Category: Economy

 CIN To Hold Virtual Induction and Annual General Meeting Dec 5

Nigeria’s flagship umbrella body for all Compliance Professionals and Practitioners in the country, The Compliance Institute, Nigeria (CIN) is set to hold its 4th Annual induction ceremony on Saturday 5th…

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How Steve Bannon and a Chinese Billionaire Created a Right-Wing Coronavirus Media Sensation

Dr. Li-Meng Yan wanted to remain anonymous. It was mid-January, and Yan, a researcher in Hong Kong, had been hearing rumors about a dangerous new virus in mainland China that…

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Steinhoff Ex-CEO Jooste Fined $9.9m for Insider Deals

Steinhoff International Holdings NV former Chief Executive Officer Markus Jooste has been fined more than 162 million rand ($9.9 million) by a South African regulator for insider trading ahead of the…

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Will Nigerian Airlines Survive?

Since July 8, 2020 when the nation’s airspace was reopened for domestic flight operations, Nigerian airlines have been brainstorming on how to survive when after over three months of lockdown…

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Resurgence of Piracy in the Gulf of Guinea

In January this year when Nigeria was rated number one in pirates attack in the Gulf of Guinea by the International Maritime bureau (IMB), Nigeria stepped up its fight against…

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Senate to investigate gas tanker explosions

The Senate has directed its Committees on Petroleum Downstream, Gas Resources to investigate the remote and immediate causes of gas tanker explosions in parts of the country, with a view…

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China Is Buying Up Record Chunks of Japan’s Debt Mountain

China went on a record-buying spree of Japanese bonds over the summer months, snapping up $20.9 billion of the low-yielding debt to spur talk that it’s diversifying reserves. The 2.2…

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China Is Loading Up a Five-Year Warning Shot to the U.S.

Investors are rooting for industrial companies, but China’s 14th five-year plan could bring a lot more stress to a post-Covid-19 global economy attempting a recovery. The world should watch carefully…

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We’re researching on pollution control in Nigeria, says Minister

  From Adeniyi Ajayi, Abuja The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has said that the ministry is carrying out research on appropriate technologies and effective data collection…

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How Okonjo-Iweala, Myung-hee Made Final Stage

he World Trade Organisation (WTO) yesterday explained that Nigeria’s Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and the Republic of Korea’s Yoo Myung-hee qualified for the final stage in its selection process for its…

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