Special agric zones to attract $4bn investments – Nigeria Governors’ Forum
01 September 2019 | 11:44 am
Special agric zones to attract $4bn investments – Nigeria Governors' Forum
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Ray Washburne, president of Overseas Private Investment Corp. (OPIC), discusses the potential impact of President Donald Trump's new budget and the challenges facing OPIC.
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Life in Palma district, far-northern Mozambique, will soon change due to natural gas investments. In 2018, Quitupu community will be resettled to another place. In a process embroiled in legal fails, people feel left behind by authorities. But they have some on their side: paralegals.
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Lane Kasselman, Greenbrier managing partner, discusses the impact of presumed death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi on Saudi investments in technology firms.
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Segun Awolowo, Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Export Promotion Council says it is hard to do business and industrialise in Africa with interest rates around 24 per cent. He discussed this and more with CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole on the side-lines of the recently concluded African Investment Forum.
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The Director General of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry Muda Yusuf says the Nigeria Postal Commission Bill currently before the National Assembly is inimical to private sector investments in the courier business and negates the ease of doing business agenda of the federal government.
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Ahead of Nigeria's presidential elections, CEO of Jumia Nigeria, Juliet Anammah says candidates aspiring for political office should prioritise investments in infrastructure development and promote bills that will foster the country's digital economy if elected into office.
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Brad Loncar, chief executive officer at Loncar Investments, discusses investing in China’s biotech sector and which companies he likes.
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Meg Gentle, Tellurian Investments CEO, discusses downward pressure on LNG prices with Bloomberg's Alix Steel at the BNEF Summit.
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Chairman of the Nigerian Gas Flare Commercialisation program says Nigeria needs about 3.5 billion dollars’ worth of inward investments by third-party investors to achieve the gas flare commercialisation target by 2020.
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