Category: Business

FG Offers 2 Savings Bonds at 11.36%, 12.36% for September

Nigerian government has proposed for subscription two-year savings bond at 11.36 per cent and three-year savings bond at 12.36 per cent, the Debt Management Office (DMO)...

Tinapa Business Resort: Cross River Govt Has Run Out of Ideas, Says Eyo Ekpo

Gubernatorial hopeful of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in the forthcoming general elections in Cross River State, Eyo Ekpo has attributed the woes faced by the...

NIMASA Floating Dockyard to Save Nigeria N36bn Annually, Says Peterside

The multimillion dollar floating Dockyard owned by the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) which arrived the country recently is expected to save...

Marginal Fields to Take Bigger Space in National Development

Industry experts and stakeholders are pointing at the emerging marginal field play in the petroleum industry as the new strategy direction in meeting national economic...

Oando Focusing on E&P, Trading for Recovery, Says Management

Indigenous energy group, Oando Plc, which is trimming down from rapid bloat, has identified two core business areas that would sustain profitability, aid rapid recovery...

J.P. Morgan Hires Top Google Executive in a Big Bet on Artificial Intelligence

J.P. Morgan Chase has poached a senior executive from Google amid a war for talent among corporations seeking to create the next generation of artificial...

S&P 500 Closes at Record, Briefly Hits 2,900 First Time as Trade Fears Ease

Stocks closed slightly higher on Tuesday, boosted by an improved outlook on global trade after the U.S. and Mexico struck a deal. The S&P 500 rose marginally to...

FAO Launches LEGS to Develop Nigeria’s Livestock Sector

The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) on Monday took a great step towards developing Nigeria’s livestock sector with the launch of Training...

FAO to Install 100 FFS in Northeast, Seeks $18 to Boost Agriculture

The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) said it planned to install 100 Farmer Field School (FFS) communities in 2018 in Nigeria North East...

Apple is worth $1 trillion

Apple has become the first U.S. listed company to be worth $1,000,000,000,000.00. The price of a single share of Apple crossed $207.0425. Multiply that by 4,829,926,000...