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African Spirits Limited woos consumers with new Glen Rock whisky

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Kenya Private Schools sign Sh60Bn digital learning deal with JKUAT

NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 18 - Kenya Private School Association has struck a Sh60 billion deal with Jomo Kenyatta...

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Ask Kirubi: Buy Kenya; Build Kenya

Who has the great honor of building a nation? Isn’t it the people? Aren’t we the work force behind...

Ask Kirubi: Let peace prevail

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Airtel unveils 1GB data for Sh99

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Mobile money transactions hit Sh1.2Tr in three months

NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 2 - Mobile money platforms in Kenya handled Sh1.2 trillion between April and June...

Closed M-Pesa shops in election period costs Safaricom Sh400Mn

NAIROBI, Kenya, Sept 15 - Safaricom has lost Sh400 million owing to business disruption during the election...

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Kenya chamber of commerce appoints former Tatuu pop-star as CEO

NAIROBI, Kenya, Sept 21 - Popular Songstress of Kenya’s girl band Tatuu Angela Ndambuki has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of Kenya...

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Pricey high-tech features define new smartphone wars

Frankfurt am Main, Germany, Oct 17 - The front lines of the battle for smartphone dominance over the...

Kenya Red Cross, ICF to benefit from Sh100Bn Microsoft cloud service donation

NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 17 -  Microsoft Philanthropies has fulfilled the three-year commitment to donate...

Netflix adds 5 mn subscribers, doubles profit

San Francisco, United States, Oct 17 - Netflix said Monday it added some five million new subscribers...

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New financial reporting standard: How will it affect bank customers?

The relationship between a bank and its customers has changed a great deal in the past few years. From a time when paperwork and bureaucracy was the order...

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Sh16Bn Kenya off-grid solar project aims to reach 700,000 households

NAIROBI, Kenya, Sept 19 - The Kenya off-grid solar access project has been launched through a partnership...

Kenya better off focusing on oil refineries near wells – KenolKobil MD

NAIROBI, Kenya, Sept 15 - Kenya is not ready to start exporting oil even if it has available oil for...

Super Petrol up by Sh2.22 in September fuel review

NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 14 - The Energy Regulatory Commission has revised upwards the maximum cost of fuel...

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TED Radio Hour: Future Consequences

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Manufacturing +

Nissan suspected of forging inspection documents: reports

Tokyo, Japan, Oct 4 - Nissan factories routinely forged inspection documents for new vehicles, reports...

KBL pays Sh2.2Bn to 30,000 sorghum and barley farmers

NAIROBI, Kenya, Sept 18 - Kenya Breweries Limited has committed to increase farmers' payouts over the...

GM to recall 2.5 mn vehicles in China over Takata airbags

Beijing, China, Sept 18 - General Motors will recall more than 2.5 million vehicles in China over...

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Scandal-hit Nissan suspends production for Japan market

Yokohama, Japan, Oct 19 - Nissan said Thursday it was suspending all production destined for the local market, as Japan's number-two automaker grapples...

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Interview: Collymore on why Safaricom mobile data seems to be costly, expended faster

NAIROBI, Kenya, Sept 13 – Safaricom Chief Executive Bob Collymore has explained the seemingly short...

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