What you can expect from Nigeria’s Mortgage finance market in 2018
09 February 2018 | 2:00 pm
Nigeria's Mortgage finance market recorded a 82 per cent growth between 2010 and 2016 as activities in the space is gradually picking up but what can we expect from the space in this year?
4 Jan 2020
Money, money, money: Why do women have an uneasy relationship with finance?
20 Jan 2020
Nigerians will start paying a new 7.5 per cent Value Added Tax (VAT) on products as part of over 90 changes to 7 tax laws as the newly signed Finance Bill becomes law. Meanwhile, as Nigeria’s Economic Recovery Growth Plan winds down this year, local papers say a new plan is underway. Nonso Obikili, Director of Turgot Centre for Economics and Policy Research joins CNBC Africa from Abuja for more.
21 Jan 2020
Finance Minister Sajid Javid urged firms to "adjust" to the reality of Brexit. British firms have warned about "huge" costs and disruption should the UK not reach a trade deal by the end of this year's transition phase.
12 Mar 2020
Buhari writes Senate, requests passage of 2019 Finance amendment bill.
18 Mar 2020
COVID-19: Senate summons CBN, Finance, Petroleum ministry over drop in oil price
13 Jun 2020
Gbajabiamila, Finance Minister meets over Nigeria's borrowing plans
12 Sep 2020
The papers look at accusations US Postmaster General Louis Dejoy pressured former employees into donating to Republican candidates. Meanwhile in Lebanon, British paper the Guardian looks at the "forgotten victims" of the Beirut explosion. And finally, American papers continue reacting to a university professor's bizarre confession.
29 Sep 2020
The German finance minister has kicked off days of debate over the 2021 budget, arguing for more debt to support the economy during the coronavirus pandemic. "It's a really, really" large sum, admitted Scholz.
9 Oct 2020
European finance experts are in Rome as part of an audit and have praised the Vatican's efforts to clean its financial house. The pope likened the fight to Jesus expelling the money changers from the temple.
19 Feb 2021
Nigeria to borrow $1.2BN to finance agriculture
3 Apr 2021
Prime Minister Igor Matovic has pitched switching jobs to resolve the standoff over the ruling coalition's pandemic measures. However, some are calling for his removal entirely.
24 Apr 2021
As US President Joe Biden prepares to host his virtual climate summit on Earth Day, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen has said private money will be needed to help the country become carbon neutral. Finance plays a major role in this area, with "green bonds" being used to fund investment in projects including renewable energy, public transport and low-carbon housing. Also today, we bring you a report from a French seaside town where businesses are preparing for Covid-19 restrictions to be lifted so that visitors can return.
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For years, Africa's push for reparations from European nations for colonial-era wrongs has been piecemeal. Now the continent wants to consolidate ongoing campaigns.
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