At interface with corporate bodies, Gov. Wike said FIRS illegally received 7.5% of the contract sum awarded by Rivers State as Value added Tax (VAT).
A Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, has dismissed an application by the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, seeking to stop the Rivers State Government from collecting Value Added Tax (VAT) and related taxes in the State.
Gov. Wike explains in statewide broadcast why states, which are the federating units of Nigeria, should see Rivers’ legal victory on Value Added Tax (VAT) as a fiscal Federalism enabler.
President Buhari credited the development to his administration’s commitment to ensuring prudent management of resources. Could the amount have been higher?
More than eight out of ten enterprises in the Philippines recognising the positive impacts of gender diversity on business, a new report by the ILO.
The Tinapa Business and Leisure Resort that was conceived by the Donald Duke administration will be coming up strong soon to further boost the economy of Cross River State as Governor Ben Ayade appoints Ojong Ayiba, as its new Managing Director.
A large number of poor workers, primarily women, have lost their income as many garment producing factories have reduced or temporarily suspended their activities. Some have closed entirely.
In the third quarter of this 2020, a new United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) calculations say in many parts of the world, the number of ships pulling into ports to unload and load containers rebounded.
The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) says it has renovated and equipped the diagnostic laboratory of the National Agricultural Seed Council (NASC) at their headquarters in Sheda, Abuja. According to IITA, the laboratory […]
Expert trainers from the ENABLE Youth Cameroon (EYC) programme are receiving and analysing the business plans of aspiring ‘agri-preneurs’ participating in the programme since May this yea.