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NA Trade Committee Engages Banjul Breweries

By: Kebba AF Touray The Trade Committee of the National Assembly, last Wednesday engaged the nation’s main beverage production company ‘Banjul Breweries’, to discuss the...

Gambia Local Businesses are collapsing due to COVID-19

By Makutu Manneh Local business owners in the Gambia are facing setbacks in their businesses since coronavirus entered the country. They complained that they were not...

Gambian Hoteliers and Tour Operators say Hospitality Industry Risks Collapse, if…….

Gambian Tour Operators and Hoteliers said Sunday the hospitality industry risks crumbling if the Government and the development partners fail to intervene to save...

Gambia Hospitality Industry Reports GMD 6.7 Billion Forecast Loss

Stakeholders in The Gambia Tourism Industry Sunday confirmed an assessment of the impact of COVID-19 on tourism and related sectors by Gambia Bureau of...

On Reduction of Fuel Price: Drivers Express Satisfaction, Call for Implementation...

By: Kebba AF Touray Scores of Gambian drivers have expressed satisfaction with the government’s decision to reduce fuel price during the trying times, as the...

Gambia Reduces Fuel Prices amid Coronavirus Outbreak

The Ministry of Finance said on Thursday that the Gambia Government has effective 30th April 2020, reduced the prices of diesel, petrol and Kerosine. According...

Gambian Restaurateur’s Plea to Safe Tourism from Collapse

By: Momodou Jarju For two decades, Mehdi Bensouda has been a stakeholder in the tourism industry of The Gambia. The Gambian restaurateur is the owner of...

Worrisome State of Fish Landing Sites during Corona Virus Pandemic ...

By Madiba Singhateh, Hatab Nyang &Loius Jobe The state of almost all fish landing sites was becoming worrisome for buyers, fishmongers and fishermen who operate...

Global Corona Virus Pandemic Affects Cashew Prices

By Nelson Manneh The price of Cashew nuts has drastically fallen down this year, due to the COVID 19 Pandemic. Bikers who go round to buy...

Brikama Bound Commuters Lament Serious Transport Difficulties

By Louise Jobe/Hatab Njang The downsizing of passengers on all commercial passenger vehicles continues to cause challenges between commuters and drivers leading the two to...

GCCI CEO Calls on Gov’t to Exempt Businesses from Tax

By Ndey Sowe The Chief Executive Officer ( CEO) of The Gambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) said the government should exempt businesses from...

GTSC introduces town transport service amid coronavirus Pandemic

By Yankuba Jallow Seedy Kanyi, the General Manager of GTSC said they have rolled out some buses to respond to the transportation challenges faced by...

Security Officers Order Shopkeepers at Gunjur Beach to Close By 2...

By Hatab Nyang / Louise Jobe The Covid-19 Security Task Force has ordered shopkeepers at Gunjur beach to begin work at 6am in the morning...

Police Arrest Traders for Smuggling Essential Commodities Outside Gambia

By Mustapha Jallow Gambian Police on Wednesday confirmed that several Gambians, Bissau Guineans and Senegalese nationals have been arrested by state security agents for smuggling...

Drivers want Government to reduce fuel price

By Nelson Manneh Drivers on strike in Brikama have called on the Government of The Gambia to reduce the price of fuel or increase transportation...

Gambia National Trade Union Congress urges government to reduce Fuel price

By Makutu Manneh The Gambia National Trade Union Congress wants the Gambia government to reduce the price of fuel to avoid commotion between drivers and...

Drivers at the Brikama Car Park on Sit Down Strike

By Louise Jobe Drivers at the Brikama car park on Monday 6th April 2020, embarked on a sit down strike to express their frustrations on...

On Impact Assessment of COVID-19 As Businesses Scale Down Due...

By: Kebba AF Touray Businesses in the Kanifing Municipality are scaling down operations with the closure of non-essential food outlets or shops being ordered to...

Hunger and Hardship Creep in as Coronavirus Enters The Gambia

By Makutu Manneh A textile seller at Serrekunda Market on Monday said they are beleaguered by hunger and hardship in the wake of the Coronavirus...

Over 200 Julbrew workers risk losing their Job

By Nelson Manneh More than two hundred (200) workers of the Banjul Breweries Limited (Julbrew) are at risk of losing their jobs as the company’s...