The Blame Game – Ellen, Business Community – Who’s Right?

[Observer] Liberian entrepreneurs and petty traders, who have been staging a three-day protest over hike in taxes amid the harsh economic conditions in the country, would be shocked to know that they are the cause of current frustrations that have upse…

[Observer] Liberian entrepreneurs and petty traders, who have been staging a three-day protest over hike in taxes amid the harsh economic conditions in the country, would be shocked to know that they are the cause of current frustrations that have upset the economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

No Quorum for Two Senate Sessions

[Observer] “Mr. Pro Tempore and fellow colleagues of the Senate, having listened to the roll call, and in line with our rules, I move if I can be seconded that the 8th day sitting today be adjourned for lack of a quorum,” said Bong County Senator Henry…

[Observer] "Mr. Pro Tempore and fellow colleagues of the Senate, having listened to the roll call, and in line with our rules, I move if I can be seconded that the 8th day sitting today be adjourned for lack of a quorum," said Bong County Senator Henry William Yallah as he proffered a motion that was seconded by

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Gas Stations to Join Protest Next Week

[Observer] Presley Tenwah, the Acting chairman of the Patriotic Entrepreneurs of Liberia (PATEL) who organized the three-day shutdown of businesses (Jan. 31-Feb. 2) in Monrovia, told journalists yesterday that the government has up to Sunday to take st…

[Observer] Presley Tenwah, the Acting chairman of the Patriotic Entrepreneurs of Liberia (PATEL) who organized the three-day shutdown of businesses (Jan. 31-Feb. 2) in Monrovia, told journalists yesterday that the government has up to Sunday to take steps to reduce high tariffs on imported goods, ensure stability in the rate of the Liberian dollar to the US dollar and end harassment of petty traders by the police.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Agri-Business Participants Want Policies Formulated

[Observer] A one day Agri-business Investment Network (AIN) meeting has ended in Monrovia with participants pledging their commitments to engage government to formulate policies that will improve agri-businesses.

[Observer] A one day Agri-business Investment Network (AIN) meeting has ended in Monrovia with participants pledging their commitments to engage government to formulate policies that will improve agri-businesses.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Firestone Liberia, Workers’ Union Sign New CBA

[Observer] The Management of Firestone Liberia and the Firestone Agricultural Workers’ Union of Liberia (FAWUL) have signed a new Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) covering the period of February 1, 2017, to December 31, 2018. The signing ceremony …

[Observer] The Management of Firestone Liberia and the Firestone Agricultural Workers' Union of Liberia (FAWUL) have signed a new Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) covering the period of February 1, 2017, to December 31, 2018. The signing ceremony followed more than one year of negotiations between management and the workers' union, a release from the company has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Dr. Barnes Wants Cancer Fight Enforced

[Observer] Dr. Dawn Cooper Barnes, President of the Liberia Cancer Society (LCS), has called on Liberians to join the fight against cancer in order to reduce the prevalence and death rate of the disease in the country.

[Observer] Dr. Dawn Cooper Barnes, President of the Liberia Cancer Society (LCS), has called on Liberians to join the fight against cancer in order to reduce the prevalence and death rate of the disease in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liscr FC Level On Points With BYC

[Observer] The Shipping Boys (LISCR FC) yesterday went level on points with league champions BYC after narrowly defeating knockout champions Monrovia Club Breweries at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.

[Observer] The Shipping Boys (LISCR FC) yesterday went level on points with league champions BYC after narrowly defeating knockout champions Monrovia Club Breweries at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

30 More Registration Centers Proposed

[Observer] Amid public outcry about insufficient Voter Registration Centers across the country, the Committee on Elections and Inauguration of the House of Representatives has proposed that the National Elections Committee (NEC) create an additional 30…

[Observer] Amid public outcry about insufficient Voter Registration Centers across the country, the Committee on Elections and Inauguration of the House of Representatives has proposed that the National Elections Committee (NEC) create an additional 30 Voter Registration Centers.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Bong County District #3 Aspirant Identifies Governance Gaps

[Observer] Liberia’s year of political competition is here, and contestants are making preparations to face one another through the votes of the electorate on October 10.

[Observer] Liberia's year of political competition is here, and contestants are making preparations to face one another through the votes of the electorate on October 10.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia