Economy

Economy

GIABA Urges Gambia To Strengthen Efforts To Criminalise FATF

Dr. Buno Nduka, director of Evaluation Inter-Governmental Action again Money laundering in West Africa (GIABA has urged The Gambia government to intensify efforts to...

Story: Gambian entrepreneur empowers women through organic cotton production

Elsie’s Women Empowerment Farm is known as the first women-owned farm producing organic cotton in the Gambia, and as the name might suggest, women’s...

UNITED DEMOCRATIC PARTY FINANCIAL REPORT TO THE PARTY CONGRESS

The Gambia has emerged from a very difficult economic situation and a political crisis created by a dictator’s refusal of democratic process. The economy...

Authorities call for dialogue as timber saga grips Senegambia

The chairman of the Association of Forest Users in The Gambia, Lamin Barrow, has called on the government of The Gambia and Senegal to...
UN agencies compile an all-inclusive report on Gambia’s development process

UN agencies compile an all-inclusive report on Gambia’s development process

Africa-Press - Gambia. By: Kebba Ansu Manneh UN Resident Coordinator in The Gambia, Seraphine Wakana, has said that the United Nations Common Country Analysis (CCA)...
Gov’t hints growth in agriculture

Gov’t hints growth in agriculture

Africa-Press - Gambia. By Binta Jaiteh President Adama Barrow’s government has hinted a sharp growth in agriculture including farming growths, livestock and fishing. Speaking at the...
Gov’t spending increases with D1.9bn in first 9 months of 2020

Gov’t spending increases with D1.9bn in first 9 months of 2020

Africa-Press - Gambia. The minister of Finance and Economic Affairs Mambury Njie during his budget speech recently told lawmakers that the government spent more...
FAO donates vehicles, IT equipment worth D6M to agriculture, health sectors

FAO donates vehicles, IT equipment worth D6M to agriculture, health sectors

Africa-Press - Gambia. To strengthen the Gambian Government’s efforts, FAO donated four brand new Toyota Pick-Up vehicles, ten laptops and five printers to institutions...
OIC to construct over 50km of roads

OIC to construct over 50km of roads

Africa-Press - Gambia. A total of 56km of roads will be constructed and some of these long stretched include: Sukuta- Willingkama, Brufut-Ghana Town; Touba...
Greening inner city of Banjul project launched

Greening inner city of Banjul project launched

Africa-Press - Gambia. City Link Ostend-Banjul partnership for sustainable city development is funded by European Union under the 2018 EuropeAid called Authorities: partnership for...