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NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 14 - The cost of super petrol has gone up marginally by Sh1.53 and will now retail...

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KRA, KEBS finalise approval of cargo consolidators

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 14 - The Kenya Revenue Authority and the Kenya Bureau of Standards are in the process of finalizing the approval to import as cargo...

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Barclays Bank Kenya half year profit up 6pc to Sh.3.8b

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 14 - Barclays Bank of Kenya has reported a profit after tax of Sh3.8 billion for the period ended 30th June 2018, a growth of 6 per...

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Airtel unveils Sh2 per minute tariff across networks

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 8 - Airtel Kenya has today unveiled a new tariff that offers its prepaid customers...

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Telkom unveils Sh150m data centre in Nairobi’s Upper Hill

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 31- Telkom has launched a Sh150 million data Centre in Nairobi’s Upper Hill to...

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Podcasts take growing role in shifting media landscape

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Washington, US, Aug 13 - Tesla chief executive Elon Musk said Monday he was in talks with Saudi Arabia's...

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Tullow to resume transportation of crude oil to Mombasa from Aug 22

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UAE to build oil pipeline between Ethiopia and Eritrea: media

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Aug 10 - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will build a pipeline connecting Ethiopia...

Noparide introduces electric car ride sharing in Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 10 - Finnish company Noparide has introduced a shareable electric car in Nairobi...

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Trump endorses call for Harley-Davidson boycott

Washington, United States, Aug 13 - US President Donald Trump endorsed calls Sunday for a boycott...

KRA puts off roll-out of excise duty system after talks with bottlers

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