Sunday, 29th January 2023
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The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has released a set of 11 guiding principles for investment policies alongside the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) and the Islamic Corporation for the Insurance of Investment and Export Credit.
11 Jan
The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has called on governments and operators to expand and upgrade port infrastructure, transport connections and accelerate trade facilitation reforms. UNCTAD also urged developing countries to improve port performance, productivity and upgrade capacity as well as strengthen regional transport connections, UNCTAD, while reviewing maritime transport in 2022,…
28 Dec
Global trade will reach a record level of about $32 trillion for 2022, as trade in goods is expected to total almost $25 trillion, an increase of about 10 per cent from 2021. However, trade growth has been subdued during the second half of the year.
5 Dec
The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Secretariat has published the first-ever World Wildlife Trade Report, which gives insights and analysis into the global trade in animals and plants that are regulated under this international treaty.
29 Nov
The Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, yesterday, launched the Nigeria Trade Information Portal (NTIP) in fulfillment of the World Trade Organisation’s (WTO) Trade Facilitation Agreement.
10 Oct
The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has alerted that maritime trade is facing a ‘historic moment of crisis due to the Ukraine versus Russia war, which
5 Oct
The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has warned that the world is headed towards a global recession and prolonged stagnation unless fiscal and monetary policies...
16 Sep
The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), Centre for the Study of the Economies of Africa (CSEA) and renowned economists and development experts yesterday...
21 Aug
Latest report by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has revealed that about 50 million Small and Medium scale Enterprises (SMEs) are suffering from about $416 billion unmet financing needs annually in Nigeria and other African nations.
10 Aug
Despite export diversification been a policy priority for Africa, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has expressed concerns that fewer than half of all African countries have succeeded as insufficient progress...
1 Aug 2022
This is a befuddling time for our country and for Africa. What we choose to make of the challenges and as well, opportunities presented, will be critical for the development of our dear country.
10 Jul 2022
The value of global trade has increased by approximately $1 trillion in the first quarter of the year to hit $7.7 trillion compared to the same period last year, according to United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).


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Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers on Saturday assured that Super Eagles forward Kelechi Iheanacho would now be having a good measure of playing time at the club.
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President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, stated that the redesign of the country’s currency by his administration was targeted at those hoarding illicit funds and not the common man.
39 mins ago
A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Friday, adjourned the hearing on the suit filed by the Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) seeking a referendum to determine the fate of Biafra and other self-determination agitations to March 30, 2023.
46 mins ago
Northern leaders have asked the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emeifele, to extend the deadline of the expiration of the old naira notes as legal tender in the country, following the hardship Nigerians have been subjected to, in getting the new notes to transact businesses and meeting domestic economic needs.
51 mins ago
Afrobeats Giants Wizkid and Davido Will Tour Together in 2023 Nigerian award-winning star Wizkid has disclosed that he will be teaming up with Davido for a joint tour after his More Love, Less Ego album tour. The singer announced the tour on his Instagram stories, writing, "After my MLLE tour! Davido and I are going…