First Bank recommits to customers’ satisfaction with online presence
The Group Head Marketing and Corporate Communications, FBN, Folake Ani-Mumuney, commenting on the new domain platform said the brand new, responsive and feature-rich website is built for the digital age.
Power sector loses N1.43 billion in one day to gas, grid constraints
The power sector is said to have lost about N1.43 billion to constraints associated with grid and gas in one day (June 17, 2017), according to statistics released...
Access Bank, others as key partners to construction Industry
The construction sector has been a very significant contributor to Nigeria’s GDP, adding as much as 3% to national output. Although the sector has been severely affected by macro-economic headwinds...
Japan stocks jump on weak yen but Asia markets sink
Tokyo's Nikkei rallied Tuesday as the dollar extended gains against the yen on fresh indications the Federal Reserve will lift interest rates again this year, while technology firms tracked a sector rebound on Wall Street.
Subscribers groan as unsolicited SMS persists
There appears to be no respite for telecommunications consumers in Nigeria, as the menace of unsolicited Short Message Service (SMS) persist.Consumers are complaining of increase in the rate at which unsolicited SMS’ flood their mobile phones on a daily basis, describing it as ‘alarming.’
SON intercepts over N8 billion counterfeited cables in Lagos
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has evacuated substandard locally cloned cables worth over N8 billion in two warehouses in Ajagbandi area in Lagos State as part of moves to prevent the cables from getting into the market.
Nigeria records positive current account balance of N823 billion
The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), which made the disclosure in its 2017 Annual Statistics released recently, showed that OPEC countries recorded a collective current account deficit of $43.740 million during the period under review.
‘Stakeholders must position retail as next economic driver’
The experts, who gathered at the fourth edition of the Retail Leaders Conference in Lagos, insisted that a plethora of challenges have continued to cripple the growth of the sector thereby limiting projected opportunities, particularly in the areas of job creation and economic benefits.
CIBN, experts sue for integration in economic policy
The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN), has said that national integration and citizenship are important tools for effective economic policy and processes.
NACC becomes recognised AGOA Trade Resource Centre
The chamber, which has the mandate of promoting trade and commerce between Nigeria and America, said it also signed pacts with the USAID/West Africa Trade and Investment Hub (WATIH) in order to boost Nigeria’s share of world trade.