Nissan South Africa, AIDC attain international recognition

Nissan South Africa, AIDC attain international recognition

The Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) has announced that the Automotive Industry Development Centre (AIDC), in partnership with Nissan South Africa has successfully met the training criteria to become an IMI Approved International Centre in South Africa.  After successfully...
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Toyota, Panasonic consider joint development of electric vehicle batteries

Toyota, Panasonic consider joint development of electric vehicle batteries

Toyota Motor and Panasonic said they were considering jointly developing batteries for electric vehicles (EVs), a partnership that could help Panasonic extend its market lead in automotive lithium-ion batteries. The announcement builds on an existing agreement...
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Land Rover to unveil new Defender in 2018, targets 100,000 units worldwide

Land Rover to unveil new Defender in 2018, targets 100,000 units worldwide

A new Land Rover Defender  is to debut at the British brand’s 70th anniversary party in late 2018, and sales of the much-anticipated Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV)  would finally begin in 2019, according to Autocar .    Land Rover will...
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Kia Stinger debuts 2018 in Nigeria

Kia Stinger debuts 2018 in Nigeria

Kia stinger is to debuts 2018 in Nigeria. Kia Stinger according to a statement represents a number of firsts for Kia Motors.     To ensure smooth and stable driving performance, Kia has paid special attention to fine-tuning the suspension of...
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NIMASA secures seatime training for 289 cadets in Egypt, UK

NIMASA secures seatime training for 289 cadets in Egypt, UK

By citybusinessnews@yahoo.com  –       The Nigerian Maritime Adminstration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has concluded arrangement  for 289 cadets to proceed to Egypt and the United Kingdom between this month and January 2018 for seatime training in O...
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Ford to test Internet sales models

Ford to test Internet sales models

Ford Motor Company is using the world’s largest vehicle market as a test bed for alternatives to traditional dealer showrooms.   The automaker last week announced a partnership with Alibaba Group Holding to explore cooperation on, among other things, th...
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Doctor faces trial for having sex with patients

Doctor faces trial for having sex with patients

A 63-year-old doctor accused of having sex with his patients went on trial in the Southern German state of Bavaria on Monday, the prosecution said. The prosecution alleged that the physician who was not been identified under Germany’s strict privacy...
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Qatar stakes £6b on 24 eurofighter jets

Qatar stakes £6b on 24 eurofighter jets

A £6bn deal to sell Eurofighter Typhoons to Qatar will help safeguard thousands of UK jobs.   BAE Systems employs about 5,000 people in the UK to build the fighter jets, mainly at Warton in Lancashire. Qatar’s purchase of 24...
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CMA CGM Wraps Up Mercosul Takeover from Maersk Line

CMA CGM Wraps Up Mercosul Takeover from Maersk Line

French shipping major, CMA CGM has completed the acquisition of Brazil’s container shipping line, Mercosul Line from Maersk Line. CMA CGM and Maersk Line announced the deal in June as part of Maersk Line’s move to acquire Hamburg Süd, which...
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Transcorp Hilton Abuja Wins 2017 World Luxury Hotel Awards

Transcorp Hilton Abuja Wins 2017 World Luxury Hotel Awards

Nigeria’s Landmark hotel, Transcorp Hilton Abuja, has emerged the winner of two 2017 World Luxury Hotel Awards in the Best Luxury Contemporary Hotel (Nigeria) and Best Luxury City Hotel (West & Central Africa) categories.   The multiple award-winning fi...
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UK varsity graduates 59 Nigerian cadets

UK varsity graduates 59 Nigerian cadets

The Capacity Building initiative of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) through the Nigerian Seafarers Development Programme (NSDP) has again received another boost as 59 of the beneficiaries have graduated from the Liverpool John M...
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