• Brasile

    Cidade de São Paulo tem o 4º janeiro mais chuvoso em 75 anos

    A capital paulista teve neste ano o quarto janeiro mais chuvoso dos últimos 75 anos, com um total de precipitação, até a manhã desta terça-feira (31/1), de 453,8 mm, de acordo com registros da estação meteorológica do Mirante de Santana, na zona norte de São Paulo.Leia mais notícias em Brasil  Segundo ...

  • Cina

    Trump Aide’s Deal With Chinese Firm Raises Fear of Tangled Interests

    Anthony Scaramucci, who has been named the White House liaison to the business community, is selling his firm to a company with deep ties to China’s Communist Party.

  • Cina

    Cina, manifattura ancora in zona espansione

    (Teleborsa) - La manifattura cinese continua a viaggiare in zona espansione. L'indice PMI manifatturiero, che sintetizza le aspettative degli addetti all'approvvigionamento delle imprese, a gennaio...

  • Nigeria

    January manufacturing PMI fell to 48.2 – CBN

    Oyetunji Abioye The country’s manufacturing activity fell to 48.2 index points in January 2017, down from 52.0 recorded in December, the Central Bank of Nigeria said in its Purchasing Managers’ Index released on Tuesday. The report showed that while the manufacturing PMI dropped to  48.2 index points, the non-manufacturing  PMI ...

  • Nigeria

    Investment: FG asks embassies to fast-track visa issuance

    Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja The Federal Government has directed all its foreign missions abroad to commence a 48-hour visa issuance regime for those willing to do business with Nigerians. It said the bottlenecks associated with visa issuance in all its foreign missions should be discontinued in order to make it easy ...

  • Nigeria

    Osinbajo, Saraki, Dogara meet on economy, 2017 budget

    Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, and some ministers on Tuesday met with the leadership of the National Assembly on the nation’s economy currently in recession as well as the 2017 Appropriation Bill currently being debated by federal lawmakers. Those who attended the meeting that took place inside ...

  • Etiopia Nigeria

    Nigeria, others to increase immunisation coverage

    Bukola Adebayo African Heads of State have pledged to increase investment in immunisation coverage on the continent. The leaders made the commitment at the 28th African Union Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, are to increase their country’s political and financial investments in vaccination programmes . The World Health Organisation Regional ...

  • Nigeria

    ASCSN threatens to shut down NHIS offices

    Friday Olokor, Abuja The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria, an affiliate of the Trade Union Congress of Nigeria, in Abuja, on Tuesday handed down a 21-day ultimatum within which the management of National Health Insurance Scheme, should reverse its “illegal secondment of staff,” or risk a shutdown of ...

  • Nigeria

    ‘Safety culture in manufacturing poor’

    A group, NFPAWA ,  has decried the low level of safety culture in manufacturing companies in the country. It said time has come for organisations take the issue of safety seriously. Its Programme Director, Antonia Beri, who spoke in Lagos yesterday, said the manufacturing sector has become very important to the ...

  • Nigeria

    Turning cassava waste to wealth

    The food industry has been making an impact because of its potential for value addition. Like food waste and animal feed, cassava peels have the potential of becoming big business.DANIEL ESSIET reports ost farms in Ilero in Kajola Local Government Area of Oyo State are full of cassava. The crop ...