APRIL 13th, 2017
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2017 budget: FG to delay green bond sale
The Federal Government will delay the issuance of green bond until the 2017 budget has been passed, the Minister of State for Environment, Ibrahim Jibril, has said.
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FG Woos Japanese Investors With ‘Special’ Economic Zones
Abuja (Sundiata Post) — The Federal Government has invited Japanese companies to take advantage of the various business opportunities that will be presented by the Special Economic Zones being established in various parts of the country.
MARCH 28th, 2017
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National Assembly may pass 2017 budget before May
The 2017 Appropriation Bill may be passed before May 2017.Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriation, Senator Danjuma Goje, who disclosed this yesterday warned heads of Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to desist from the practice of “mopping up” of funds at the end of March, 2017
MARCH 27th, 2017
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Despite recession companies’ revenue up 15.8% to N4.4 trn
Despite the unfavourable operating environ-ment and the economic headwinds experienced in 2016, the first batch of audited financial results of companies quoted on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, across the sub sectors recorded about N4.4 trillion revenue during the year, representing a significant increase of N571 billion or 15.8 per cent from N3.8 trillion in 2015.
MARCH 24th, 2017
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BUILDING A COMPETITIVE ECONOMY FOR THE FUTURE: GUEST COLUMNIST: UDOMA UDO UDOMA
Nigeria’s GDP performance improved slightly in the 4th quarter of 2016 and showed us a route to recovery. The current recession has affected all of us. But the root causes of it are deep, and they must be addressed if we are to build a more sustainable and competitive economy. We must understand the causes of our economic malaise in order to implement solutions that are sustainable.
MARCH 22nd, 2017
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CBN SAYS BANKS BECOMING LESS RESILIENT, RETAINS KEY RATES
The Monetary Policy Committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria on Tuesday said that the adverse macroeconomic environment, which had led to massive job losses and declining profitability, was making the banking sector less resilient.
MARCH 21st, 2017
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ECONOMIC RECOVERY PLAN CAN’T WORK WITHOUT COLLECTIVE EFFORT – UDOMA
In the report, the Minister of Budget and National Planning , Senator Udoma Udo Udoma has stated that the well-conceived National Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) will be a mirage without the maximum cooperation and understanding between Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) on one hand and, and sustained synergy between the public and private sectors.