Liberia Shopping, Embassy and Communication

Liberia Shopping, Embassy and Communication



The official language is English (20%). About 20 African tribal languages ​​such as Golla, Kpelle, Mande and Kru are also spoken.

Public Holidays

01/01/2022 New Year

02/11/2022 Armed Forces Day (memorial day honoring the military)

03/09/2022 Day of grave decoration

03/15/2022 JJ Robert’s birthday

04/08/2022 National Day of Prayer and Fasting

04/12/2022 National Day of Remembrance and Remembrance

05/14/2022 National Unity Day

05/25/2022 Africa day

07/26/2022 Independence Day

08/24/2022 flag day

03.11.2022 Thanksgiving day

11/29/2022 President Tubman’s birthday

12/25/2022 Christmas


Duty free shopping


The following items can be imported duty-free into Liberia (persons aged 18 and over): 200 cigarettes or 25 cigars or 250 g of tobacco; 1 liter of spirits and 1 liter of wine; 100 g of perfume and 1 l of eau de toilette; Gifts/other goods up to a total value of US$125.

Prohibited Imports

Drugs, narcotics, guns. More information is available from

Contact addresses

Embassy of the Republic of Liberia

(Also responsible for Switzerland.)

Place du General Catroux 12
+33 (0)1 47 63 58 55.

Mon-Fri 10.00-12.00 and 14.00-16.00.

Embassy of the Republic of Liberia

(Also responsible for Austria.)

Honorary consulates in Bremen ( without issuing a visa), Düsseldorf, Hanover and Leipzig.

Kurfürstenstrasse 84
+49 (0)30 26 39 11 94.



Mon-Fri 09.00-13.00 and 14.00-16.00.


Business etiquette

According to, English is spoken in business circles. Casual clothing, even for business appointments, a safari suit or shirt and tie or a summer suit is sufficient. Opening hours of the authorities: Mon-Fri 08.00-12.00 and 14.00-17.00.

Business contacts

Liberia Chamber of Commerce PO Box 92, Queens Avenue, Capitol Hill, Monrovia, Liberia Tel. +231 (0)886 80 04 73, +231 (0)777 85 78 05. Website:



International direct dial to some cities. No area codes, internal telephone network currently mainly limited to Monrovia, expansion planned.

Mobile phone

GMS 900. Network operators are LonestarCell, Libercell and Comium (Internet:


Internet cafes are available in Monrovia. Provider is, among others, Afrlink.

Post office

Airmail to Europe takes 1 week to 1 month.


Since the use of shortwave frequencies changes several times over the course of a year, it is advisable to contact Deutsche Welle customer service directly for the current frequencies (Tel: (+49) (0228) 429 32 08. Internet: to request.

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