A candidate for governor of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in the 2019 elections in Kogi state, lawyer Natasha Hadiza Akpoti said the current economic environment is not favorable to women. She made the revelation during a speech at the Oyo Women Entrepreneurship Summit (OWES) held on Wednesday in Ibadan.Read More →

The Federal Reserve on Wednesday raised its forecast for 2021 gross domestic product by more than 50% from its December estimate while keeping interest rates stable. GDP is now expected to grow 6.5% in 2021 before slowing in the following years, according to the Federal Open Market Committee, the centralRead More →

The Organization for Economic Cooperation (OECD) on Tuesday cautiously revised its global economic forecast for 2021, citing vaccine deployments and the US stimulus package adopted last week as positive signs. At a virtual press conference at the organization’s headquarters in Paris, OECD chief economist Laurence Boone told reporters she expectsRead More →

The COVID-19 pandemic has transformed the world and has also provided organizations with a great opportunity to innovate and find new growth potential. Catastrophic circumstances such as the present one push humans to the brink, causing them to expand their imaginations. When environmental dynamics change, it creates new opportunities hithertoRead More →

As vaccine rollout intensifies, there is hope and optimism that the region’s second-largest school district can open in a matter of weeks; we are discussing with the principal of the unified school district of the city of sacramento and the teachers’ union of the proximity of the two parties toRead More →

Illinois’ economy will recover soon, but the economic woes that plagued the state before COVID-19 will slow that recovery and increase the risk of further problems, according to a Moody’s Analytics report released on Wednesday. The report prepared for the General Assembly’s Committee on Government Forecasts and Accountability, or COGFA,Read More →