Latest News for: Sierra leone market


Sierra Leone govt orders mining companies to import their own fuel to mitigate forex pressure

Xinhua 13 May 2022
FREETOWN, May 13 (Xinhua) -- Beginning June 1, mining companies and other commercial end-users of fuel in Sierra Leone will have to import their own fuel or buy it from oil marketing companies (OMCs) under a foreign currency-denominated contract, the Finance Ministry has said.

Sierra Leone says will no longer provide forex for mining companies importing fuel

Reuters 13 May 2022
FREETOWN, May 12 (Reuters) - Sierra Leone ... As from June 1, all major commercial companies must directly import their own fuel or enter into foreign exchange-based contracts with oil marketing companies in Sierra Leone, it said.Register now for FREE unlimited access to

President Bio delivers state of the nation report amid thundering noise from opposition MPs

Sierra Leone Telegraph 11 May 2022
In collaboration with the Sierra Leone Labour Congress and the Sierra Leone Employers Federation, my Government has developed ... It is active player in the financial market in Sierra Leone and has participated in various sectors of the economy in support of national development.

Stakeholders strategize on improving insurance penetration

Business Ghana 08 May 2022
Insurance penetration in Africa was estimated to be below three- percent as at 2019, despite the huge potential for the sector ... They are Ghana, Liberia, The Gambia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone. The goal of WAICA includes encouraging the development of the insurance market in each member country on a sound and technical basis ...   ... --Advertisements--. .

Inflation bites hardest in developing world as Ukraine war raises prices

The Observer 29 Apr 2022
Lumley Market in Freetown, April 2022. Petrol costs in Sierra Leone are up by 50%, and prices for basics such as cooking oil and rice have also surged ... Rising oil prices are being felt on the forecourts, with petrol up 63% in Sudan, 50% in Sierra Leone and 42% in Ghana compared with 9% in Britain.

Comment on NGC calls for living wage not minimum wage for struggling teachers in Sierra ...

Sierra Leone Telegraph 27 Apr 2022
I brought up this quotation with reference to the table of cost of living in Sierra leone highlighted by the NGC party ... Black plastic bag – why must one go to the market everyday to buy bag for shopping? I do belief that every household in Sierra Leone reuses plastic bags previous bought to do their shopping ... May Gog bless Sierra Leone.

President Bio addresses the nation on its 61st independence anniversary amid rising economic hardship

Sierra Leone Telegraph 27 Apr 2022
As the people of Sierra Leone reflect on 61 years of independence from Great Britain, rather ... Yesterday, I commissioned the massive 30-acre APP-SL petroleum storage tank farm that expands the storage capacity and hence assures the availability of fuel in the Sierra Leone market.

Independence Day address by President Bio

The Patriotic Vanguard 27 Apr 2022
Yesterday, I commissioned the massive 30-acre APP-SL petroleum storage tank farm that expands the storage capacity and hence assures the availability of fuel in the Sierra Leone market ... In just four years, we have expanded energy access and provided electricity to more towns and villages in Sierra Leone than any government has ever done.
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