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To be a big company, solve big problems, Jack Ma advises

Nairobi, Kenya, Jul 21 – Jack Ma’s rags to riches story has turned the 52-year-old into a global...

UBA freezes branch expansion to pursue alternate channels

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 21 - United Bank of Africa Bank will not be opening any more bank branches in Kenya...

PODCAST: Listen to Jack Ma talk to 500 entrepreneurs at The University of Nairobi

NAIROBI, Kenya, July 21 - Jack Ma’s Ali Baba e-commerce company has employed 56,000 and created 33...

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TED Radio Hour: The Five Senses

The five senses shape all our experience, but we still don't fully understand them. This episode, TED speakers explore how our brains make sense of sensation,...

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Ask Kirubi: Poverty, a state of the mind

Poverty is something many of you may know too well. It hurts and stings making you feel less important...

Ask Kirubi: Draw Your Future

I am a firm believer of the phrase that nothing good is ever served on a silver platter. Great success...

Ask Kirubi: Beyond campus

Every year our varsities and colleges produce young vibrant graduates for the competitive job market....

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India’s Ambani to launch free smartphone as he shakes up telecoms

Mumbai, India, Jul 21 - India's richest man Mukesh Ambani said Friday that his telecoms venture Jio...

Vodafone to shut down M-Pesa in Albania

Vodafone Albania has sent a notice indicating it will stop offering mobile money transfer service from...

EU pulls plug on mobile roaming charges

Paris, France, June 15 - The European Union rang in the end of cross-border roaming charges for mobile...

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Microsoft profit rises on shift to cloud computing

San Francisco, United States, July 21 - Microsoft on Thursday reported that its quarterly earnings...

9 out of 10 Kenyans have seen fake news about the 2017 general election

Nairobi, 19 July 2017 - A new study reveals that 90 percent of Kenyans have seen or heard false news...

91 percent of spam calls in Kenya are from fraudsters – Truecaller

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 17 - Kenyans receive an average of 7.7 spam calls every month according to a new...

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Customer experience emerges as the new battlefield for companies

Kenya has been earmarked as one of the leading emerging economies in Africa to invest in. We are seeing an increasing number of international companies...

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India’s ageing trains get green makeover with solar panels

New Delhi, July 19 - India has added solar panels to the roof of a train in a national first as it tries...

Petrol down by Sh1.64 in July fuel review, diesel and kerosene shed off Sh2

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 14 - Fuel prices have reduced marginally in the latest Energy Regulatory Commission...

Oil, gas investment set to recover slightly: IEA

Istanbul, Turkey, Jul 11 - Investment in the oil and gas industry will see a tentative recovery in 2017...

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TED Radio Hour: Hidden

What lies beyond the reach of the naked eye, and how do these hidden forces shape our lives? This hour, TED speakers reveal forgotten cities, underwater...

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Sh1.6Bn worth of goods seized by Anti-Counterfeit Agency in war on fake products

NAIROBI, Kenya Jul 20 - Close to Sh800 million shillings worth of goods have been seized by the Anti...

Infographic: Demand for newer cars rises but supply falls short

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 17 -  Demand for cars in May 2017 increased by 9.74 percent, which was not matched...

Honda recalls 1.2 million cars, citing faulty battery sensors

New York, United States, Jul 14 - Honda announced Thursday a recall of 1.2 million cars sold in the...

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Want to escape Sao Paulo’s traffic? Take a flying taxi

Sao Paulo, Brazil, Jul 19 - While Uber has changed ground transport in many cities, Sao Paulo's infernal traffic jams have sparked a new app that opens...

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Another large-scale cyberattack underway: experts

PARIS, France, May 17 - Another large-scale, stealthy cyber-attack is underway on a scale that could...

VIDEO: Egypt signs $1.8 million contract with U.S. public relations firms

Egypt's Intelligence Bureau has signed $1.8 Million contract with two Public Relations firms in Washington...

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There's a new kid on the block in the South Africa Parliament, a young lady who had social media abuzz...