Aliko Dangote: Africa’s Richest Man On His ‘Crazy’ $12bn Project

  On his yacht in Lagos, he talks about his ambitious oil refinery — and his dream of buying Arsenal. As a rule, I don’t get worked up over oil refineries. But the one gradually taking...

L$15.2 Billion Outside Banking System -CBL Executive Governor

In continuation of efforts at arresting the ongoing economic crisis, the Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) says it has discovered 15.2 billion Liberian dollars in circulation outside the banking system while L$1.7 billion sit...

China Battles France for Business in Its Former African Colonies

When Ivory Coast put out a tender to build a bridge over the lagoon in its commercial hub of Abidjan, 10 out of the 18 companies that expressed interest were either Chinese firms or...

Youth Empowerment Key to Sustainable Development- VP Taylor

  Liberia’s Vice President Jewel Howard Taylor says sustained investment in youth empowerment and employment remains an integral part of the Government’s Pro Poor Agenda for Development and Prosperity. Terming youth empowerment and employment as a...

GT Bank ‘Robs’ Customer of U$50, 000

The Guarantee Trust Bank (GT Bank) has been sued for damages to the tone of U$50, 000 after it was alleged that the bank allowed an unlawful and illegal withdrawal from the account of...

Chinese Government Officials Meet Weah

A high-powered delegation of the Government of the People’s Republic of China has paid a courtesy call on President George Manneh Weah at his Ministry of Foreign Affairs Office in Monrovia. The delegation is in...

LRA Licenses 25 Customs Brokers

  The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) has certificated and licensed 25 Customs Brokers who successfully passed the customs broker’s examination test administered by the LRA. Customs brokers are private individuals, partnerships or associations licensed to assist...

President Weah Meets Chinese Investors Wanting to Build Hair Factory

  President George Weah has met in audience a visiting Chinese business delegation from the Henan Ruimei Hair Production Company based in China. The delegation is in the country through the instrumentality of the First Lady,...

City Hall Seeks Public-Private Partnership to keep Monrovia Clean &Green

  The Monrovia City Corporation (MCC) is seeking a Public Private Partnership that will lead to the prioritization of the city’s sanitation services. Working with the private sector to provide various services will increase the municipal...

‘Ailing’ Insurance Companies Fight Assets Seizure

  Five insurance companies with significant capital deficits have filed a lawsuit in the Supreme Court against the Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) for placing them under Provisional Administration (PA) and announcing the take over...