GhanaWeb“Let Trade and Investment drive our new partnership” – Ghana tells EuropeBusinessGhanaVice President Mahamudu Bawumia has urged the European Union (EU) and the European Business Organisation (EBO) to support Ghana with significant trade and investments towards creating a prosperous economy with decent jobs and dignified lives for ...Government would develop Ghana's mortgage
New York TimesUS Unemployment at 16-Year Low, but Economy's Weak Spots RemainNew York TimesUnemployment sank to 4.3 percent in May, its lowest level in 16 years, the government reported Friday, but halfhearted wage growth and a shrinking labor force revealed the economy's stubborn weak spots. While the downsides sent bond prices lower, the ...U.S. Jobs Weakness May Be Temporary, But L
Ailing President Leaves Nigeria in an Unhealthy State of LimboWall Street Journal (subscription)ABUJA, Nigeria—Africa's largest economy is facing a potential political crisis, fueled by its president's worsening health and a religious divide that threatens his deputy's recent turnaround of Nigeria's fortunes. Unofficially, Nigeria's presidency ...
StreetInsider.comWall Street hits record highs as economy seen acceleratingStreetInsider.comTraders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., May 31, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid. Get access to the best calls on Wall Street with StreetInsider.com's Ratings Insider Elite. Get your Free Trial here.and more »
New York TimesJobs Report: What to Watch ForNew York TimesConstruction hiring also anemic in March and April, but that could have been the product of bad weather. Analysts expect the sector to bounce back because of the demand for new housing. Credit Joshua Bright for The New York Times. The Labor Department ...May jobs report: 4 things to knowCNNMoneyFed Focuses on Job Gains as Economy Sends
TheStreet.comU.S. small business borrowing drops to six-month low | ReutersReutersIn a sign that economic growth may soften ahead, borrowing by small U.S. firms dropped to a six-month low in April, data released on Thursday showed.If You Believe What's Happening to Small Businesses, the U.S. Economy Could Soon Shock Some PeopleTheStreet.comall 3 news articles »
Detroit Free PressHow to grab a piece of $400K in small business grantsDetroit Free PressTime is running out for small business owners to tap into $400,000 in grants to help them grow. The economic development program known as the New Economy Initiative is seeking applicants for its annual NEIdeas Small Business Challenge to award ...
CitifmonlineCiti Business Festival starts todayCitifmonlineThe most anticipated business festival —the Citi Business Festival will be launched today at the head office of MTN in Accra at 10 am. The festival will include a series of on-air and outdoor events on different areas of the economy. The first in the ...and more »
QuartzThe key to diversifying Nigeria's economy could lie in fixing its portsQuartzNigeria has long talked about diversifying it's economy, but there's typically been more rhetoric than action. A decades-long dependence on oil—its biggest export—has proven costly as Nigeria's economy, once regarded as one of the world's most ...Nigeria: Dwindling Cargoes, Policy Threaten Go
VanguardNigeria may exit recession in Q3 – ReportVanguardRECENT developments in the Nigerian economy where the contraction in the GDP slowed considerably in Q1, 2017 is an indication that the country will likely exit the current recession between Q2 and Q3, 2017, analysts at FSDH Merchant Bank, have said.and more »