Gbarnga Residents in Hardship

Residents in the crossroad City  of Gbarnga, Bong County in Central Liberia are said to be living in hardship as the result of the...

After Cellcom, Orange Pursues More West African Acquisitions

Orange and Bharti Airtel International - Netherlands BV (Airtel) have signed an agreement leading to Orange’s acquisition of Airtel’s operations in Burkina Faso and...

ArcelorMittal Intensifying Mining At Yekepa?

There is growing concern amongst workers of ArcelorMittal and citizens of Nimba about the recent intensification of mining operations by Arcelor Mittal, since the...

FDA, SCNL and Partners Assure Community Involvement in GolaMa Project

The Forestry Development Authority (FDA) and the Society for the Conservation of Nature in Liberia (SCNL) have pledged greater community involvement in the implementation...

CSOs Call on Gov’t to End PSL Program

Global Protest Hits Bridge International Academies; 174 NGOs Want Support to BIA Ceased Cry out a resounding "No" to MOE's intent to scale...

Protesters Demand ‘Smart Sanction’ on Gov’t

Liberians who defied all odds, especially the heavy downpour of rain, to protest the distasteful manner in which the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC)...

MFDP Presents Legislature FY 2016/17 Draft Budget

Upon instructions from President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, and consistent with Section 11(1) of the Public Financial Management (PFM) Act of 2009, the Minister of Finance...

GOL Pumps US$5M in Ebola Trust Fund

The Government of Liberia (GOL) through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) has announced the creation of a Trust Fund to manage...

Taxi Drivers Protest Reduction in Transport Fares

Set up road blocks, claim petrol prices remain high Reports gathered over the weekend at the nation largest commercial hub of Red-Light Market in Paynesville...

Chamber of Commerce, IFC Sign Corporation Agreement

- Holds first SME Conference in Monrovia The Liberia Chamber of Commerce (LCC) in partnership with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) as part of the...

Exchange Rate Soars Again

The Liberian dollar is--- once again--- losing ground against the US dollar as consumers grow weary of visiting the market due to this situation....

Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa Slower than Expected

-Says World Bank Africa’s Pulse Report; investments in non-resource sectors, jobs, and efficient firms and workers are needed Sub-Saharan African economies are still recovering from...

Conex Breaks Ground for Phase II of Petroleum Storage Terminal

Cherif M. Abdallah, chairman, and chief executive officer of a local petroleum company, Conex Petroleum Group Incorporated, on Tuesday, April 16, 2019, broke ground...

Ecobank to Appeal Awards of US$26M to Former CEO

The Board of Directors of Ecobank Transnational Incorporated, parent company of the Ecobank Group, held a special meeting in Accra on Tuesday to discuss...

USAID-IBEX Provides Technical Advice, Business Support to SMEs

 Managing businesses in the Ebola crisis, the USAID sponsored-Liberia Investing for Business Expansion Program (IBEX) on Friday, October 24, provided technical advice and business...

Mysterious Death of Matthew Innis Leaves Heightened Suspicion of Foulplay

Perhaps the incident would have been passed off as just another hit and run accident involving an unknown speeding vehicle had it not involved...

Commerce, LRA Begin ‘National Single Window’ Program

The Ministry of Commerce & Industry (MOCI) and Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA), in collaboration with the International Finance Corporation (IFC), have begun a two-day...

Hike in Air Fares Concern Gov’t

The apparent increment in the fares of airline tickets has caused the Government of Liberia (GOL) to commence an investigation of various airlines operating...

UBA Adds Video Live Chat for ‘Human Interaction’ with Customers

In recent times, customer behavior and expectations are ever-evolving; and with this challenge, comes the need to meet their needs as well as ensure...

Israel to Invest US$1 Billion in Solar Energy in ECOWAS, US$20...

On the verge of a four-day tour of East Africa in 2016, Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu told his country’s media, “Israel returns to...