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BPE Delists Grand Hotel Kano From Routine Monitoring

The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) on Thursday stated that it had delisted Grand Central Hotel, Kano from its routine monitoring activities following the hospitality industry player’s fulfillment of all covenants stipulated in the Share Sale and Purchase Agreement (SSAP). The delisting ceremony, which was performed in the Bureau’s headquarters in Abuja on Wednesday, was […]

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Brexit: European Parliament Ratifies EU-UK Trade Pact

The European Parliament on Wednesday ratified the post-Brexit EU-UK Trade and Co-operation Agreement (TCA) in a strategic move to ensure that tariff and quota free trading regime continues among the countries. The trade deal has been operating provisionally since January until late Tuesday, the MEPs voted in favour of the ratification by 660 votes to […]

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Okonjo-Iweala Resumes As New WTO Director General

Nigeria’s former Finance Minister and Supervisory Minister for Economy, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, on Monday resumed as the new Director General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) at the organisation’s headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. Okonjo-Iweala thus becomes the first woman and first African to head the global trade body. Hope that the Nigerian former minister would […]

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INFINOX Boss Canvasses 8-Point Tips For Profitable Online Trading

As the economic uncertainty associated with the COVID-19 pandemic across the global economic space continues to mount, the Regional Director at INFINOX, a globally-recognised and award winning FX and CFD broker, Dany Mawas, has canvassed 8-point options for online traders to consider in choosing their brokers in order to achieve effective and profitable online trade […]

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NAFDAC Threatens To Sanction Fraudulent Clearing Agents, Importers

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) at the weekend cautioned all clearing agents and importers circumventing guidelines on the importation of food and drugs through the nation’s ports to immediately desist or face the full weight of the law for such despicable economic sabotage acts. The Director General of NAFDAC, […]

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LCCI Congratulates Okonjo-Iweala, Sets Agenda For Nigeria’s Govt

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has congratulated Dr (Mrs.) Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, on her appointment as the Director General of the World Trade Organization (WTO), being the first female and first African to head the WTO since its formation in 1995. This is even as the OPS group noted that transforming her appointment […]

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Centurion Plus Launches AfCFTA Impact Report

With the commencement of the implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) pact effective Jaunary this year,, the Tax and Investment Desk of Centurion Plus has launched the AfCFTA Impact Report. The report is published to provide critical business impact assessment, especially for multinational companies and investors conducting business in Africa under AfCFTA […]

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Okonjo-Iweala Set To Become WTO’s Director General

After several months of political maneuvering by the ousted U.S President, Donald Trump, to stall Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala’s ambition of becoming the next Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), the coast now appears clear for the Nigeria’s ex-finance Minister to get the job. A news report by Bloomberg at the weekend indicated that Okonjo-Iweala’s […]

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NACCIMA, NAFDAC To Collaborate On Food, Drug Standardization

The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA), has met with the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) with a view to jointly working together to tackle the menace of sub-standard products in the country. Speaking during the virtual meeting, the Director General of the NACCIMA, Ambassador […]

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Jumia’s Stock Price Rose By Over 1000% In 2020

Jumia Technologies’ stock was among the most sought by investors in the technology sector of equity markets in 2020 and is likely to sustain the momentum through 2021 and beyond, research findings have indicated. According to the research data analyzed and published by Sijoitusrahastot, the company’s share price grew by over 1000% in 2020. An […]