NAIROBI, Kenya, May 19 - Meet Wesley Owiti, a 29-year-old Mandela Washington 2016 Fellow who is using his love for fashion to change the lives of poor women in rural areas in Kenya. Clad in a parliament blue suit and a designer pair of shoes, the 6
NAIROBI, Kenya, May 18 - The one-stop shop for entrepreneurs requiring various government permits to start businesses will be opened in by end of June 2017. Kenya Investment Authority Managing Director Moses Ikiara says contractors are in the finishing
NAIROBI, Kenya, May 18 – Kenya is the leading Africa Prospect Indicator for Micro Business, Consumer, and Retail markets. This is according to Nielsen’s 4th Africa Prospects Indicator report which attributes Kenya’s performance to strong agricultural
BRUSSELS, Belgium, May 18 - The European Commission on Thursday fined US social media giant Facebook 110 million euros ($120 million) for providing incorrect and misleading information on its takeover of WhatsApp. "Today's decision sends a clear signal
HONG KONG, China, May 17 - Chinese technology giant Tencent on Wednesday reported first quarter results which exceeded expectations, helped by robust revenues from its hit mobile games. Its overall revenue jumped 55 percent to 49.55 billion yuan year-on-year,
FRANKFURT AM MAIN, Germany, May 17 - Volkswagen chief executive Matthias Mueller on Wednesday stood in the focus of an investigation into the world's largest carmaker's 'dieselgate' scandal for the first time, along with other key players at the firm.
NAIROBI, Kenya, May 11- The Hub Karen Mall is set to install a 450 Kilowatt solar electric power generating plant as part of its going-green initiative. The move is intended to cut the mall's carbon dioxide emissions by 525.18 tonnes per year. The installation
NAIROBI, Kenya, May 11 - SBM Holdings has planned to inject Sh2.6 billion in Fidelity Commercial Bank after acquiring it. The firm says the funds will be used as capital in its first year of operations. Following the completion of the acquisition, Fidelity
FRANKFURT AM MAIN, Germany, May 11 - German high-end carmaker BMW issued a veiled warning on Thursday that a bad Brexit deal could see Mini production leave Britain, calling for "pragmatism" from London and Brussels in EU exit talks. "We hope for pragmatism
LONDON, United Kingdom, May 11 – President Uhuru Kenyatta Thursday met Prime Minister Theresa May and sought a pact to guarantee Kenyan exports accessed the UK market on a duty-free quota-free basis after the country exits from the European Union.