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Sunday, February 25, 2024

Economy

February 24, 2024

Egypt sells Ras al-Hikma peninsula to UAE for $150 billion investment to aid economy

Ras al-Hikma peninsula, located west of Alexandria and northwest of Cairo, will be transformed into a mega resort with an in-built airport.

An aerial view of a luxury hotel complex in Sharm el-Sheikh
February 24, 2024

Qatar rejects Tinubu’s visitation request for business parley

“The State of Qatar will be hosting a web summit during the suggested period.’’

President Tnubu
February 24, 2024

CBN issues regulatory, supervisory guidelines for BDCs, stakeholders

“The guidelines significantly enhance the regulatory framework for the operations of Bureau De Change,’’

Olayemi Cardoso
February 24, 2024

Group urges NASS to probe spending of $3.4 billion IMF loan

“Nigeria should adopt a comprehensive approach to taxation.’’

International Monetary Fund
February 23, 2024

Multiple taxation, epileptic power supply crippling our businesses: Enugu Hotel Owners

They noted that doing hotel business in the state was no longer as fruitful as it used to be.

Peter Mbah
February 23, 2024

‘There’s trouble in Nigeria’; Tinubu should quickly address hunger, insecurity: Anglican bishop 

The bishop told Mr Tinubu that there was “trouble in the land”, noting that time was already behind him.

President Bola Tinubu (Credit: Presidency)
February 23, 2024

Economic hardship becoming unbearable for Nigerians: SSANU

He noted that the current economic hardship and heightened insecurity in the country were becoming unbearable for citizens.

Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU)
February 23, 2024

Vietnam’s fruit, vegetable exports expected to reach $6.5 billion in 2024

Mr Phuc predicted that the exports would set a new record high, with the value exceeding $6 billion or even $7 billion.

Durians
February 23, 2024

‘Garri now main meal’; ‘God’s grace sufficient’, Nigerians say amid rising hunger

As the nation’s economic hardship bites unrelentingly, Nigerians are devising different ‘structural adjustment strategies’ to keep body and soul together.

Foodstuffs
February 23, 2024

NIM, SMEDAN partner to boost MSMEs operations, human capital development

NIM) says it will deepen its partnership with the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN).

Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM) and Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN)