Faith Moono Simwami

31 Flips | 1 Magazine | 1 Following | 5 Followers | @Mo2licious | Keep up with Faith Moono Simwami on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Faith Moono Simwami”

Nigeria the future, SA the past - economist

Cape Town - Africa owns 12% of the world's oil reserves, 40% of its gold and up to 90% of its platinum and chromium, according to the UN Economic …

An awakening giant

LESS than an hour’s drive outside Ethiopia’s capital, Addis Ababa, a farmer walks along a narrow path on a green valley floor after milking his cows. …

Manufacturing Sector

Emerging marks

WITH emerging markets still in some turmoil, it is easy to believe they are victims of something. But of what, exactly? In the past five days, four …

Are the MINT Countries Ready to Refresh Global Investment?

<b>Jim O’Neill</b>, formerly the chairman of Goldman Sachs’ investment wing and the man who coined the BRIC acronym for <b>emerging economies</b> in 2001, has now …

BRICS

BBC Radio 4 - MINT: The Next Economic Giants, Nigeria - Africa's Hope

Economist Jim O'Neill was the first to spot the huge potential of the BRIC countries - Brazil, Russia, India, and China, and predict how the world would change. In this landmark series, Jim travels to four countries which could one day stand alongside them and join the world's economic elite. …

Nigeria’s inflation down to 8.2 per cent in August - Premium Times Nigeria

<i>Related News</i><p><b>New harvest season eases pressure on inflation, food prices.</b><p>The Composite Price Index (CPI), which measures the average change in price …

Consumer Price Index

Mint condition: countries tipped as the next economic powerhouses

First it was the Brics. For a while the Civets were in vogue. Now the Mints are the ones to watch. Confused? Well, once you know your acronyms it all becomes clear.<p>The Brics are Brazil, Russia, India and China – four emerging economies lumped together in 2001 by Jim O'Neill, then at Goldman Sachs, …

The Mint countries: Next economic giants?

<b>In 2001 the world began talking about the Bric countries - Brazil, Russia, India and China - as potential powerhouses of the world economy. The term was coined by economist Jim O'Neill, who has now identified the "Mint" countries - Mexico, Indonesia, Nigeria and Turkey - as emerging economic</b> …

An Amazon.com for Africa?

IT IS impossible to shop in Lagos, Nigeria's commercial capital, says Jeremy Hodara, the French co-founder of Jumia, an online retailer that began …

Nigeria: Debt Management Office to issue N90 billion bonds January 15

<i>Related News</i><p><b>Bonds will mature in 2016 and 2030.</b><p>The Debt Management Office, DMO, says it will on January 15 auction N90 billion worth of Federal …

Nigeria

Perspectives from The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)

Economics

Nigeria’s gas supply challenge: paradox of plenty? - BusinessDay : News you can trust

by FEMI ASU<p>February 8, 2014 | 2:09 pm<p>| | | Start Conversation<p>Nigeria, Africa’s top oil producer and largest holder of natural gas re¬serves in the …

Nigeria set for steady economic growth, politics a risk - Okonjo-Iweala - BusinessDay : News you can trust

Nigeria’s economy is set to grow 6.75 percent this year even though oil theft has cut official output by 400,000 barrels a day and political turmoil …

Despite Nigeria's Economic Growth, Few Have "Good Jobs"

SAN FRANCISCO -- Just 9% Nigerians in 2012 said they work full time for an employer -- a key measure of "good jobs" that Gallup refers to as "Payroll …

Marketing & Sales

August 2018 – With car incentives at record levels, automakers need a better way to manage this spending, starting at the dealer.<p>July 2018 – Using …

Mexico, Indonesia, Nigeria and Turkey 'won't make a Mint'

BlackRock Frontiers Investment Trust: Mexico, Indonesia, Nigeria and Turkey WON'T make a Mint, says fan of frontier economies<p>By<p>Published: 17:22 EDT, …

Financial Services

Nigeria offers promise for investors looking for the next growth story

If you want an idea of what Nigeria can offer the world's more fearless investors, raise a glass to South African supermarket chain Shoprite. Last year, its seven Nigerian branches sold more Moët & Chandon champagne than its 600 South African stores combined.<p>Nigeria may be best known for Islamist …