Economy

November 7, 2017

Nigeria Update: Nigeria, others need $2.5tr investments to achieve global competitiveness

Participants at a High Level Policy and Private Sector Trade and Investment Facilitation Partnership Forum, have reiterated the need to attract over $2.5trillion investments yearly across […]
November 7, 2017

World Update: Toyota increases profits, raises full-year forecast

Japanese car giant Toyota Tuesday reported a rise in first-half net profit and raised its forecast for the whole year, citing a cheaper yen and cost-cutting […]
November 6, 2017

Africa Update: What is fueling Zimbabwe’s record-breaking Bitcoin binge?

The most expensive bitcoin in the world are flying off virtual shelves in Zimbabwe. The price of the digital currency has soared beyond $10,000 over the […]
November 6, 2017

World Update: U.S. unemployment drops to lowest in 17 years

America’s job market got back on its feet in October. The U.S. economy rebounded from the hurricanes and added 261,000 jobs, the best performance of the […]