NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 1 - Most of Equity Group’s transactions were conducted on mobile in the last six months, confirming the extent of digital disruption in Kenya. The bank’s mobile transactions rose to 77.4 percent, compared to 76.4 percent recorded
NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 1 –The death of Bob Collymore was the number one trending topic in the month of July. The Guyanese-born British businessman served as the CEO at Safaricom PLC for 9 years before succumbing to cancer on the morning of 1st July 2019.
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 31 - Capital Markets Authority (CMA) has admitted three fintech firms into its regulatory sandbox, allowing them to live test innovative solutions with the capacity to deepen and enhance the efficiency of capital markets. The firms
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 31 - Kenya Commercial Bank Kenya customers will now be able to interact with the bank via the popular messaging service WhatsApp. The bank says the move will create a centralized communication hub for KCB digital customer care interactions.
CUPERTINO, California, Jul 29 - Apple and Intel have signed an agreement for Apple to acquire the majority of Intel’s smartphone modem business. In a statement, Apple says approximately 2,200 Intel employees will join the technology giant, along with
WASHINGTON, United States, Jul 26 - Twitter shares vaulted higher Friday after a second-quarter update showed better-than-expected revenues and growth in users even as the social network cracks down on fake accounts and inappropriate content. The short
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 26 – Digital financial service provider Branch International has issued its fourth commercial paper of Sh500 million. According to the company, the investment will be used to expand its services in Kenya. The issuance come after
SAN FRANCISCO, United States, Jul 25 - Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday reaffirmed his commitment to the social network's quest to launch Libra cryptocurrency despite pushback from governments and critics. Facebook last month unveiled
SEOUL, South Korea Jul 25 - South Korean electronics giant Samsung announced Thursday it will release its cutting-edge foldable smartphone in September, despite a trade dispute between Seoul and Tokyo which analysts say will affect delivery. Tokyo earlier
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 23 - Lower middle-income earners are the leading users of social media in Nairobi, a new study reveals. Titled ‘Social Media Consumption; trends and practices’, the study reveals that middle income earners are the second biggest