Stakeholders advocate collaboration between regulators, operators
Members of the Organised Private Sector, including the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has emphasized the need for economic managers to put in place a proper regulatory framework to drive Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) development in Nigeria. The president, LCCI, Mrs Toki Mabogunje, explained that to drive MSMEs and the…
‘LCCI, SMEs seek better regulatory environment for efficiency’
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) and its member companies have tasked regulators with the removal of bureaucratic bottlenecks limiting the efficiency and operations of businesses in the country.
Stakeholders decry obstruction of cargo clearance by agencies
Stakeholders in the maritime sector have continued to groan over government agencies activities in cargo clearing processes and procedures at the ports, which they claim affect economic recovery initiatives adversely.
High cost of rice may persist as yuletide beckons
It is gradually becoming real that majority of homes may have to celebrate the coming yuletide season without consumption of rice, which has become the usual delicacy for such period, as the price is going beyond the reach of the common man.
Fastrack domestic refining capacity to end unstable petrol pricing – LCCI DG
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) says accelerated domestic refining and processing of petroleum products would end the unstable petroleum pricing in the country, Dr Muda Yusuf, Director-Genera of the Chamber, said in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Lagos. He explained that this action was necessary…
National automotive policy still under review, a year after
The National Automotive Industry Development Plan (NAIDP), currently undergoing review by the present administration has continued to attract mixed reactions.
Azeez eyes NITAD presidency, outlines five-point agenda
As preparation for election into the Leadership and Governing Council of the Nigerian Institute of Training and Development (NITAD) intensifies, Olasunkade Azeez has offered answers as to why he remains the best candidate for the position of president. The election is scheduled to hold today at the Lagos Chambers of Commerce and Industries (LCCI),…
Professionals seek increased funding for SON
Manufacturers and related professionals have called on the Federal Government to improve budgetary funding and mobilise adequate resources for the Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) to enable it to discharge its key functions appropriately. The stakeholders in their different congratulatory messages to the agency’s new Director-General, Farouk Salim, said while the agency is saddled with…
LCCI seeks compensation, compassion for looted businesses indebted to banks
• Expresses worry about the potential loss of jobs Grieved by the loss of lives, property, and livelihoods triggered by recent peaceful EndSARS protests, the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), has urged banks to be compassionate to looted businesses that are indebted to them. Similarly, the Chamber asked for adequate compensation…
LCCI asks members to re-evalute operations, business models for new normal
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), has tasked its members on the need to re-evaluate their operations and business models to operate efficiently in a post-pandemic economy. Noting that the Chamber had already re-aligned its strategy to broaden its scope of services and policy advocacy, the LCCI urged business owners to also adjust…