FIRS targets increased tax revenue from VAIDS in 2018
About N23 billion has already been generated from the scheme.
CBN injects $210 million into foreign exchange market
The bank had last Friday intervened in the Retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS) to the tune of $262.5 million to cater for requests in the agricultural, airlines, petroleum products and raw materials and machinery sectors
Nigeria largest shareholder in AfDB with $6 billion portfolio – Official
The official says President Muhammadu Buhari will inaugurate the bank’s new office complex in Abuja on Thursday to further consolidate the country’s position as the largest shareholder.
Ease-of-doing business: 198 new companies spring up in Kaduna – SON
The companies include rice and vegetable oil mills, fertilizer, tomatoes paste, bakeries and animal feeds
Why Nigerian economy will do better in 2018 — Udoma
The budget minister says the government is targeting a GDP growth rate of 3.5% and an inflation rate of 12.54%.
Fresh crisis in 9Mobile as Court nullifies order approving its interim management
Spectrum Wireless’ application was for a nullification of the ex parte order.
Oil, gas agency plans to fund recurrent expenditure from IGR
Agency says it intends to start paying its staff salaries, overheads.
Nigeria ends 2017 with 101,695 ng domain names — Official
The use of the ng domain name slowed in December.
Equities maintain price rally on NSE, Index hits 43,041.54
The index rose by 1,225.43 points or 2.93 per cent to close higher at 43,041.54 against 41,816.11 recorded on Wednesday
Minister hosts Japanese lawmakers, discuss areas of cooperation
The areas identified are health, education, power, infrastructure development and agriculture.
Economists, marketers react to Kachikwu’s three suggestions to end fuel scarcity
The minister said government is considering three options to resolve the fuel crisis.
254 firms bid to lift Nigeria’s crude oil in 2018/2019
In 2017, 224 firms participated in a similar process.
Bill and Melinda Gates foundation to help Nigeria repay $76 million polio facility
Minister of Finance says the eradication of polio was made possible as a result of the ODA facility provided by the Japanese Government
N100 billion revenue shortfall: Nigerian govt orders contractors to show TIN before payment
The finance minister says the order will assist the government block revenue leakages by MDAs’ vendors
Swiss firm to help Nigeria draft law against ‘dumping’
The company’s services would be on a pro bono basis.