The Patriotic Entrepreneurs of Liberia



President Weah Assures PATEL of Business-friendly Climate

Monrovia, Liberia: President George Manneh Weah has said it was important for the Liberian Business community to have a business-friendly atmosphere so that the financial problems and challenges being faced by Liberians can be overcome.

The Liberian Leader spoke on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 when met with the Patriotic Entrepreneurs of Liberia (PATEL) in the C. Cecil Dennis Auditorium at his Foreign Ministry Office in Monrovia.
The essence of the meeting was to acquaint the President with prevailing challenges faced by the business community as the government seeks to create a conducive business-friendly climate for its citizens especially business people.


Presley Tenwah is a liar; president didn’t give PATEL money for business people

Monrovia, Liberia. It has come to the attention of the legitimate Patriotic Entrepreneurs of Liberia (PATE) that criminal action of impersonation and gross disrespect to the organization bylaws and continuous rebellion by Presley Tenwah.

We want to again remind the general public that Presley Tenwah is not the legitimate chairman of the Patriotic Entrepreneurs of Liberia (PATEL). Presley Tenwah was remove last year august 2017 for malfeasance including the art of distrust where he Presley S. Tenwah criminally change the article of incorporation of PATEL making himself chairman for life.


PATEL Engages the Liberia Revenue Authority

Monrovia, Liberia – After over 3 weeks of engagements with the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA).  The Patriotic Entrepreneurs of Liberia (PATEL) which represent the Liberian business community reach a common ground with the LRA after a 3 hours meeting held at the office of the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA). For the pasted three weeks over 41 containers of goods imported to the country was grounded due to very high customs duties, taxes and fees charged by the Liberia Revenue Authority on grounds that most of the products imported by Liberian businesses had limited custom documentation. The duties and taxes charged on 40-foot container with similar goods when from 8,980USD to 21,000USD.


2017 MSME Conference and Trade Fair; IT Companies could win up to 5000 USD grant each.

Every year, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry host its flagship program, the Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprise (MSME) Conference and Trade Fair to provide a platform for small business owners to showcase their products and services. The conference presents an opportunity for small business owners to converge in one place and engage in exchanges aimed at developing the MSME sector in Liberia.


Power-Gen International 2017 (Announcement)

Kindly share this information with your members who are interested in participating. Registration is done via this link: earlier you register, the better your chances of attending. Let me know if you face problem in the registration process.

Greetings from U.S Embassy!

Hope all is well.  It is with great honor to announce that we are promoting and recruiting potential buyer delegation for Power-Gen International 2017, which will be held on December 5-7 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The show is the world’s largest power generation trade event providing comprehensive coverage of the latest developments, trends and technologies in the electric power generation industry.  The event will attract more than 22,000 attendees and nearly 300 industry experts from around the world to interact with 1,400 exhibitors from more than 110 countries.


PATEL announce new acting chairman

The Patriotic Entrepreneurs of Liberia is pleased to notified the general public, all business associations, Liberia business association, Liberia chamber of commerce, traders, marketers, foreigners partners & Embassies and all well-wishers that through an act of a Board resolution duly signed by members of the board/incorporators dated August 11,2017, it was resolved that Mr. Presley S. Tenwah be dismissed as acting chairman of PATEL.


Mr. Presley Tenwah is no longer chairman of the PATEL as of the 11th day of August, 2017

The Incorporators, Executives, and Members of the Patriotic Entrepreneurs of Liberia (PATEL) officially wishes to express through this release that Mr. PRESLEY  S. TEHWAH is no longer chairman of the organization as of the 11th day of August, 2017.

This action was agreed upon by a majority vote of the incorporators, executives, and members of the organization and was based on the below listed reasons. (more…)