CBN to review bank charges, as official-parallel forex rates remain wide
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is on the verge of reviewing the Guide to Bank Charges, as it has already requested banks and other financial institutions to forward their respective lists of products and services as at March 31, 2013, which were not covered in the extant guide.
Group flays violation of budget report by BOF
The Centre for Social Justice (CSJ), a civil society group, has raised the alarm over the absence of budget implementation report since the second half of 2014, which is due every quarter by the Budget Office of the Federation (BOF). Besides, the group noted that the violation has been extended to the 2014 financial…
Investment fora as vehicles for diversification agenda
The nearly 60 per cent sharp fall in the international price of crude oil is no longer a folktale, especially with its terrible pangs on the sub-national governments’ economies. In fact, the development marked the beginning of their current excuses for the huge unpaid salaries. For forward looking and thinking states, retooling their respective revenue…
X3M Ideas @ Three: Breaking New Grounds In Corporate Citizenship
THE current business climate globally makes it foolhardy for any company to simply be in business solely for the sake of making profit. This is more so when current levels of competition allow customers to make decisions based on how much good a corporation is doing beyond the workplace and how they are positively impacting their community.
‘How Ogun Can Tap Into Housing Deficit In Lagos To Boost Economy’
Ogun State is blessed with vast array of land with limited opportunities for accommodation seekers from Lagos State. What do you think the state can do boost its economy while satisfying the yearnings of accommodation seekers? OGUN State indeed has a lot of land.
FirstBank, Freedom Park partner to boost creative industry
First Bank of Nigeria Limited said its commitment to the promotion of the creative arts through its initiative First@arts.The bank developed the initiative through a strategic partnership with Lork Enterprise LLP, managers of Freedom Park, British Council, and Ebony Life Television.
PTAD vows to regularise payments of pensioners
The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) said that it is determined to end the sufferings of pensioners, as well as regularise their payments through the nationwide verification exercise.
Skye Bank’s training school graduates 62
No fewer than 62 graduates taken to the Skye Business School have now joined the work office of Skye Bank Plc, after the necessary basic banking training programme. The graduates, who are fresh from various universities with diverse academic backgrounds and impressive academic records, have just completed an intensive seven-week rigorous and thorough academic programme…
Guinness Nigeria: Expanding Brand Equity With CSR Projects
WHEN the list of companies in Nigeria that understand the place of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in business growth and development is being compiled, Guinness Nigeria Plc will surely be among the top-of-the-ladder contestants.
Shippers’ Council: ‘CTN Comes With No Cost To The Economy, Importers’
FOLLOWING fears by shippers and freight forwarders that the planned re-introduction of advanced cargo information system, otherwise known as Cargo Tracking Note (CTN
Access Bank unveils new initiative for women
Access Bank has unveiled a new initiative tagged: “Women! Let’s save promo”, specifically targeted at encouraging women to save, with rewards developing savings habit. The promo, which kicked off on August 3, 2015, will last till November 30, 2015 and designed to spawn consciousness of Access Bank’s female customers and the Nigerian woman, on the…