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Why U.S. Dollar will strengthen on GDP report
28 Jul 2018
In "Futures In Focus," Paul Nolte, portfolio manager at Kingsview Asset Management, discusses the outlook for the U.S. dollar and crude oil with Bloomberg's Vonnie Quinn on "Bloomberg Markets."
Nigeria MPC meeting expectations
20 Jul 2017
Members of Nigeria's monetary policy committee will begin a 2-day meeting next Monday to review key macroeconomic indicators notably, inflation, GDP growth and the exchange rate.
Nigerian economy contracts at slower rate in first quarter
23 May 2017
Nigeria's first quarter GDP rate contracted at a slower rate, falling 0.52 percent compared to 1.73 percent in the same period in 2016.
Finance minister decries 6% Tax To GDP Ratio
25 Apr 2017
Finance minister decries 6% Tax To GDP Ratio.
Addressing Nigeria's skill gap
13 Apr 2017
For Nigeria to achieve its target of 7 per cent growth in GDP by 2020, human capital development cannot be over-emphasised. Jimi Tewe, CEO of Inspiro Consulting joins CNBC Africa to discuss how best the country can address its skills gap.
China trims GDP target citing 'grave challenges'
5 Mar 2017
China's premier warns that the world's second-largest economy faces "grave challenges", signalling a further deceleration as he announced a trimmed 2017 GDP growth target of "around 6.5 percent".
How Trump's TPP decision impacts bilateral trade deals
24 Jan 2017
Johanna Chua, head of Asia-Pacific economic and market analysis at Citigroup Global Markets, comments on President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
Nigeria predicted to recover from recession in 2017
13 Jan 2017
Economists are forecasting a drop in Nigeria's December 2016 inflation rate figure, and also expect Nigeria to recover from its recession in 2017.
The key takeaways from Saudi Arabia's historic budget
28 Dec 2016
Monica Malik, chief economist at Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank, discusses the key takeaways from Saudi Arabia's historic budget with Bloomberg's Yousef Gamal El-Din and Angie Lau
Nigeria economic outlook
15 Nov 2016
Nigeria's headline inflation hit 18.3 per cent in October 0.48 percentage points higher than the rate recorded in September. As more economic data pours in and the monetary policy committee meeting expected next week.
Will China's Yuan weaken further?
17 Oct 2016
Tony Boyadjian, senior vice president of foreign exchange at Compass Global Markets, discusses the weakening Chinese yuan, China's GDP and his outlook for the Australian dollar.
Growing Nigeria's creative economy
14 Oct 2016
Despite a contraction in Nigeria's second quarter GDP, activity in the arts, entertainment and recreation sector contributed 0.26 per cent a rise from the 0.24 per cent, in the second quarter of 2015.