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News Liberia » Trade: UNCTAD assessments help three more countries get e-trade ready

News channel or source: http://unctad.org/en/pages/newsdetails.aspx?OriginalVersionID=1720
Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

The governments of the Lao Peoples’ Democratic Republic, Myanmar and Liberia – among the world’s least developed – are looking to new horizons and e-commerce to boost trade and create jobs. Each country asked UNCTAD to carry out a Rapid e-Trade ...

News Liberia » Trade: Ex-Liberian warlord living in Pa. sentenced to 30 years for immigration fraud

News channel or source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2018/04/22/Ex-Liberian-warlord-living-in-Pa-sentenced-to-30-years-for-immigration-fraud/5791524442285/?spt=rrs&or=1
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

There is such impunity in Liberia for perpetrators of very serious crimes that ... Mnuchin eyeing trip to China for trade talks 10 hours ago ago April 22 (UPI) -- U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is considering a trip to China to ease trade tensions ...

News Liberia » Trade: Using ICTs to Provide Digital Opportunities for People With Disabilities (The Most Vulnerable)

News channel or source: https://www.liberianobserver.com/columns/technology/using-icts-to-provide-digital-opportunities-for-people-with-disabilities-the-most-vulnerable/
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

He wanted a “KINKOS-LIKE” center or as we call such a center in Liberia, “THE WORLD TRADE CENTER”, to create EMPLOYMENT for others with disabilities. This “center” would be OPERATED by the physically-challenged and there, they are going to ...

News Liberia » Trade: African leaders gather in London for illegal wildlife talks

News channel or source: https://www.eturbonews.com/183286/african-leaders-gather-in-london-for-illegal-wildlife-talks
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

The illegal wildlife trade is a serious organized crime with revenues worth up to 17 billion pounds a year, more than the combined income of the Central African Republic, Liberia and Burundi. That is why the UK is taking forward plans for a ban on domestic ...

News Liberia » Trade: Indonesia Talks Preferential Trade Agreements with African Nations

News channel or source: https://www.indonesia-investments.com/news/news-columns/indonesia-talks-preferential-trade-agreements-with-african-nations/item8738
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

And although coming from a low base, Indonesia recorded strong bilateral trade growth with several African countries last year, including Liberia (+284 percent y/y), Comoros (+260 percent y/y), and Gabon (+215 percent y/y). Therefore, there should be much ...

News Liberia » Trade: Shawn Vestal: The barber, the exchange student and Spokane’s “Haircut Uproar”

News channel or source: http://www.spokesman.com/stories/2018/apr/22/shawn-vestal-the-barber-the-exchange-student-and-s/
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Wheeler, came out and told Johnson, an exchange student from Liberia and Fulbright scholar at Gonzaga University ... because you cannot mix trade in a barbershop and keep your customers.” Johnson left, and reported what happened to the NAACP.

News Liberia » Trade: IMO’s First Steps to Reduce Shipping Emissions Not Perfect, But Positive

News channel or source: http://gcaptain.com/imos-first-steps-to-reduce-shipping-emissions-not-perfect-but-positive/
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

“Shipping moves 90% of global trade and people understand the link between trade ... that will soon contribute to reducing GHG emissions from ships.” Head of the Liberia delegation at MEPC Isaac Jackson told The Loadstar Liberia could “fully support ...

News Liberia » Trade: Min. Wolokollie Wants Liberians Distribute, Retail Manufactured Goods

News channel or source: https://www.liberianobserver.com/news/min-wolokollie-wants-liberians-distribute-retail-manufactured-goods/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

She called on the World Trade Organization (WTO) to look at those barriers which ... Minister Wolokollie is one of the founding members of the Liberia Business Association (LIBA), who decided to set aside 26 businesses she believes Liberian entrepreneurs ...

News Liberia » Trade: African countries launch African Continental Free Trade Area

News channel or source: https://inventa.com/en/news/article/297/african-countries-launch-african-continental-free-trade-area
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

The 10th Extraordinary Session of the African Union Assembly was reunited last March in Rwanda to sign the Agreement Establishing the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCTA ... Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius ...

News Liberia » Trade: Liberia: Trade Mis-Invoicing Through Transfer Cost Is Hurting Liberia

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804051040.html
Publication date: hursday 05 April 2018

In my previous article, I argued that transfer pricing and prevailing global/international market prices were a key component of illicit financial flows, and justify renegotiation and revision of concession agreements in Liberia. That article focused on ...