Governor Kayode Fayemi, thank you very much for the kind invitation to join you at this 1st Investment and Economic Development Summit and the third anniversary celebration of the government of Ekiti State. Congratulations! Accept my gratitude for the warm and generous hospitality of Her Excellency, Erelu Bisi Adeleye-Fayemi, and yourself to me and my team today as always.
New COVID-19 cases are rising in emerging markets (EMs) due to the Omicron strain. Currently, hospitalization rates in EMs seem to be moderate, but countries with low vaccination rates are still at risk.
S&P Global Ratings believes that sukuk issuance volumes will be flat at best in 2022 amid lower and more expensive global and regional liquidity, increased complexity, and reduced financing needs for some core Islamic finance countries, according to a new report.