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Pres. Weah assures stakeholders of Gov. willingness to consider proposals…..

President George Weah
President George Weah

MONROVIA, LIBERIA-President George Weah has assured stakeholders at the just ended National Economic Dialogue that the Liberian Government will take into urgent and careful consideration proposals measures set up in the consensus document.

President Weah said:” The Liberian Government’s focus will be on implementation, although timing will be a matter for synchronization and harmonization with existing programs and policies.”

In order to accomplish this, President Weah disclosed the  setting up of  four implementation committees, namely Cabinet Committee  on Public Finance and Management,  The Committee on Investment Promotion and Private Sector Growth, the Committee on Youth Employment and Skills Development, and  the Committee on Peace-Building and Reconciliation.

The Sub-Committees, according to the Liberian Leader, will have oversight on harmonization and implementation in the four thematic areas and report periodically to the Full Cabinet on progress.

President Weah also proposed that the National Economic Dialogue takes place annually.
“I wish to announce that I will shortly appoint a High Council of Economic Advisors comprising National and International experts to work on a volunteer basis and make quarterly report on the state of the economy”, President Weah said.

The Liberian Leader said everyone has a responsibility to work towards reviving the country’s economy.


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