The transcripts of the trial of Charles Taylor, former President of Liberia. More…

It continues:

"An implementable economic recovery programme is being drafted with specific prioritised goals which it is hoped will serve as a basis for discussions with our bilateral and multilateral partners.

As a general principle, the broad thrust of NPF economic policy will be to diminish the commercial public sector presence, reorienting government's role away from that of active player and more towards that of regulator/referee. There will also be conscious efforts to provide opportunities for the development of Liberian entrepreneurship while at the same time providing a more hospitable environment for foreign investment."

So what kind of economic route were you proposing there, Mr Taylor?

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