Barton Heyman

July 30, 2018

Africa Update: Chinese investors plan $10bn metallurgical complex for SA

JOHANNESBURG, July 27 (Reuters) – Chinese investors signed agreements to build a $10 billion metallurgical complex in South Africa during President Xi Jinping’s state visit this […]
July 30, 2018

Nigeria Update: FCMB Group posts N7b half-year profit

FCMB Group Plc recorded a profit before tax (PBT) of N7.1 billion for the six-months ended 30 June 2018, representing 86 per cent increase from N3.8 […]
July 27, 2018

World Update: IMF warns China against aggressive economic stimulus

China must resist taking aggressive stimulus steps as it navigates troubled economic waters as they could add to excessive debt levels leading to an “abrupt adjustment”, […]
July 27, 2018

Nigeria Update: NNPC calls for renewable energy revolution to end fossil fuel

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in Abuja on Wednesday said the world needs a clean energy revolution in order to break its inordinate dependence on […]