Friday, 31st March 2023
Breaking News:


23 Aug 2020
EU trade commissioner Phil Hogan apologised on Sunday as he faced calls to resign for attending an Irish parliamentary golf society dinner
19 Aug 2020
The World Trade Organisation (WTO), has issued a new note warning of possible increases to trade costs due to COVID-19 disruptions. The note examines the pandemic’s impact
19 Aug 2020
Citing living with COVID-19 as the new normal, the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), has urged Nigeria and other African governments to adapt and innovate
19 Aug 2020
About 80 per cent of trade between Nigeria and other West African countries is informal, going by estimates from the West African Association for Cross-Border Trade
4 Aug 2020
Legal experts have assured that the commencement of the Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement (AcFta) in January 2021 would boost the economies of member nations.
23 Jun 2020
To enhance checks on the importation of fake and substandard products into Nigeria in line with established protocols, plans are underway to operationalise
17 Jun 2020
Despite interventions by the government, especially in the areas of ease of doing business in the country, local manufacturing remains challenged
17 Jun 2020
Latest data and projections from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), have shown that international trade in goods
17 Jun 2020
An increase in demand for Very Low Sulphur Fuel Oil (VLSFO) that would see prices strengthen is expected as economies begin to recover and trade restrictions lifted.
11 Jun 2020
Nigeria’s foreign trade volume fell from N10.12trillion in fourth quarter (Q4) of 2019 to N8.30trillion in Q1 2020, latest report from the National Bureau of Statistics
27 May 2020
The global economy and world trade are being battered by the widespread and comprehensive measures to limit the spread of COVID-19, with speculations
25 May 2020
With Covid-19 continuing to affect supply chains, trade and global investment flows, the United Kingdom and Nigeria authorities have pledged commitment towards keeping the flow of bilateral trade


11 mins ago
The Group Chief Executive Officer, Dangote Industries Limited, Olakunle Alake has expressed delight about the completion of the listing of the firm’s N300 billion series 1 and 2 bonds on Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX), commending the depth of the capital market.
14 mins ago
The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) has charged the management of AP Moller Terminals (APMT) to see to the restoration of rail linkage in Apapa for the evacuation of cargoes from seaports to the Inland Dry Ports and hinterlands.
15 mins ago
To mark the 2023 Global Money Week celebrations, JA Africa, with support from Prudence Foundation, has organised a financial literacy roadshow to educate young people about earning, saving and spending.
16 mins ago
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has announced plans to eradicate quacks involved in management system practice in the country.
17 mins ago
Africa remains an attractive investment destination, according to the EY Attractiveness Report Africa, with the service sector showing an increase in 72 per cent of its share of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) projects.