Experts seek value addition in agric, mineral resources to boost exports
Experts have called on the Federal Government to embrace value addition in the agriculture and mineral resources sectors, to promote the export of finished products from the country and simultaneously reduce imports.
Stakeholders advocate entrepreneurship to curb unemployment
Irked by the rapidly growing population and unemployment in the country, stakeholders have harped on the need to encourage entrepreneurship amongst graduates to create jobs.
ICSAN, BoI partner on corporate governance awareness
To ensure sustainability and economic growth, Institute of Chattered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria (ICSAN), Lagos chapter, has called for the need to enlighten firms on corporate governance practices. The group stated this during a courtesy visit to Bank of Industry (BoI) headquarters in Lagos. Chairman ICSAN Lagos Chapter, Francis Olawale, said both organisations share…
BoI, All On seal N1billion pact on off-grid energy to Niger Delta region
The Bank of Industry (BOI) and All On have signed a N1 billion partnership agreement to finance the Niger Delta Off-Grid Energy Fund in a bid to enhance access to clean, affordable and reliable power solutions. Managing Director, BoI, Olukayode Pitan, during the ceremony in Lagos, said the partnership was a result of the bank’s…
BoI affirms commitment to supporting backward integration
In an effort to encourage import substitution in areas the country has competitive and comparative advantage, the Bank of Industry (BoI) has renewed its commitment...
BoI restates commitment to deepen finance to real sector
The Bank of Industry (BoI) has reaffirmed its commitment to increase developmental financing to the real sector toward enhancing capacities to drive optimal economic growth.Mr Olukayode Pitan, Managing Director of BoI made the pledge during the facility tour of Proforce Ltd., on Saturday at Ode-Remo, Ogun State.
NCDMB, BoI relax conditions for $200m NCI fund applications
Following complaints in some quarters over tough conditions for accessing the $200 million Nigerian Content Intervention Fund (NCI Fund) by qualified oil and gas service companies...
BoI, CEXIM seal $500m pact for refineries, gas recovery
The Bank of Industry (BoI), and the Export-Import Bank of China (CEXIM), have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), to provide a credit line of up to $500 million towards the establishment of modular refineries, and Flare Gas Recovery Programmes in the country.