Barton Heyman

September 7, 2017

Africa Update: South Africa moves out of recession with 2.5 pct growth

South Africa’s economy has moved out of a recession with its Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growing by 2.5 percent in the second quarter of the current […]
September 7, 2017

Africa Update: India invests $10b in Africa as Nigeria seeks ICT growth

Through the Indo-Africa trade arrangement, India has facilitated an investment worth about $10 billion to the African Continent in the last few years. According to the […]
September 7, 2017

World Update: Most Asian indexes close down as North Korea tensions simmer

Stocks in Asia declined on Wednesday, following the fall on Wall Street, as investors remained jittery about North Korea. Japan’s Nikkei 225 edged down 0.14 percent, or 27.84 points, […]
September 7, 2017

Nigeria Update: Guinness, Redstar others lift NSE’s indices by N71b

Following price gains recorded by most blue chip companies, during transactions on the trading floor, the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) closed in an upbeat yesterday, as […]