Liberia

The International Monetary Fund said Thursday it will provide a total of $100 million in debt relief and another $160 million in low-interest financing for the three West African countries hardest hit by the Ebola crisis, The Wall Street Journal reported. The deadly Ebola epidemic has slammed the economies of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone as the health disaster slashed state revenues and crisis costs overwhelmed the governments’ budgets.
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The Chairman of the Law Reform Commission (LRC), Cllr. Jallah Barbu, has recommended to members of the National Legislature to consider the passage of the proposed Insolvency Law, allAfrica reported on an Inquirer story. Giving background of the Insolvency Law at a Legislative Hearing on the Proposed Insolvency Law held at a local hotel on Wednesday, Cllr. Barbu said the key benefit of the law is that it provides detail legal procedures by which businesses having financial trouble and/or that have become insolvent may still manage to rebound. Cllr.
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