Prime Minister Theresa May has called for a general election in the United Kingdom in a bid to cement her party's grip on power.
The Central Bank of Nigeria has introduced “Form X” for the Small and Medium-scale Enterprises seeking to purchase foreign exchange from the apex bank.
China’s economy expanded at an annual pace of 6.9% in the first quarter of 2017, beating analysts’ expectations of 6.8% growth. The figure is the highest since the third quarter of 2015 and above the government’s official target of 6.5%. Growth during the three-month period was fuelled by a rapid rise in credit and infrastructure spending, but a rebound in factory output added to hopes of a more sustained recovery.
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