• Doing Business in Morocco Getting Easier

    In a study, Morocco improved its business regulation the most compared to other global economies, climbing 21 places in the 183-country ranking to 94. Reasons cited for Morocco's ranking leap including simplifying the construction permitting process, easing the administrative burden of tax compliance, and providing greater protections to minority shareholders. Morocco has implemented 15 business regulatory reforms since 2005.
  • Silversea Launches New Small-Luxury Liner

    Luxury Cruises: Hi-ho, silver! The 11-day maiden cruise of the Silver Spirit, the Holiday Spirit, departed from the docks of Barcelona with a big splash. The 540-passenger, all-suite 36,000-ton vessel makes port stops in Malaga, Gibraltar, Cadiz, Casablanca, and Tangier while en route to its final destination in Lisbon. The Silver Spirit is the fifth ship of the company's fleet of luxury cruisers...