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GTBank Gambia Gives Customers Electronic-Branch
The launching of the first-ever electronic branch in The Gambia by Guaranty Trust Bank Gambia Limited has placed customers of the bank at the forefront of enjoying first-class banking services in the country.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Gamtel signs USD33m contract with Huawei to transform national backbone
Wide Area Network project. As reported by the Gambian Observer newspaper, project coordinator Pa Modou Gassama explained that the Regional Infrastructure and E-governance Platform Programme was adopted in July 2010, while in June 2011 the Gambian government signed a Financing Agreement from the Islamic Development Bank to implement the domestic ... (more)
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Local businesses have already donated over 550 in memory of Newquay toddler Joe Way for the children's hospice southwest in exchange for having their logos on a car that's heading on a 4000 mile trip.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Gambian finance minister warns of heavy debt burden
Presenting the budget fr 2014 to the National Assembly in Banjul on Monday, he said these risks had intensified significantly in recent months, reflecting difficulties in coping with spending pressures.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Real GDP growth in The Gambia is expected to reach 6-6 % in 2013 - IMF
IMF Mission Reviews Policy Implementation under the ECF in The Gambia A mission from the International Monetary Fund , led by Bhaswar Mukhopadhyay, visited Banjul during November 7- 20, 2013, to review policy implementation of The Gambia's economic program supported by the IMF's Extended Credit Facility .1 The mission met with Vice-President Aja ... (more)
Gambia: Finance Minister Presents 2014 Budget Estimates to National Assembly
The Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, Kebba Touray, yesterday laid before deputies at the National Assembly in Banjul the 2014 annual estimates of revenue and expenditure of the Gambia government.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
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GAMBIA : Gambia Basketball Association Holds AGM
The Gambia Basketball Association on 29 November 2013 held its annual general meeting at the Bamboo Hotel & Resort.
Gambia: Ban On Importation of Chicken Legs Lifted
The Gambia government has reversed its decision to impose a ban on the importation of chicken legs into the country, saying in a statement issued last Thursday that the ban has been lifted with immediate effect.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Paddleteam published Local businesses donate to vehicle challenge
Local businesses have already donated 450 in memory of Newquay toddler Joe Way for the children's hospice southwest in exchange for having their logos on a car that's heading on a 4000 mile trip.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
The Gambia GDP growth is expected to reach 6-6 % in 2013 - IMF
A mission from the International Monetary Fund , led by Bhaswar Mukhopadhyay, visited Banjul during November 7- 20, 2013, to review policy implementation of The Gambia's economic program supported by the IMF's Extended Credit Facility .1 The mission met with Vice-President Aja Dr. Isatou Njie Saidy, Secretary General and Minister of Presidential ... (more)
And Then There Were Three: China's Spending Power Entices Taiwanese Ally
Gambian President Yahya Jammeh makes his way to a meeting during the Eleventh Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the Union in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, July 1, 2008, during the African Union Summit.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The China Post
Gambia ended ties over money: ambassador
The government's rejection of Gambian President Yahya Jammeh's request for financial aid was the main reason the African nation severed ties with Taiwan, the nation's former ambassador to The Gambia said yesterday.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Gambia: Man Arrested for 'Insulting' Jammeh
Mass Kah, a messenger at the privately-owned Foroyaa newspaper was on November 14, 2013, arrested by police over allegations of denigrating and insulting Gambian President, Yahya Jammeh.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
IMF Mission Calls for Restoration of Macroeconomic Stability
The International Monetary Fund Wednesday called on The Gambia to restore macroeconomic stability in order to realize the country's strong economic potential.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
The China Post
Envoy to report on break by Gambia: MOFA
Taiwan's ambassador to former diplomatic ally The Gambia will return as soon as possible to facilitate a probe by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs into the reasons behind the African country's abrupt decision to cut ties with the R.O.C., a MOFA official said yesterday.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
The China Post
Taipei to maintain sister city relations with Banjul
Taipei will maintain its sister city ties with the Gambian capital of Banjul despite Taiwan's severance of ties with the West African nation, Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin said Monday.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Taiwan in last-ditch bid to rescue Gambia ties
Taiwan has sent senior diplomats to Gambia in a last-ditch effort to restore diplomatic relations after they were unilaterally broken off by the West African nation, officials said Sunday.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Gambia detains 2 Britons over fraud
Farmers in Zimbabwe have expressed concern over the country's persistent liquidity crunch, a situation which has led them to predict another poor agricultural season, a report says.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Gambia breaks relations with Taiwan
Taiwan said Friday that the West African nation of Gambia has cut off relations with it, the first time Taipei has lost a diplomatic ally since President Ma Ying-jeou entered office 5 1/2 years ago.
Gambia breaks off diplomatic ties with Taiwan
Gambia on Thursday announced that it had abruptly broken off diplomatic relations with Taiwan, established over the past 18 years, for reasons to do with the "national strategic interest".