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South Africa May Revise Tax Targets Upward For Budget Efficiency

There are strong indications that South Africa may be compelled to revise its tax targets upwards as experts foresee the country’s budget shortfall accentuating for a second consecutive year. According to the median estimate of 13 economists in a Bloomberg Survey , South Africa’s budget deficit is projected to reach 11% of gross domestic product […]

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Online Trading: INFINOX Boss Lists Criteria For Choosing Brokers

As public participation in online trading continues to accelerate at unprecedented levels since 2020, the Regional Director at INFINOX, a leading CFD trading broker with international presence and market expertise, Dany Mawas, has advised online traders, particularly the new entrants into the technology-driven trading space, to look for critical capacities and antecedents in brokerage partners […]

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Global Music Production Software Market To Hit $12.1Bn By 2027 – Report

Despite the ravaging impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic across the global economies, the global market for Music Production Software has been projected to reach $12.1 billion by 2027, from the estimated $3.2 billion value in 2020. The projection is contained in the report “Global Music Production Software Industry announced by “Reportlinker.com today. According to the […]

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How Finance Act 2020 Tax Exemptions Can Benefit Nigeria – CSEA

The Centre for the Study of Economies of Africa (CSEA), a leading economic research organization, has listed some steps for government to take in order to translate the humongous tax incentives provided in the Finance Act 2020 for businesses to national economic benefits. Researchers at the Centre, in the just published Nigeria Economic Update 1 […]

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How To Enhance Nigeria’s Fiscal System, Revenue Accruals – Adesina

The President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, has charted a multi-pronged approach to Nigeria’s fiscal efficiency, particularly on the tax collection component, as a strategic step towards growing non-oil tax revenue for the country’s sustainable development. The development finance expert listed the several fiscal measures requiring urgent adoption by the government […]

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Buhari Orders MDAs, OPS To Grant FIRS Access For Tax Assessment

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday directed ministries, departments, agencies (MDAs) and businesses to grant access to the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) to their systems for the purposes of tax collection nationwide. President Buhari issued the mandate on Thursday while delivering his address as the Special Guest of Honour at the First Annual National Tax […]

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AfDB, EIB Seal Pact On Investment Priorities For Africa

The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the European Investment Bank (EIB) today signed a joint partnership action plan highlighting their strengthened cooperation and mutual development priorities and a strong shared emphasis on boosting public and private sector investment in Africa. A news report circulated on behalf of the development finance institutions by African Press Organisation […]

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CISLAC’s Boss At Biden’s Swearing In, Tasks Him On Graft, Human Rights

The Executive Director of the Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC), Comrade Auwal Musa Rafsanjani, is among international dignitaries attending the swearing in ceremony today of the United States of America’s President-elect, Joe Biden, at the Capitol, Washington D.C In a statement made available to the media from the United States, Comrade Rafsanjani called on […]

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Finance, Aviation Ministries Begin Ex-Nigeria Airways Workers’ Verification

The Presidential Initiative on Continuous Audit, (PICA) in the Federal Ministry of Finance, in conjunction with the Ministry of Aviation, have commenced a mop up verification exercise for ex- workers of Nigeria Airways Limited (In Liquidation). A statement by the Director of Press in the Finance Ministry, Mr Hassan Dodo, indicated that the exercise, which […]