Category Archives: Trade

The Liberia Chamber of Commerce (LCC) Elects a New Leadership

The Liberia Chamber of Commerce (LCC) has elected a new leadership to stir the affairs of the institution. Speaking Monday Night, shortly after the election, Commerce Minister Wilson Tarpeh assured the private sector in Liberia   of government’s commitment to  create

LRA Licenses 25 Customs Brokers

LRA Licenses 25 Customs Brokers The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) has certificated and licensed 25 Customs Brokers who successfully passed the customs broker’s examination test administered by the LRA. Customs brokers are private individuals, partnerships or associations licensed to assist

Liberia Signs Major International Tax and Transparency Instrument

Liberia Signs Major International Tax and Transparency Instrument On June 12, 2018 Liberia signed the Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters, making it the 122nd jurisdiction to join the world’s leading instrument for boosting transparency and combating

LRA Honors EU Consultant

LRA Honors EU Consultant The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) has honored and presented a certificate of appreciation to a departing EU consultant Graham A. Main for helping to drive the transformation and modernization of the Authority. Mr. Main took assignment

LRA Prepares Judges, Lawyers for Transfer Pricing Cases To Protect Revenue

LRA Prepares Judges, Lawyers for Transfer Pricing Cases To Protect Revenue The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) on Tuesday, 29 May 2018 kicked off a two-day training for judicial officials including judges and lawyers on Transfer Pricing in Monrovia. The training,

Grand Bassa County Breaks Investment Record: Gets 500 MILLION USD Commitment

Grand Bassa County Breaks Investment Record: Gets 500 MILLION USD Commitment Following the end of the historic 2018 Grand Bassa Trade & Investment Conference in Buchanan, US based Stalwart Green Global International (SGGI) has signed up to a US $500

WCO Conducts Disaster Preparedness Training For LRA, Partners

WCO Conducts Disaster Preparedness Training For LRA, Partners The World Customs Organization (WCO) through its Customs for Relief of Epidemic Diseases (C-RED) Project on Tuesday, May 1, 2018, kicked off a four-day training for Customs officers of the Liberia Revenue

Africa’s Poverty Paradox: Relevance of Quality Data in Reduction

Africa’s Poverty Paradox: The Relevance of Quality Data in Reducing Poverty The World Bank has reported that ‘While Poverty in Africa Has Declined, Number of Poor Has Increased’. Poverty across the continent may be lower than what current estimates suggest,

FACTORS THAT INFLUENCE AND AFFECT MIGRATION IN LIBERIA

FACTORS THAT INFLUENCE AND AFFECT MIGRATION: THE CASE OF LIBERIA MIGRATION NARRATIVE Introduction: From the pages of migration literature, it is said that social, political, economic and ecological factors both influence and affect migration. From the pages of literature on

Commissioner General Tamba Receives Public Service, Integrity Awards

Commissioner General Tamba Receives Public Service, Integrity Awards The Commissioner General of the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA), Elfrieda Stewart Tamba, has received two separate awards from university student groups for her outstanding services to the country. The Concerned Students Movement