Thursday 22 February, 2018
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METRO DAILY NIGERIA
Category Archives: Business

Transactions on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) ended on a cautious note on Wednesday with the All-Share Index increasing marginally by 0.02 per cent. The index rose by 9.92 points or 0.02 per cent to close at 42,158.32 compared with 42,148.40...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 21st, 2018

Activities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) closed on a positive trend on Tuesday with the market capitalisation appreciating by N57 billion due to gains by some highly capitalised stocks. The market capitalisation which opened at N15.068...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 20th, 2018

The Electricity Meter Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (EMMAN) has tasked the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to establish an intervention fund at single digit interest rate for members to enable them to compete with manufacturers in other...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 20th, 2018

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has provided fresh 210 million dollars to meet customers’ requests in various segments of the foreign exchange market. The Bank’s Acting Director, Corporate Communications Department, Mr Isaac Okorafor in...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 19th, 2018

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) says it aims to achieve increased financial inclusion of Nigerians by the year 2020. Acting Director General, Dr Abdul Zubair, stated this during a financial inclusion sensitisation campaign in Abuja,...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 18th, 2018

Global auto makers, Nissan said it will significantly increase its investments in Nigeria and increase its vehicles manufacturing and production in the country. The company said it will also begin to work more closely with the National Automotive...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 14th, 2018

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), says it has disbursed N55 billion to more than 250,000 farmers within two years of implementation of the Anchor Borrowers Programme (ABP). The Acting-Director, Corporate Communications Department, CBN, Isaac...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 14th, 2018

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the inflation rate, measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI), has further dropped to 15.13 per cent in January from 15.37 per cent recorded in December, 2017, The NBS disclosed this in its CPI report...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 14th, 2018

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Tuesday sustained seven-day falling streak with the market capitalisation shedding N370 billion in one day. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the market capitalisation lost N370 billion or 2.41...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 13th, 2018

The inter-bank Foreign Exchange Market has received 210 million dollars from Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to meet customers’ requests in various segments of the market. The CBN acting Director, Corporate Communications, Mr Isaac Okorafor,...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 12th, 2018