Remittances a 'lifesaver' for Liberians
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Remittances are a 'lifesaver' for many Liberians

As a result of the Ebola virus and a fall in commodity prices, Liberia's economy has not grown at all since 2014. But one in-flow of money that has not been affected is remittances.

For Africa Business Report, the BBC's Tamasin Ford reports from the capital, Monrovia.

  • 20 Oct 2017
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