Nigeria seeks $36 billion to complete railway projects
The Federal Government needs a total of $36 billion to complete its rail projects across the country.
APWB forum to address Nigeria’s economic woes
Association of Professional Women Bankers (APWB) has concluded plans to host its 2017 corporate forum and annual dinner aimed at identifying measures to solve economic challenges in the country.
Nigeria continues power, infrastructure talks with global bodies
The quest for adequate and sustainable investments to boost the nation’s power sector and other infrastructure projects continued yesterday, with a bilateral meeting and talks...
Why Nigerians should tolerate our borrowings - FG
Kemi Adeosun, made the comments while addressing a joint press conference of the ministry and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) at the conclusion of the World Bank Group-International Monetary Fund (IMF) meetings in Washington, United States yesterday.
IMF sees improved forex market in Nigeria as reserves hit $33 billion
IMF Director of African Department, Abebe Aemro Selassie, during the Africa Briefing session at the just concluded International Monetary Fund (IMF)-World Bank Group meetings in Washington DC, said the goal now should be creating...
Nigeria continues talks with JICA, World Bank, IMF
The quest for adequate and sustainable investments to boost the nation’s power sector and other infrastructure projects continued yesterday, with a bilateral meeting and talks with multilateral institutions by the Federal Government.
FG cautioned on granting long-term tax incentives
The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has cautioned the Federal Government to avoid institutionalising a policy on the use of granting long-term tax incentives to corporate businesses to achieve project implementation.
Stanbic IBTC, Adeosun raise hopes on economy, FDI inflows
From the Stanbi IBTC Holdings and the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, came a reassurance that the nation’s economy would continue to witness growth, resurgence in revenue and Foreign Direct Investments (FDIs) inflow from now on.
Senate grills Adeosun, Udoma over breach in budget implementation
Udo Udoma linked the poor implementation of the budget to the delay by the Senate in approving the Federal Government’s plan to borrow some money to fund the 2017 budget.