Monday, 25th October 2021
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13 Oct
We all know that Nigeria is Africa’s largest economy, and with a population of 200 million people, one with huge potential for growth. It is, therefore, a country of significant potential for foreign direct investment
24 Aug
Experts have underscored the need for the government to work out modalities on how to accelerate investment in infrastructure through bonds and other activities that would stimulate long-term fundraising from the capital market.
27 Jul
Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has been commended for mobilising indigenes resident abroad and providing the enabling environment for Foreign Direct Investment
21 Jul
Global foreign direct investment (FDI) flows are expected to bottom out in 2021 and recover some lost ground with an increase of 10 per cent to 15 per cent, according to UNCTAD’s latest World Investment Report.
30 Jun
For Nigeria to surmount its liquidity challenges, generate foreign exchange (forex) and remain competitive, there is need to target heavy inflow of foreign direct investment (FDI)
29 Jun
Members of the Senate Committee on Trade and Investment and executives of Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA) have commended Alaro City for the significant Foreign Direct Investment ...
11 Jun
The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) has emphasised the need to embrace and support digital economy, stating that despite the inflow of investment into the sector....
1 Apr
Efforts at attracting the needed Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) to grow the economy may not yield the expected results unless the government and relevant agencies enhance
16 Mar
Global foreign direct investment (FDI) collapsed in 2020, falling 42% from $1.5 trillion in 2019 to an estimated $859 billion, according to the latest UNCTAD Investment Trends Monitor
10 Feb
Financial analysts have listed policy inconsistency and capital control measures as impediments to capital importation and Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) inflow into Nigeria.
27 Jan
The United Kingdom’s impact investor and development finance institution (DFI), CDC Group, has announced a commitment to invest over $1 billion again in African businesses in 2021.
26 Jan
Global foreign direct investment (FDI) collapsed in 2020, falling 42% from $1.5 trillion in 2019 to an estimated $859 billion, according to the latest UNCTAD Investment Trends Monitor, with Nigeria earning $2.6billion of the global volume.


20 mins ago
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 165 new infections and 26 additional deaths from the coronavirus pandemic on Sunday.
31 mins ago
Colombia's government announced Sunday it is working towards extraditing the country's most-wanted drug trafficker "Otoniel" to the United States, a day after he was captured in a major operation in the jungle.
49 mins ago
An avalanche Sunday on a snow-capped Ecuadoran volcano, the highest peak in the country, killed at least three climbers and left three others missing, officials reported. The avalanche struck a group of 16 mountaineers while at an altitude of 6,100 meters (20,000 feet) on the dormant Chimborazo volcano, according to responders. "There are three missing…
55 mins ago
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has picked six federal universities for the Sustainable Procurement, Environmental and Social Standards Enhancement (SPESSE) Project.
1 hour ago
The Turkish lira dropped to record lows on Monday after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the weekend ordered the expulsion of the ambassadors of 10 countries, including Germany and the United States.