Mr. BENCHAABOUN and Mrs. LAGARDE
welcomed the progress of preparations for the the organization of the
2021 IMF and WB Annual Meetings in Marrakech. In this regard, the
Minister of Economy and Finance reiterated Morocco's commitment to
ensure the success of this important event.
In addition, this meeting was an opportunity to recall our
country’s efforts in economic and financial issues. In this respect, the
Minister of Economy and Finance stressed the Kingdom's commitment to
continue reforms, as part of the debate on the new development model, in
order to promote jobs creation, strengthen human capital and create
levers to further involve the private sector.
Mrs. Christine Lagarde, on the other hand, welcomed the
performance of the Moroccan economy and the significance of the policies
undertaken and reaffirmed the support of her institution to our
country’s efforts to accelerate the implementation of reforms to enhance
flexibility and promote stronger and inclusive growth.