The World Bank warning for banks

In its latest report on Morocco, the World Bank estimates that the materialization of climate risks – physical or transitional – would have considerable impacts on the Moroccan banking system. For physical climate risks, related to droughts and floods, the exposure of the country’s banks is estimated at around 35% of total assets. They would […]

Starliner, Boeing’s first manned flight postponed

We will have to wait a little longer for the first manned flight of the Boeing capsule. Starliner, has been pushed back again, and is now scheduled for April, NASA announced Thursday. The American space agency wants to set up a second means of transport to the International Space Station (ISS) for its astronauts, with […]

Canada wants to welcome 500,000 immigrants a year by 2025

The Canadian government foresees a massive increase in the number of immigrants, with a target of 500,000 arrivals per year by 2025. Immigration Minister Sean Fraser said Tuesday the new thresholds are necessary to ensure Canada’s economic prosperity as the country grapples with a labor shortage. About one million jobs are vacant in the North […]

Large asteroid detected, potential threat to Earth

Astronomers have recently discovered “planet-killing” asteroids hiding in the glare of a sun, and one of them may one day touch down “in the distant future”. A total of three asteroids have been discovered and have been dubbed 2021 LJ4, 2021 PH27 and 2022 AP7, according to the study published in The Astronomical Journal in […]

the reform of the IS, good news for companies

The 2023 finance bill brings good news with regard to corporate tax, said the chairman of the tax commission at the CGEM and vice-president of the ASMEX, Hakim Marrakchi. The manager recalled that the fall in the IS was one of the main demands of the CGEM. Guest of the “Info en Face” program of […]

The 10th Hospital of Acibadem Group in Istanbul

As a world-renowned medical chain and Turkey’s leading healthcare group, Acibadem continues to grow rapidly. The Group has just inaugurated its new hospital – Acibadem Ataşehir – as the 10th hospital in Istanbul and 24th in the world. Acibadem Ataşehir is recognized for its unique architecture, advanced medical technology and digital systems exclusively developed by […]

The long Covid, a “parallel” epidemic which worries the WHO

Between 10 to 30% of patients infected with the coronavirus are at risk of developing long Covid. The World Health Organization is beginning to worry about the multiplication of cases of people suffering from persistent symptoms of Covid. The organization calls for action quickly to avoid the worst. As the Covid-19 epidemic continues to decline, […]

The Oukaimeden Observatory for an African research strategy

The Moroccan Observatory of Oukaimeden (OUCA) and the French startup SpaceAble are deepening their partnership and initiating an African strategy for space observation. This agreement is intended to be an example of new and lasting collaboration between Europe and Africa in the field of space research. The Oukaimeden Astronomical Observatory (OUCA) and the French startup […]

The 2023 BMW M2 retains the manual gearbox

The second generation of the BMW M2 gains in size, power and technology. It is offered in rear-wheel drive and still with the choice between automatic and manual transmission. Its production is planned in Mexico for marketing next spring. BMW has just officially unveiled the new generation of the M2 model, celebrating the 50th anniversary […]

Calls for blood donations via SMS to deal with the shortage

The Casablanca-Settat Blood Transfusion Center has operationalized the blood donation call service by SMS, in collaboration with associations and banking institutions. Tested recently, this service will be generalized at the beginning of December. To replenish the blood stock in the Casablanca-Settat region, the CTS has just launched mobile blood donation units. At the same time, […]