The Chairman, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria Export Group (MANEG) has stated that retaliatory tariffs are illegal as they go against agreements cemented in ECOWAS Trade Liberalisation Scheme
14 Jul 2020
From Ogun State, manufacturing activities and investments may be returning gradually to Lagos owing to the parlous state of infrastructure in the former and the likelihood of ease of market
11 Mar 2020
The country’s ability to attract sustainable foreign direct investments has remained weak as the bulk of imported capital continues to be dominated by portfolio investments
11 Mar 2020
Millennials have been tasked to make sound and informed investment decisions that will guarantee their plans for the future.
12 Feb 2020
Nigeria’s solid minerals industry is believed to have the capacity to generate yearly revenue of $60 billion if properly harnessed. To achieve this, investors need to have an idea of how the cadastre system works, considering the country’s reputation as it relates to regulation.
23 Apr 2019
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), has called for the immediate review of Nigeria’s automotive policy in line with its limitations to drive investments, development, create jobs, and boost the economy. It noted that the policy initiated by former President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration in 2013, not only failed to achieve the desired result,…
26 Nov 2018
The Mutual Benefits Assurance Plc has renewed commitment to promoting corporate social responsibility and developing insurance in the country. The Chairman of the company, Dr. Akin Ogunbiyi, said this at the second edition of the Mutual Benefits National Badminton Championship in Lagos. He said: “The Mutual Benefits National Badminton Championship is a platform through which the company…
21 Dec 2017
With fresh investments and improve standard of education in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector, Nigeria’s economy can witness a major turn around. This was the view of the Huawei Technologies, which stressed that more emphasis on education from the basic level and opportunities for entrepreneurial youths to embrace ICT will keep the…
18 Dec 2017
The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun has stressed the need for salary earners operating other businesses to also pay tax from their profits in order to help grow the economy. Adeosun who stated this at the first annual lecture of the Lagos State Professorial Chair of Tax and Fiscal Matters, held at the University of…
4 Nov 2016
Governor Akinwunmi Ambode yesterday said Lagos State had so far received more Foreign Direct Investments (FDIs) in the last 16 months than what it achieved in the last 10 years.
9 May 2016
According to the Japanese government, addressing the infrastructure gap, which remains a major bottleneck for global growth, is important in driving regional and global trade.