KPC pays Sh13.8Mn in early compensation for oil leak in Kibwezi.

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Rate capping not to blame for depressed private sector borrowing, analysts say

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 24 - Financial analysts have downplayed the impact of the interest rate capping...

First Kenyan Real Estate Investment Trust posts Sh108M profit

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 24 - Stanlib Fahari I-REIT has recorded Sh108 million in net profit for the year...

Smartphone maker Samsung backs away from planned split

Seoul, South Korea, Mar 24 - The world's biggest smartphone maker Samsung, assailed by a shambolic...

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Property Insights: Keep Your Home Safe From Break-ins

While the general opinion is that most break ins happen in the dead of the night while you are asleep, new statistics show that most home theft happens...

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Ask Kirubi: Know your worth

I have said it time and time again that I employ mostly for attitude and train for skill. If you have...

AskKirubi: Have a mentor but walk with your teacher

Towards the end of last year, I sat down with a few young people and we reflected on the year and stated...

Ask Kirubi : The beginning

Happy New Year friends. I believe like always, most of us are excited to begin a New Year and look forward...

Telecoms +

Telkom to roll out free Wi-Fi in 290 constituencies

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 16 - Telkom Kenya Limited has announced that it will be rolling out free Wi-Fi through...

‘We will not punish success’ CA says of Safaricom split proposal

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 14 - The Communication Authority of Kenya (CA) says it has no intention of splitting...

Collymore says splitting Safaricom will discourage investors, suppress innovation

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 10 - Safaricom Chief Executive Officer Bob Collymore has maintained that a split...

Jobs +

Kenya has the highest number of women in boardrooms in Africa – study

NAIROBI, Mar 23 - Kenya has the highest number of women serving on company boards in Africa at 19.8 percent, above the global average of 15 percent, according...

Technology +

AT&T, Verizon join Google ad boycott

Washington, United States, Mar 23 - AT&T and Verizon on Wednesday joined global firms pulling ads...

Uber chief remains in driver’s seat on road to change

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 22 - Uber chief Travis Kalanick will remain in the driver's seat as the scandal-tainted...

Equitel mobile loans grows 6 times to hit Sh38.5Bn

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 20 - Equitel’s Eazzy Loan disbursements increased by more than six times in 2016. ...

The Whiteboard +

Has the Government managed to strike a balance between public expenditure and tax revenues?

The Cabinet Secretary for National Treasury is expected to table a national budget of about 2.3 trillion on 30 March 2017 as compared to 2.2 trillion...

Energy +

Only 10 out of 44 oil contracts signed by the government are public – Civil Society

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 21- The Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas wants all the oil contracts...

Kenya Power maintains 5.9 million homes connected to the grid

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 20 - Kenya Power has confirmed that 5.9 million customers have been connected to...

Three firms get go ahead to transport test crude oil to Mombasa

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 14- Kenya has moved closer to becoming an oil exporting country after the government...

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TED Radio Hour: Toxic

It's an unpleasant thought, but we're exposed to toxins every day. This episode, TED speakers ask: should we accept our toxic world as reality or can...

Manufacturing +

Hela Clothing officially opens first lingerie facility in Kenya 

NAIROBI, Kenya, 24 Mar - A lingerie factory worth Sh618 million is officially being opened this morning...

Make tax predictability a budgeting priority, business leaders urge

Nairobi, Kenya, 24 Mar - Business leaders have urged policy makers to embrace a predictable tax regime...

Iveco returns to Kenya after 10 years, to set up Sh2.3Bn plant in Mombasa

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 23 - Iveco industrial vehicles corporation has re-entered the Kenyan market after...

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UK banks ‘handled’ $740 mn in laundered Russian money: report

LONDON, United Kingdom, Mar 21 - Several British banks processed nearly $740 million in a multi-billion dollar Russian money-laundering scam, The Guardian...

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VIDEO: Kenya Power recovers 18 transformers buried in Redhill, Kiambu

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 18 - Kenya Power has excavated 18 transformers in a farm in Redhill, Kiambu.  A...

Construction of longest heated crude oil pipeline begins in Uganda

Construction of a crude oil export pipeline from Uganda's western district of Hoima to the Tanga Port...

VIDEO: Kenyan entrepreneur upcycles old clothes into functional bags

The passion for buying locally made products is growing at a fast pace in Kenya, and these days, importers...