  • This tragedy is recounted in the Skeletons on the Zahara, by Dean King, which is set in this region of the African coast. (wikipedia.org)
  • industry
  • Africa is set become one of the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) investment opportunities of the decade, according to leading industry experts. (tradearabia.com)
  • cities
  • It is also the largest city in the Maghreb, as well as one of the largest and most important cities in Africa, both economically and demographically. (wikipedia.org)
  • List
  • This list ranks African buildings that stand at least 100 m (328 ft) tall, based on standard height measurements by CTBUH. (wikipedia.org)
  • This list ranks buildings currently under construction in Africa that will stand at least 100 metres (328 ft) tall. (wikipedia.org)
  • France portal Companies portal Food portal List of bakery cafés Hayes, Jack (2005). (wikipedia.org)
  • market
  • Nafsi is a psychometric test designed to identify personality types, send customized daily life coaching tips to subscribers, and provide marketers with data driven insights on personality breakdown in the African market. (wikipedia.org)
  • For this report we offer a Monthly Update Service covering prices, market news and company activities. (marketpublishers.com)
  • aircraft
  • Aircraft Not taken up (financial issues) The airline's failure to secure leases on the Airbus A340-300 aircraft saw the Boeing 747-200B operate services to New York JFK and a subsequent loss in operating revenues and eventual closure of the company. (wikipedia.org)
  • legal
  • Advice for British people buying property in Morocco, including information on legal advice, fraud, residence requirements, complaints and more. (www.gov.uk)
  • port
  • The Battle of Port Lyautey began on 8 November 1942 for the city of Port Lyautey, today known as Kenitra, in French Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • Malevergne was familiar with every turn and bar in the Sebou river channel, knew all of the shipping which was engaged in the coastal trade, and provided important information concerning pro-Nazi political sentiment which was stronger in the Port Lyautey area than in any other section of Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • The USSB first placed the ship in service with Pacific Mail Steamship Company for service between San Francisco and Asia with the ship arriving 7 March 1921, second after sister ship Hawkeye State operated by Matson Navigation Company arrived on 5 March in what some described as a race from Baltimore, but the company noted was not as Golden State made several more port calls on the voyage. (wikipedia.org)
  • National
  • The National Cement Company. (wikipedia.org)
  • Onigbolo Cement Company CIMAF Cement Works, Conakry Diamond Cement Guinea S.A [(Kagbelen)] Athi River Mining, Nairobi Lafarge Bamburi Cement of Mombasa and Nairobi Marich - proposed 2009 South Africa Portland Cement East African Portland Cement Co. Ltd National cement co. (wikipedia.org)
  • Short-haul flights are mainly national connections between the Mauritanian airports and some flights to other West-African countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • various
  • The series was filmed in various locations in Spain, Morocco and Portugal. (wikipedia.org)
  • YOKOTA, as a fluid control solutions company, has developed various unique products based on newly patented theory and know-how for solving various problems and meeting our customer water and liquid handling needs.Among our pump product line-up are various specialty pumps including self-priming pumps that pump water containing air and slurry, instant defoaming and degassing pumps, and non-contaminative clean pumps. (bioportfolio.com)
  • mobile
  • TA telecom is an African mobile technology and software company that builds mobile content platforms, analytic tools and brands products. (wikipedia.org)
  • The company moved into developing mobile applications and predictive analytics in 2012. (wikipedia.org)
  • Furthermore, there is encouragement to be had from surging mobile adoption growth rates across sub-Saharan Africa. (tradearabia.com)
  • The company creates iPad/iPod storytelling workshops for youth, and mobile learning professional development workshops for educators. (wikipedia.org)
  • activities
  • The companies are not likely to initiate exploration activities unless they generate larger cash flows with higher oil prices. (zacks.com)
  • operations
  • The company expanded to the United States in October 2014, with the opening of a state-of-the-art Operations Center in Miami, Florida. (wikipedia.org)
  • The company further expanded its Latin America operations into Mexico in November 2015, when it signed an agreement with EOLO to co-brand an FBO facility in Toluca, Mexico. (wikipedia.org)