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Bankers see increased lending to the private sector – CBK Survey

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 18 - Commercial banks see an increase in lending to the private sector in the...

VR segment to grow fastest as digital fuels growth of entertainment, media: PwC

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 18 - Digital platforms are expected to drive the growth of entertainment and media...

50 Zambian students to join Utalii College following Uhuru – Lungu talks

NAIROBI, 18 Jun – 50 Zambian students will join Kenya Utalii College as part of enhancing bilateral...

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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...

Telecoms +

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...

Collymore named CEO of the year at East Africa Com Awards

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 16 - Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore has been named the Corporate Executive of the Year...

Collymore announces his return as Safaricom posts Sh55.29b profit

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 9 – Safaricom Chief Executive Bob Collymore is set to return to the helm of the...

Jobs +

KPA Board to start process of recruiting a new MD

MOMBASA, Kenya, Jun 13 - The process of recruiting a new Managing Director of the Kenya Ports Authority will start soon, Transport Cabinet Secretary James...

Technology +

Google to invest $550 million in China e-commerce giant JD.com

Beijing, China, Jun 18 - Google will invest more than half a billion dollars in China's second-largest...

London hopes for bright tech future despite Brexit

LONDON, United Kingdom, June 13 - London has a bright tech future post-Brexit working closely with other...

Bitcoin ‘whales’ pulling cryptocurrency strings

LONDON, United Kingdom, June 13 - Bitcoin, the star of the cryptocurrency world, is widely seen as a...

The Whiteboard +

Increased appetite for borrowing risks long-term economic growth #Budget2018

The National Government’s debt financing pattern has shifted towards external borrowing and more noticeably, sovereign bonds. The government intends...

Energy +

Hopes of a mining revival in oil-addicted Nigeria

Ilesa, Nigeria, Jun 18 - Locals have always known that a vast deposit of gold sits underneath the...

Kenya to start exporting oil after achieving critical volume of 200,000 barrels

MOMBASA, Kenya, Jun 7 - Kenya will start exporting its own crude oil after achieving the critical volume...

Taxpayers to pay extra Sh4.4b in revised oil pipeline settlement

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 6 - Kenyan Taxpayers could soon have to fork out an additional Sh4.4 billion to...

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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 +

British engine maker Rolls-Royce cutting 4,600 jobs

London, UK, Jun 14 - Rolls-Royce, the British maker of plane engines, said Thursday that it plans to...

‘Norman,’ when artificial intelligence goes psycho

San Francisco, United States, Jun 12 - No, it's not a new horror film. It's Norman: also known as the...

Counterfeit power cables worth Sh50m seized in Mombasa, 5 suspects arrested

MOMBASA, Kenya, Jun 8 - A Multi-Agency team has seized three containers loaded with counterfeit and...

World +

France air traffic responsible for third of Europe delays: report

PARIS, France, Jun 18 - Hindered by strikes and outdated equipment, French air traffic control is responsible for a third of aviation delays in Europe,...

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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...

#DeepDive: Investing in Kenya’s securities market

In this first episode of Deep Dive, Nabo Capital Managing Director Pius Muchiri takes us through the...

Centum CEO James Mworia: Developing leaders, difficult decisions and failing

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 31 – In this last part of our interview with James Mworia, the Centum CEO reveals...