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LCCI: Dangote refinery project to boost economic activities in downstream

The Organized Private Sector under the auspices of Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry has described the coming of Dangote Oil Refining and Petrochemicals as a looming economic transformation of the downstream sector of the petroleum industry the reform.

CACOL condemns N3.46 trillion loss annually to port inefficiency

The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership, CACOL, has condemned the nation’s loss of over Three Trillion Naira (N3.46tn) annually, that should accrue to the economy through Port inefficiency.

US university honours Ooni of Ife, Rabiu Kwankwaso, Ajayi Boroffice, others

University of Entrepreneurship and Technology (UET), Delaware, United States of America, will confer honourary doctoral degree in Urban Planning and Rural Development on the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, and other eminent Nigerians.

Lagos commissioner urges local council to sponsor chamber of commerce

The Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Kehinde Bamigbetan, has advised the management of the Ejigbo Local Council Development Area to mobilise the private sector to set up a Chamber of Commerce and industry that will support the businesses in the community.

ACCI hosts Ukrainian minister, others to business expansion forum

The Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) will host Ukrainian Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade, Mrs. Nataliia Mykolska, and an expansive delegation of businessmen and investors to Nigeria to open up more areas of economic cooperation between the two nations.

Ukraine to deepen bilateral relations with Nigeria

Ukraine Embassy to Nigeria says it has stepped up measures to deepen bilateral relations, especially on trade and economy with Nigeria.

Nigerian banks not structured to fund SMEs – Abuja chamber

Mr Adetokunbo Kayode, President, Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI), says the management of the funds for Small, Medium and Enterprises (SMEs) by banks in Nigeria is a weak link in the financing of small businesses.

We can no longer import, sell petrol at N145 per litre – IPMAN

Against the latest round of fuel scarcity rocking many parts of the country, private oil marketers are calling for government intervention to enable them to access foreign exchange at a special rate for the importation of Premium Motor Spirit (petrol).

Religious tourism: the white gold of Saudi Arabia

With global oil prices flailing, Saudi Arabia is turning to another natural resource: billions of dollars gained from religious tourism as the kingdom hosts the annual hajj pilgrimage.

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