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26th Apr 2017 Business News: Online ads firm OLX unveils new 'hassle-free' vehicle selling service
You can now sell a vehicle online hassle-free following the unveiling of a new provision by classified online service provider OLX....

26th Apr 2017 Business News: Kenya Pipeline Company warns oil firms on pipeline misuse
Kenya Pipeline Company (KPC) has given oil marketing companies abusing guidelines on the use of its infrastructure a 90-day ultimatum to comply....

26th Apr 2017 Business News: Global agency warns Kenya its credit rating at risk of downgrade
Global ratings agency Fitch has warned Kenya that it could downgrade its rating if it does not adequately grow revenues to bridge the budget deficit and tame borrowing....

26th Apr 2017 Business News: August elections worry banking and transport sectors most
Kenya's banking and transport sectors are the least optimistic of the economy's prospects as the country heads to the general election in August....

26th Apr 2017 Business News: Kenyans are saving more, shows new report
The culture of saving might be catching up in Kenya, according to a new report by Standard Chartered Bank....

26th Apr 2017 Business News: Service jitters pull Safaricom's share to three week low
The Nairobi Securities Exchange's largest listed stock by number of shares sunk to a three-week low of Sh18.95 yesterday as its service suffered disruption....

25th Apr 2017 Business News: South Sudan secures $106 m to buy food, construct road
South Sudan has secured $106 million from the World Bank and the African Development Bank, in part to pay for food imports as millions face starvation and to fund the construction of a road to trade partner Kenya, its finance minister said....

25th Apr 2017 Business News: Three charged with plot to swindle KPA Sh8 million
A clearing agent and two employees of the Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) have been charged with conspiring to defraud the authority Sh7.9 million being part of container handing charges for 14 containers....

25th Apr 2017 Business News: Britain lifts travel advisory to Nairobi's Eastleigh
The British Government has eased its travel advisories to its citizens to Nairobi's Eastleigh residential estate...

25th Apr 2017 Business News: Man arrested with Sh. 4.6m fake money
Police in Bungoma have arrested a middle-aged man in possession of Sh. 4.6million fake Kenyan currency....

25th Apr 2017 Business News: Nairobi's traffic congestion can be fixed
Given the increasing traffic congestion in cities, this is indeed a timely topic that affects citizens and businesses and raises many relevant issues, some of which are not self-evident and in fact, it may seem contra-intuitive....

25th Apr 2017 Business News: Counterfeit products cost Kenya Sh30 billion in revenue
The sudden increase in counterfeit and unlicensed products like alcoholic and illicit brews in circulation in Kenya is robbing the country over Shs30 billion in annual revenue....

25th Apr 2017 Business News: Women trainees graduate to steer SGR engines
They are part of a group of Kenyans students the China Road & Bridges Corporation (CRBC), the SGR contractor, sponsored to undertake a railway course at China's Baoji Railway Technical College....

25th Apr 2017 Business News: Insurers bet on new marine law to raise industry uptake
Insurance Regulatory Authority Acting Chief Executive Godfrey Kiptum said the sector has already realised Sh70 billion in premiums from the segment since the marine insurance law came into effect in January and is poised for further growth....

24th Apr 2017 Business News: Search for stolen car leads detectives to army barracks
Police have launched investigations into a bizarre incident where a stolen motor vehicle was found parked in an army barrack in Gilgil town....

24th Apr 2017 Business News: Local, global security firms in race along China's "Silk Road"
Global security companies and their smaller Chinese rivals are jostling for business along Beijing's modern-day "Silk Road", the grandiose plan for land and sea routes connecting the world's second largest economy with the rest of Asia and beyond....

24th Apr 2017 Business News: NBK's pension scheme trustees sued for alleged witch-hunt
An actuary who allegedly occasioned a lawsuit by 134 former employees of National Bank of Kenya (NBK) has now sued the bank's staff retirement benefits scheme trustees....

24th Apr 2017 Business News: Tanzanian gold miner Acacia to review operations if export ban persists
Tanzanian gold producer Acacia Mining will have to review its mining operations if the Government's ban on gold and copper ore exports remains in place, a senior executive has said....

24th Apr 2017 Business News: Cigarette maker welcomes tax cuts
Cigarette maker welcomes tax cuts. Low-end cigarette maker Mastermind Tobacco has welcomed the move by the National Treasury to cut taxes on unfiltered cigarettes....

24th Apr 2017 Business News: Government in plans to set up agency to market business tourism
Kenya is looking to intensify tourism product diversification with the planned setting up of an entity specifically tasked with marketing the country as a business and conference tourism destination....

25th Apr 2017 Business Beat: Is Kenya's 5.8pc GDP growth for real?
It's a week now since Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) released the 309-page 2017 Economic Survey that indicated that Kenya's economy expanded by 5.8 per cent last year....

25th Apr 2017
Personal care products manufacturer Beiersdorf and soft drinks maker PepsiCo are still reeling from public outrage after the two companies separately put out advertisements that were seen to be culturally insensitive....

25th Apr 2017 Business Beat: How Nigerian contractor bagged key projects in Nairobi
Reynolds Construction Company might not ring a bell among many Kenyans. The company's logo could however be familiar to many in Nairobi, especially if you have been stuck in traffic on one of the roads that the firm has been contracted to build....

25th Apr 2017 Business Beat: Agony as delays, heavy traffic mar construction of road projects
In May 2012, H Young was awarded a Sh2.5 billion contract for the upgrade and rehabilitation of First Avenue in Eastleigh....

25th Apr 2017 Business Beat: The Jomo Kenyatta's 1959 promissory 'symbol of hope' refinery that never was
On June 24, 2016 Essar Energy Director Narendra Vachharajani led his company to a packed press conference at National Treasury. He had an announcement to make....

26th Apr 2017 Business: Online ads firm OLX unveils new 'hassle-free' vehicle selling service
You can now sell a vehicle online hassle-free following the unveiling of a new provision by classified online service provider OLX....

26th Apr 2017 Business: Kenya Pipeline Company warns oil firms on pipeline misuse
Kenya Pipeline Company (KPC) has given oil marketing companies abusing guidelines on the use of its infrastructure a 90-day ultimatum to comply....

26th Apr 2017 Business: Global agency warns Kenya its credit rating at risk of downgrade
Global ratings agency Fitch has warned Kenya that it could downgrade its rating if it does not adequately grow revenues to bridge the budget deficit and tame borrowing....

26th Apr 2017 Business: August elections worry banking and transport sectors most
Kenya's banking and transport sectors are the least optimistic of the economy's prospects as the country heads to the general election in August....

26th Apr 2017 Business: Kenyans are saving more, shows new report
The culture of saving might be catching up in Kenya, according to a new report by Standard Chartered Bank....

26th Apr 2017 Business: Service jitters pull Safaricom's share to three week low
The Nairobi Securities Exchange's largest listed stock by number of shares sunk to a three-week low of Sh18.95 yesterday as its service suffered disruption....

25th Apr 2017 Business: South Sudan secures $106 m to buy food, construct road
South Sudan has secured $106 million from the World Bank and the African Development Bank, in part to pay for food imports as millions face starvation and to fund the construction of a road to trade partner Kenya, its finance minister said....

25th Apr 2017 Business: Three charged with plot to swindle KPA Sh8 million
A clearing agent and two employees of the Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) have been charged with conspiring to defraud the authority Sh7.9 million being part of container handing charges for 14 containers....

25th Apr 2017 Business: Taita-Taveta handles 85,000 tests under public-private sector pact
The viability of Public-Private Partnerships in the country is facing increasing questions, but a ground-breaking collaborative project involving the Taita-Taveta County is successfully delivering results in a sector not known for such projects....

25th Apr 2017 Business: Meru sets 10, 000 acres for Lapsset's resort city
The Meru County Government has set aside 10, 000 acres for construction of a major metropolis, in the event that the Isiolo Resort City is rerouted....

25th Apr 2017 Business: Britain lifts travel advisory to Nairobi's Eastleigh
The British Government has eased its travel advisories to its citizens to Nairobi's Eastleigh residential estate...

25th Apr 2017 Business: Can crowd funding help scale up solar power for Africa's poor?
When Ronald Van Harten arrived in Kenya from the Netherlands in 2015 he was determined to invest in solar-powered equipment for homes across Africa, make a profit and help the rural poor get energy....

25th Apr 2017 Business: Man arrested with Sh. 4.6m fake money
Police in Bungoma have arrested a middle-aged man in possession of Sh. 4.6million fake Kenyan currency....

25th Apr 2017 Business: Police announce May recruitment of 10,000 officers
As the country gear towards the general election to be held in August, the National police recruitment will recruit 10,000 officers....

25th Apr 2017 Business: Mucheru urges private sector to boost investment in internet security
Mr. Joe Mucheru, the ICT Ministry Cabinet Sectretary has urged the private sector to bolster investment in cybersecurity to curb the growing incidences of cybercrime targeting Kenya's digital economy....

25th Apr 2017 Business: Safaricom could be punished for network outage
Communications Authority of Kenya has ordered Safaricom to provide explanation on what happened to its network paralyzing operations in many services...

25th Apr 2017 Business: Nairobi's traffic congestion can be fixed
Given the increasing traffic congestion in cities, this is indeed a timely topic that affects citizens and businesses and raises many relevant issues, some of which are not self-evident and in fact, it may seem contra-intuitive....

25th Apr 2017 Business: Is Kenya's 5.8pc GDP growth for real?
It's a week now since Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) released the 309-page 2017 Economic Survey that indicated that Kenya's economy expanded by 5.8 per cent last year....

25th Apr 2017 Business: Counterfeit products cost Kenya Sh30 billion in revenue
The sudden increase in counterfeit and unlicensed products like alcoholic and illicit brews in circulation in Kenya is robbing the country over Shs30 billion in annual revenue....

25th Apr 2017 Business: Teacher accuses Equity Bank of causing him agony
A teacher from Trans Nzoia County is in deep agony, thanks to money he borrowed from a bank to improve the welfare of his family....

25th Apr 2017 Careers: Police announce May recruitment of 10,000 officers
As the country gear towards the general election to be held in August, the National police recruitment will recruit 10,000 officers....

25th Apr 2017 Careers: Teacher accuses Equity Bank of causing him agony
A teacher from Trans Nzoia County is in deep agony, thanks to money he borrowed from a bank to improve the welfare of his family....

24th Apr 2017 Home & Away: Why Kenyatta's doctor left wife out of his will
In his heyday, Njoroge Mungai was among those closest to power yet his true worth remains unknown....

24th Apr 2017 Home & Away: Tricks used by modern-day land thieves
According to the Judiciary, disputes involving ownership are among the highest in number and most time-consuming....

24th Apr 2017 Smart Harvest: Chinese stopped from fishing after drop in L Naivasha's crayfish
The fishing of crayfish in Lake Naivasha by a group of Chinese investors has now been stopped after a sharp drop in the catch....

24th Apr 2017 Smart Harvest: Flower firm relocates, says will not lay off staff
Global floriculture enterprise, Primarosa Flower Limited has moved all its operations to its Nyahururu firm, as an expansion plan that will see production increase by 20 percent year on year....

25th Apr 2017 Sci & Tech: Taita-Taveta handles 85,000 tests under public-private sector pact
The viability of Public-Private Partnerships in the country is facing increasing questions, but a ground-breaking collaborative project involving the Taita-Taveta County is successfully delivering results in a sector not known for such projects....

25th Apr 2017 Sci & Tech: Can crowd funding help scale up solar power for Africa's poor?
When Ronald Van Harten arrived in Kenya from the Netherlands in 2015 he was determined to invest in solar-powered equipment for homes across Africa, make a profit and help the rural poor get energy....

25th Apr 2017 Sci & Tech: Mucheru urges private sector to boost investment in internet security
Mr. Joe Mucheru, the ICT Ministry Cabinet Sectretary has urged the private sector to bolster investment in cybersecurity to curb the growing incidences of cybercrime targeting Kenya's digital economy....

25th Apr 2017 Sci & Tech: Safaricom could be punished for network outage
Communications Authority of Kenya has ordered Safaricom to provide explanation on what happened to its network paralyzing operations in many services...

25th Apr 2017 Sci & Tech: Meet the IT guru who built Sh14million enterprise after false starts
He could be still in employment today and earning good pay. But Jonathan Mativo, a computer science graduate, overgrew office work faster than he thought....

24th Apr 2017 Sci & Tech: Sophos boosts server protection with Cryptoguard
Sophos has introduced its next-generation anti-ransomware CryptoGuard technology that is available with its server protection products....

24th Apr 2017 Sci & Tech: Kenyans on Twitter react to Safaricom hitch
Thousands of Kenyans could not make or receive calls on Safaricom network following a hitch better part of Monday morning...

24th Apr 2017 Sci & Tech: Safaricom experiences countrywide network outage
Network service provider Safaricom Monday experienced more than one hour of outage that affected voice calls, data, M-Pesa and Enterprise services....

24th Apr 2017
Business tycoon Chris Kirubi has told off Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko over an offer to join his team of advisors....

24th Apr 2017 Sci & Tech: Kenyans on Twitter react to Jubilee party primaries
The Jubilee party primaries that took place last week amid fisaco and drama did not miss the hawked eyes of Kenyans On Twitter(KOT)....

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