‘High unemployment rate, inflation dragging economic growth trajectory’
Private sector operators under the aegis of the Nigerian-American Chamber of Commerce (NACC), have described the need for improved governance to aid improvement...
NNPC to engage Presidency, stakeholders over N800 billion subsidy arrears
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), yesterday said the corporation is currently engaging the Presidency, Ministry of Finance as well as oil marketers to ensure settlement of outstanding N800 billion subsidy debts. NNPC’s Group General Manager, Public Affairs Division, Ndu Ughamadu, told The Guardian that the Group Managing Director of the Corporation; Makanti Baru, was already handling the…
NACC discusses cross-border trade, inaugurates new president
The Nigerian-American Chamber of Commerce (NACC) is set to hold its 2018 Annual Dinner Dance and Inauguration of the 18th President of the Chamber. Scheduled to hold on 14th December, 2018 at the Grand African Ballroom, Lagos Continental Hotel, in Lagos, the chamber noted that yearly Dinner Dance which would commence at 6:00pm, presents an…
NACC seeks stronger agribusiness, power ties with U.S.
The Nigerian American Chamber of Commerce (NACC) has announced plans to attract fresh long term Foreign Direct Investments (FDIs) from the United States into Nigeria’s agriculture and power sector.
‘Adherence to standards will aid SMEs’ access to global markets’
The Nigerian American Chamber of Commerce (NACC), and the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN), have harped on the need for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), to adhere strictly to international standards to be competitive at the global market. The Director General, SMEDAN, Dikko Radda, said the ability of SMEs to compete…
‘Operators should harness local content law for inclusive growth’
Stakeholders have sought for an aggressive active participation of Nigerian companies to actively use the Local Content Act, as a tool to develop the country’s huge natural resources for economic development, while also dispersing wealth generated for inclusive growth.
Experts advocate tax reduction on building materials to check housing deficit
To address the housing deficit in Nigeria, there is need for government to provide proper infrastructure, finance, creative and workable policies, experts have said.
‘How free trade zones can drive industrialisation, foreign investments’
To drive industrialization and attract Foreign Direct Investments (FDIs) into the country, the Nigeria America Chamber of Commerce (NACC) has emphasised the need for the present administration to prioritise developmental efforts towards developing infrastructural facilities at the nation’s free trade zones. Indeed, the chamber stated that against the backdrop of depleting natural resources, governments of…
NACC to push for favourable Nigeria-US trade policies, tariffs
The Nigeria America Chamber of Commerce (NACC) has stated that it would open talks with the United States government to push for favourable trade policies and tariffs in a bid to improve bilateral ties between the two countries.
NACC to engage US goverment on favourable trade deals for Nigeria
The Nigerian-American Chamber of Commerce (NACC) says it will engage the US government in meetings and memoranda to create favourable trade deals for Nigeria.Mr Oluwatoyin Akomolafe, President of NACC, made the assertion in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos.