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The coming Venture Capital Revolution in the MENA region: How the Arab Spring might be a good thing for SMEs and entrepreneurs

Virtualy every observer agrees on the fact that it may be too soon to assess the political and social impacts of the “Arab Spring”. On the economic level, the downturn affecting the “revolutionary” states if not the whole region sounds like a bad omen. Two years after its revolution, Tunisia is still struggling with an … Continue reading

A look in the rear-view mirror

I wrote an article on Morocco’s growing external debt for the Majalla Magazine. You can read it here or continue in this post. The former king Hassan II of Morocco used to say he was lucky to be the leader of a very ancient country with a rich and long history. Indeed, according to the … Continue reading