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Stable exchange rate best choice for Nigeria – Emefiele
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Stable exchange rate best choice for Nigeria – Emefiele

[FILE] The Guardian Economic Personality of the Year 2017, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele addressing the audience during the award in Lagos at the weekend. PHOTO: AYODELE ADENIRAN<br /> The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, says maintaining stable exchange rate to […]

Total affirms commitment to sustainable economic agenda
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Total affirms commitment to sustainable economic agenda

To actively support nation-building efforts in line with the United Nations’ (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Total E&P Nigeria has reiterated its commitment to providing employment opportunities through capacity building, and ensuring sustainable economic growth. Total explained that such capacity-building is one of the ways to transform the society through […]

African Circle unveils new trucks for waste management at ports
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African Circle unveils new trucks for waste management at ports

PHOTO: Ships & Ports In a bid to fulfil its mandate as contained in the agreement it signed with the Federal Government, the management of African Circle Pollution Management Limited (ACPML) has unveiled 16 new modern trucks. The trucks which are fitted with the latest technology features were manufactured overseas […]

LCCI hopeful of new linkages as over 500,000 visitors, exhibitors attend fair
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LCCI hopeful of new linkages as over 500,000 visitors, exhibitors attend fair

Board Member, Trade Promotion, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Abiodun Oladapo (left); Chairperson, Marketing and Publicity Committee, Mrs. Bunmi Onafowokan-Obadina; Vice Chairman, (LCCI), Gabriel Idahosa and Head, Corporate Communications, Segun Alabi at the briefing on the 2018 International Trade Fair in Lagos…yesterday. PHOTO: FEMI ADEBESIN-KUTI As the Lagos […]

Trade war threatens outlook for global shipping, U.N warns
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Trade war threatens outlook for global shipping, U.N warns

UNCTAD Secretary-General, Mukhisa Kituyi The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has raised concerns over the impending implications of the trade war between United States and China, on the shipping industry. According to the Review of Maritime Transport 2018 reports, UNCTAD said the tariff battles will potentially disrupt […]

PropertyPro.ng set to hold 3rd edition of Lagos Home and Property Festival
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PropertyPro.ng set to hold 3rd edition of Lagos Home and Property Festival

L-R: Colins Oforgu the Head of Media and Exhibitions at PropertyPro.ng, Sulaiman Balogun, the Chief Business Officer of PropertyPro and Fikayo Ogundipe, the Chief Executive Officer of PropertyPro. PropertyPro.ng, an online real estate company, on Tuesday the 8th day of October 2018 at Maison Fahrenheit Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos, officially […]

The lean enterprise: A business tool for waste elimination
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The lean enterprise: A business tool for waste elimination

In the first of this two-part series, we introduced the organisational waste elimination concept called lean enterprise. We also established that cost efficiency is an important goal of many organisations as it ultimately translates to a value-add for customers and other stakeholders. A business organisation is an embodiment of structures […]

Can responsible business impact Africa?
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Can responsible business impact Africa?

To succeed in Africa, businesses have to be resilient, adaptive, innovative and entrepreneurial. They strive to succeed, despite the rapid changes and number of challenges encountered in the operating environment. With an increase in the rate of urbanisation and pressure on under-supplied infrastructure, many primary and secondary cities and towns […]

Universal financial access is closer than ever before, but what about usage?
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Universal financial access is closer than ever before, but what about usage?

Paying with credit card terminal After financial access, what comes next? In 2011, 43 percent of the world’s adults lacked access to formal financial services, according to the Global Findex report. By 2017, that number reduced to 31 percent. If current projections remain consistent, we should be celebrating universal financial […]

Leadership styles and relational energy in the workplace
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Leadership styles and relational energy in the workplace

One of the drivers of organisational success is energy generated between employees in the workplace. This energy represents how employees are mentally engaged and motivated in committing their efforts to carrying out allocated duties. A component of organisational energy is relational energy; which denotes the energy generated and transmitted when […]

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PFA tasks government on policies for pension assets’ management

IEI Anchor Pensions Limited has called on government to initiate policies that would allow it take advantage of the more than N8.2 trillion pension assets. The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the company, Glory Etaduovie, said that would allow government to borrow from the pension fund to fix the country’s […]

Access Bank, Microsoft harp on improved banking practices
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Access Bank, Microsoft harp on improved banking practices

Microsoft Group Managing Director, Access Bank Plc, Herbert Wigwe, has re-emphasized the Bank’s commitment to improving financial practices in Nigeria and Africa, by leveraging massively on technology.   He stated this during a strategic meeting with the Chief Executive Officer of Microsoft, Satya Nadella, in Seattle, United states of American. […]