Barton Heyman

September 22, 2017

World Update: Trump says US to target firms doing business with North Korea

US President Donald Trump on Thursday paved the way for sanctions against foreign companies doing business with North Korea, a dramatic ratcheting up of pressure on […]
September 22, 2017

Nigeria Update: ‘Poor World Bank ranking on Nigeria discouraging investments’

As part of contributions to reduce the many challenges facing the realestate financing in the country, the Central Bank of Nigeria [CBN] has said the poor […]
September 22, 2017

Nigeria Update: NSE’s market capitalisation plummets by N6billion

The bulls lost their grip to the bears, as transactions on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) closed on a downturn yesterday, occasions by […]
September 22, 2017

Africa Update: S.African c.bank defies expectations by keeping rates at 6.75%

South Africa’s central bank kept its benchmark repo rate at 6.75 percent on Thursday, defying expectations of a cut based on easing inflation pressures and a […]