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Sunday, May 28, 2017


UN Global Compact hosts workshop on Anti-Corruption for Nigerian SMEs

The United nations global compact says by 2030 if corruption is not checked it will cost Nigeria 37 percent of national Gross domestic product...

Professionals advocate Accounting standards to curb corruption in Nigeria

Professionals in accounting say the only way out of corruption in Nigeria is for Accountants in Public institutions to join the fight against corruption. They...

Uganda’s producers of soft drinks protest against tax increments

Uganda's Carbonated soft drink industry has protested the new Excise Duty tax increments on the company. Director, Crown Beverages Ltd, Amos Nzeyi, said the government...

US Consumer Sentiment Signals Gains in Spending Remain Likely

US consumer sentiment holding near post-election highs reflects an improved outlook on wages and indicates spending is poised to rebound, though a partisan gap...

BA cancels flights from London’s Heathrow, Gatwick after IT outage

British Airways said it had cancelled all flights from London's Heathrow and Gatwick airports scheduled before 1700 GMT on Saturday due to a global...

Guinea forecasts 6.7 pct GDP growth for 2017

uinea's government has forecast gross domestic product growth of 6.7 from 3.8 percent in 2016 as the West African country recovers from an Ebola epidemic...

U.S. economy slowed less than expected in first quarter; outlook cloudier

TVC NEWS The U.S. economy slowed less than initially thought in the first quarter, but softening business investment and moderate consumer spending are clouding...

Dollar rises after GDP data, pound shaken by polls

The dollar rose to a one-week high on Friday after upbeat U.S. gross domestic product data while Britain's pound slipped after a poll showed...

Japan turns to autonomous shipping

Japan is moving ahead with research into autonomous ocean transport by selecting Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) and Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding for development work. The...

OPEC interest raises higher revenue from Crude Oil sales

America is now the stumbling block to Opec's interest in raising higher revenues from crude oil sales. The U.S. stockpiled more than three million barrels...
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