KenyanWallStreet: ARM Cement’s Bailout Bid Receives 25 Offers
16 Feb 2019 - Several companies have shown interest in acquiring debt- laden Athi River Mining Company.
According to the firm’s administrators, PricewaterhouseCoopers, 23 companies signed non-disclosure agreements giving them access to additional information on the cement...
KenyanWallStreet: Kenya’s 2019 Economic Outlook Positive – CBK Survey
16 Feb 2019 - The Central Bank of Kenya conducts a survey every two months before the Monetary Policy Committee meeting. The bank has released findings from the survey it conducted in the first three weeks of January 2019. It sought to find out the views of banks and other private...
Soko Directory: Thinking of Growing Locs? Here’s How to Start the Journey
16 Feb 2019 - Thinking about taking that huge leap and getting your hair loced but not sure how or where to start? No worries, I’ve been there and done that. Getting your hair loced is a huge leap especially if you come from a Christian and or a very conservative family like mine....
Soko Directory: 5 Common Features that Make Your Car Prone to Theft and Tips on How to Keep Safe
16 Feb 2019 - Car theft in Kenya takes place every other day and Insurance companies can attest to the financial burden while car owners understand too well the frustration that comes with struggling to recover a lost car.
There are features that have been marked as common in the...
Standard Business: Building a hotel
15 Feb 2019 - Building a hotel next to a river, lake or game park can prove disastrous if the management fails to design safety measures.
Standard Business: Rotich to push county land rates on updated valuations
15 Feb 2019 - Treasury revenue reforms have been focused on reviewing outdated laws.
Standard Business: Dar, Uganda overtake Kenya in infrastructural projects
15 Feb 2019 - Even Uganda will be teaming with more lucrative projects compared to Kenya, valued at Sh550 billion.
Standard Business: KQ bid to take over JKIA heads to court
15 Feb 2019 - Suit papers question lack of a feasibilty study and why the takeover is being rushed.
Standard Business: War on counterfeits fails to stem out illicit cigarettes
15 Feb 2019 - In May last year, President Uhuru Kenyatta mooted a multi-agency taskforce to fight the illicit trade
Soko Directory: Six Confirmed Dead in Chepsir Kericho-Nakuru Highway
15 Feb 2019 - Six people have been confirmed dead in a tragic road accident at Chepsir along the Kericho-Nakuru Highway.
The accident involved a 14-seater matatu and a truck carrying gas cylinders.
Kericho Base Commander Michael Kahare has confirmed the deaths in the preliminary...
Business Today: It’s not about abortion, it is the healthcare procedure
15 Feb 2019 - The country has lost a prominent human right activist, Caroline Mwatha, to unsafe abortion procedure in a backstreet illegal clinic. This, once again, ignites the debate of abortion and its procedure that sparks mixed reactions from individuals, the government, the...
Nation Business: Why fish imports from China don’t worry me
15 Feb 2019 - David Ruhiu adds value to fish by making sausages and smokies carving a niche for himself in an industry disrupted by imports
Nation Business: Not an early bird? You can still catch these red worms
15 Feb 2019 - James Wafula is reaping in plenty from worms, a venture he stumbled upon while doing his PhD research
Nation Business: Are feeds your chickens eat safe?
15 Feb 2019 - Study shows broiler feeds have up to 90 per cent aflatoxin as farmers call for imposition of quality standards
Nation Business: Vet on Call: For the love of animal health service, please offer students attachment
15 Feb 2019 - Attachment aids students to integrate knowledge taught in class with the practice of service delivery
Nation Business: Bt cotton is not the panacea to challenges facing our struggling textile industry
15 Feb 2019 - Cotton is 60 per cent food, both as cotton seed oil and cotton seed animal feed, and only 40 per cent fabric.
Nation Business: Girls turn mangoes into sweet juice and wine
15 Feb 2019 - Maureen Achieng and Dorothy Owinga run a mini-fruit processing plant where they make mango juice and wine for sale
Nation Business: Agronomist's notebook: Dealing with snails and slugs once and for all
15 Feb 2019 - Sprinkling copper pellets around the farm helps to control the creatures as the mineral acts as a repellent
Business Today: Stocks plunge as weekly NSE trading plummets 49%
15 Feb 2019 - Despite what is being hailed as the best start to a year at the stock market since 2013, trading at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) slumped heavily, with the value of stocks dipping by 54%. At a volume of 89 million shares valued at Ksh2.9 billion in the week...
Business Today: American jazz maestro Marcus Miller at Safaricom classics festival
15 Feb 2019 - At the top of his game for over 30 years, Marcus Miller is the winner of the 2013 Edison Award for Lifetime Achievement in Jazz (Holland), the 2010 Victoire du Jazz (France) and was appointed a UNESCO Artist For Peace in 2013. His characteristic bass sound can be...
Business Daily: New Shop for Sportswear
15 Feb 2019 - SportsPlanet in Westgate Mall to stock Adidas, Puma, Nike activewear.
Business Daily: Sea Photography at a Mosque
15 Feb 2019 - Hussain acquired his interest in wildlife at an early age from his great uncle Prince Sadhurddin Aga Khan.
Business Daily: A Jazz Jamboree in the City
15 Feb 2019 - The biggest influence on Miller’s career was no doubt from the jazz legend Miles Davis.
Business Daily: The Sh10,000 Steak, Anyone?
15 Feb 2019 - Diners get a taste of Japanese beef that’s a rare treat.
Business Daily: Breaking Whisky Rules
15 Feb 2019 - So next time you find yourself in a meeting and the person is talking about death, you will be forgiven for having a drink. Pages