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The Nigerian mining industry, which remains a core sector yet to reach its full potential, has been beleaguered by the dearth of data on the various solid minerals available in the country. As a result, potential investors have little or no information required to make critical investment decisions.
Appreciating the necessity of an accessible data bank, on matters pertaining to the mining sector, the Federal Government, on Thursday, November 9, 2017 officially unveiled the Integrated Automated and Interactive GIS Web Portal of the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development.
The World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business Report for 2018 titled, “Doing Business 2018: Reforming to create jobs” published on October 31, 2017 placed Nigeria in the 145th position, up 24 places from its previous ranking positions of 169th in the 2017 ranking and 170th in the 2016 ranking.
The World Bank Doing Business project provides objective measures of business regulations and their enforcement across 190 economies worldwide.