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High-end M-Pesa subscribers to pay more in new tariff review

It will now cost less for those sending up to Sh1,500 using Safaricom’s M-Pesa platform. This follows a 67 per cent reduction in charges for sending cash of any amounts between Sh10 and Sh1,500.

Essar Energy refinery exit awaits Cabinet sanction

The Government says an agreement has been reached on contentious issues that have stalled the exit of its co-s...

Car and General overhauls 44-year-old engine

Car and General engineers are rebuilding a 14,000cc engine, which has been working for the past 44 years at a ...

Kebs cuts ties with Japanese vehicle firm

The Kenya Bureau of Standards (Kebs) has struck off a Japanese company from its roll of motor vehicle inspecto...

Kenya stares at Sh40b loss as tourism dips

The Kenyan economy stands to lose up to sh40 billion from falling tourism figures that have been attributed to...

Major oil dealers caught selling adulterated fuel

Some dealers contracted by major marketers such as the State-owned National Oil and Shell have been found to h...

Tax capital gains to raise Sh7.47 billion, Budget Office tells MPs

A key parliamentary committee is planning to raise money for the budget by taxing profits from sale of land, h...

Agoa expected to be extended by 15 years

The trade agreement that allows African countries to export goods to the US without duty is highly likely to b...

Stanchart posts 24pc jump in profit, promises rate cuts

Standard Chartered Bank Kenya has announced a pre-tax profit of Sh8.1 billion for the period ended 30 June 201...

Heads to roll as Koskei moves in to crack whip over export scandal

Jobs of senior managers with three State agriculture-based directorates are on the chopping board as government intensifies efforts to save the countr...

Chandaria urges small enterprises to adopt global standards to win customer confidence

Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) have been urged to adopt global standards in order to be competitive in the business field....

Kenya seals deals worth Sh50b in the US

When the African delegation landed in the United States recently for the US-Africa Summit, Tanzanian business leaders were supposed to lead the group ...

Kenya Banks, telecoms race to tap into lucrative diaspora remittances

A rise in the volume of cash remitted by Kenyans working or living abroad has attracted the attention of both local and international banks, mobile ph...

Job-related costs eat a chunk of your salary

Gideon Lang’at, a teacher, has been losing his hard-earned cash to mobile phone money transfer services. Lang’at is a senior manager in hi...

Indoor air pollution linked to millions of deaths

Air pollution is often used in reference to the outdoors, but have you thought that the air in our households and offices could also be polluted and e...

Texting naked pictures is normal, say half of British teenagers

Almost half of Britain’s teenagers say it is normal to send or post sexual or naked photos, a survey has found....

Apple bans use of two potentially harmful chemicals in production of iPhones and iPads to protect factory workers

Tech giant Apple has banned the use of two chemicals in the production of iPhones and iPads in order to protect the factory workers in China who make ...

5 things that every lady should have in her purse

Here are some of the must haves in your purse in order to maintain your hygiene and overcome any challenges faced during your day: ...

Get the light weight JBLclip bluetooth speaker

If you would like a good lightweight companion for your tablet or smartphone to watch movies, the JBL Clip Bluetooth speaker is your friend...

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