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Africa

ITFC to Enhance Groundnut Oil Quality Standards and Boost Senegalese Export...

The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), a member of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group, has approved a Grant Agreement for the Senegalese...

KuCoin Plans to Launch Non-Fungible Token Exchange: Report

Seychelles-based cryptocurrency exchange KuCoin has announced the upcoming launch of a non-fungible token (NFT) exchange. NFTs are unique, “collectible” tokens that have use cases...

Islamic Finance in Ghana Requires Multi-Stakeholder Push

The issue of Islamic finance in Ghana needs to be critically pursued by all stakeholders as a key alternative financing method for government and...

Commitment to Sustainability Opening Doors to Post-Pandemic Capital in Africa

The industrials, manufacturing and transport (IMT) sector is being hit hard by COVID-19 disruption, but commitment to sustainability could very well lead the sector...

FG Mulls Green Bond to Fund Safe Water, Sanitation

The Minister of Finance, National Planning and Budget, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, yesterday said the federal government was considering opportunities embedded in green bond and...

Islamic Finance is Best Option for Real Sector Development in Nigeria

Islamic Finance and its products are the best options for achieving real sector development in Nigeria. The Deputy Director, Banking Supervision in the Central...