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Smart Business Group CEO Challenges Gov’t to prioritize Local Contractors

By: Kebba AF Touray The Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Smart Business Group (SBG), Mr. Omar Njie, has called on the Government of...

Gambia Committed to Successful Implementation Of AfCFTA-Says Trade Director

By Ndey Sowe Ousman Bojang, the Director of Trade at the Ministry of Trade, Regional Integration and Employment (MoTIE), said The Gambia is committed to...

GYCC Trains 25 Young Entrepreneurs on Product Packaging , Branding

By Ndey Sowe The Gambia Youth Chamber of Commerce (GYCC) has on Friday, 26th February, 2021 commenced a week-long training programme for 25 young entrepreneurs to...

Gambia’s Food Stock Increases

…And Trade Ministry Reveals Country Has Adequate Essential Food Commodities for the next three months By Ndey Sowe  The Ministry of Trade, Industry, Regional Integration and Employment...

Trade Ministry Reduces Costs Charged on MSMEs Registration

By Ndey Sowe The Ministry of Trade, Industry, Regional Integration and Employment (MOTIE) has reduced the costs charged on Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs)...

Internet Disrupted in GBA after Personnel Working for NAWEC’s Indian Project...

...Causing Connection Hitches and Hitting Business Hard Mustapha Jallow The Public Relations Officer of the National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC), Pierre Silva has confirmed to...

Importers Link Essential Commodity Price Hike to Demurrage Charges

By: Kebba AF Touray Importers of essential commodities in The Gambia have informed the National Assembly Select on Trade that the high charge on demurrage...

Ministry Explains Reasons for Price Rise in Essential Food Commodities

…Covid-19 pandemic is an external factor By Ndey Sowe The Ministry of Trade, Industry, Regional Integration and Employment (MOTIE) has issued a statement explaining the causes for...

JAH OIL Negotiates with PURA- Says Company Manager

By Ndey Sowe Momodou Hydara, Manager for Jah Oil Company, has informed Foroyaa that an intense negotiation is ongoing to resolve the stalemate between them...

Fishermen Attribute Fish Scarcity to Poor Weather

By Makutu Manneh Fishermen at Tanji landing site have attributed the current fish scarcity in the markets to poor weather conditions. In the past three (3)...

Government Increases Prices of Fuel

By Makutu MannehAs the world welcomes 2021; fuel prices have increased in The Gambia in the first month of the year- January.The price of...

Aspuna Officer Affirms their Mission to Eradicate Hunger in Africa

By Nelson Manneh The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Aspuna Company, Maria-Yassin Jah, said their group aims to unlock Africa’s abundant but underutilized agricultural wealth...

Women Vendors Call for Bailout to Restart their Businesses

By: Kebba AF Touray Women vendors at the provincial Lumos (weekly markets) have called for a bailout from the Government and relevant stakeholders in a...

Meet Amadou Jallow, the Gambian Youth on Mission to Champion Bread...

By Nelson Manneh Photo: Amadou Jallow Amadou Jallow is a young Gambian planning to change the narrative of bread baking in The Gambia. Anecdotally, Jallow said...

Basic Commodity Prices Escalate as the New Year Ushers in

By: Kebba AF Touray The 2021 New Year has ushered in escalated prices of basic food commodities effective 1st January 2021. No one doubts that...

GCCI President Says Gambia Lost D2.5 Billion Revenue on Waivers

Edrissa Mass Jobe, the President of Gambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI), has disclosed that the Gambia lost D2.5 billion revenue on waivers...

Group Hints Putting Gambia on Global Agro-processing Map

By Nelson Manneh The Country Director of the Aspuna Group in The Gambia, Amadou Jah, has recently informed Foroyaa that their group has put Gambia...

Street Vendors Narrate Their Ordeal

By Yankuba Jallow Isatou Jallow is a street vendor who is contemplating leaving the business for other gainful ventures. Jallow said street vending in the...

Transport Union Frowns at Government’s Decision to Revoke Agreement

By Ndey Sowe Gambia Transport Union (GTU) has expressed their disappointments with the Gambia Government for halting the queuing system agreement for trucks at the...

KMC Establishes Fund For Economic Empowerment of Women Entrepreneurs

By Nelson Manneh Talib Ahmed Bensouda, the Lord Mayor of the Kanifing Municipal Council, has disclosed that KMC’s Nominated Councillor for Women Bineh Marong, will lead the...