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Minimum wage: Association begs traders not to increase prices of goods

Mrs Hadiza Sabo, the Nasarawa State Chairperson of Market Women Association (MWA), has implored traders not to increase the prices of their goods...

Oil prices fall as global demand concerns grow

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Oil prices fall on signs of large U.S. stock build

Oil prices fell by one per cent on Thursday after industry data showed a larger-than-expected build-up in stocks in the United States, although...

Oil prices edge higher as OPEC hints at deeper output cuts

Oil prices rose on Wednesday, tracking gains in equities, as investors pinned hopes on a potential Brexit deal between Britain and the European...

Oil prices extend losses into second session on weak China data

Oil prices fell on Tuesday after heavy losses in the previous session, as two days of weak Chinese data added to worries about...

Oil prices down as U.S.-China trade deal has no outcome

  Oil prices eased on Monday as scant details on the first phase of a trade deal between the United States and China undercut...

China’s agricultural product wholesale prices surge

(Xinhua/NAN) China’s wholesale prices of agricultural products went up on Friday, according to a report released by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural...

Rising old used car prices help push poor Americans over the...

For America’s working poor, an often essential ingredient for getting and keeping a job – having a car – has rarely been more...

Oil prices fall as hopes for U.S.-China trade progress wilt

Oil prices fell on Thursday on concerns of lower fuel demand as talks this week between the United States and China, are not...

Zimbabwe quadruples electricity prices, pummelling impoverished consumers

  Zimbabwe hiked its average electricity tariff by 320 per cent on Wednesday to ramp up power supplies at a time of daily blackouts,...

Border Closure: Nigerians groan as prices of staple food items skyrocket...

Nigerians are now feeling the pains arising from the border closure as the prices of staple foods such as rice, frozen foods and...

Oil prices on ebb tide as gloom gathers over global economy

Oil prices fell on Monday, extending last week’s heavy losses, with traders fearing the global economic slowdown will weigh on future oil demand...

Gold prices steady as market awaits U.S. employment report

Gold prices were little changed on Thursday, following a jump of more than 1 per cent in the previous session, as investors awaited...

S. African govt in talks with coal miners to cut prices...

 South Africa’s Mines and Energy Minister on Thursday said he was in talks with coal firms that supply struggling state-owned power utility Eskom to...

World food prices stable in September: U.N. FAO

World food prices were stable in September with a fall in sugar prices offset by...

Oil prices recover on lower output from U.S., Russia, OPEC

Oil prices rebounded on Tuesday on reports that output from the world’s largest oil producers fell during the third quarter, although a resumption in...

Anchor borrowers prog. brings down prices of commodities in Borno –...

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says the successful implementation of its Anchor Borrower Programme (ABP), has reduced the prices of food commodity...

Zimbabweans start buying goods in bulk to hedge against rising prices

Some Zimbabweans are resorting to hoarding basic commodities as prices soar as the value of the local Zimbabwe dollar continues to plunge against the...

Oil prices edge up after turbulent week as Saudi Arabia reassures...

Oil prices edged higher in Asian trade on Thursday after days of turbulence, with markets soothed by Saudi Arabia’s pledge to restore full production...

Oil prices fall after OPEC+ talks, ECB rate cut

Oil prices fell on Thursday after a meeting of the OPEC+ alliance yielded no decision on deepening supply cuts but focused instead on bringing...

Gold prices snap four-day losing streak; focus on ECB meeting

  Gold prices edged up on Wednesday, snapping a four-day losing streak on technical buying, amid...

Sallah Celebration: Prices of livestock remain stable in Jigawa

has revealed. A NAN correspondent who went round the markets on Tuesday, observed that prices of rams, cows and chickens had not increased as used...

MTN Nigeria slashes data prices, introduces better offer for new customers

MTN Nigeria on Wednesday announced a price slash across all its data plans and offerings, barely two weeks after launching 4G+, which offers...

Don’t be deterred by low prices of foodstuff, AFAN encourages farmers

Alhaji Nuhu Aminu, Chairman, All Farmers’ Association (AFAN), Kaduna State chapter has encouraged farmers not to be deterred by the present low prices of...