FG working towards 100th position on ease of doing business – Minister
Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed says the Federal Government is working on operational, regulatory and legislative interventions to move the country...
‘Delay in court adjudication is a cardinal sin in commercial arbitrations’
We can’t use policy to change physical regime but policy can indicate where you are going and create some level of certainty.
Konyinsola Ajayi: ‘There is need to harmonise business facilitation laws in Nigeria’
The first point to note here is that we have a body of laws that suffer from the vestiges of colonialism, and are laced with a good...
Shippers’ Council wins World Bank’s ‘Doing Business’ award
The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), has won the “World Bank 2019 Doing Business Ranking Award,” for driving the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC’s) overall reform initiatives in the ports environment in 2018. The Council, which is one of the priority MDAs within the scope of the Ease of Doing Business Reform Agenda, won the…
Making Nigeria business-friendly
On July 2016, - only two months after the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government of the All Progressives Congress party was elected, the new government set up the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC).
Enabling business council begins fourth national plan
The Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC), has commenced the fourth 60-day National Action Plan, code named, NAP 4.0 on Ease of Doing Business (EoDB).
FG, Lagos in construction permit reform, waive soil test, others
The harsh economic realities faced by construction industry may fizzle out soon, if efforts by the Federal authorities and Lagos State Government are anything to go by.
NCR registers 551 microfinance banks, 21 DMBs, others to increase lending, inclusion
The National Collateral Register (NCR), registered about 628 financial institutions, including 551 Micro Finance Banks (MFBs), and 21 Deposit Money Banks (DMBs), as at December 31, 2018.