Rachid Talbi Alami
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Rachid Talbi El Alami
Speaker of the House of Representatives
Assumed office
9 October 2021
Preceded byHabib El Malki
Minister of Youth and Sports
In office
5 April 2017 – 9 October 2019
Prime MinisterSaadeddine Othmani
Preceded byLahcen Sekkouri
Succeeded byHassan Abyaba
Speaker of the House of Representatives
In office
11 April 2014 – 16 January 2017
Preceded byKarim Ghellab
Succeeded byHabib El Malki
President of Tanger-Tetouan-Al Hoceima Region
In office
October 2009 – September 2015
Mayor of Tétouan
In office
2003–2009
Delegate-Minister for General and Economic Affairs
In office
8 June 2004 – 8 October 2007
Prime MinisterDriss Jettou
Preceded byAbderazzak El Mossadeq
Succeeded byNizar Baraka
Ministry of Trade, Industry and Telecommunication
In office
7 November 2002 – 8 June 2004
Prime MinisterDriss Jettou
Preceded byMustapha Mansouri
Succeeded bySalaheddine Mezouar
Personal details
Born1958 (age 63–64)
Tetouan, Morocco
Political partyRNI
Alma materUniversity of Mohammed V
OccupationPolitician

Rachid Talbi Alami (Arabic: رشيد الطالبي العلمي ; born 1958, Tetouan) is a Moroccan politician of the National Rally of Independents party who is the President (Speaker) of the House of Representatives of Morocco since October 9th, 2021.[1] He was elected representative of Tetouan in the 2021 Moroccan general election.

Political career

In 2001, during the third National Congress of the National Rally of Independents (RNI), Rachid Talbi Alami was elected member of the central commission of the party.

He was Minister of Trade, Industry and Telecommunication in the cabinet of Driss Jettou[2] from 7 November 2002 to 8 June 2004, and Minister Delegate to the Prime Minister in charge of Economic and General Affairs in the same cabinet, from June 2004 to October 2007.

Reelected Chairman of the Urban Municipality of Tetouan in 2003.

In September 2009, he was elected Chairman of the Tangier-Tetouan Regional Council[3] and reelected Chairman of the same Council in October 2012.

Chairperson of the African Parliamentary Union (APU), on 2 November 2014.[4]

He was the Speaker of the House of Representatives from April 2014 to October 2016.[5]

Rachid Talbi Alami was Minister of Youth and Sports, from 5 April 2017 to 9 October 2019.[6]

Life and education

Rachid Talbi El Alami studied at the Mohammed V University in Rabat and obtained a PhD in finance and management from the New York University in the United States.[2]

He also held the position of international expert in decentralization and local finance systems at the United States Agency for International Development USAID.[7]

See also

References

  1. ^ MATIN, LE. "Rachid Talbi Alami et Naam Miyara respectivement présidents de la Cham". Le Matin (in French). Retrieved 14 January 2022.
  2. ^ a b "35892384.pdf" (PDF). OECD. Retrieved 5 September 2012.
  3. ^ "Tanger-Tétouan : Rachid Talbi Alami élu président du conseil de la région". Aujourd'hui le Maroc (in French). Retrieved 14 January 2022.
  4. ^ "Talbi Alami: elected a chairman of the African parliamentary union". Africa Top Success (in French). 4 November 2014. Retrieved 14 January 2022.
  5. ^ "Rachid Talbi Alami succède à Ghellab à la présidence de la première Chambre parlementaire". Aujourd'hui le Maroc (in French). Retrieved 14 January 2022.
  6. ^ "Il fait l'actu : Rachid Talbi El Alami, ministre de la Jeunesse et des Sports | Challenge.ma". challenge.ma. Retrieved 14 January 2022.
  7. ^ "Speaker Page : Eleventh Legislature 2021-2026". House of Representatives. 15 September 2021. Retrieved 14 January 2022.