Magharebia (Washington DC)

18 December 2012

Morocco: IMF Urges Morocco to Reduce Unemployment

Morocco must focus on reducing youth unemployment, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Monday (December 17th) after talks with the Moroccan government over the two-year IMF credit line.

"Morocco has made substantial progress in strengthening growth and reducing poverty over the past decade. But despite such progress, much remains to be done to reduce unemployment, in particular among the youth," the IMF said.

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