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Mr. Mezouar participates at the 11th session of the Moroccan-Portuguese High Joint Commission : 02/06/2010

Mr. Mezouar participates at the 11th session of the Moroccan-Portuguese High Joint Commission

Mr. Salaheddine Mezouar, Minister of Economy and Finance, chaired in June 2nd 2010 in Marrakech, a sectoral meeting with Moroccan and Portuguese market participants.

This meeting is part of the work of the 11th session of the Moroccan-Portuguese High Joint Committee`s activities, which was held in Marrakech and co-chaired by the two prime ministers, Mr. Abbas El Fassi and Mr. José Socrates.

For Mr. Mezouar, this meeting is first an opportunity, to review the economic and financial situation in both countries as well as in the EU and on the global level and second, to go over the possibilities of creating a fund to support joint investments between enterprises of both countries.

This meeting was characterized by the signing of nine cooperation agreements regarding strategic sectors with high growth potential for both countries namely renewable energy, tourism, manufacturing and infrastructure.