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Vendors Call For Compensation, Construction Of Markets

Abdoulai G. Dibba Vendors at the SeneGambia Bridge, have called for compensation for the demolition of their stalls, and the construction of the two markets...

VP Darboe Launches ‘She Trades’ in Gambia

By Momodou Jarju The Gambia’s Vice President, Ousainou Darboe yesterday 27th February, 2019 presided over the Launch and Investment Tank Day ceremony of the ‘She...

Vendors Demand Compensation, Construction Of Markets

Abdoulai G. Dibba Vendors at the Trans Gambia Bridge, have demanded compensation for the demolition of their stalls, and the construction of the two markets...

Business Stakeholders Validate ‘She Trades’ in Gambia

By Momodou Jarju      Stakeholders in the business and entrepreneurship sector in collaboration with partners, yesterday February 26th 2019, validated the ‘She Trades’ initiative in...

JAH Factory Begins Cement ...

By Kebba Secka Sheriff Faye, the Operational Manager of Jah Multi Industrial Company Limited, on Friday February 22nd, disclosed that works have started on their...

‘Local’ Cement Importers Allege Unfairness

By Kebba Secka The PRO of the Local Cement Importers Alhagie Ceesay, has accused the government of discrimination against importers of cement from Senegal. He...

Trade Ministry Defends New Cement Tax Policy

By Kebba Secka Following a cabinet decision to protect local cement importers, Government has now resolved to increase the excise duty on cement to 5%,...

Is Gunjur Benefiting From Their Fishing Center?

By Hatab Nyang  Gunjur Fishing Center has been raising revenue through the storage of fish in cold storage facilities, selling of ice blocks etc. However...

New Tax Regultion Causes Cement Scarcity, High Cost

By Kebba Secka Both the Commissioner General of GRA Yankuba Darboe and the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Finance Mod Secka, confirmed that a...

TAF Announces Winner for D1 Million Pitching Competition

By Kebba Jeffang TAF Gambia, a real estate developer has on Thursday, December 27 declared a young entrepreneur Amie Sohna as the winner of its...

Vendors at Buffer Zone Market Call on KMC To come To...

By Louise Jobe Saihou Touray, the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Buffer Zone Market, said they will refrain from paying tax or market duty...

Stall Vandalised, Looted At Buffer Zone Market KMC Accused Of...

By Louise Jobe The stall of Naffie Sonko, a vendor and president of the Women Vendors Association at the Buffer Zone market, was vandalized and destroyed...

JXYG Fishmeal Factory Resume Operations

By Madiba Singhateh/Hatab Nyang    The JXYG Fishmeal Factory in Kartong, has resumed operations one month now. As readers can recall, the factory was closed...

‘Kanilai’ Ferry Starts Operations Today

By Fatoumatta K. Jallow The Gambia Ports Authority’s Ferry Services Unit (GPA), has confirmed the operation of the Kanilai Ferry today Friday, 9th November 2018,...

4th ECOWAS Tax Officers Meeting Wraps Up

By Kebba AF Touray The 4th meeting of the Director Generals of ECOWAS member states on the consolidation of the ECOWAS Customs Union, recently wrapped...

Diesel Fuel Price Increases As Price Of Petrol Decrease

By Ndey Sowe. The pump price of fuel has yet again increased recently across fuel stations in the Gambia. This reporter went to visit different...

Barrow Dreams High As Gambian Owned Hotels Increase

By Kebba Jeffang Gambian President Adama Barrow, visited four hotels owned by Gambian entrepreneurs and currently under construction, as he aspires to see the tourism...

Consumers Complain Of Increment In Bread Price

By Nelson Manneh Barely half a year since the price of a loaf of bread was reduced from D7 to D6, consumers have started complaining...

Two Inflationary Pressures

Fuel and bread are core commodities which could cause increase in prices. Those who produce fish, vegetable products would have to transport what they...

Vendors Question Their Fate, As Work On Trans-Gambia Bridge Advances

By Abdoulie Dibba Vendors at the Transgambia Bridge have questioned what and how their businesses will become, as work at the said Bridge advances to...