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Virgin Atlantic unveils state-of-the-art A350-1000 aircraft

Virgin Atlantic Appoints New Commercial Manager In Nigeria

Virgin Atlantic, yesterday, in London, unveiled a state-of-the-art cabin for its new Airbus A350-1000 aircraft. The business class section, which Virgin Atlantic calls, “Upper Class”, features brand new suites, and a “social space” called “The Loft”.The carrier operates bars on all ...

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BPE seeks private partnership to bridge $3tr infrastructure gap

DG  BPE  LAUDS  SAHCOL’S POST –CONCESSION  SUCCESS 

The Director-General, Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Alex A. Okoh, has said the next phase of Federal Government’s Reform and Privatisation Programme will focus on Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) with the view to correcting the infrastructure deficit in Nigeria. Okoh ...

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‘15 agencies, task force units intercept, clear cargoes at ports’

Eastern ports issues are beyond 10 per cent discount, say operators

Despite government’s agenda on ease of doing business, the organised private sector (OPS), has said the practice of having multiple units of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), alongside other officially approved agencies, getting involved in cargo interception and clearance processes ...

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OPEC sees tighter 2019 market as Nigeria, others defy cuts

OPEC sees tighter 2019 market as Nigeria, others defy cuts

…Nation’s production below budget benchmark Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), has forecast a much tighter market in 2019, and has seen its production fall significantly this year, led by curbs to Saudi Arabian output along with dramatic, involuntary ...

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Government to end cabotage waivers, eyes ship production in 2024

‘Why Nigeria needs to optimise the blue economy agenda’

• Content board mulls N61 billion credit for industry • Nigeria’s sovereign wealth fund worst managed, says IMF  The Federal Government has begun moves to end granting of cabotage waivers nationwide.To this end, a five-year plan was yesterday launched in ...

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Government claims nation’s N24.38tr debt profile sustainable

Government claims nation’s N24.38tr debt profile sustainable

To pay N1.3b claims to 497 relatives of deceased civil servants The Federal Government stated yesterday that there was no cause for alarm over the country’s rising debt profile. Nigeria’s total debt profile as at December 31, 2018 was N24.387 ...

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Sign minimum wage Bill now, Labour tells Buhari

BULLS: Minimum Wage Victory

• Why we launched micro-pension plan, by Pencom •Kwara ex-workers demand two years salary arrears Organised labour under the aegis of Trade Union Side (TUS) of the Joint National Public Service Negotiating Council (JNPSNC) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to ...

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