MAN, LCCI want economic team to review, harmonise policies
The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) and Lagos chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) have asked the Economic Advisory Council (EAC) set up by President Muhammadu Buhari to comprehensively review current policies that drive government’s actions and urgently..
Organised private sector rallies support for increased social investments
Acknowledging that the federal government has been overwhelmed in addressing humanitarian challenges, the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has urged the Organised Private Sector (OPS) to intensify their support and contribution towards social investment in the country.
‘Non-oil export at stake over continued border closure’
Members of the Organised Private Sector (OPS), including manufacturers and the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), have decried continued closure of the nation’s border for a drill, citing that goods meant for export to other regional markets were trapped on the corridor.
‘How improved regulations can aid non-oil export growth’
Identifying non-oil export as a leading priority for sustainable economic development, the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has urged managers of the Nigerian economy to streamline the fragmented regulatory environment and enforcement framework inhibiting the growth of the non-oil export sector.
LASU student entrepreneurs showcase products at LCCI summit
Budding student entrepreneurs from Lagos State University (LASU) took part at the first ever Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) yearly entrepreneurship summit.
Trade malpractices, low export variety drag intra-African trade
With intra-African trade at low levels of 15 per cent despite different schemes to boost activities in the continent, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has said the inability of African countries to produce exportable goods and the trade bottlenecks...
Confusion over Buhari’s stance on food imports, CBN’s autonomy
There is confusion over the state of food production in the country and the autonomy of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) amid possible implications for the real sector...
LCCI seeks more intervention funds for economic growth
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), has called on managers of the economy to increase access to intervention funds for businesses to meet the Central Bank of Nigeria...
Simply Exponential partners LCCI on business growth
Simply Exponential Consult, in partnership with the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) is organising a 2-day hands-on training targeted...
'CBN's forex exclusion policy for milk laudable but disrupting investment environment'
Describing the commitment of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), to the backward integration agenda of the Federal Government as laudable, especially in the dairy industry, the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), has said that the sequencing and strategy of the policy must be right to achieve the objective.
U.S. consulate urges control of substance abuse to promote Nigeria’s economic growth
Public Affairs Officer, U.S. Consular General, Lagos, Russell Brooks, has advised Nigeria to curb substance abuse among its teeming population to boost the country’s economic growth and attain its true potential as a global powerhouse.