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WTO: Okonjo-Iweala’s Chance At DG Heighten As South Korea Withdraws Candidate

As the World Trade Organisation (WTO) director-general race continues, South Korea has decided to withdraw its candidate from the race, Washington Trade Daily has reported. ...
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Finance Minister Reveals When Nigeria Will Exit Recession

Zainab Ahmed, the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, has revealed that Nigeria would emerge from recession in the fourth quarter of this year ...
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Recession: SERAP Begs Buhari To Cut Cost Of Governance

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari led administration on the need to cut the cost of governance. In the ...
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Nigerian Government Signs Agreement To Import Petrol From Niger

Nigeria has reached a consensus with the Niger Republic for the transportation of imported petroleum products. The Ministry of Petroleum Resources explained this in a ...
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NLC Reveals Why ASUU Can’t Call Off Strike

It would be difficult for the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to call off its ongoing industrial action, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC). The ...
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Anger as petrol pump price hits N170 per litre

There was anger across the land on Friday after a new petrol price of N170 per litre unexpectedly came into effect. It is an increase ...
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BREAKING: FG Increases Petrol Depot Price, Petrol To Sell At N170/litre

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) through its subsidiary, the Petroleum Products Marketing Company (PPMC), has raised the ex-depot price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), ...
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We Need More Foreign Investors In Nigeria – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has invited the international community, especially foreign investors, to come into Nigeria to take advantage of the country’s diversity in human and ...
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CBN Says No to Removal of Arabic Inscription on Naira Notes

The Central Bank of Nigeria has said no to a lawsuit seeking to have the Ajami (Arabic) inscriptions on Naira notes remove. The apex bank ...
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Retail: Unions and employers agree rules for food shopping

Unions representing retail workers and Comeos, the retail industry federation, have agreed on a set of rules to be put into force for the protection ...
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Brussels Airlines lost €233 million in first nine months

Brussels Airlines made a loss of €233 million in the first nine months of this year, the company has announced. The principle reason was the ...
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FlixBus suspends services between Belgium, Germany and France

FlixBus, which operates coach routes, is suspending nearly all of its services between Belgium, Germany and France due to the coronavirus crisis. “We are adapting ...
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In Photos: STIB covers old metro carriages with Brussels landmarks

Brussels public transport company STIB is decorating a dozen of its metros with images of famous and historical landmarks of the city. The images will ...
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Belgium suspends sale of clothing, kitchen utensils and toys in supermarkets

Supermarkets and related businesses allowed to remain open will not be able to sell goods usually available in other stores closed as a result of ...
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Coronavirus: These are the businesses that escape lockdown

Since the announcement on Friday of new measures intended to stop the spread of the coronavirus, there has been some confusion about what businesses have ...
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Health minister: Last-minute shopping today is dangerous

Federal health minister Frank Vandenbroucke (sp.a) issued a plea to the public yesterday, in the lead-up to today’s last day of shopping before all non-essential ...
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Okonjo-Iweala: Trump On A Collision Course With Africans – Obiano

Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State has wondered why the United States President, Donald Trump, is always against Nigeria’s candidates at global organisations. The US ...
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US Oppose, Okonjo-Iweala’s Victory, Says She Doesn’t Have World Interest

The US has expressed its disappointment over the appointment of Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria’s candidate for the director-general of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), despite her ...
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Minister Of Labour Gives Update On FG And ASUU Meeting Over Strike

The Federal Government delegation led by Chris Ngige and the Academic Staff Union of Universities have resumed their negotiation over the ASUU strike embarked upon ...
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FG Sets New Deadline To Deliver Nigeria Air

The federal government has promised to deliver Nigeria Air, the new national carrier before the tenure of President Muhammadu Buhari ends in 2023. This promise ...
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