Economy

Economy

Robbers strike in Farafenni, escape with over D600,000

Robbers on Saturday attacked the Islamic Bank in Farafenni in the North Bank Region (NBR) and went away with more than six hundred thousand...

Ghana welcomes the new ECO currency

The government of the Republic of Ghana on 28 December, 2019, issued a release welcoming the ECO currency championed by West African Economic and...

2019 state enterprises periscope

As the year ends, it is time to reflect on how State Enterprises function and the general expectations of The Gambian populace about their...

Nda Mariam Jagne Foundation hands over solar borehole to Kandonku

Nda Mariam Jagne family foundation, Friday handed over a newly constructed Solar Borehole to the community of Kandonku village in Foni Brefet District. The borehole...

Rural farmers benefit huge farming equipment supply to boost agricultural production, productivity

The Department of Agriculture, last Tuesday handed over seventy shines hoes and one hundred sickles of farm implement to regional Agricultural directors for onward...

Government Encourages Farmers to buy Groundnut at seccos at D18000

The Ministry of Agriculture has issued a press release pointing out that there is enough cash available at all burying points across the country. Farmers...

Groundnut Trade Season confronted with challenges

One week has gone into the groundnut trade season in the Gambia and some ‘Seccos’ in Sami and other Districts in the Central River...

The EU disburses 22 million Euros of Budget Support to the National Treasury of...

EU Budget Support and Technical Assistance contribute to macro-economic stability, economic governance andsupport the implementation of the National Development Plan as well as ongoing...

Industry projects to overtake Agriculture on GDP

The minister of Finance and Economic Affairs has said the agricultural sector is anticipated to experience a contraction in 2019 due to poor performance...

$11, 000 Biogas Plant project launch

11, 000 United States dollars –more than 500, 000 Gambian dalasis- biogas plant project was launched at Sukuta clinic on Tuesday, by Trisp Africa...