Economy

May 9, 2018

World Update: Strong trade growth in 2018 rests on policy choices, says WTO

World merchandise trade growth is expected to remain strong in 2018 and 2019 after posting its largest increase in six years in 2017, but continued expansion […]
May 4, 2018

Nigeria Update: Nigeria, China sign currency swap deal

China’s central bank said Thursday that it has inked a currency swap agreement with its counterpart in Nigeria. The agreement will allow the two sides to […]
May 4, 2018

Nigeria Update: Amid increase in oil prices, Oando posts N4.2b PAT in Q1 2018

Indigenious oil company, Oando PLC has registered yet another win with the publication of N4.2 billion profit-after-tax (PAT) in its Q1 2018 results, despite the ongoing […]
April 27, 2018

Nigeria Update: World Bank Group’s shareholders okay $13b for subsidiaries

A fresh hope of more development financing for middle and lower income countries, including Nigeria, has been raised, as the World Bank Group’s shareholders overwhelmingly approved […]