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NSE Market Capitalisation Loses N428 Billion to Profit TakingActivities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Tuesday resumed after the pu
NSE Market Capitalisation Loses N428 Billion to Profit Taking
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Activities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Tuesday resumed after the public holiday to mark Democracy Day on a downward trend with the market capitalisation, shedding N428 billion to profit taking. The market capitalisation which opened for... Read more
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Osinbajo, Dangote Lead Discussion On Capital Market LegislationVice-President Yemi Osinbajo would on June 6 lead discussion on ways to realise
Osinbajo, Dangote Lead Discussion On Capital Market Legislation
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Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo would on June 6 lead discussion on ways to realise full potential of Nigeria's economy through better legislation for the capital market in the country. Dangote Group President, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, is expected as... Read more
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Equities Market Loses N1.7 Trillion in One Year Under BuhariAs the nation celebrates the first anniversary of President Muhammadu Buhari's
Equities Market Loses N1.7 Trillion in One Year Under Buhari
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As the nation celebrates the first anniversary of President Muhammadu Buhari's administration, the Nigerian equities market has lost N1.733 trillion THISDAY checks have shown. Buhari was sworn in on May 29, 2015 and stakeholders have been assessing... Read more
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Surging growth helps India retain fastest growing economy tagIndia's growth has overtaken that of fellow Asian giant China, which grew 6.7 p
Surging growth helps India retain fastest growing economy tag
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India's growth has overtaken that of fellow Asian giant China, which grew 6.7 per cent in the March quarter. New Delhi: India gathered momentum from January to March to extend its lead as the world's fastest growing large economy, helping Prime... Read more
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Wema Bank Renews Promise On Financial LiteracyWema Bank Plc has identified the need to promote financial literacy among paren
Wema Bank Renews Promise On Financial Literacy
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Wema Bank Plc has identified the need to promote financial literacy among parents and children in the country. The management of the bank stated this during this year's Children's Day celebration when the bank hosted pupils from Taadel Primary School... Read more
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Jaiz Bank Posts N794.2 Million Profit, Appoints New MDAbuja — Jaiz Bank Plc on Tuesday declared a profit after tax (PAT) of N794.2 mi
Jaiz Bank Posts N794.2 Million Profit, Appoints New MD
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Abuja — Jaiz Bank Plc on Tuesday declared a profit after tax (PAT) of N794.2 million the for 2015 financial year, representing an increase of 576 percent when compared with N126.8 million recorded in the previous year. Chairman, Jaiz Bank, Alhaji... Read more
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Kano to Commercialise Its Justice System - Gov GandujeKano State governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has said that his administratio
Kano to Commercialise Its Justice System - Gov Ganduje
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Kano State governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has said that his administration will soon commercialise the state justice system as part of its resolve to increase internally revenue generation (IGR). Responding to the questions from newsmen during... Read more
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Buhari to CBN - No Objection to Flexible Exchange RateBy Bolaji Adebiyi, James Emejo, David-Chyddy Eleke with Agency Report Faced wi
Buhari to CBN - No Objection to Flexible Exchange Rate
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By Bolaji Adebiyi, James Emejo, David-Chyddy Eleke with Agency Report Faced with an economy nearing recession and inflation at the highest in almost six years, President Muhammadu Buhari has backed down on his refusal to allow the naira to... Read more
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Reps Query Company's Acquisition of 289 Hectares in FCTThe House of Representatives on Tuesday queried the legality of Abuja Investmen
Reps Query Company's Acquisition of 289 Hectares in FCT
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The House of Representatives on Tuesday queried the legality of Abuja Investment Company Limited (AICL) to possess 289 hectares under the land swap programme in the FCT. Rep. Heman Hembe, (APC - Benue), the Chairman, House Committee on FCT, said the... Read more
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Enugu Residents Decry High Rate of Fraud From ATMsSome residents in Enugu have decried increasing fraudulent activities through t
Enugu Residents Decry High Rate of Fraud From ATMs
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Some residents in Enugu have decried increasing fraudulent activities through the use of Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) in the state. The residents, who spoke to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu on Tuesday, said that they were defrauded... Read more
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ICT Among Key Deliberations During South Korea's State Visit to KenyaH.E. Park Geun-hye President of South Korea and President Uhuru Kenyatta have t
ICT Among Key Deliberations During South Korea's State Visit to Kenya
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H.E. Park Geun-hye President of South Korea and President Uhuru Kenyatta have this afternoon led delegations in bilateral talks at State House. According to President Uhuru Kenyatta's Facebook page, the deliberations focused on consolidating... Read more
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As Sirika Unfolds Vision for Nigerian AviationSenator Hadi Sirika, the Honourable Minister of State, Aviation has unfolded th
As Sirika Unfolds Vision for Nigerian Aviation
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Senator Hadi Sirika, the Honourable Minister of State, Aviation has unfolded the vision and strategies of the President Mohammad Buhari administration for achieving a quantum leap forward for the Nigerian Aviation industry. First, he made it clear... Read more
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Local Economists Tipped On Data UseLocal economists and statisticians have been urged to embrace modern technologi
Local Economists Tipped On Data Use
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Local economists and statisticians have been urged to embrace modern technologies to enhance accuracy in data collection, interpretation and analysis. This was revealed during a public lecture in Kigali organised by Economic Policy Research Network... Read more
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Bechtel Announces Executive Leadership ChangesReston, Virginia — - Names new Vice-Chairman, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), an
Bechtel Announces Executive Leadership Changes
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Reston, Virginia — - Names new Vice-Chairman, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), and President & Chief Operating Officer (COO) - Brendan Bechtel to Become Fifth-Generation Family Member to Lead the Company Bechtel, one of the world's leading... Read more
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Banks to Lower 'Punitive' ChargesBy Happiness Zengeni and Tinashe Makichi BANKS have admitted that banking char
Banks to Lower 'Punitive' Charges
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By Happiness Zengeni and Tinashe Makichi BANKS have admitted that banking charges currently prevailing are punitive on depositors and will immediately start conversations around lowering them while Steward Bank will with effect from today halve the... Read more
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Innovating, Adapting to a Cashless FutureBy Christopher Farai Charamba The old adage states that necessity is the mothe
Innovating, Adapting to a Cashless Future
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By Christopher Farai Charamba The old adage states that necessity is the mother of invention. Rockefeller as the world's leading entrepreneur did not want to lose his place with the birth of new technology. He was forced to reinvent his business in... Read more
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ZB Cautious About Mozambique VentureZB Holdings has obtained all the requisite regulatory approvals to start a rein
ZB Cautious About Mozambique Venture
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ZB Holdings has obtained all the requisite regulatory approvals to start a reinsurance business unit in Mozambique, but the group is taking a measured approach to the expansion. Group chief executive officer Ron Mutandagayi said recent developments... Read more
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Level Mobile Playing Field - EconetBy Happiness Zengeni and Conrad Mwanawashe ZIMBABWE'S largest telecommunicatio
Level Mobile Playing Field - Econet
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By Happiness Zengeni and Conrad Mwanawashe ZIMBABWE'S largest telecommunications provider, Econet Wireless Zimbabwe, says Government should level the playing field in the mobile services sector to ensure that players grow their businesses and in... Read more
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Zimbabwe to Launch Trade Information PortalIndustry and Commerce Minister Mike Bimha is set to officially launch Zimbabwe'
Zimbabwe to Launch Trade Information Portal
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Industry and Commerce Minister Mike Bimha is set to officially launch Zimbabwe's first ever Trade Information Portal (TIP) early next month. The Portal was developed under the EU-funded Trade and Private Sector Development Programme (TPSDP), which is... Read more
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Stanchart in Mobile Banking VentureSTANDARD Chartered Bank is launching its newest mobile and online banking platf
Stanchart in Mobile Banking Venture
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STANDARD Chartered Bank is launching its newest mobile and online banking platform to one million clients across eight African markets, including Zimbabwe, the most extensive digital rollout of its kind in Africa by an international bank. Supported... Read more
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How Come Our Government Doesn't Get This?THERE is no need to be a Nobel Prize economist to decipher that the economic pa
How Come Our Government Doesn't Get This?
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THERE is no need to be a Nobel Prize economist to decipher that the economic pains ghost of 2008 is reincarnating at alarming speed. It equally doesn't need a prophetic calling to decipher that we are now on a downward spiral into an economic abyss... Read more
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Recognising Centrality of Informal SectorThe informal sector plays an important but sometimes a controversial role in th
Recognising Centrality of Informal Sector
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The informal sector plays an important but sometimes a controversial role in the country's economy. It provides jobs and reduces unemployment and underemployment, but in many employees receive low pay while job security is poor or non-existent. It... Read more
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Cash Crisis - Save Our Souls, Comrades!It is in the interest of the ruling party and Government to make sure anything
Cash Crisis - Save Our Souls, Comrades!
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It is in the interest of the ruling party and Government to make sure anything that undermines national confidence and happiness is stopped. An incident happened in one bank over the weekend that were it not so tragic, it would have been comic. It... Read more
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Industries Set to Propel GrowthPresident John Magufuli wants the manufacturing sector to control a lion's shar
Industries Set to Propel Growth
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President John Magufuli wants the manufacturing sector to control a lion's share of workable population and contribution to the economy in the next four years. He said in Dar es Salaam yesterday that his government is rallying behind the... Read more
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Pre-Paid Visa Card Launched to Boost Cash-Less TransactionsRegenc Innovation Solution and UBA Tanzania yesterday signed a Memorandum of Un
Pre-Paid Visa Card Launched to Boost Cash-Less Transactions
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Regenc Innovation Solution and UBA Tanzania yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to offer pre-paid visa cards throughout Africa starting with Tanzania. This was announced in Dar es Salaam yesterday by Regency Innovation Solutions... Read more
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Sirtex shares dive on lower sales forecastShares in cancer treatment developer Sirtex Medical have plunged after it downg
Sirtex shares dive on lower sales forecast
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Shares in cancer treatment developer Sirtex Medical have plunged after it downgraded its sales forecasts. The company expects sales of its lead product, SIR-Spheres Y-90 resin microspheres, to rise by between 15 and 17 per cent in the 2015/16... Read more
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Senate Slams Fashola Over Poor Power SupplyBy Chineme Okafor and Omololu Ogunmade Abuja — The Joint Senate Committee on P
Senate Slams Fashola Over Poor Power Supply
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By Chineme Okafor and Omololu Ogunmade Abuja — The Joint Senate Committee on Power, Employment, Labour and Productivity Tuesday lamented the deplorable state of power supply in the country and told the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr.... Read more
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Tanzania Keen On Diplomacy to Boost National EconomyMinister for Foreign Affairs, East Africa and Regional Cooperation, Dr Augustin
Tanzania Keen On Diplomacy to Boost National Economy
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Minister for Foreign Affairs, East Africa and Regional Cooperation, Dr Augustine Mahiga. The government will continue to pursue sustainable economic diplomacy to boost the national economy, the Minister for Foreign Affairs, East Africa and Regional... Read more
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Special Bank to Boost Industrialisation in the OffingThe government has started the process of establishing an industrial developmen
Special Bank to Boost Industrialisation in the Offing
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The government has started the process of establishing an industrial development bank in a bid to accelerate industrialisation in the country, President John Magufuli has said. Speaking at the President's Manufacturer of the Year Awards (PMAYA) for... Read more
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IPMAN, Star Petroleum Sign 5-Year Petrol Supply DealThe recent partial deregulation of the downstream sector by the federal governm
IPMAN, Star Petroleum Sign 5-Year Petrol Supply Deal
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The recent partial deregulation of the downstream sector by the federal government is beginning to take a positive effect as the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has expanded its mode of service delivery of petroleum... Read more
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