PENGASSAN begins strike, Fayose blames FG for fuel scarcity

Motorists queue for fuel along Awolowo Road in Ikoyi, Lagos at the weekend PHOTO: FEMI ADEBESIN-KUTI The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) said it had mobilised its members for a nationwide strike beginning from today following inability of the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kackikwu, to resolve the disagreement between […]

Japan firm says it will pay part of salaries in Bitcoin

A Japanese company will start paying part of its employees’ salaries in Bitcoin, as it aims to get better understanding of the virtual currency, a spokeswoman said on Friday. GMO Internet, which operates a range of web-related businesses including finance, online advertising and internet infrastructure, will start paying up to 100,000 yen ($890) monthly by […]