MEA top FDI cities by jobs created

The Moroccan city of Tangier created 4260 jobs in the second half of 2016, making it the top city in the Middle East and Africa by FDI jobs created.

Dubai was second, adding 2746, closely followed by fellow Emirate Abu Dhabi with 2649 jobs.


Abidjan in Côte d'Ivoire added 1989 jobs in the second half of the year, while Nigeria’s Zaria created 1520.

The chart was produced using fDi Markets, which gives real-time crossborder greenfield investment data on all sectors and locations. For more information visit