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EXPORT TRADE: FCMB RALLIES OPERATORS TO DIVERSIFY AND STIMULATE ECONOMY

Export Trade: FCMB rallies operators to diversify and stimulate the economy Nigeria’s vast non-oil endowment must be urgently leveraged to diversify and expand its revenue base, reduce the dependence on crude oil for foreign exchange earnings, and stimulate rapid economic growth. Policymakers, financiers, export trade experts, and value chain players insisted on this in Lagos […]

IN TOGO THE AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK SUPPORTED AGRO-FOOD PROCESSING PROJECT HITS IT’S STRIDES

In Togo, the African Development Bank-supported Agro-Food Processing Project hits its stride In the pilot Agropoli of Kara, located some 423 kilometers north of Lomé, the capital city of Togo, there is a constant hum of bulldozers and harrowers. A few meters away from the deafening noise, engineers and agricultural technicians are supervising the work […]

FG PLANS SUPPLEMENTARY BUDGET OVER RISING INFLATION, DEPRECIATION

The Federal Government may present a supplementary budget to the National Assembly due to a further depreciation of the naira and galloping inflation that have made the 2023 budget nearly unrealistic.   FG plans supplementary budget over rising inflation, depreciation The 2023 budget benchmarks the foreign exchange at N435/dollar and inflation at 17.10 percent but […]

FG VOWS TO MAKE NIGERIA AFRICA’S LARGEST WHEAT PRODUCER, EXPORTER

FG vows to make Nigeria Africa’s largest wheat producer, the exporter As Nigeria and other African countries suffer wheat shortage, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Mohammad Abubakar, vowed to ensure Nigeria ranks as Africa’s largest wheat producer and exporter. Abubakar made the declaration in his keynote address delivered at the Stakeholders Validation […]

WTO OPENS REGISTRATION FOR THE WORLD TRADE CONGRESS ON GENDER

Under the theme “Gender Equality for Sustainable Trade and Recovery”, the World Trade Congress on Gender will take place at the WTO from 5 to 7 December to explore how gender equality can foster sustainable trade and how trade can support women in times of crisis. The Congress aims to highlight research work conducted by […]

WTO SECRETARIAT LAUNCHES TRADE REMEDIES DATA PORTAL

The WTO Secretariat on 1 November launched the Trade Remedies Data Portal, an online tool that provides access to information on members’ anti-dumping and countervailing duty actions. The new Portal provides a gateway to comprehensive data on all anti-dumping and countervailing duty actions notified by WTO members, displaying information in the form of searchable tables […]