The turning on of Mount Coffee Hydro project for the first time in 26 years has been billed as the biggest milestone accelerating Liberia’s economic gains and bringing life back to the streets of Monrovia.
The Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) has issued a new regulation governing inward personal remittances received via money transfer institutions from abroad.
Sierra Leone is set to have a new passenger terminal building and a rehabilitated runaway at the Roberts International Airport following a groundbreaking ceremony by the country’s president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.
Dutch airline Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij (KLM) has confirmed that it will start operating its flights to Freetown, Sierra Leone and Monrovia in Liberia at the start of the new 2017 summer schedule.
The Cummings Foundation Africa has opened a handicraft showroom allowing Liberian paintings, textile and handicrafts to be purchased by the public as it looks to boost the earnings of artisans.
International Monetary Fund (IMF) says despite its projection that Liberia’s GDP growth is poised to recover to about 3 percent in 2017, the post-war, Ebola virus-hit nation is yet to recover from effects of the outbreak that kills scores in 2014.
With the accession of the Republic of Liberia's membership to the World Trade Organization there has been considerable dialogue amongst Liberian nationals in the United States about the economic future of their West African nation.
Pan African bank, EcoBank Liberia has launched ‘Ecobank Omni Electronic Banking Platform,’ a new internet based cash management product to the Liberian market, which will ease money transactions from different parts of the world.
World’s largest publicly traded oil company Exxon Mobil Corp has set November as the month it will start drilling its first exploratory well off the coast of Liberia.
TeKay Designs, an award winning fashion label founded by Fashion Designer Kimma Wreh, showcased their Spring 2017 "Pride of Liberia" collection comprising of Liberian made country cloth, tie dye fabrics, and Ankara prints along with matching Liberian made accessories (purses, necklaces, bracelets, and earrings)
Botswana has said that the founding members of the Gaborone Declaration for Sustainability in Arica (GDSA) group of governments have to work on more African countries to sign up to the initiative
Orange, announced it has entered into a firm agreement with Cellcom Telecommunications Limited to acquire, through its subsidiary Orange Côte d’Ivoire, 100% of Cellcom’s Liberia subsidiary, the leading mobile operator* in Liberia, with the strongest market commercial momentum.
Activa International Insurance Company (Lib) Limited, a Pan-African Insurer that operates in over 35 countries, was just one of the many average insurance companies in the country that operated from a two-room office when Atty. Saye D. Gbalazeh took over.
Arik Air, Nigeria and West Africa’s largest carrier, is resuming flight services to Monrovia, Liberia from October 5, 2015. Flights to Monrovia were suspended in July 2014 in the wake of the outbreak of Ebola virus disease in some West African countries.
Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), will visit Liberia from September 10–11, 2015, to engage with policymakers and other representatives of the Liberian society.
The Fund for Africa Private Sector Assistance (FAPA) to support AccessBank Liberia on financial inclusion
The African Development Bank (AfDB) and AccessBank Liberia Ltd (ABL) have signed a technical assistance partnership agreement.
Just a month and a half behind schedule and three weeks after the World Health Organization marked the end of the Ebola outbreak in Liberia, Aureus Mining celebrated the first gold pour at its New Liberty open-pit mine in the West African nation.
Kenya Airways, which started operations between Accra and Monrovia on 29th March 2015, will now sell transit traffic through Nairobi to its entire network.
International Finance Corporation, a member of the World Bank Group, announces the launch of a local rice milling plant and a modern bakery that will promote food security, economic recovery and job creation in Liberia following the protracted Ebola crisis.
IFC and the private sector window of the Global Agriculture and Food Security Program today announced support for Nedbank’s $ a $50 million facility to help commodity traders in Sub-Saharan Africa import agricultural commodities and export cash crops.
MTN Group has invited its over 219 million customers across Africa and the Middle East to join hands with the company in a 3-month campaign, starting 1 December, to raise funds for a “United Against Ebola” initiative.
The United Bank for Africa (UBA) Board Chairman, Tony O Elumelu, has announced the donation of $1million, to assist the fight against Ebola, currently present in three West African countries, where UBA does business: Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea.
Foremost African Banking Group; Guaranty Trust Bank plc has been announced as the winner of the “2014 Product Leadership Award” at the 2014 Frost and Sullivan Excellence In Best Practices Awards Banquet that held on Thursday, 30th October, 2014 at the Monte Carlo Bay Hotel & Resort, Monaco, France.
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