Economy

Sterling Bank environmental sanitation initiative gets Lagos Govt. recommendation

August 17, 2017 0

Lagos state government have commended Sterling bank initiative in the (STEM) Sterling Environment Makeover Programme. The commissioner acknowledge the programme saying it is in line

SEC – Electronic circulation of annual reports would save cost.

August 17, 2017 0

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said the commission was working on a pilot scheme that would ensure electronic circulation of annual reports to shareholders

Kano, Dangote, Rhino Group seal solar power deal worth $150m

August 15, 2017 0

Kano State government, Dangote Group of Companies and Black Rhino Group, signed a $150 million Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on solar power project. The MOU

CBN Blames Other Factors For Economic Crises

July 24, 2017 0

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said the current economic crises can be traced to a mix of external factors like slide in crude

Truck Transit Park Scheme To Save Millions Lost To Road Accident

July 13, 2017 0

The Federal Government’s initiative to float Truck Transit Parks (TTP) along major highways is expected to save over $15 billion currently lost to road accidents

Nigeria Deliberates With EU To Facilitate Trade And Investment

July 12, 2017 0

Nigerian Government on Monday, deliberated with the European Union (EU) delegation on ways to facilitate trade and investment in Nigeria. The agreement was reached at

Africa’s Young Entrepreneur Becomes Largest Entrepreneurship Board In The World

July 11, 2017 0

Africa’s Young Entrepreneurs (A.Y.E) has been ranked the largest entrepreneurship network in the world by the Global Entrepreneurship Institute (GEI), an American-based globally trusted source

Euro, pound hold up as Asia equities squeeze out gains

July 3, 2017 0

The euro and pound held their gains against the dollar on Monday after signals from global central banks that they were prepared to tighten monetary

Forcados pushes Nigeria’s crude production to one-year high

June 15, 2017 0

Nigeria’s crude oil production has hit one-year high, according to a report released by the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC). The report attributed the

USA Oil Exports And Unstable Oil Prices, Affect Nigeria’s Economy

June 14, 2017 0

*Shale production could reach all-time high in 2017 Nigeria’s oil economy is living on borrowed time, as the global market, especially the United States (U.S.),

IMF May Grant Zambia $1.3 Billion Funding Package

June 10, 2017 0

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) may grant Zambia up to $1.3 billion in a three-year credit facility to help plug a budget deficit of around

FG Releases Paris Club Refund Details To States

June 10, 2017 0

Facts have emerged as to how the Federal Government allocated the first tranche of N516.38bn reimbursement made to the 36 states of the federation and

Nigeria’s Presidency To Sign 2017 Budget Into Law Next Week

June 9, 2017 0

Nigeria’s presidency is expected to sign the 2017 budget into law next week, the speaker of the lower chamber of parliament said on Friday, in

Your Career And Information Technology : Deciding For The Future

June 7, 2017 0

By  Abidemi Olatunbosun No doubt, Information Technology serves as the basis for which developed and developing economies are finding a new part to prosperity. Irrespective

‘Taxation Can Fight Corruption, Economic Woes’

June 7, 2017 0

Experts have said that the new national tax policy is capable of reducing the number of taxes to less than 20, and the number of

South Africa Slips Into Recession, Heaping Pressure On Zuma

June 6, 2017 0

South Africa has entered recession for the first time in eight years, data showed on Tuesday, piling pressure on a government facing corruption allegations and

Nigeria’s debt rises by N7.1tn in two years -DMO

June 6, 2017 0

The nation’s total indebtedness to foreign and local creditors now stands at N19.16tn, the Debt Management Office  (DMO) has said. This is N1.8tn increase from

Egypt’s Foreign Reserves Rise To $31.126 bln At End Of May

June 5, 2017 0

Egypt’s foreign reserves jumped to $31.126 billion at the end of May from $28.641 billion at the end of April, boosted by last month’s Eurobond

Stakeholders Harp On Survival Of Nigeria’s Leather Industry

June 5, 2017 0

Until Nigerians began to appreciate and patronise locally manufactured products, especially in leather, its chances of survival and competing favourably with the international market may

Ghana’s 2016 Gold Output Jumped 45% To 4.1 Million Ounces

June 3, 2017 0

Ghana’s gold output jumped 45 percent in 2016 compared to the previous year as new projects came online and activities expanded across the industry, the

Senate Propose Tolls On Federal Roads

June 2, 2017 0

The Senate is proposing the return of tolls on federal roads and the setting aside of 0.5 per cent of transport fares paid by mass

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