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Fuel Prices Increased For The Fourth Time In 2019

By Makutu Manneh The beginning of June has been the fourth time the prices of diesel and petrol are being increased in 2019. This reporter visited...

Trade Committee Concludes Site Visits

By: Kebba AF Touray The Trade Committee of the Legislature yesterday concluded its five-day oversight visits to the institutions under its purview. The visit coincided with...

Banjul Breweries Staff Protest for Second Time

By Kebba Mamburay  Workers of the Banjul Breweries Company Ltd., On Monday May 27th 2019,  expressed concern about their jobs and as a result, assembled...

Trade Committee Visits Tomato and Cement Factories

By: Kebba AF Touray The Trade Committee of the National Assembly yesterday continued its site visit to the GACH Tomato Paste Factory and...

Retailers at SerreKunda Market lament lack of Access

By: Kebba AF Touray Retailers at the Serrekunda market yesterday lamented lack of access and space at the market. They made the remarks during the...

Banjul Breweries Staff Protest against high Tax Levy

By Nelson Manneh The staff of Banjul Breweries Ltd (Julbrew) yesterday held a protest at the company's main gate in Kanifing, against the recent tax...

Banjul Breweries Negotiates With Government

By Nelson Manneh  Borry Darboe, Country Sales and Marketing Manager of Banjul Breweries Company Ltd. over the weekend, informed Foroyaa of their negotiation engagements with...

Banjul Breweries Halts Production

By Nelson Manneh The Banjul Breweries Ltd commonly known as Julbrew has yesterday the 13th of May 2019 stopped the production of all kind of...

Trade Ministry Tasks Bureau to Develop Standards for Bread

By Momodou Jarju  Officials of The Gambia Standards Bureau (TGSB) have disclosed that the Ministry of Trade, Regional Integration and Employment, has tasked them to...

Stakeholders Urge Government to Reconsider the Tax Levied on Banjul Breweries

By Nelson Manneh Wholesalers, retailers and consumers of Banjul Breweries Ltd. Products, have called on Government to revisit the tax levied on the Company. The stakeholders...

Tomato Factory calls for Government Support

By Yankuba Jallow Sait Drammeh, the Managing Director of GACH has asked for government support particularly with the cost of electricity, which he considered as...

Third Fuel Price Increment In 2019

By Makutu Manneh The prices of petrol and diesel has increased for the third time in 2019. After visiting different fuel stations within the Kanifing Municipality,...

Banjul Breweries Ltd on the Verge of Shutting Down

By Nelson Manneh    Borri Darboe the Country Sales and Marketing Manager of the Banjul Breweries Ltd yesterday indicated that if the Government does not revise...

‘Senfour’ Bakers Lament Challenges Encountered After Bikers Suspension

By Nelson Manneh ‘Senfour’ Bakers have narrated to this reporter their current challenges after the Government suspended ‘bikers’ or distributors who serve as middlemen in...

Stakeholders Not Pleased with Suspension of ‘Bikers’

By Nelson Manneh Bakers, ‘bikers’, vendors have expressed their displeasure with the decision of the government to prohibit ‘bikers’ from supplying bread for retail sale. The ‘bikers’...

Government Suspends ‘Bikers’ from Supplying Bread

By Nelson Manneh The Ministry of Trade, Industry, Regional Integration and Employment has decided to temporarily suspend operations of all “bikers” from Kanifing Municipality...

Internet Service Providers React To Sonatel’s Coming To Gambia

By Yankuba Jallow Gambian internet service providers have reacted to Sonatel’s deal to enter the Gambian market through partnering with Xoom Wireless. Foroyaa engaged local internet...

Gambian, Senegalese Transport Unions ...

By Louise Jobe / Madi Njie The president of the Gambia National Transport Union Omar Ceesay, and his Senegalese counterpart Gora Huma, together with other...

New Telecom Company Set to Enter Gambian Market

By Muhammed S. Bah Subject to approval, Senegalese telecommunication giant Sonatel, is set to enter the Gambian market. Sonatel has announced in a press release that...

Consumers, Sellers Decry Scarcity of Fish

By Makutu Manneh After visiting many fish landing and selling points, this reporter visited Banjul and spoke to fish mongers who explained the difficulties they...