Barton Heyman

October 11, 2017

Nigeria Update: Depressed disposable income shifting consumer spending to foods

Although latest indicators showed that the nation’s inflation rate is easing, local manufacturers like PZ Cussons Nigeria Plc have attributed the shifting spending on food and […]
October 11, 2017

World Update: Asia markets mostly up, North Korea missile fears ease

South Korean and Japanese traders sent shares rallying Tuesday as they returned from a long weekend while most other markets tacked on gains despite a soft […]
October 10, 2017

World News: Most Asia markets climb despite softer Wall Street close; yuan strengthens

Most Asian shares closed higher on Tuesday as markets shrugged off the softer close on Wall Street. Japan’s Nikkei 225 rose 0.64 percent, or 132.8 points, to close […]
October 10, 2017

Africa Update: Ghana’s borrowings from capital market to reach $16 billion by December

Government borrowings for the year would reach ¢72 billion by December, a release of the calendar covering the country’s borrowings through treasury bills and bonds for the last […]