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Enhancing Cocoa value chain for revenue, job creation

Enhancing Cocoa value chain for revenue, job creation

By Phillip Oladunjoye / Snr Correspondent Lagos   The efforts at diversifying the economy through non oil export by the federal government may soon be realized in the Cocoa production segment…

WIMBIZ to key into transformation agenda

Women in Management, Business and Public Service (WIMBIZ), said it has concluded arrangements to encourage women to key into the Transformation Agenda of the Federal Government. WIMBIZ said it will…

NAFDAC lauds Guinness Nigeria on compliance, warns counterfeiters

Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Dr Paul Orhii, has commended Guinness Nigeria Plc for its ability to maintain high quality standards in…

PHCCIMA commends council boss over revenue task force disbandment

By Phillip Oladunjoye  / Snr Correspondent Lagos   The President of Port Harcourt Chamber of Commerce, Engr. Emeka Unachukwu has commended the Caretaker Committee Chairman of Port Harcourt City Local Government…

SON to shut down defaulting manufacturers over MANCAP

SON to shut down defaulting manufacturers over MANCAP

By Phillip Oladunjoye  / Snr Correspondent Lagos   It may not be business as usual for many local manufacturers that fail to comply with the Mandatory Conformity Assessment Programme, MANCAP, instituted…

Indonesia targets $5b trade volume with Nigeria

Indonesia has planned the enhancement of trade with Nigeria, as it targets $5 billion  volume of trade with Nigeria within the next three years, GlobalPost, America’s world news site, quoted…

Cement firm secures $500m credit from China for Ogun plant

International Cement Company Limited (ICC), a new cement company, said it has secured $500 million credit facility from the EXIM Bank of China to finance a cement plant project in…

Centre holds national summit on entrepeneurship, innovation

The African Centre for Business Development Strategy and Innovation has said that all is set for a successful hosting of the 2014 National Summit on Entrepreneurship and Innovation. According to…

BoI sets up customer support desk

The Bank of Industry (BoI) said it has established a customer service desk at its head office in Marina, Lagos, so as to further enhance the quality of services rendered…

Boosting non-oil export via Export Expansion Grant’

Boosting non-oil export via Export Expansion Grant’

By Phillip Oladunjoye  / Snr Correspondent Lagos The Federal Government has announced its plan to commence the review of Export Expansion Grant (EEG) in January 2015. The Chief Executive Officer of…

SON to promote competitiveness of Made-in-Nigeria products

By Phillip Oladunjoye  / Snr Correspondent Lagos   The Director General of the Standards Organisation of Nigeria, SON, Dr. Joseph Odumodu, has said that plans are on to promote the competitiveness…

MEMMCOL wins African Governance, corporate leadership award

Momas Electricity Meters Manufacturing Company Limited (MEMMCOL), Nigeria’s foremost manufacturers of world class electricity meters and metering solutions, has won the 2014 African Governance and Corporate Leadership Award. The award…

‘Investors have confidence in Nigeria’

The Federal Government has said that confidence of investors in the Nigerian economy is growing by the day, insisting that the level of investment that has gone into the economy…

‘Boosting mining activities through incentives’

‘Boosting mining activities through incentives’

By Phillip Oladunjoye  - Snr Correspondent Lagos   The granting of incentives to investors would surely go a long way to attract foreign direct investment into the country. It will also…

‘Ban on tobacco will create worse problems for Nigeria’

Policy analysts and industry groups have strongly canvassed against the outright banning of tobacco production in Nigeria. The groups argued that banning the legitimate production and distribution of tobacco products…

Nigeria’s FDI inflow hits $6.7b – UNIDO

By Phillip Oladunjoye  / Snr Correspondent Lagos   The Representative and Regional Director, United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO), Dr. Patrick Kormawa, has said that the volume of investment flow into…

Stakeholders rate Promasidor high on safety

Experts in the safety and health sector of the Nigerian economy have scored Promasidor Nigeria Limited, makers of Cowbell Milk, high for its safety measures and policies which they said…

BOA seeks adequate attention to agric devt

BOA seeks adequate attention to agric devt

By Phillip Oladunjoye  -  Snr Correspondent Lagos   The Bank of Agriculture (BOA) has said that the policy thrusts of the Government and other stakeholders in the agricultural sector must…

Nigeria, India trade volume to hit N3.2tr

By Phillip Oladunjoye  -  Snr Correspondent Lagos   The trade relations between Nigeria and India may be on the upswing, as both countries, would soon sign Double Taxation Avoidance Treaty,…

Grand Malt, Hero lager win Monde’s gold award

Grand Malt has emerged the winner of the prestigious international Monde Gold Award for taste and quality. The malt brand, which is brewed by Pabod Breweries Limited, a subsidiary of…

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