NO. 47

21 AUGUST 1995

Financial and Banking News

Capital Markets

Moroccan Utilities May Be Privatized

The Moroccan Minister for Privatization has given a strong hint that publicsector utilities will not be exempted from the drive to the market that hasgiven Morocco the reputation as the only serious privatizer in the Middle East.In an interview with the Arabic daily Asharq Al-Awsat on 7 August, the Minister,Mr. Abdul Rahman Saidi, said that he did not see why the state should"continue...