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28 Jan 2020
Described as a threat to the actualisation of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), United Nations (UN), yesterday, reiterated the need to end illicit trade across the world, stressing that the global economy is losing more than $2 trillion yearly.
21 Jan 2020
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), has said global foreign direct investment (FDI) remained flat in 2019, standing at $1.39 trillion..
13 Jan 2020
The House of Representatives Committee on Finance, Customs and Public Petitions has cautioned the Federal Government to be wary of fresh moves to repackage and represent an earlier proposal
7 Nov 2019
Latest report released by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), has revealed that tariffs imposed by the United States on China are economically hurting both countries.
1 Nov 2019
Global economic growth dipped in 2018 and is expected to decline further in 2019, going by the latest report by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). The report on the review of the Maritime Transport 2019, obtained by The Guardian yesterday
23 Oct 2019
The first-ever Digital Economy Report 2019, authored by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has revealed that developing countries...
27 Sep 2019
The world economy is heading into troubled waters, with recession in 2020 now a clear and present danger, according to United Nations Conference on Trade and Development...
25 Sep 2019
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Deputy Secretary-General Isabelle Durant has urged policymakers to focus not only on trade growth but also on how the benefits are shared.
18 Sep 2019
Economic and export diversification is the best response to the challenges posed by climate change in developing countries that depend on commodities, according to United Nations Conference...
13 Sep 2019
The United Nation Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has said that governments, especially in emerging markets have a critical role in shaping the digital economy by defining the rules of the game.
31 Jul 2019
There is an urgent need to jointly combat illicit trade across borders, going by the revelations by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), that economic leakages from illicit trade created a drain of about $2.2 trillion yearly on the global economy.
24 Jul 2019
In the last 10 years, no African country has made the leading positing in the shipping connectivity index (maritime transport networks), according to data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).


7 mins ago
Mutinous troops in restive Burkina Faso arrested President Roch Marc Christian Kabore on Monday and detained him in army barracks a day after staging an uprising, security sources told AFP.
15 mins ago
Brentford boss Thomas Frank has signed a new contract running until 2025, the Premier League club announced on Monday.
19 mins ago
First things first- Satoshi Nakamoto, a mysterious personality, created and introduced Bitcoin to the world. The Bitcoin network appeared on 3rd January 2009 when its founder mined the genesis block number 0 after its introduction in a whitepaper on 31st October 2008. At that time, the reward for this block was 50 Bitcoins. Bitcoin serves…
20 mins ago
The Chairman and Chief Executive of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have said that the agency seized drugs worth over N130billion in the last one year. The chairman, in a stock-taking briefing, also told newsmen that 10.4million kg of drugs has been seized within the one year of his stewardship. Marwa marked one year…
54 mins ago
Angry youth on Monday set ablaze Noble Kids Comprehensive College, the school where five-year-old Hanifa Abubakar was buried in Kano State. Noble Kids Comprehensive College is located at Kwanar Dakata in Nassarawa local government area of Kano. Kano State police spokesman Abdullahi Kiyawa on Monday disclosed that the angry youth set fire to the school…