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Japan pledges to continue supporting Kenya’s energy sector

TAORMINA, Italy, May 27 – Japan has pledged to continue supporting Kenya’s energy sector. Japanese...

5 Kenyan startups picked as finalists in the Ecobank Fintech Challenge

Lomé, Togo, May 27 - Five Kenyan financial tech startups have made it to the finals of the ‘Ecobank...

Globalisation an opportunity, not threat says EU at start of G7 Summit

TAORMINA, Italy, May 26 - It’s touted as the most challenging G7 Summit yet, but comments by top European...

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Working with different generations #AskKirubi

Millennials…also known as Generation Y or Echo Boomers. They are the young employees at our workplaces...

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...

Finance

KCB Group named best regional bank in East Africa

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 26 - KCB Bank has been named the Best Regional Bank in East Africa at the just concluded African Banker Awards 2017 in Ahmedabad,...

Telecoms +

Safaricom invests Sh200Mn in tech research and development lab

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 24 - Safaricom has announced Kenya’s first ever telecommunications lab that includes...

Tencent net profits up 58% in Q1 to beat estimates

HONG KONG, China, May 17 - Chinese technology giant Tencent on Wednesday reported first quarter results...

Safaricom and Vodacom may compete for the same markets, analysts say

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 17 – Safaricom expansion plans could be complicated following the share swap between...

Jobs +

Jump in renewable energy jobs worldwide: agency

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, May 24 - The renewable energy sector employed 9.8 million people worldwide in 2016, almost twice as many as in 2012,...

Technology +

Samsung investigating Galaxy S8 ‘iris hack’

Seoul, Korea, Republic of, May 24 - Samsung Electronics is investigating claims by a German hacking...

CA reports 19 cases of WannaCry ransomware in Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 22 - The Communication Authority of Kenya (CA) now says about 16 companies in Kenya...

EU fines Facebook 110 mn euros over ‘misleading’ info in WhatsApp takeover

BRUSSELS, Belgium, May 18 - The European Commission on Thursday fined US social media giant Facebook...

The Whiteboard +

5 less obvious reasons why people vie for political seats

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 16 - What would make a millionaire who seems to have everything want to vie for a political seat? Why would someone who already has...

Energy +

Garbage-to-charcoal venture earns 27-yr-old entrepreneur a date with the Queen

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 23 - Chebet Lesan did not imagine that a trip to the foot of Mt Kilimanjaro would...

Tullow Oil strikes oil in two new zones in Turkana

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 17 – Kenya’s oil export prospects have been boosted following Tullow Oil new...

Denmark to invest Sh15Bn in local projects that address SDGs

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 17 - Denmark is set to invest Sh15 billion in the Kenyan market with an emphasis...

TED Radio Hour +

TED Radio Hour: Painfully Funny

Humans have a capacity to laugh even in the hardest of times. This hour, TED speakers describe how they use humor as a weapon and a shield, to ward off...

Manufacturing +

Car wars: Trump-Germany salvo raises EU-US trade fears

Taormina, Italy, May 26 - US President Donald Trump has launched a salvo against German car exports...

Volvo to set up Sh2.5Bn truck assembly plant in Mombasa

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 18 - Track manufacturer Volvo Group is set to invest a Sh2.5 billion assembly plant...

Volkswagen CEO faces first probe over ‘Dieselgate’

FRANKFURT AM MAIN, Germany, May 17 - Volkswagen chief executive Matthias Mueller on Wednesday stood...

World +

OPEC oil squeeze to remain, but will it lift prices?

Vienna, Austria, May 25 - Oil producers within and outside OPEC are expected Thursday to extend a deal cutting output aimed at lifting the price of crude,...

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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...

VIDEO: South Africa’s youngest MP seeks to impact positive change

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

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...