Tag: , ,

China and US call tariff truce for 90 days

China and US call tariff truce for 90 days

U.S. President Donald Trump and President Xi Jinping of China have agreed to put a break on the escalating trade war and shelve further tariff increases that were...

China urges WTO for sanctions in U.S. trade dispute

U.S. tariff disputes: WTO to constitute panels for ruling

The United States and opponents of President Donald Trump’s steel and aluminium tariff, both confirmed their wish to litigate on Wednesday, triggering the procedure...

Minister of Finance, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed

Minister says Nigeria supports ECOWAS common tariff, customs union

Nigeria supports a Common External Tariff (CET) and Customs Union within the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Zainab...

EU competition watchdogs okays Greece, Bulgaria natural gas project

EU states agree draft tariff rates on WTO quotas post-Brexit

EU ambassadors agreed on Wednesday draft tariff rates that the bloc will apply to quotas of imported goods after Britain leaves the European Union, the EU said in a...

EU competition watchdogs okays Greece, Bulgaria natural gas project

Brexit: EU states okay draft tariff rates on WTO quotas

  European Union (EU) ambassadors on Wednesday, agreed on draft tariff rates that the bloc will apply to quotas of imported goods after Britain leaves the European...

Nigeria seeks to cut wheat imports by boosting local output

Breadmakers seek downward review of tariff on imported wheat

The Premium Breadmakers Association of Nigeria (PBAN) has called on the Federal Government to review downwards the 15 per cent levy on wheat grain imports to help drive...

China pledges $60bn in financial support to Africa

China threatens retaliation over new tariff threat

China’s foreign ministry said on Monday Beijing will respond if the United States takes any new steps on trade after President Donald Trump warned he was ready to slap...

Donald Trump

US to impose additional $16b tariff on Chinese imports

The United States Trade Representative’s office has unveiled a list of around USD16 billion worth of imports from China that will be subject to a 25 percent additional...

Minimum wage: FG to take stand on Monday

Minister asks Buhari to reduce 500% tariff on alcoholic beverages

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, has dispatched a memo to President Muhammadu Buhari requesting for a review of the newly introduced 500 percent...

Dr. Boniface Aniebonam

NAGAFF seeks uniform tariff on imported vehicles 

The National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) has sought the intervention of the Comptroller-General of Customs, Hammed Ali, on the...

China pledges $60bn in financial support to Africa

Trade war: China slams 25% tariff on U.S. goods 

China has increased tariffs by up to 25 percent on 128 U.S. products, from frozen pork and wine to certain fruits and nuts, escalating a dispute between the world’s...

EU competition watchdogs okays Greece, Bulgaria natural gas project

EU seeks U.S. tariff exemption

The European Commission Vice President, Jyrki Katainen, said on Thursday that the EU is hoping it will be granted an exemption from U.S. import tariffs. He added that...