Skye Bank, travel agencies partner on financing
AS part of its commitment to make vacation and other forms of travel pleasant, affordable and easy, Skye Bank Plc has partnership with some leading travel agencies by providing travel financing.
Firm tasks business operators on accurate tax assessment
KPMG Professional Services has stressed the need for companies in Nigeria to ascertain to a reasonable degree the amount of tax arising from their business operations in order to ensure optimisation, improve performance and create shareholder value.
Stanbic IBTC launches two-month loyalty promo
STANBIC IBTC Bank has launched a two-month nationwide loyalty campaign in which both existing and prospective customers are offered new opportunities, as well as valuable gifts for patronage.
Travelex pledges support for CBN’s forex transactions rule
TRAVELEX, one of the world’s largest providers of airport and passenger terminal currency exchange, said it is in support of the use of Bank Verification Number as requisite for foreign exchange transactions.
OSIRS intensifies revenue drive, sanctions firms
OSUN State Internal Revenue Service (OSIRS) on Tuesday shut five federal establishments in the state for defaulting in payment of taxes to the state to the tune of N219.9 million.
Enforcing forex rules on BDCs with BVN
The newly initiated BVN-for-foreign exchange transactions’ rule seems to be the much-needed silver bullet to enthrone a regime of sanity, transparency and compliance to rules in the Bureaux De Change segment. CHIJIOKE NELSON writes on the initial results few days after enforcement. The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), in just a few days to the…
BVN: Nigerians In The Diaspora Were Not Considered, Says Okoli
DESPITE the decision of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to extend the timeline for Nigerian bank customers in the Diaspora to enroll for their Bank Verification Numbers (BVN) to January 31, 2016, indications have emerged that such customers feel not carried along in the exercise.
Renewed agitation for whistle-blowing, currency stability
THE need to enthrone a regime of disclosure, ensure transparency and integrity in public finance, accountants and financial experts said time is fast running out in taking a concrete step towards whistle-blowing initiative
Bank directors organise business forum
THE Bank Directors Association of Nigeria (BDAN) is organising a business forum to discuss key issues facing the Nigerian banking industry.