July 12, 2018

World Update:Trade war: US takes aim at $200 bn in Chinese goods

The United States has escalated a trade war with China, threatening to impose fresh tariffs on another $200 billion in Chinese goods as soon as September, […]
July 12, 2018

Nigeria Update: Austria, Germany, Switzerland foresee more foreign investments in Nigeria

Representatives of Austria, Germany and Switzerland have reiterated commitment to expanding business activities and workforce in Nigeria, following the recent ranking by the World Bank Ease […]
July 12, 2018

Nigeria Update: Capital Bancorp unfolds initiatives to deepen investors’ patronage

Capital Bancorp Plc, has unfolded five strategic initiatives to enhance investors’ seamless transaction in the Nigeria’s capital market, and promote financial inclusion programme.  Besides, the company […]
July 12, 2018

Nigeria Update: Investors’ wealth dips by N142 billion in three trading days

The reign of the bears continued unabated on the trading floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), even as virtually all the highly capitalised stocks joined […]
July 11, 2018

Africa Update: iPhone’s Face ID May Not Recognise You in the Morning

Some iPhone X users have complained on Twitter about Face ID failing to recognise them in the morning. The feature is supposed to account for small […]
July 11, 2018

World Update: May clings to power amid Brexit resignation turmoil

British Prime Minister Theresa May chaired a meeting of her new-look cabinet on Tuesday as she clings to power following the resignation of her foreign and […]
July 11, 2018

Nigeria Update: Firm to expend N98b on boosting local content, human capacity

A Nigerian firm, International Limited, has said it will expend over N98billion ($273million) on strengthening local content and human capacity development in the country, especially in […]
July 11, 2018

Nigeria Update: World Bank, CBN seek new law for model mortgage regime

The World Bank and Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) have initiated collaborations in efforts to review the existing Land Use Act laws and create enabling environment […]
July 11, 2018

Nigeria Update: Stock market index depreciates by 0.6 per cent

Following price losses suffered by many blue-chip stocks, trading on the equity sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) closed on a downturn yesterday, as the […]
July 9, 2018

World Update: Shares in China’s Xiaomi dip on Hong Kong debut

Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi fell on its Hong Kong stock debut Monday, following a long-awaited initial public offering overshadowed by China-US trade tensions and falling global […]