• Dutch companies not leaving Nigeria – Embassy

    Dutch companies not leaving Nigeria – Embassy

    The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Nigeria, on Thursday, said that the current economic situation in Nigeria would not force Dutch companies already in Nigeria to leave the country.

    Ms Tessel Kuijten, First Secretary for Economic Affairs of the Netherlands Embassy in Lagos told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the companies were still interested in doing business in Nigeria.

    The Netherlands official said that her office had recently met with the companies, during which they […]

  • Britain finally reopens embassy in Tehran after four years of closure

    Britain finally reopens embassy in Tehran after four years of closure

    Britain has reopened its embassy in Tehran – a historic step in mending relations between the Islamic Republic and Western powers.

    British Foreign Secretary, Philip Hammond declared the embassy open and the Union Jack was raised in the garden of the 19th-century residence in the Iranian capital that was stormed by protesters nearly four years ago.

    The flag was raised in the gardens accompanied by the British national anthem to conclude the opening ceremony with the embassy perimeter guarded by dozens of […]