• IFC, Amundi Create $2bn Green-Bond Fund For Emerging Markets

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    The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, and Amundi, a leading European Asset Manager, have agreed to create the largest green-bond fund dedicated to emerging markets a $2 billion initiative that aims to deepen local capital markets and expand financing for climate investments. This was disclosed to newsmen at the…

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  • World Economics Declares Nigeria Out Of Recession

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    World Economics, a London-based organisation, declared yesterday that after a few quarters of negative growth that saw the death of businesses, the Nigerian economy has wriggled out of recession. According to the organisation, which focuses on producing financial analysis on world economy, Nigeria’s “Market Growth Index grew to 58.5 in April as the monthly Sales…

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  • Army Orders For Nigerian Made Shoes

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    In furtherance of the federal government’s policy of ‘Buy Made In Nigeria’, the Nigerian Army has placed order for 50,000 pairs of shoes to be produced and supplied by young shoemakers in Aba, Abia State which will be used by its soldiers. Before now, the Army had been importing most of the footwear used by…

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