Kenyan banks’ assets hit Sh4.1 trillion in 2016

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Kenya third most innovative sub-Saharan Africa country

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 27 - Kenya has been ranked the third most innovative country in sub-Saharan Africa....

Review 35pc betting tax, President Kenyatta urged

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 27 - The Consumer Downtown Association (CDA) held demonstrations on Monday over...

Listed firms with best corporate governance, practices

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 27 - KCB Group, Diamond Trust Bank Group and Jubilee Holdings have the best corporate...

Ask Kirubi +

Ask Kirubi: Beyond campus

Every year our varsities and colleges produce young vibrant graduates for the competitive job market....

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...

Finance

Google hit with record 2.4 bn euro EU fine

BRUSSELS, Belgium, Jun 27 - The EU hit Google with a record 2.4-billion-euro fine Tuesday for illegally favouring its shopping service in search results,...

Telecoms +

EU pulls plug on mobile roaming charges

Paris, France, June 15 - The European Union rang in the end of cross-border roaming charges for mobile...

Free 4G data, free WhatsApp as Orange Kenya gives way for Telkom

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 6 - Orange Kenya has announced its rebirth through Telkom by dangling enticing introductory...

Safaricom invests Sh200Mn in tech research and development lab

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

Jobs +

President Kenyatta says all graduates to get internships in job plan for youth

TIMAU, June 24 – President Uhuru Kenyatta has unveiled an ambitious plan that will guarantee at least 100,000 new jobs for youth every year. The graduate...

Technology +

#BattleofTheBrands: Hisense Vs Samsung

NAIROBI, Kenya, June 21 - Between November 2016 and April 2017, Samsung and Hisense TVs have seen an...

Embattled Uber CEO Kalanick steps down

San Francisco, United States, June 21 - Uber said Wednesday that its embattled chief executive Travis...

Safaricom increases Skiza earnings for musicians from 22pc to 30pc

MOMBASA, Kenya, June 16 - Safaricom has announced a 36 percent increase in the amount Kenyan artists...

The Whiteboard +

Customer experience emerges as the new battlefield for companies

Kenya has been earmarked as one of the leading emerging economies in Africa to invest in. We are seeing an increasing number of international companies...

Energy +

Senate directs Auditor General to look into the Sh48Bn Mombasa-Nairobi pipeline

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 21 - Senate Committee on Energy has ordered a forensic audit on the construction...

Two Tanzanian energy tycoons charged over graft scandal

Nairobi, Kenya, June 20 - Industrialists to be charged over a multi-million-dollar graft scandal that...

Petrol reduces marginally by Sh86 cents per litre

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 14 - The Energy Regulatory Commission has decreased the prices of super petrol,...

TED Radio Hour +

TED Radio Hour: Truth and Lies

We live in a time where the line between fact and fiction is increasingly blurry. This hour, TED speakers share insights on navigating a world where even...

Manufacturing +

Infographic: What type of vehicles are Kenyans buying?

NAIROBI, Kenya, June 19 - The Kenyan Automotive scene has been growing over the last couple of years....

Kenya’s WOW Beverages signs deal to distribute Denmark’s Faxe beer

NAIROBI, Kenya, June 19 - WOW Beverages has entered the beer mass market with a partnership to distribute...

Boeing announces latest plane at Paris Air Show

Le Bourget, France, June 19 - Boeing announced Monday what it promises to be the most efficient jet...

World +

Qatar Airways named airline of the year amid blockade

PARIS, France, June 21 - Qatar Airways has been named the airline of the year in the 2017 Skytrax World Airline Awards held at the Paris Air Show.  ...

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Another large-scale cyberattack underway: experts

PARIS, France, May 17 - Another large-scale, stealthy cyber-attack is underway on a scale that could...

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...