Firestone to layoff 500 employees
Written by Newdawn
Authorities at the Firestone Rubber Plantation Thursday July 28 announced a reduction in its workforce by 500 employees at its Harbel facility, citing ongoing significant and unsustainable losses as reason.
Man dies in BIN cell
Written by Johnson Shanty, Grand Gedeh
A 35-year-old detainee identified as Augustine Nyumah has reportedly died in an immigration cell in B'hai Jozon Border, Grand Gedeh County, southeast Liberia, leaving behind his girlfriend Dekoutee Banto and two kids.
Nimba not for sale
Written by Franklin Doloquee, Nimba
Ahead of the 2017 elections, Senator Thomas S. Grupee of Nimba County has sounded a caveat here, saying Nimba is not for sale. Speaking recently at a ceremony held in his honor in Duo Tiayee Town, Yarpea Administrative District#2 in Nimba, Senator Grupee said the people of Nimba County are hospitable and caring so politicians are rushing to the vote-rich county for support.
Liberia hosts ECOWAS symposium
Written by Zee Roberts
The Economic Community of West African States or ECOWAS has begun a two- day symposium in the Liberian capital, Monrovia.
GOL launches export strategy
Written by Lewis S. Teh
For the first time in its history, the Government of Liberia has initiated a national export strategy aimed at tapping into the country’s tourism industry.