Economy

October 26, 2017

World Update: Singapore ranked country with world’s most powerful passport

Tiny Singapore now has the world’s most powerful passport, according to a new ranking, with its citizens able to travel to the greatest number of countries […]
October 26, 2017

Africa Update: SA’s 27% unemployment tops spending priorities-MTBPS

Job creation, which has escalated to an alarming all-time high of 27 per cent, and small business development top the list of South Africa’s spending priorities. […]
October 26, 2017

Africa Update: West African leaders plan shared currency by 2020

A group of four West African presidents said on Tuesday they planned steps to accelerate the creation of a shared currency for the 15-country ECOWAS bloc […]
October 26, 2017

Nigeria Update: Transcorp records N8.2b profit in Q3

Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc (Transcorp) has posted a group profit after tax of N8.2 billion in third quarter (Q3) operations, representing 158 per cent rise […]