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Implications Of The CBN Circular on Virtual Currencies (VC) Operations In Nigeria

Implications Of The CBN Circular on Virtual Currencies (VC) Operations In Nigeria

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday released a circular concerning Virtual Currency (VC)...


Recession May Last Longer Because FG Cannot Produce Necessary Documents To Access Loans

Recession May Last Longer Because FG Cannot Produce Necessary Documents To Access Loans

So what exactly is Madam Adeosun...


This State Governor Has Exempted Lower Income Earners From Paying Taxes

This State Governor Has Exempted Lower Income Earners From Paying Taxes

Nairametrics| The Cross-river state governor, Ben Ayade has disclosed at the State Executive Council...


Eight Months After, FG Reintroduces Fuel Subsidy

Eight Months After, FG Reintroduces Fuel Subsidy

Eight months after the removal of subsidy on petroleum products, and introduction of a...


9 Things You Should Know About Development Bank of Nigeria – Premium times

The Development Bank of Nigeria is set to commence operations as soon as it...


“Everybody Has To Go”: Efritin.com Gives Up, Shuts Down Nigeria Office

“Everybody Has To Go”: Efritin.com Gives Up, Shuts Down Nigeria Office

Nairametrics| Nigerian based “e-classified advert payer”, Efritin (pronounced ‘Everything’) has shut down its operations...



Court Orders MTN Nigeria To Forfeit N8 billion to FG

Court Orders MTN Nigeria To Forfeit N8 billion to FG

In yet another battle for MTN Nigeria, a federal high court has granted a...


Nigeria’s Forex Reserves Drop By $14 billion Since July 2014

Nigeria’s Forex Reserves Drop By $14 billion Since July 2014

Nairametrics| Nigeria’s external reserves fell from about $29 billion on December 31 2015 to...


How Buharinomics, CBN Policies Threw 1.7 million Nigerians Out Of Jobs

How Buharinomics, CBN Policies Threw 1.7 million Nigerians Out Of Jobs

The menacing economic recession has thrown 1.7 million Nigerians out of the labour markets....


Kachikwu Says China May Invest Up To $75.6 billion In Nigeria’s Oil and Gas Sector

Kachikwu Says China May Invest Up To $75.6 billion In Nigeria’s Oil and Gas Sector

Kachikwu expalins how Chinese investment in Nigeria's Oil and Gas Sector could increase by...


Emefiele Reveals Successes Of Flexible Exchange Rate

Emefiele Reveals Successes Of Flexible Exchange Rate

The CBN Governor reveals the successes recorded by the flexible exchange rate...


Tax Reform: Committee Recommends Tax Relief For SMEs

Tax Reform: Committee Recommends Tax Relief For SMEs

Committee gives recommendations that would encourage SME...


How OPEC’s Big Oil Cut Deal Affects Nigeria

How OPEC’s Big Oil Cut Deal Affects Nigeria

Most Industry experts agree that it is good for...


5 Key Ways The Buhari Administration Plans To Boost Manufacturing Activities

5 Key Ways The Buhari Administration Plans To Boost Manufacturing Activities

President Buhari reveals 5 steps his administration will take to boost manufacturing activities in...


These Are The Reasons Madam Adeosun Gave For Her Recent Statement About The Recession

These Are The Reasons Madam Adeosun Gave For Her Recent Statement About The Recession

Just as Nigerians are complaining about the distress the economic condition of the country...


10 Things We Learnt From The Africa/US Business Forum

10 Things We Learnt From The Africa/US Business Forum

We bring you highlights from the recently concluded US-Africa Business...


India’s VP Promises To Boost Nigeria’s Economy In These 2 Areas

India’s VP Promises To Boost Nigeria’s Economy In These 2 Areas

The Indian Vice-President when speaking with President Buhari of Nigeria, explained 2 areas India...


These Stakeholders Explain Why CBN Is At Fault For Poor Capital Market Investment

These Stakeholders Explain Why CBN Is At Fault For Poor Capital Market Investment

The capital market has blamed the CBN's position on matters affecting the capital market...


Come And See The 12 “Wonders” Of Dangote Refinery

Come And See The 12 “Wonders” Of Dangote Refinery

Wonders shall never...


Asset Sale Dilemma: Former CBN Director Highlights 3 Potential Problems

Asset Sale Dilemma: Former CBN Director Highlights 3 Potential Problems

The Federal Government (FG) has been faced with a dilemma of whether or not...


Mrs Adeosun Explains Why Debt Restructuring Remains The Best Way Out Of The Recession

Mrs Adeosun Explains Why Debt Restructuring Remains The Best Way Out Of The Recession

The Finance Minister has identified what she believes to be the main threat to...


Presco Comes Out A Winner From Naira’s Slump

Presco Comes Out A Winner From Naira’s Slump

Presco reaps the advantages of the forex scarcity causing Naira's fall in the exchange...


Why BDCs Believe Travelex Will Help The Rebound When It Starts Operations Next Week

Why BDCs Believe Travelex Will Help The Rebound When It Starts Operations Next Week

This organization beginning operations on Monday is thought to be what will bring the...


Alert: External Reserves Drop To New Record Low

Alert: External Reserves Drop To New Record Low

This is the new level of Nigeria's external...


Naira’s Woes At Forex Market Continues As It Slumps to N428/$1

Naira’s Woes At Forex Market Continues As It Slumps to N428/$1

The Naira continued its slump in the forex market as it depreciated against the...


These 6 Views Aptly Describe How Divided Nigerians Are On Buhari’s Request For ‘Emergency Powers’

These 6 Views Aptly Describe How Divided Nigerians Are On Buhari’s Request For ‘Emergency Powers’

6 opinions that convey the various reactions Nigerians feel when they hear about the...


Nigeria’s Top 10 Banks According to Deposit Base

Nigeria’s Top 10 Banks According to Deposit Base

Nigeria's top 10 banks according to deposit base as at 2015 end are...


Avoid Recession In Your Life with these Survival Tips

Avoid Recession In Your Life with these Survival Tips

As an entrepreneur, one should be able to assume, manage risks and create strategies...


Crumbling Naira Grows Debt Profile By 33% In 6 Months

Crumbling Naira Grows Debt Profile By 33% In 6 Months

Government soars due to the plunging of the Naira's...


These Ideas Are What The Senate Thinks Will Lift Nigeria From Recession

These Ideas Are What The Senate Thinks Will Lift Nigeria From Recession

The Senate has come up with 14 suggestions to lift Nigeria out of the...