Economic uncertainty is now a real problem for organizations around the world as they look toward 2023. Be it large or small enterprises, there are growing concerns about the outlook of the economy next year, with many already looking to ways they can best reduce their expenses without affecting productivity.
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The old saying among foreign investors that “if you are not in Nigeria, you are not in oil business” is increasingly being confined to the past as several international oil majors have excluded Africa’s biggest oil producer from their increased outlays on energy projects for 2023 amid high oil demand Read More
Benin monarch, Oba Ewuare II, has challenged electricity Distribution Companies (DISCOs) in Nigeria to strengthen their Research and Development (R&D) capacity in order to arrive at a solution to the various problems associated with the power sector value chain.
He gave the charge while playing host to the new management of Read More
The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Tuesday, said the auctioning of the 5G spectrum alone generated $547m.
He also lauded the contributions of the digital economy in driving growth, creating employment and generating 594 per cent of its revenue target for 2019, saying it has opened more avenues for Read More
UK forests may store almost double the amount of carbon than previous calculations have suggested, scientists believe.
UCL researchers used a 3D-scanning technique and analysis to assess the amount of aboveground biomass (AGB) – used to derive carbon storage – of 815 trees in a UK woodland.
The team found that their Read More
Researchers at Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin (HZB) have developed a tandem solar cell with 32.5 per cent efficiency, higher than the current world record.
The current record for the efficiency of tandem solar cells has been broken at HZB, certifying institute European Solar Test Installation (ESTI) in Italy has confirmed.
Tandem solar cells consist Read More
Hydrogen will not play a major role in the UK’s efforts to reach net zero although it can grow to become “a big niche” fuel in particular sectors, MPs on the Commons Science and Technology Committee have said.
Hydrogen will not play a major role in the UK’s efforts to reach Read More
Millions of WhatsApp users may notice their app changing over the coming weeks and months.
Details of major changes (some of which are already live) have been revealed.
WhatsApp revealed a host of changes to video and voice calling that are live right now
That's because WhatsApp typically tests new features and tweaks Read More
Visa has pledged to invest $1 billion in Africa over the next five years to scale operations, deploy new innovative technologies, deepen collaboration with partners and advance innovative and inclusive economies across the continent.
Visa’s Chairman and CEO, Alfred Kelly Jr. made the pledge during the US-Africa Business Forum, alongside the just Read More
The Nigerian Electricity Management Services Agency (NEMSA), a safety enforcement agency of the Federal Government, has certified 10,692 electricity projects as fit for use after inspecting a total of 15,931 projects across the country.
NEMSA’s Managing Director, Aliyu Tahir, said the inspection and certification became necessary to mitigate the hazards associated Read More