Dubai, Chinese firm battle in Hong Kong for Djibouti Ports
China Merchants Port Holdings controls the controversial 1,150-hectare Port of Hambantota, which Sri Lanka handed over to China on a 99-year lease.
Nigeria Industrial Council and development of road infrastructure scheme
The Executive Order is a Road Infrastructure Development and Refurbishment Investment Tax Credit Scheme.
Six Ministers tell story of decline and recovery of Nigerian economy
The ministers briefed leaders of the Organized Private Sector in a manner that told the story of the economy and addressed contemporary issues.
How technology can boost Nigeria’s untapped cassava wealth
Automated systems can enhance not only the local production of cassava, but the crop’s potential foreign earnings.
NSE: Investors net worth drops by N581bn in November
Diamond emerged worst performing stock in percentage terms, dropping by 53.24 per cent to close at 65k.
INTERVIEW: Intra-African trade: Why we must take our destiny in our own hands — AFREXIMBANK VP
The volume of trade between countries in Africa currently accounts for only 15 per cent of total world trade.
INTERVIEW: How we’re addressing pensions of govt retirees despite challenges – Executive Secretary, PTAD
Sharon Ikeazor also speaks on the allegations levelled against her in the handling of PTAD.
MALABU SCANDAL: Shell, Eni officials’ trial continues as anti-corruption group head appears before court
The trial resumes Wednesday October 24 in Milan.
We expect Malabu corruption trial in Italy to drag for months, Shell tells staff
Emeka Obi, a Nigerian consultant in England, and Gianluca Di Nardo, an Italian, were jailed four years each in September
EXCLUSIVE: I moved to Nigeria from UK for tax reason – Indian Businessman
Although an Indian national, the businessman says he has never worked or done any business in India.
Notore, Eroton partnership enhances productivity at fertilizer plant
Notore is the primary supplier of fertiliser for the ongoing Anchor Borrowers’ Programme (ABP) of the Federal Government.
Why Nigeria’s power privatisation hasn’t achieved full objective — BPE boss
The DG speaks about the (in)efficiencies of the current operators of the electricity distribution companies.
SPECIAL REPORT: How visa processing firm, VFS Global, ‘extorts’, ‘mistreats’ Nigerians
Complaints, allegations of exorbitant service charges trailing visa processing company.
Understanding the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement
About 44 of 55 African countries signed the treaty.
ANALYSIS: How politics and economics determine fuel price, By Bisi Daniels
The NNPC says it will cut the level of fuel consumed from 60 million to 40 million litres.
How I nearly bought Chevron Netherlands without my family’s support — Paddy Adenuga
“You mean you took on a whole Chevron, with no noise, no fanfare and none of us knew? Ahh bros you try!”
OANDO: 5 key posers arising from Emir Sanusi’s ‘peace deal’ with Tinubu, Mangal
PREMIUM TIMES highlights five key issues that perhaps remain unresolved from the crisis.
ANALYSIS: The widening debate on oil exploration in the North, By Bisi Daniels
“While the chances of oil discovery in the north cannot be ruled out, the bigger question is whether the timing is in the best interest of the country.”
INTERVIEW: CBN must ban 41 items to build sustainable industrial base – Sekoni
The industrialist, who owns a wood-based products processing firm, also speaks on other matters.
ANALYSIS: Digitalising Nigeria’s oil operations for maximum efficiency
Nigeria’s ageing Port Harcourt, Warri and Kaduna refineries can be optimised with digitalisation.