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Lagos Offers Waiver On Import And Export Licenses For Lekki Free Zone Investors

Lagos Offers Waiver On Import And Export Licenses For Lekki Free Zone Investors

Business September 27, 2013 at 7:40 am 0 comments

The Lagos State Government has said that it has concluded plans to offer a number of policies and incentives such as complete tax holidays from all federal, State and Local government taxes, rates, customs duties and levies to all investors patronizing

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BlackBerry Agrees To $4.7 Billion Buyout, As It Layoff 40% Of Workforce

BlackBerry Agrees To $4.7 Billion Buyout, As It Layoff 40% Of Workforce

Business, News September 24, 2013 at 8:41 am 0 comments

BlackBerry announced Monday it agreed to a $4.7 billion buyout by a consortium of investors who plan to take the struggling Canadian smartphone maker private.
The company said in a statement in Ottawa that it has “signed a letter of intent agreement under which a consortium to be

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Edwin Ekene Uhara: Does High GDP Translate To Better Living Standard?

Edwin Ekene Uhara: Does High GDP Translate To Better Living Standard?

Business, Opinions August 14, 2013 at 4:53 pm 0 comments

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is the total market value of all final goods and services produced in a country in a given year. GDP is the world’s most popular market indicator! That China is the second largest economy in the world does not mean that of

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Guaranty Trust Bank: Would You Rather Work With Them? (A Victimised Former Staff Tells It All)

Guaranty Trust Bank: Would You Rather Work With Them? (A Victimised Former Staff Tells It All)

Business, News June 19, 2013 at 6:15 pm 0 comments

Guaranty Trust Bank (GTBank) is a bank that prides itself as a foremost Nigerian financial institution that fosters a culture of openness in which healthy debate is encouraged. Over the last two decades, the bank has grown from strength to strength thus making it a preferred institution for young

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UBA deepens e-banking with new product

UBA deepens e-banking with new product

Business February 27, 2013 at 1:59 pm 1 comment

United Bank for Africa Plc has introduced a reloadable prepaid card, offering its customers financial control, convenience and security.A statement made available to our correspondent on Tuesday said the prepaid card, which would be available in Nigeria and 18 African countries where UBA had presence, was acceptable at all

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RIM Changes Name To Blackberry, Launches Blackberry 10

RIM Changes Name To Blackberry, Launches Blackberry 10

Business, News January 30, 2013 at 8:58 pm 0 comments

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Research In Motion renamed itself ‘BlackBerry’ and unveiled its long-awaited BlackBerry 10 lineup, but it looks like investors were not impressed.
The stock had been up as much as 5% on Wednesday to $16.62 a share

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