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Battle of the Brands: Infinix vs Techno, who is king? – Infographic

NAIROBI, Kenya, July 28 - Tecno entered the Kenyan market to provide affordable Smartphone to compete...

Ask Kirubi: Thriving in business

No successful business has ever thrived in isolation. Our businesses do not operate in a vacuum; they...

How a Nairobi second-hand clothes hawker became a millionaire

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 27 - On December 31st, 2014, event planner Juma ‘Jay’ Khamis Mohammed planned...

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Ask Kirubi: Poverty, a state of the mind

Poverty is something many of you may know too well. It hurts and stings making you feel less important...

Ask Kirubi: Draw Your Future

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Finance

National Bank posts 42pc drop in profit

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 26 - National Bank of Kenya (NBK) has posted a 42 percent decline in net profit in its first of 2017 to Sh179 million compared to...

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Airtel Africa doubles data revenue but net income stagnates

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 26 - Data revenue is now the biggest contributor to revenue growth for Airtel Africa...

India’s Ambani to launch free smartphone as he shakes up telecoms

Mumbai, India, Jul 21 - India's richest man Mukesh Ambani said Friday that his telecoms venture Jio...

Vodafone to shut down M-Pesa in Albania

Vodafone Albania has sent a notice indicating it will stop offering mobile money transfer service from...

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Samsung Electronics’ record earnings see it overtake Apple

Seoul, South Korea, July 27 - South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics posted record-breaking earnings...

Africa social entrepreneurs to pitch for health funding in new program

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 26 - Fourteen social entrepreneurs addressing maternal and child health in Sub-Saharan...

Longhorn to spend Sh200Mn to digitize books in new digital strategy

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 25 - Longhorn Publishers sees an untapped opportunity in digital printing going...

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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...

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India’s ageing trains get green makeover with solar panels

New Delhi, July 19 - India has added solar panels to the roof of a train in a national first as it tries...

Petrol down by Sh1.64 in July fuel review, diesel and kerosene shed off Sh2

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 14 - Fuel prices have reduced marginally in the latest Energy Regulatory Commission...

Oil, gas investment set to recover slightly: IEA

Istanbul, Turkey, Jul 11 - Investment in the oil and gas industry will see a tentative recovery in 2017...

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TED Radio Hour: The Five Senses

The five senses shape all our experience, but we still don't fully understand them. This episode, TED speakers explore how our brains make sense of sensation,...

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Business opportunities in Kenya-Ghana grow with trade expo

NAIROBI, Kenya, July 26 – An initiative to boost trade between East and West Africa is starting to...

Cartel probe looms over German car industry

Frankfurt am Main, Germany, July 24 - German carmakers faced a brewing scandal Monday as suspicions...

Base Titanium to increase royalties to Govt from 2.5pc to 5pc

NAIROBI, Kenya, July 21 - Base Titanium is set to up its royalties to the government to 5 percent from...

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Rwanda targets high-end tourist market

Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda, Jul 26 - Nicaraguan singer Hernaldo Zuniga brought his entire family to trek through the lush forests and mist-shrouded...

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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...

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Egypt's Intelligence Bureau has signed $1.8 Million contract with two Public Relations firms in Washington...

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