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KQ launches direct flights to Mogadishu, Somalia

NAIROBI, Kenya Dec 18 - National carrier, Kenya Airways has launched daily operations from Nairobi to...

Tuskys enters E-commerce space with the launch of an online retail portal

NAIROBI, Kenya Dec 17 - Retailer Tusker Mattresses, has registered its footprint on the cyberspace with...

Kenya among African countries setting up peaceful nuclear energy

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 17 - Plans by several African countries, including Kenya and Zambia, to invest in...

Kenya

Actis acquires 88 percent of 100MW Kipeto wind power project

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 18 - Emerging Market Investor Actis has acquired 88 percent of Kipeto energy making it the largest shareholder of the 100MW wind power...

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Develop Hard and Soft skills to build business. #AskKirubi

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 25 - What is it that makes a great and successful business person? Do you need certain...

Why Ndakaini Dam remains ‘empty’ despite rain everywhere

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 2 – They have wondered – sarcastically- whether Ndakaini Dam was so ‘scared’...

Start the New Year Right #AskKirubi

Happy new year my dear friends! Once again we usher in yet another year.  I believe that this is a...

Finance

NIC Group and CBA in merger talks

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 6 - NIC Group PLC and Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) have announced that their Boards of Directors have authorized the commencement...

Telecoms +

Safaricom scoops 10 awards at Marketing Society of Kenya gala

NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 19 - Safaricom has scooped twelve awards in Marketing Society of Kenya Awards Gala...

Lipa Na M-Pesa transactions will now be private after upgrade

NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 15 - Shoppers will no longer need to show supermarket tellers their M-Pesa message...

Safaricom bundles home insurance, mobile data and calls to new fibre packages

Nairobi, Kenya, Nov 8 – Safaricom has announced new Home Fibre packages that will combine mobile voice,...

Jobs +

Debra Mallowah to head Safaricom’s business and innovation division

 NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 8 – Safaricom Chief Executive Officer Bob Collymore has announced the appointment of Debra Mallowah to the new position of Chief...

Technology +

French Tech startup eyes Kenya’s health sector

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 5 - French Tech Company Tech Care For All (TC4A) has launched its operations in...

Science conference slams ‘deeply disturbing’ baby gene-editing claim

HONG KONG, China, Nov 29 - A scientist who upended a Hong Kong conference with his claim to have created...

Google Impact Challenge Kenya Finalists Unveiled

KENYA, Nairobi, 29 Nov - Google has announced the 12 finalists for the first Google Impact Challenge...

The Whiteboard +

Africa governments challenged to focus on private-sector led growth

NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 8 - Africa will only achieve the much-needed growth and open the continent for investment if it properly taps the power of the private...

Energy +

OPEC, partners face stiff test to agree oil cut deal

VIENNA, Austria, Dec 7 - OPEC ministers resumed talks Friday before further discussions with 10 key...

UNIDO ranks Kenya global leader in use of geothermal to generate power

VIENNA, Austria, Nov 29 - A United Nations agency has ranked Kenya as the global leader in the use of...

Oil Libya re-brands to OLA Energy

KENYA, Nairobi, Nov 28 - Libya Oil Kenya Limited unveiled a new visual identity Wednesday, under the...

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TED Radio Hour: Going Undercover

Are deception and secrecy categorically wrong? Or can they be a necessary means to an end? This hour, TED speakers share stories of going undercover to...

Manufacturing +

China media lauds ‘momentous’ trade truce but questions linger

BEIJING, China, Dec 3 - China's state-run media hailed the trade war truce with the United States as...

Nissan poised to oust fallen tycoon Ghosn as chairman

TOKYO, Japan, Nov 22 - Nissan board members looked set to oust disgraced tycoon Carlos Ghosn as chairman...

EAPCC needs Sh15b to turnaround, says MD

NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 21 - Troubled East African Portland Cement Company (EAPCC) management says it requires...

World +

British Airways announces return to Pakistan after a decade

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, Dec 18 - British Airways will resume flights to Pakistan next summer, the carrier announced Tuesday, in a major vote of confidence...

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#DeepDive: Mobile lending in Kenya – time for a leash?

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 17 – In a span of six years, there has been a proliferation of mobile platforms...

VIDEO: Is Kenya living beyond its means? Tax experts weigh in #Budget2018

NAIROBI, Kenya, June 14 - National Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich will this afternoon outline...

Telkom Kenya to invest Sh3b in Big Four related infrastructure

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 25 – Telkom is set to invest about Sh3 billion in infrastructure connecting President...