Lekki Free Zone Quadrant, Eko Atlantic are national assets

The Senate Committee on Trade, Industry and Investment described Dangote, Lekki, Alaro City and the Lagos Free Zone which made up the quadrant of the Lekki Free Zone Mega Zone and the Eko Atlantic Free Zone as national assets of several billion dollars. Committee chairman Senator Francis Fadahunsi said this …

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External debt fell 1.5% to $ 97 billion at the end of March – BSP

The country’s external debt stock fell by $ 1.4 billion or 1.5% to $ 97 billion at the end of March, from $ 98.5 billion in December, said governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas , Benjamin Diokno, this weekend. “The decline in the level of debt in the first quarter …

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The United States’ greatest danger is not China. It’s much closer to home | Robert reich

VSHina’s increasingly aggressive geopolitical and economic position in the world sparks a violent bipartisan backlash in America. It doesn’t matter if it leads to more public investment in basic research, education and infrastructure – as the Sputnik shock of the late 1950s did. But it also presents dangers. Over 60 …

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Foreign ministry calls for yoga to be adopted to fight covid aftermath

After two hectic months of scouring the world for the drugs, liquid medical oxygen and oxygen-related equipment needed to fight a brutal second wave of covid-19 infections that hit the country, the Indian Ministry of Foreign Affairs seems to be tackling the more normal affairs of diplomacy. One of the …

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Multi-Jurisdictional: 2021 Global Trade and Supply Chain Webinar Series

Our 18th annual global trade and supply chain webinar series titled “International Trade and Developments in a World of Recovery and Renewal” features the latest developments in international trade, including updates on wars trade, negotiations of trade agreements and major customs, export controls and the evolution of sanctions. In addition …

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DP World plays a critical role in maintaining the supply of essential commodities

The participation of DP World, the UAE region and Jafza in Arab Health 2021 will open new growth avenues for companies. DP World, the Jebel Ali (Jafza) Free Zone in the UAE region, experienced 12% growth in its healthcare and pharmaceutical customer base between 2019-2020. To show their commitment to …

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Mortgage rates today, June 19 and rate forecasts for next week

Today’s Mortgage and Refinance Rates Average mortgage rates increased yesterday, but only by the smallest measurable amount. Still, it was a relief after a solid week of increases that included three unusually large jumps. My best guess is that mortgage rates could stay stable or drop a bit next week. …

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AfDB Invests $ 20 Million in Georgian Railways Green Bonds to Modernize Rail Network | Odisha News | Latest Odisha News

Manila: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has invested $ 20 million in green bonds, issued by Georgian Railway JSC, the proceeds of which will be mainly used to roll over the maturing Eurobonds it had issued to improve the bonds. existing railway lines as part of an ongoing modernization project. …

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Australia takes China to the World Trade Organization

The tariffs imposed by China have caused serious damage to the Australian wine industry. Australia is fighting with China over wine tariffs with the international trade body because of “serious damage” to the industry. The federal government has approached the World Trade Organization to request consultations with the Chinese government …

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AP Interview: UN Aid Chief: Tackling Root Causes of Suffering

UNITED NATIONS (PA) – Outgoing UN humanitarian chief warns “explosion” in humanitarian aid needs in recent years will continue to escalate until major powers tackle root causes of hunger and despair – conflict, extremism, climate change, bad governance, corruption and violence, to name a few. Mark Lowcock, who resigns Friday …

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