Philippines-based port management company International Container Terminal Services (ICTSI) has increased its 2018 profit on the back of a six percent increase in TEU volume and inclusion of new terminals. Consolidated volume for 2018 rose to 9,736,621 TEUs, compared to 9,153,458 TEUs in 2017, the company said in its 2018 …Read More »
Hyundai Motor Group has announced that the company has developed a a ‘Digital Key’, which allows users to unlock and start their Hyundai vehicle via their smartphone. Replacing a traditional physical key, the new Digital Key can be downloaded via an app and used by up to four authorized people, …Read More »
In an effort to enhance profitability of the company, Shareholders of Flour Mills PLC Wednesday approved directors proposal to embark on a restructuring exercise that would enable it merge five of its subsidiaries with its holding company, under a Scheme of External Restructuring. Following a court-ordered meeting, in Lagos, the …Read More »
Agribusiness Sector: still under developed with room for more players. -Helen Emore, Business strategist and development Expert.
Business models are changing, demanding new thinking from industry leaders. Perhaps, against this backdrop, the need to explore various opportunities in the Agribusiness sector formed the highlights of a seminar organized recently by Scentia Consult Limited. Business Strategist and Development Expert Helen Emore, convener of the meeting while speaking to …Read More »
Akwa Ibom State government has become the first state in Nigeria to own a commercial airline following the launch its own airline, Ibom Airline recently. The Airline was unveiled by Nigeria’s Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, who commended the Akwa Ibom state government for the “historic event”, describing it as …Read More »
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) intervened through its periodic supply of United States (US) Dollars in the Foriegn Exchange market, offering a total of $100.00 million to the Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS) Wholesale window on February 19, 2019. The Apex bank also sold $55.00 million February 15, 2019, …Read More »
Ahead of the Elections which held over the weekend in the Country, investors exhibited heightened apprehension in the Nation’s capital Market which resulted in transactions characterized by Low liquidity as manifested at the end of last week’s transactions. The All Share index dropped by 0.61% to close the week at …Read More »
Nigeria’s over 37.07 million micro, small and medium-scale enterprises, MSMEs, account for more than 84 per cent jobs in the country, the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment has said. Out of this number, there are approximately 17,261,753 or 99.87 per cent micro-enterprises, 21,264 or 0.12 per cent small enterprises, …Read More »
Divisional Head, Brand and Communications Fidelity Bank Plc Charles Aigbe speaks on the role of women in business and economic growth.
The phrase women in business covers the participation of women in leadership roles in commerce. Women are said to be underrepresented in corporate leadership, making up only 4.8% of CEOs in most companies, despite making up over 50% of an average organization’s work force. Katharine Graham became the CEO of …Read More »
The United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon once said: “When we empower women, we empower communities, nations and entire human family.” The impact of political involvement of women has left a patch in path; therefore it can be asserted that women are not only loaded with valuable potentials, but also have …Read More »