Mr. Salaheddine Mezouar, Minister of Economy and Finance, participated along with several businessmen and Maghreb economic players, including 50 Moroccans, in the Maghreb Businessmen`s Forum which was held in May 10th and 11th 2010 in Tunis.
In his intervention under the theme:"the Maghreb economic integration facing up the economic crisis``, the Minister called, on this occasion, the Maghreb businessmen to create a fund support of joint investments between the Maghreb enterprises.
Indeed, Mr. MEZOUAR stressed that this fund will assist and support many projects and initiatives undertaken by the Maghreb companies and businessmen.
In addition, the Minister highlighted the impact of businessmen on the Maghreb economic integration, and encouraged to move from the level of cooperation and complementary relationships to partnership and economic integration, accompanying the changes facing the global economy.
This two day meeting, held under the theme: "for a Maghreb company ", was opened by the Tunisian Prime Minister in the presence of the Secretary General of the (UMA), Mr. Habib Ben Yahia.