Grand Bassa Generates Over L$3million In Revenue

The Grand Bassa County Service Center (CSC) has raised over L$3 million and US$70,000 over the last eight months in revenues due to the Liberian government. The Coordinator of the Center, Mac Willie, said over 1,200...

Liberia, China Renew Agreement on Maritime Transport

  The Governments of Liberia and the People’s Republic of China (PRC) have renewed an Agreement on Maritime Transport. According to a dispatch from the Liberian Embassy near Beijing, the Commissioner of the Liberia Maritime Authority...

Major Enhancements in Cargo as GLS-NAS Marks First Financial Year in Liberia

  The Global Logistics Services Inc. (GLS) and National Aviation Services (NAS) joint venture company, GLS – NAS, has successfully completed its first financial year in Liberia reporting a progressive increase in cargo capacity at...

Corrupt Government? You Voted For Them – China Pushes Back at Africa Summit

As President Xi Jinping gathered together leaders from almost all African countries for a summit in Beijing in recent days, some former Chinese officials and state media were busy mounting an unusually strong defense...

Liberians Fight Over Nana’s $2bn Chinese Deal

Liberia appears to be in ‘anarchy’ after the Akufo-Addo administration finally signed a $2 billion deal with China in exchange for the bauxite from the West African nation. Some Liberians have expressed dissatisfaction with President...

House Approves ‘Cheap’ Electricity Deal

The Plenary session of the House of Representatives Tuesday September 4, 2018, passed and forwarded to the Liberian Senate for concurrence,   Financing Agreement for the West African Power Pool project. The Representatives reached the decision...

China’s Secret Arms Trade In Africa

China is actively positioning itself as a major supplier of arms to the African continent. Beyond the commercial objective of increasing sales of Chinese manufactured weapons and military equipment, China also seeks to control a greater...

China To Admit Liberia In ‘One Belt, One Road’ Initiative

Chinese President Xi Jinping has directed relevant Chinese officials to begin implementing modalities with their Liberian counterparts to ensure Liberia’s admittance to China’s flagship development plan, the One Belt, One Road Initiative. According to Liberia’s...

Liberia, China Sign US$54million Aid Deal

  Liberia and China have pledged to strengthen ties between the two countries. Both countries made the pledge when President George Manneh Weah met the President Xi Jinping, during bilateral discussions ahead of the 2018 Beijing...

Trump Sees Africa for Markets

When Donald Trump won the US Presidency in November 2016, a commentator writing in Quartz Africa warned Africa would “fall off the map.” Before he hosted Nigerian and Kenyan leaders at the White House, Trump...