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News Gambia » Economy: Ghana’s economic growth positive - World Bank

News channel or source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/business/Ghana-s-economic-growth-positive-World-Bank-627112
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Mr Kerali said Ghana took the top spot as the best place for doing business in sub-region, beating Ivory Coast, Senegal, and the biggest economy in Nigeria, and Gambia. Dr Ishmael Yamson, Chairman of Ismael Yamson and Associates, said government must not ...

News Gambia » Economy: Looking for your next sun-filled holiday? The Gambia might be it

News channel or source: https://www.express.co.uk/travel/articles/918920/the-gambia-holidays-to-rise-after-it-rejoins-the-commonwealth
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The Gambia’s former president Yahya Jammeh pulled out of the ... British Empire but insists that “all members have an equal say - regardless of size or economic structure”. It represents 2.4 billion people. However, the former president was defeated ...

News Gambia » Economy: The Gambia adopts first post-Jammeh national development plan

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2018/02/08/the-gambia-adopts-first-national-development-plan-after-jammeh-era/
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

President Adama Barrow has launched a National Development Plan (NDP) for The Gambia. The document is the first such ... Adding that: “It aims to revitalize and transform the economy for the wellbeing of all Gambians.” The launch was held in the ...

News Gambia » Economy: ECOWAS court rules Gambia violated rights of journalists

News channel or source: https://cpj.org/2018/02/ecowas-court-rules-gambia-violated-rights-of-journ.php
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

New York, February 14, 2018--The Committee to Protect Journalists called on the Gambian government to act on a judgment passed today by the Court of Justice of the Economic Community ... ECOWAS found that Gambia's laws criminalizing speech and its ...

News Gambia » Economy: Gambia: No matter what position you hold in my government, or…

News channel or source: https://freedomnewspaper.com/2018/02/18/gambia-no-matter-position-hold-government-profession-practice-opinion-shaper-politician-together-success-country-president-bar/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

There is no one correct perspective but let us remember that despite our political, ethnic, economic, gender difference, we have one thing in common –we have one Gambia and we are all Gambians. We can only impact positive change in our institutions and ...

News Gambia » Economy: Gambia president invites Turkish investors

News channel or source: http://www.worldbulletin.net/headlines/198774/gambia-president-invites-turkish-investors
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

The Gambia is a country governed by the principles of democracy and it offers a favorable geographical position and a better system for Turkish investors,'' he said. Speaking at a meeting organized by Turkey's Foreign Economic Relations Board (DEIK) ...

News Gambia » Economy: Gambia rejoins Commonwealth

News channel or source: http://thepoint.gm/africa/gambia/article/gambia-rejoins-commonwealth
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

“It diminished The Gambia’s voice on pertinent issues at the global platform such as Climate Change, economic development and South-South Cooperation, which are vital to the development of this country,” he said. He therefore dedicated what he called ...

News Gambia » Economy: Gambia rejoins Commonwealth as it seeks to rebuild world standing

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/gambia-rejoins-commonwealth-as-it-seeks-to-rebuild-world-standing/ar-BBIU72R
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

He also halted Gambia’s withdrawal from the International Criminal Court. “It is the fervent desire of this government that our membership to the Commonwealth will usher in an era of socio-economic development,” the foreign ministry statement said.

News Gambia » Economy: Demands for Justice in Gambia Rise, but So Do Fears of Renewed Repression

News channel or source: https://www.worldpoliticsreview.com/articles/24184/demands-for-justice-in-gambia-rise-but-so-do-fears-of-renewed-repression
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Underscoring Barrow’s remaining security challenges, there are still Senegalese troops deployed to maintain order within Gambia, a remnant of the force that the Economic Community of West African States stood up in early 2017 when it looked as though a ...

News Gambia » Economy: The Gambia rejoins Commonwealth

News channel or source: http://en.ce.cn/main/latest/201802/09/t20180209_28139117.shtml
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

"The Gambia government recognises the role of the Commonwealth as an intergovernmental champion of small states, advocating for their special needs. It provides policy advice on political, economic and social developmental issues," the statement stated.