ByÂ Kenneth Ehigiator Qatar Airways hasÂ received a top safety award from the International Air Transport Association (IATA) in recognition of its outstanding achievement in its Operational Safety Audit (IOSA).
Savannah Bank of Ni geria Plc has promised all stakeholders that it will ensure a speedy conclusion of the necessary processes that are required to re-open the bank to the general public.Read More
The unaudited first quar ter result of GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Nigeria Plc (GlaxoSmith) for the period ended 31 March, 2009 showed that its turnover grew by 30.53% to N3.87bn, compared with N2.97billion in the corresponding period of 2008.Read More
Kenneth Ehigiator South African Airways isÂ organising a three-day marketing capacity building workshop for its 41 travel agents/partners in Nigeria.
AS part of efforts aimed at eas ing the transition of the electricity sector to a private sector initiative driven industry, the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) and the Nigerian Accounting Standards Board (NASB) have announced plans to evolve a new set of accounting standards for companies operating in the sector.Read More
OGUN state Governor Otumba Gbenga Daniel has disclosed that the state was going to the capital market to raise N50 billion with N28 billion as the first tranche to invest in projects that will help open up the state for investment and have lasting multiplier effect on the economy of the state.Read More
I had to make my own living and my own opportunity! But I made it! Donâ€™t sit down and wait for the opportunities to come. Get up and make them! â€”Madam C.J. Walker, Americaâ€™s first black female millionaire.Read More
THE rising incidence of ATM card fraud is causing bank customers to developed apathy to payment cards, with some customers returning their ATM cards to their banks while some simply refuse to obtain the cards..Read More
MINISTER of information and communications, Prof Dora Akunyili has said that after reviewing the existing telecommunications policy, the Federal Government has decided to bring new policy that will re-shape telecommunication operations in Nigeria.Read More
EXECUTIVE secretary/chief executive officer of the Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission, Alhaji Mustapha Bello, has disclosed that six micro-finance banks in the country will receive about $8.4 million grant this year. Bello who spoke in Kaduna at the Business Development Services fair jointly organised by the World Bank and the Federal Government, said the lifeline was to address the problem of poor access to loan and equity capital confronting micro, small and medium enterprises in Nigeria.Read More
Dr. Biodun Adedipe is the Chief Consultant of B. Adedipe Associates Ltd. which specialises in management and financial consultations, environmental scanning and calibration, training, feasibility studies, recruitments, strategic planning and advisory services.Read More
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has released the operational guidelines for proposed National Central Switch (NCS) for all card and electronic funds transfer transactions in the country, giving all switching companies in the country till July 30th to connect to it.Read More
The President of Cashew Nuts Association of Nigeria (CNAN), Mr Tunji Owoeye have urged the CBN to properly supervised the disbursement of the N200 billion grant for commercial farming to meet the desire impact.Read More
THE United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and major stakeholders in the Agriculture sector yesterday urged the Federal government to as a matter of urgency bring up modalities that would increase the competitiveness of agro business especially in the face of the present global economic meltdown.Read More
If the world soccer body (FIFA) will pick Ijebu Ode as one of the host centres for the upcoming FIFA under 17 world cup that the country is billed to host later in the year based on the hotels available, then the city is as good as having it.Read More