Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited today announced the completion of its previously-announced sale of a portfolio of select prescription products to Cheplapharm for a total value of $562 million USD1. The portfolio includes 16 prescription pharmaceutical products sold predominantly in Europe which is part of Takeda’s Europe and Canada Business...
Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), today announced that it has successfully secured a US$250 million tier-2 capital loan from U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC). Formed in December 2019, DFC is the United States Government’s development bank established with a lending capacity of up to US$60 billion to provide financing for...
In recognition of its meritorious contributions to the development of Olambe Community in Ogun State, Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC, a subsidiary of Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, has been honoured with the Outstanding Community Service Award in the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) category. The award, organised by Ascend Hotels Limited, in conjunction with...
Fresh Del Monte Kuwait delighted consumers around the country by announcing new additions to its line of fresh products. The new products additions include ultra-fresh Juices (lemonade, mango, orange, pineapple, pomegranate, strawberry), wide variety of fresh cut fruits (pomegranate arils, Del Monte Gold Pineapple cubes and mixed fruits), and...
CSC, a global business, legal, tax, and digital brand services, today announced that it has acquired FIRSTCORP PTE. LTD (FIRSTCORP) and its affiliates, a Singapore-based service provider of company secretary and administration services to corporations and alternative asset managers. FIRSTCORP offers company formation, corporate secretarial, and domiciliation services. It specializes...
December 14, 2020 was another historic milestone in the lifecycle of Abbey with the signing ceremony of Rights Issue of N3,692,307,692. The event had the Managing Director/CEO of Abbey Mortgage Bank Plc (Issuer), Mr. Madu Hamman, the Managing Director of Kairos Capital Limited (Issuing House), Mr. Sam Chidoka and other...
Leading beauty, cosmetics and lifestyle brand in sub-Saharan Africa, Recare Limited has been honoured with the award of the Philanthropic Beauty and Cosmetics Company of the Year by the prestigious CSR Reporters, a national magazine that focuses on corporate social responsibility and sustainability reporting. At an impressive event at Sheraton...
Western Union, a cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, announced it has expanded real-time digital payout capabilities into 100 countries reaching billions of bank accounts.i For decades, Western Union already paid out in minutes into 550,000 agent locations in 200 countries and territories. The goal to expand real-time payout...
Moody’s Analytics has won the Climate Risk category in the 2021 Chartis RiskTech100®, the first year this category has appeared. It’s one of 10 awards for Moody’s Analytics to go along with the #2 overall ranking. The Moody’s Analytics offering helps customers first identify whether they have exposure to climate...
VFD Group Plc, has been nominated in two categories in the forthcoming BusinessDay Banks' And Other Financial Institutions (BAFI) Award. Incorporated eleven years ago, VFD Group holds businesses in financial advisory, real estate, asset management, currency exchange, debt services, international settlement and remittances, among others, and is nominated in the 'Diversified...
With the world and the Asia-Pacific region undergoing profound changes, China has called for joint efforts to build an Asia-Pacific community with a shared future featuring openness, inclusiveness, innovation-driven growth, greater connectivity, and mutually beneficial cooperation. China highly values the role of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) and will continue...
Visa adds new Partner Toolkit and Visa Ready Fintech Enabler certification to Fast Track program Fast Track program grows 360% year-over-year, supports accelerating industries including digital wallets, financial inclusion, business-to-business (B2B) and digital currency payments Visa has introduced a Fast Track Partner Toolkit designed specifically for fintech partners who onboard with...
Regtech Africa, an emergent global digital tech media platform with a niche focus on regulatory technology innovations in Africa and around the world has announced a strategic partnership with Total RegTech Solutions, a CRG firm with proven track records and cutting edge solutions to improve business productivity. With the partnership...
Pop Central, the fastest-growing media platform in Nigeria focused on a young audience demographic has launched the SME Ad Grant, an initiative that will avail small businesses the opportunity of free exposure on live television. The media platform is giving verified Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Nigeria millions of...
Certification will assist company in measuring and improving environmental efficiency Sintavia, LLC, a Tier One additive manufacturer supporting the Aerospace, Defense, & Space industry, announced today that it had achieved ISO 14001 approval for its environmental management system at its Hollywood, Florida, location. The new accreditation, which is issued to...
The nation’s bourse resumed trading for the week on a bullish trend with the All-Share Index crossing the 32,000 mark following interests in blue chips. Specifically, the All-Share Index rose by 1,226.88 or 3.96 per cent to close at 32,243.05 compared with 31,016.17 achieved on Friday. Accordingly, month-to-date and year-to-date gain...
P+ Measurement Services, Nigeria's foremost Independent Public Relations (PR) measurement and evaluation agency, marks its fifth-year of successful operation in Nigeria with qualitative offerings that surpasses clients' expectation. The leading agency with expertise in Media Monitoring, PR Measurement and Audit, CEO Media Performance and Advisory, has offered services to over...