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Regulator moves to end corporate bond drought

It comes at a time when most investors have turned to government papers due to their low risk and attractive returns.

Bank of Africa on boosting regional trade

BOA regional boss Ghali Lahlou left Morocco two and a half years ago to head the lender’s operations in the ...

NHIF mess: Let's not feed the Ogre any longer

It is like listening to an ogre that suggests you increase birth rate, then fatten your children for it to eat...

Africa isn’t borrowing much but paying dearly for debt

African governments are paying interest of five per cent to 16 per cent on 10-year government bonds, compared ...

How rogue medics are milking NHIF dry

An audit by the board that is yet to be made public estimates that 10 per cent of all claims made by health fa...

Goodbye Barclays, hello Absa

SA banking group that has a presence in 12 African countries looking to merge the century-old experience it ha...

Are Kenyans ready for luxury hotel brands?

There’s plenty of young talent here up for promotion. We’ve actually promoted one of our doormen who got h...

Smart drones to be put to test in battle against regional locust swarms

UN to test drones equipped with mapping sensors and atomisers to spray pesticides in parts of east Africa batt...

New clean energy push could kill off Kenyan oil and coal dreams

Several lobbies have petitioned AU to adopt strategies phasing out the use of some fossil fuels for cleaner so...

Fertiliser wars put KEBS on the spot

State agency bows to intense lobbying by one importer to raise permissible levels of potentially dangerous ele...

Stop the blame game and rescue debt-burdened countries, international lenders told

Economists want international lenders to help heavily indebted economies like Kenya to deal with their debt pr...

Why Kenya’s most prolific board chair is slowing down

He once chaired 70 boards, but Nizar Juma has cut down his engagements to 39 as he focuses on his other passio...

Airbus pays record Sh400b fine over bribery

Record $4 billion Airbus fine draws line under 'pervasive' bribery...

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