Blog entries from: The North Bank Evening Standard [TNBES]

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November 20 2014

From The North Bank Evening Standard [TNBES] Thu Nov 20 2014, 10:49:00

"Public debt, which stood at more than 80 percent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at the end of 2013, is projected to exceed 90 percent of GDP by the end of this year. The burden of government borrowing will exert further pressure on inflation, international reserves, and the exchange rate," IMF says.

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November 19 2014

From The North Bank Evening Standard [TNBES] Wed Nov 19 2014, 08:30:00

The Africa Survey 2014 identifies three biggest threats to doing business in sub-Saharan Africa.

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November 11 2014

From The North Bank Evening Standard [TNBES] Tue Nov 11 2014, 02:00:00

They were arrested on January 13, 2014, detained beyond the legal limit of 72 hours and put on trial on January 16. They maintained their not guilty plea.  Photo credit: The Point

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November 7 2014

October 31 2014

From The North Bank Evening Standard [TNBES] Fri Oct 31 2014, 10:26:00

Earlier, Heyens and Méndez said they were disappointed at the "unilateral decision" taken by the Government of The Gambia to postpone their country visit of 18 August 2014.

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October 29 2014

October 28 2014

From The North Bank Evening Standard [TNBES] Tue Oct 28 2014, 10:26:00

Journalist and blogger Mamadou Edrisa Njie, who arrived at Aeroport Marseille Provence October 28, told TNBES the experience will help him interact and expand contact with scientists and as well leave the conference "empowered and well-connected". Photo Credit: Facebook/Niani Ebrisanjie Kanda

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October 22 2014

From The North Bank Evening Standard [TNBES] Wed Oct 22 2014, 08:51:00

Survey finds HIV/AIDS, diarrhoe and malaria kill more Africans than the Ebola virus

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October 21 2014

From The North Bank Evening Standard [TNBES] Tue Oct 21 2014, 09:08:00

World Bank's '2014 Ease of Doing Business Index' ranked Mauritius 20, Rwanda 32, South Africa 41, Tunisia 51 and Botswana 56 - as the top five countries in Africa where it is easiest to do business. (Photo Credit:MSJoof/TNBES

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October 16 2014

From The North Bank Evening Standard [TNBES] Thu Oct 16 2014, 10:26:00

The Platinum Habib Bank, now renamed Keystone Bank, is  one of 12 commercial banks operating in The Gambia (Photo Credit: MSJoof/TNBES/August2011)

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