Business Wire

Marrakech Investor Day: International Investors are Choosing Marrakech, One of the World’s Dream Destinations


In collaboration with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO), the Marrakech-Safi Regional Center for Investment hosted the inaugural edition of the Marrakech Investor Day, a meaningful event designed to allow hundreds of investors to explore the fantastic advantages and new investment opportunities across Marrakech.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here:

Global supply chain disruptions, recent geopolitical changes, and the “Green Production” requirement, coupled with the multiple free trade agreements that provide direct access to more than 1.3 billion consumers, have aptly positioned Marrakech as the sustainable alternative for investors around the world.

Marrakech is a captivating imperial city boasting a sub-tropical mild climate and beautiful landscapes that make it an unmissable tourist destination. Moreover, Morocco provides attractive advantages for investors from all over the world. These advantages include political stability, a geo-strategic location and direct access to Europe and Africa’s markets, an attractive business-friendly environment, a robust, modern infrastructure, and prestigious talents taught in two of Africa’s best universities, all combined with a unique lifestyle and improved quality of life.

Marrakech, a city at the forefront of sustainability

Driven by the unrelenting will of the King of Morocco, with a target to generate 52% of energy from renewable sources by 2030, Marrakech offers investors the opportunity to put a little “green” in their portfolios and decarbonize the world’s industries.

The event was also an opportunity to explore the cultural richness and diversity of Marrakech, which actively encourages and facilitates foreign investments in multiple sectors, such as the agribusiness, tourism, creative industries, renewable energy, logistics, offshoring, and ICT.

These investment opportunities were made possible thanks to multiple reforms and facilitation mechanisms, which offer several incentives to stimulate investment (up to 30% of the total investment amount), improve the business climate and the competitiveness of the private sector.

More than 50 non-double taxation agreements, the absence of restrictions in the percentage of share capital and the free repatriation of funds are also influential factors that enable the region to offer a particularly modern and attractive legal and fiscal environment.

As part of the Marrakech Investor Day’s events, international investors were given a first-hand demonstration of these advantages that promote ease of doing investments in Marrakech and enhance transparency, such as the dematerialization of customs procedures and the personalized support of the Marrakech-Safi Regional Center for Investment.

The event also featured a panel discussion on the data-related investment opportunities, followed by the Marrakech Investor Awards ceremony, designed to celebrate the regions’ key investors.

To relive the event, and learn more about investment opportunities in Marrakech, visit


The Regional Investment Center of Marrakech-Safi is a public institution with a mission is to facilitate, support and promote investments in the Marrakech-Safi region.

*Source: AETOSWire

To view this piece of content from, please give your consent at the top of this page.

Contact information

Hanaa Zouzaf

About Business Wire

For more than 50 years, Business Wire has been the global leader in press release distribution and regulatory disclosure.

Subscribe to releases from Business Wire

Subscribe to all the latest releases from Business Wire by registering your e-mail address below. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Latest releases from Business Wire

IFF to Webcast Fireside Chat at Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference on June 124.5.2022 23:15:00 EEST | Press release

IFF (NYSE: IFF) today announced that Chief Executive Officer Frank Clyburn will participate in a fireside chat at the Bernstein 2022 Strategic Decisions Conference on Wednesday, June 1, 2022 at 8 am ET. Investors may access the live webcast on the Company's website at For those unable to listen to the live webcast, a recorded version will be made available for replay. Welcome to IFF At IFF (NYSE: IFF), an industry leader in food, beverage, scent, health and biosciences, science and creativity meet to create essential solutions for a better world – from global icons to unexpected innovations and experiences. With the beauty of art and the precision of science, we are an international collective of thinkers who partners with customers to bring scents, tastes, experiences, ingredients and solutions for products the world craves. Together, we will do more good for people and planet. Learn more at, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn. View source version on busine

HCL Commits $15 Million to Address Global Freshwater Insecurity24.5.2022 20:16:00 EEST | Press release

Water security has never been more urgent. With the global population set to hit 8.5 billion by 2030, pressure is increasing on the world’s limited supply of freshwater. By 2030, the global demand for water will have exceeded sustainable supply by 40%. In addition to immediate and dire consequences to people’s health and food production, a lack of access to clean water can limit economic growth by up to one-third, as well as have adverse effects on natural biodiversity and social fabrics. Governments and businesses must bring freshwater to the forefront of their strategies, and innovation will play a key role in their success. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: People in the picture (from left) – Roshni Nadar Malhotra, CEO, HCL Group & Chairperson, HCL Technologies; Gim Huay Neo, Managing Director, Centre of Nature and Climate, World Economic Forum; William Kwende, Founder of Serious Shea; Inna M

Alcineo Deploys Verimatrix Threat Defense Technology To Protect SoftPOS Terminal Solutions for Banks, Payment Providers24.5.2022 18:45:00 EEST | Press release

Regulatory News: Verimatrix, (Paris:VMX) (Euronext Paris: VMX), the leader in powering the modern connected world with people-centered security, today announced its Verimatrix Code Shield was deployed by La Ciotat, France-based Alcineo to protect its best-in-class SoftPOS solutions that are used by banks and payment solutions providers to offer Tap on Phone payments from any contactless card or mobile wallet. As part of Verimatrix’s threat defense offerings, Verimatrix Code Shield plays a pivotal role in progressing the certification process for Alcineo’s SoftPOS SDK, that serves transporation for fare inspection and ticket selling or retail for queue boosting. This SDK also facilitates charity donation and combines contactless payment and digital vouchers acceptance at restaurants. Verimatrix Code Shield works with Alcineo’s solutions that currently hold international payment scheme certifications such as Visa and Mastercard. Domestic payment networks are also supported. “Allowing pay

Linksys Brings Best in Class WiFi Performance to the Home with New Series of Affordable WiFi 6 Mesh Solutions24.5.2022 18:00:00 EEST | Press release

Linksys, a global leader in home and business WiFi networking solutions, today announced two new WiFi 6 mesh systems designed to deliver peak wireless performance for all at-home needs including remote working, streaming content, multi-user gaming and more. The Linksys Hydra 6 and Linksys Atlas 6 are Linksys’ newest entry-level dual-band products in the company's family of WiFi 6 mesh systems and come at the most affordable prices to date for the brand. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: Linksys Atlas 6 (Photo: Business Wire) “There is an increased need for wireless connectivity that can handle the influx of devices on home networks, and deliver reliable, secure and private connections,” said Alan Cohen, VP of Marketing and Head of Product at Linksys. “Our mission is to connect everyone securely and through the launch of these systems, we provide our customers with two new options for fast speed,

Ferring Presents New Analyses of Efficacy, Safety and Microbiome Composition Data at DDW 2022 for RBX2660 its Investigational Microbiota-Based Live Biotherapeutic24.5.2022 18:00:00 EEST | Press release

Ferring Pharmaceuticals today announced the presentation of four abstracts at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2022 that further characterize RBX2660, a potential first-in-class microbiota-based live biotherapeutic studied to deliver a broad consortium of diverse microbes to the gut to reduce recurrent C. difficile infection (CDI) after antibiotic treatment. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: Two of these abstracts reviewed data from PUNCH™ CD clinical program and included subgroup analyses on the potential of RBX2660 to reduce CDI recurrence consistently and safely in adults regardless of their baseline characteristics. The first abstract (RBX2660 Versus Placebo to Reduce the Recurrence of Clostridioides Difficile Infection: Subgroup Analysis; Session number 892), an oral presentation, was a subgroup analysis of integrated data from randomized participants who received one dose of blinded treatment

In our pressroom you can read all our latest releases, find our press contacts, images, documents and other relevant information about us.

Visit our pressroom