Tuesday, July 17, 2018

European firm invests $6b in Iran’s power sector

TEHRAN- An European firm signed a deal with the Iranian Energy Ministry for making $6 billion investment in Iran’s power sector, Iran’s Government Spokesman...

Despite GOP Stand: TransCanada suspends its US permit on Keystone Pipeline

US President Barack Obama winks as he tells a joke about his place of birth during the White House Correspondents Association Dinner in Washington,...

Shell Failing to Clean Nigeria Oil-Spill Sites, Amnesty Says

Royal Dutch Shell Plc has failed to clean up four oil-spill sites in the crude-producing Niger River delta, three of which an under-resourced Nigerian...

JPMorgan to Remove Nigeria From Emerging-Market Bond Indexes

PMorgan Chase & Co. has excluded Nigeria from its local-currency emerging-market bond indexes tracked by more than $200 billion of funds, after restrictions on...

Banks block five million customers’ accounts • No withdrawal without BVN –CBN

At least five million bank accounts were deactivated by Deposit Money Banks operating in the country on Saturday night following the October 31, 2015...

China denies immediate validity of two-child policy

CHINA'S top family planning authority has stressed that its local affiliates must implement the current one-child policy until a new policy allowing all couples...

Investing in a volatile bond market

More than six years ago, the Federal Reserve moved its target fed funds rate to 0%, an unprecedented move, and just one part of...

Hague has no role in S.China Sea disputes

The Hague-based Permanent Court of Arbitration sent a gift to the Philippines on Thursday, ruling that it has jurisdiction over the case filed by...

Hillary Targets Prison Stocks

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton may not be president, but she's moving the markets like she is one. For the second time in three...

Article of impeachment on IRS boss

The US CONGRESS will begin article of impeachment on the IRS boss over targeting the conservatives