President-elect George Weah has told Liberians that he will not make the best speeches, but he will make the best decisions in their interest.
For the first time, Liberia is poised to have legislations to regulate food and establish an effective standard authority to govern consumer products.
The Liberian National Police on Thursday, May 18, charged and forwarded to court for prosecution eighteen students of the United Methodist University for their involvement in the May 12 protest in front of the Commerce Ministry.
On Friday, May 12, protestors, mainly students from nearby universities, gathered in front of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry to call for the resignation of Commerce Minister Axel Addy.
At the Ministry of Commerce and Industry’s flagship conference this week to promote micro, small, and medium enterprises the focus has been on highlighting the role of women entrepreneurs in Liberia.
The Liberian government, through the Liberia Petroleum Refinery Corporation and Ministry of Commerce, has dropped the prices of gasoline and fuel oil on the local market by US$0.10.
Minister of Commerce and Industry Axel Addy has announced the creation of the Small Business Administration Bureau.
Liberia is scheduled to be formally inducted as a new member of the World Trade Organization in December of this year, Axel Addy, Minister of Commerce and Industry, announced.