The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) is wooing the Federal Government to revive the pre/post budget dinner it used to have with the organised private sector in years past.Read More
The Nigerian-British Chamber of Commerce of Commerce (NBCC) has said that the presence of the National Environmental Standards Enforcement Agency (NESREA) at the nationâ€™s ports is counter-productive as it has added to the ordeals clearing goods at the ports.Read More
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the Bank of Finland have signed an agreement to provide IMF with up to â‚¬1.3bn (about $1.7bn).Read More
Royal Exchange General Insurance Company Limited (REGIC) has completed a N3.8billion insurance claim payout to Nigeria Bottling Company (NBC) in respect of the fire disaster which engulfed the Benin factory of NBC in December 2008.Read More
The Managing Director of First Securities Discount House (FSDH) Limited, Mr. Rilwan Belo-Osagie, has declared that a deepening of the countryâ€™s bond market would address the issue of the elitist posture of the market and would give retail investors the opportunity to invest and enjoy the numerous benefits associated with investing in bonds.Read More
Unity Bank Plc has announced its plans to raise N24 billion from the Nigerian capital market through a rights issue that is scheduled to commenced within the next couple of weeks.Read More
Access Bank Plc, in furtherance of its commitment to environmental and societal well-being, has donated a refurbished block of class rooms to the pupils and staff of Herbert Macaulay Girls Senior High School, Yaba.Read More
World trade volumes continued to recover in the early part of this year, rising 5.3 per cent in the three months till the end of February over the previous three months, the Dutch CPB institute said.Read More
The National Board for Technology Incubation (NBTI) and the National Universities Commission (NUC) have signed a memorandum of understanding to develop an entrepreneurship education curriculum in Nigerian universities aimed at cultivating a durable culture of entrepreneurship in higher institutions of learning in an effort to bolster the countryâ€™s economy towards 2020.Read More
The Entrepreneurship Development Centre (EDC) said it had trained 9,000 persons since the inception of its training programme on April 1, 2008. The Project Coordinator of the centre, Dr Olumide Ajayi, made this know in an interview with to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Tuesday.Read More
The naira further depreciated by five kobo at the official segment on Wednesday due to nine per cent upsurge in demand.Read More
The Central Bank of Nigeria yesterday said it did not ban the use of banksâ€™ shares as collateral for lending.
Similarly, the Nigeria Stock Exchange assured investors that banksâ€™ shares can be used to secure loans from any bank.
A group of micro- finance institutions, comprising microfinance banks, co-operative societies and NGOs, has come together to seek funds for the survival of the microfinance sector.Read More
PayLid.com, the fastest growing online money transfer service to Africa, has announced the launch of money transfer service to Nigeria, Africaâ€™s biggest market.Read More
A clergyman, Ven. Samuel Isemede, has urged the Nigerian Institute of Architects (NIA) to persuade those in authority to evolve a viable mortgage institution.Read More