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Kenya woos more automobile manufacturers in Davos

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 20 - Cabinet Secretary for Trade and Industry Adan Mohamed is in Davos, Switzerland...

Emirates to launch 3rd daily flight to Nairobi

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 19 – Emirates has announced that it will introduce a third daily flight between...

AAR joins race to capture lucrative marine insurance sector worth Sh20Bn

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 19 - AAR Insurance has unveiled an online marine cargo insurance product seeking...

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Property Insights: Key Decorating Tips To Improve the Look of a Room

Designers may not have a secret rule book, most of them are creative types who dream, create and play around with different colors and themes to see what...

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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...

Ask Kirubi: Change is worth the cost

Last week I wrote about not compromising the quality of the goods and services you provide or purchase...

Ask Kirubi: Go for gold

Cheap is very expensive and I'm sure many of us have learnt the hard way. If you pay very little, DON'T...

Finance

China data boosts Shanghai but Asia traders on edge

HONG KONG, China, Jan 20 - Shanghai stocks jumped Friday after China's economy enjoyed its first growth pick-up in two years, but traders in most other...

Telecoms +

Telkom Kenya raids Multichoice, Safaricom for top talent

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 19 - Telkom Kenya has announced more executive appointments following a series of...

Safaricom unveils fibre internet for SMEs in Machakos

MACHAKOS, Kenya, Jan 17 - Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in Machakos can now enjoy fast,...

Airtel undertakes organisational restructuring

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 13 - Airtel Kenya is undertaking strategic organisational restructuring to improve...

Jobs +

Nakumatt hires three executives to boost performance

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 19 - Regional retailers Nakumatt Holdings has moved to beef up its management capacity with the appointment of key executives in...

Technology +

Netflix adds 7 million subscribers in global expansion

SAN FRANCISCO, United States, Jan 19 - Netflix added a record seven million subscribers over the past...

Kenyans can now pay for government services using Huduma prepaid card

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 18 – The government has launched a cashlite card dubbed Huduma card that will...

Samsung heir awaits court decision on possible arrest

Seoul, Korea, Republic of, Jan 18 - The heir apparent to the Samsung business empire appeared at a South...

The Whiteboard +

What it takes to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

An equal opportunity employer (EOE) is one who follows the principle of equal opportunity with regards to their hiring and employee growth and development...

Energy +

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...

Kenya Pipeline new oil jetty in Kisumu to boost output by 1Mn litres

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 18 - Kenya Pipeline Company (KPC) has invited companies to tender for construction...

Tullow discovers new oil fields in Turkana

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 18 - Tullow Oil plc (Tullow) has announced the discovery of gross oil interval of...

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TED Radio Hour: Nudge

It's hard to change habits, but a gentle push can move us in the right direction. This episode, TED speakers offer deceptively simple "nudges" for managing...

Manufacturing +

Red-handed: China province admits faking economic data

BEIJING, China, Jan 18 - A Chinese official has admitted his province falsified its economic data for...

From farm to factory: How Vietnam became globalisation winners

HAI DUONG, Vietnam, Jan 18 - Nguyen Thi Thanh Loan grew up on a small plot of land in rural Vietnam,...

Kenya Railways dismisses comparisons between SGR and Morocco, Ethiopia projects

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 16 - Kenya Railways Corporation (KR) has come to the defence of the construction...

World +

China’s richest man warns Trump against trade war

Davos, Switzerland, Jan 19 - China's richest man, Hollywood investor Wang Jianlin, warned Donald Trump Wednesday against dragging the entertainment...

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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...

Nigeria government cracks down on black market currency dealers

Nigeria is clamping-down on black market money dealers in its attempts to support the local currency,...