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02/08/2018 - Nestled on the steep slopes of the northernmost part of Morocco facing Spain, is the Melloussa interconnection station, which provides 15% of Morocco’s electricity production.

The plant, located close to Tangier, connects to Spain, through a 27-kilometre undersea cable, has transformed the country’s national power supply.

Categories: Morocco, Energy & Power


31/07/2018 - The President of the African Development Bank Group, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, participated in the Fête du Trône (Throne Day) ceremony, marking the 19th anniversary of His Majesty, King Mohammed VI’s accession to the throne.

Categories: Morocco, The President


30/07/2018 - This feat is even more remarkable when one considers that demand for electricity in the north African nation has constantly increased, by an average of 6-7% per year over the last 25 years.

Categories: Morocco


27/07/2018 - La Banque africaine de développement a organisé, ce 27 juillet 2018 à Casablanca, au Maroc, un atelier de présentation de l’Africa Investment Forum (AIF).

Categories: Morocco


20/07/2018 - Le Conseil d'administration du Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement a approuvé, vendredi 20 juillet 2018, une prise de participation de 20 millions d’euros dans le fonds d’investissement Maghreb Private Equity Fund IV (MPEF IV), d’AfricInvest.

Categories: Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Tunisia, Private Sector, Regional Integration


  • From: 23/07/2018
  • To: 29/07/2018
  • Location: Tunis, Alger, Casablanca, Le Caire

the African Development Bank will present the Africa Investment Forum (AIF), the largest investment market in Africa, in North Africa. The Bank is championing the continent's premier investment market to help Africa find the path to long-needed prosperity.

Categories: Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco, Egypt, Private Sector


28/06/2018 - Le Conseil d'administration du Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement a approuvé, mercredi 27 juin, une ligne de crédit de 100 millions d’euros au profit de la Banque centrale populaire du Maroc (BCP).

Categories: Morocco, Private Sector, Economic & Financial Governance


08/05/2018 - La Banque africaine de développement et la Banque centrale populaire du Maroc ont signé, le mardi 8 mai 2018, un accord de participation aux risques (APR) d’un montant de 100 millions de dollars américains.

Ce programme de partage des risques, une première dans le secteur bancaire marocain, devrait permettre d’atteindre un volume de transactions de quelque 700 millions de dollars dans les trois ans.

Categories: Morocco, Private Sector, Regional Integration


16/04/2018 - For the first time ever, the African Development Bank has released summaries of the African Economic Outlook (AEO), its main flagship report, in three African languages: Arabic, Hausa and Kiswahili. These three languages are among the most widely spoken by over 300 million Africans. Releasing the report in local languages aims to increase accessibility of the publication’s findings to a large segment of Africans and promote linguistic inclusiveness. This release is also the latest innovation for increasing the relevance and timeliness of the African Economic Outlook.

Categories: Niger, Mali, Benin, Morocco, Tunisia, Egypt, Algeria, Libya, Mauritania, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo, Burundi, Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria, Sudan, Chad, Togo, Comoros, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Uganda, Rwanda, Somalia, Tanzania


15/03/2018 - Africa50, the pan-African infrastructure investment platform capitalized by the African Development Bank, 25 African countries, and two African Central Banks, is pleased to announce the appointment of Kimberly Heimert as General Counsel.

Categories: Morocco, Africa50, Infrastructure, Partnerships, The President


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