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Ukraine war sees importers default on loan payments
This global crisis has contributed to a jump in prices of fuel, wheat flour, cooking oil, tissue paper, rice, fertiliser, detergents.
By Dominic Omondi 30 minutes ago
Ukraine war sees importers default on loan payments
Comesa watchdog probes Toyota over trade practices
CCC said the agreements between Toyota and its agents in different Comesa markets for the sale of new vehicles and spare parts tie down the agents.
By Macharia Kamau 30 minutes ago
Comesa watchdog probes Toyota over trade practices
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Kenya Kwanza queries state deal with foreign firm on three ports
Kenya Kwanza Alliance claims move is a clever machination to fleece billions of shillings before poll.
By Patrick Beja and Patrick Amimo 30 minutes ago
Kenya Kwanza queries state deal with foreign firm on three ports
EPZA to establish special economic processing zone in Voi town
Governor Granton Samboja revealed that international investors from Turkey are among those who have shown interest to invest in the region.
By Renson Mnyamwezi 7 hours ago
EPZA to establish special economic processing zone in Voi town
4 tips on hiring top talent
Having the right team steadies the ship and frees up an entrepreneur to focus on the bigger tasks that boost the business.
By Pauline Muindi 8 hours ago
4 tips on hiring top talent
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Ayushi: Entrepreneur following legendary grandfather Manu Chandaria's footsteps
The 20-year-old Ayushi, who is a graduate of the prestigious Standford University, has already worked for top global firms such as renowned consulting giant McKinsey & Company.
By Nancy Nzau 16 hours ago
Ayushi: Entrepreneur following legendary grandfather Manu Chandaria's footsteps
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Ingenious ways businesses are coping with high living cost
The price of basic commodities keeps rising while our wages and salaries stagnate.
By XN Iraki 17 hours ago
Ingenious ways businesses are coping with high living cost
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NSSF paid Chinese firm Sh655m for Hazina construction delays
This is 75 per cent of the Sh871.7 million that China Jiangxi demanded from the fund according to Auditor General. The building in Nairobi CBD was to have 39 floors but was scaled down to 15.
By Dominic Omondi 19 hours ago
NSSF paid Chinese firm Sh655m for Hazina construction delays
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Women firms fight to break glass ceiling
The 'flower girl' tag is holding back women-owned businesses which are going after low-hanging fruits despite support to scale up.
By Graham Kajilwa 20 hours ago
Women firms fight to break glass ceiling
Start-up eases supply, distribution of medicines via e-platform
The platform allows users to order prescription medicines as well as other health products that can be bought without a prescription.
By Allan Mungai 1 day ago
Start-up eases supply, distribution of medicines via e-platform
Ukraine war sees importers default on loan payments
This global crisis has contributed to a jump in prices of fuel, wheat flour, cooking oil, tissue paper, rice, fertiliser, detergents.
By Dominic Omondi 30 minutes ago
Ukraine war sees importers default on loan payments
Comesa watchdog probes Toyota over trade practices
CCC said the agreements between Toyota and its agents in different Comesa markets for the sale of new vehicles and spare parts tie down the agents.
By Macharia Kamau 30 minutes ago
Comesa watchdog probes Toyota over trade practices
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Kenya Kwanza queries state deal with foreign firm on three ports
Kenya Kwanza Alliance claims move is a clever machination to fleece billions of shillings before poll.
By Patrick Beja and Patrick Amimo 30 minutes ago
Kenya Kwanza queries state deal with foreign firm on three ports
EPZA to establish special economic processing zone in Voi town
Governor Granton Samboja revealed that international investors from Turkey are among those who have shown interest to invest in the region.
By Renson Mnyamwezi 7 hours ago
EPZA to establish special economic processing zone in Voi town
4 tips on hiring top talent
Having the right team steadies the ship and frees up an entrepreneur to focus on the bigger tasks that boost the business.
By Pauline Muindi 8 hours ago
4 tips on hiring top talent
Premium
Ayushi: Entrepreneur following legendary grandfather Manu Chandaria's footsteps
The 20-year-old Ayushi, who is a graduate of the prestigious Standford University, has already worked for top global firms such as renowned consulting giant McKinsey & Company.
By Nancy Nzau 16 hours ago
Ayushi: Entrepreneur following legendary grandfather Manu Chandaria's footsteps
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Ingenious ways businesses are coping with high living cost
The price of basic commodities keeps rising while our wages and salaries stagnate.
By XN Iraki 17 hours ago
Ingenious ways businesses are coping with high living cost
Premium
NSSF paid Chinese firm Sh655m for Hazina construction delays
This is 75 per cent of the Sh871.7 million that China Jiangxi demanded from the fund according to Auditor General. The building in Nairobi CBD was to have 39 floors but was scaled down to 15.
By Dominic Omondi 19 hours ago
NSSF paid Chinese firm Sh655m for Hazina construction delays
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Women firms fight to break glass ceiling
The 'flower girl' tag is holding back women-owned businesses which are going after low-hanging fruits despite support to scale up.
By Graham Kajilwa 20 hours ago
Women firms fight to break glass ceiling
Start-up eases supply, distribution of medicines via e-platform
The platform allows users to order prescription medicines as well as other health products that can be bought without a prescription.
By Allan Mungai 1 day ago
Start-up eases supply, distribution of medicines via e-platform
Stanbic splashes Sh6.9b to support women businesses
Stanbic Bank Kenya Chief Executive Charles Mudiwa said the lender was honoured to have had the opportunity to support women through its women's banking solution (DADA).
By Moses Omusolo 1 day ago
Stanbic splashes Sh6.9b to support women businesses
Kenya, UK business lobby sign deal to fight corruption
Principal Secretary in the State Department for EAC Kevit Desai said business integrity is the foundation of international trade.
By Dominic Omondi 1 day ago
Kenya, UK business lobby sign deal to fight corruption
Crisis as nearly half of NSSF staff to retire
Four in ten employees of the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) are about to retire.
By Macharia Kamau 1 day ago
Crisis as nearly half of NSSF staff to retire
NBK, Kodris Africa ink deal to ease payments
The partnership allows Kodris Africa’s customers to directly pay for coding licences from any of the 85 NBK branches across the country. 
By Nathan Ochunge 1 day ago
NBK, Kodris Africa ink deal to ease payments
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How banks are making super profits in a tough environment
Banks have continued to report astronomical profits amidst a tough economic environment occasioned by the pandemic, drought, the Russia-Ukraine conflict and election jitters.
By Dominic Omondi 1 day ago
How banks are making super profits in a tough environment
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MultiChoice win against ISPs sets the pace in piracy war
Last month, the firm began cracking down on password sharing in some markets, charging subscribers a small premium to maintain ‘sub-accounts’.
By Frankline Sunday 1 day ago
MultiChoice win against ISPs sets the pace in piracy war
The CEO steering giant investment co-operative
Sarah Wahogo was confirmed in March as the chief executive of the Safaricom Investment Co-operative (SIC) after serving in acting capacity since May 2021.
By Wainaina Wambu 2 days ago
The CEO steering giant investment co-operative
Jambojet CEO on how Covid saw airlines derisk business
Jambojet flies to Mombasa, Malindi, Diani, Lamu, Kisumu, Eldoret and Goma, in DRC from its Nairobi hub.
By Graham Kajilwa 2 days ago
Jambojet CEO on how Covid saw airlines derisk business
Positioning big brands to thrive in times of crisis
Should we expect long-lasting uncertainty in the global economy because of the pandemic?
By Enock Wandera 2 days ago
Positioning big brands to thrive in times of crisis
A case for repurposing land use for agriculture
Experts have backed decision at a Cabinet meeting last month to repossess idle land owned by public institutions for agricultural production.
By Allan Mungai 2 days ago
A case for repurposing land use for agriculture
Burdened bank customers add Sh56b loan defaults in 4 months
CBK data shows that non-performing loans hit Sh482.6 billion in April. Increase came even as lenders started warming up to the private sector.
By Patrick Alushula 2 days ago
Burdened bank customers add Sh56b loan defaults in 4 months
Keroche woes: Tabitha Karanja failed to file tax returns for eight years, KRA states
CEO has an outstanding income tax of Sh1, 405, 223 for the tax period years 2015 to 2021 which remains unpaid to date. Mrs Karanja is the UDA flag bearer in the Nakuru senator race.
By Julius Chepkwony 2 days ago
Keroche woes: Tabitha Karanja failed to file tax returns for eight years, KRA states
Auditors say regulation of Saccos has helped tame cyber crime
They noted that the Sacco Societies Regulatory Authority (Sasra) has worked well with the co-operatives to weed out the crime that is a headache for many financial institutions.
By Nehemiah Okwembah 3 days ago
Auditors say regulation of Saccos has helped tame cyber crime
Kenya tops in enlisting more women in the maritime sector
Survey by the UN agency for maritime affairs places Kenya and the Comoros women associations at the top. Women seafarers however still make up less than two per cent of the world’s seafarers.
By Philip Mwakio 3 days ago
Kenya tops in enlisting more women in the maritime sector
Why Nakuru is most preferred trade hub
Economic survey findings by various institutions show Nakuru is fast rising. The county saw its land prices rise by an average of 12.7 per cent in 2017.
By Steve Mkawale 3 days ago
Why Nakuru is most preferred trade hub
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More hunger on the way as food inflation goes past 28-month high
Government has cited various reasons, such war in Ukraine for the rise in cost of living. Politicians who passed bills to increase taxes on some goods are engaged in blame game.
By Frankline Sunday 3 days ago
More hunger on the way as food inflation goes past 28-month high
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Safari Rally: Traders bag mixed fortunes as fans rev up sleepy lake town
Hotels in Naivasha booked to full capacity as fans throng town for annual rally event. Food traders count losses despite paying hefty county licence fees.
By Antony Gitonga 3 days ago
Safari Rally: Traders bag mixed fortunes as fans rev up sleepy lake town
Are we seeing early indicators of a financial crisis?
The writer argues that a strong dollar, war and the coronavirus have all colluded to make developing economies struggle with high inflation and currency shortages.
By Odhiambo Ramogi 4 days ago
Are we seeing early indicators of a financial crisis?
More women now take up leadership positions in firms
Despite a push for equality in jobs, the number of women in top positions remains low. A global report shows that Africa leads the rest of the world in terms of women leadership.
By Peter Theuri 4 days ago
More women now take up leadership positions in firms
Young vulnerable women benefit from new vocational training
This project provides young adults technical training and access to labour markets, financing, and linkages to other strategic partners.
By James Wanzala 4 days ago
Young vulnerable women benefit from new vocational training
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Big test for tech giants as court hears Facebook's landmark case
Kenyan regulators have largely failed in reining social media giants. This is as disinformation increases as the country nears the General Election.
By Frankline Sunday 4 days ago
Big test for tech giants as court hears Facebook's landmark case
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Why Kenya had borrow to repay a Sh17b Chinese loan
The largest portion of Kenya's external restructured debt was Chinese loans. The country was unable to service external loans owing to pandemic shocks.
By Dominic Omondi 4 days ago
Why Kenya had borrow to repay a Sh17b Chinese loan
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Battle for control of South Sudan cargo at Port of Mombasa rages
Traders oppose moving cargo to Nairobi Freight Terminal over high transport charges, claim they own trucks but are now being forced to pay extra costs for transportation by rail.
By Patrick Beja 4 days ago
Battle for control of South Sudan cargo at Port of Mombasa rages
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Banks warn of more expensive loans as inflation climbs sharply
The regulator’s Monetary Policy Committee increased the Central Bank Rate (CBR) to 7.5 per cent at the end of May to tame inflation, which hit 6.47 per cent in April.  
By Brenda Kerubo 5 days ago
Banks warn of more expensive loans as inflation climbs sharply
Top oil marketers tighten dominance in first 3 months
Sales by the top five companies rose to 66.37 per cent in the first three months compared to 61.34 per cent in 2021.
By Dominic Omondi 5 days ago
Top oil marketers tighten dominance in first 3 months
Forex reserves at month's low amid dollar shortage
Foreign exchange (forex) reserves dropped to $8.11 billion (Sh952.6 billion) on June 16.
By Dominic Omondi 6 days ago
Forex reserves at month's low amid dollar shortage
Safaricom loses over 400,000 users in SIM registration drive
Safaricom lost 438,797 subscribers in the first three months of this year on the back of a SIM card registration directive issued by the industry regulator, Communications Authority of Kenya.
By Frankline Sunday 6 days ago
Safaricom loses over 400,000 users in SIM registration drive
Local company exports 5 million syringes to Pakistan
On Monday, Pakistan High Commissioner to Kenya Saqlain Syedah witnessed the flagging off of a shipment of five million medical syringes to Pakistan.
By Nehemiah Okwembah 6 days ago
Local company exports 5 million syringes to Pakistan
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Married? Why you should own property via joint firm with your spouse
The complexities of property ownership and marriage have many facets that when partners in such a union call it quits, they themselves do not even know how to go about it.
By Graham Kajilwa 6 days ago
Married? Why you should own property via joint firm with your spouse
Keroche workers seek President Uhuru's intervention in KRA tax dispute
Employees face job loss following the closure of Keroche Breweries by the taxman last week.
By Antony Gitonga 6 days ago
Keroche workers seek President Uhuru's intervention in KRA tax dispute
Keroche workers seek President's intervention in KRA tax dispute
Employees face job loss following the closure of Keroche Breweries by the taxman last week.
By Antony Gitonga 6 days ago
Keroche workers seek President's intervention in KRA tax dispute