Kenya Bureau of Standards to roll out anti-smuggling campaign

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Digitization of a million images offers a rare glimpse of Kenya’s history

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 7 - Kenyans can now access the country’s rare historical images as Kenya News...

Economic opportunities can double if Nairobians use public transport, WB says

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 7 - A new policy research working paper by the World Bank indicates that economic...

Apple blames external damage for flaming China iPhones

SHANGHAI, China, Dec 7 - Apple has blamed "external physical damage" for causing a handful of iPhones...

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Property Insights: Gifts for This Season

The holidays are here, time to be merry and spread good cheer, and give gifts. Gift giving is an art, the gift has to have the right amount of thought...

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Keep them; don’t lose them #AskKirubi

  Change is good but change can be bad for a business. However, change is inevitable. When a company...

My humble plea for the youth of Kenya #AskKirubi

While there are those who were lucky enough to be born with a silver spoon in their mouth, we have to...

Discipline in business #AskKirubi

  Discipline is the tenacity and drive that helps successful men and women achieve their set goals...

Telecoms +

Safaricom dismisses Transcend Media copyright infringement accusations

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 5 – Safaricom Limited has responded to accusations that it infringed on intellectual...

Safaricom wins top Africa mobile operator award

Nairobi, Kenya, Nov 17 – Safaricom has been named the ‘African Mobile Operator of the Year’ in...

Telkom Kenya appoints another former Safaricom exec as CFO

NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 8 - Telkom Kenya has appointed Sundararaman Pattabiraman as its Chief Finance Officer...

Jobs +

Change of guard at ZEP-RE as new MD takes over

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 6 - : ZEP-RE (PTA Reinsurance Company) has announced the appointment of Mrs. Hope Murera as the new Managing Director with effect...

Technology +

Safaricom’s Sh4.3Bn Machakos real-estate project to open in 6 months

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 6 - Safaricom Pension Scheme’s real estate development, dubbed Crystal Rivers...

Major tech firms team up to curb ‘terrorist content’

WASHINGTON, United States, Dec 6 - Major US tech firms announced Monday they would work together to...

Ugandan tech team wins IGAD climate challenge hackathon

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 5 – Team Nandozi comprising of two techies from Uganda are winners of the inaugural...

The Whiteboard +

6 critical lessons from a first time home builder

For most aspiring home owners, building a dream house is one of the life-long desires. But many in the pursuit of moving in their own home, have suffered...

Energy +

ZuKu partners with Azuri to launch solar-powered satellite TV package

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 6 - Zuku has partnered with a UK-based home solar systems company to launch a satellite...

Safaricom shops to stock M-KOPA Solar TV sets

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 6 - M-KOPA Solar has signed a deal with Safaricom to stock its solar powered television...

How cut in OPEC oil production will impact Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 1 - On Thursday morning the world woke up to a surprising decision by the Organisation...

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TED Radio Hour: Adaptation

Humans adapt to physical and creative challenges in remarkable ways. How do we do it, and what happens when we can't? In this episode, TED speakers share...

Manufacturing +

BMW to compensate thousands of Australian clients in loan scam

SYDNEY, Australia, Dec 7 - German car giant BMW has agreed to pay Aus$77 million (US$57 million) to...

Kenya’s inflation up to 6.68pc in November

NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 30 - Kenya’s inflation has gone up to 6.68 percent in November, from 6.47 percent...

Court dismisses EABL claims against Keroche in bottle battle

NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 25 - East Africa Breweries Limited (EABL) has lost the first round in a court case...

World +

Egypt, China sign currency swap deal

CAIRO, Egypt, Dec 7 - The Egyptian and Chinese central banks on Tuesday signed an 18-billion-yuan ($2.6-billion) currency swap agreement which would...

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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,...

Prof Ariely: What makes entrepreneurs tick? – Video

Behavioral economics is becoming a key influence on understanding why people make the decisions they...

Asia stocks sink on Greece fear as China sell-off spreads

Hong Kong, Jul 8 - Asian stocks tumbled Wednesday after Greece was slapped with a deadline to submit...