Business Daily: Railway projects will worsen debt woes
17 Oct 2019 - That the portion of the standard gauge railway (SGR) line to Naivasha has been dubbed “railroad to nowhere” may not be a joke after all
Business Daily: Karibu feted for building affordable, decent homes
17 Oct 2019 - Kenyan realtor Karibu Homes, which partnered with mass-housing lender Shelter Afrique to put up 288 housing units in Athi River, has won this year’s Africa Property Investment Award.
Business Daily: Good corporate governance as a payment strategy
17 Oct 2019 - According to a 2017 economic report by Sage, late payments of invoices continue to cost micro, small and mid-sized (MSMEs) businesses as much as $3 trillion globally.
Business Daily: Tea price hits six-month high at Mombasa auction
17 Oct 2019 - Tea prices at the Mombasa trading have hit a six-month high as a series of good sales continued at the auction in the last one month.
Business Daily: Orchid Lovers Show Off Their Prowess
17 Oct 2019 - After devoting so much time growing orchids, over 20 people display their blossoming marvels
Business Daily: Aga Khan unveils 3D tech-based treatment for Coast heart patients
17 Oct 2019 - The Aga Khan Hospital Mombasa has launched a three-dimensional (3D) technology to boost treatment of heart rhythm patients.
Business Daily: Medical kits idle in 25 counties over water, power
17 Oct 2019 - Theatre and radiology equipment leased to devolved units for specialised healthcare are lying idle in 25 counties due to a lack of electricity and water in the hospitals.
Business Daily: How firms can help State meet Big 4 agenda
17 Oct 2019 - Government should welcome and work closely with corporates on mutually agreed initiatives, through laid down guideline that states what development interventions are necessary and how they should be carried out.
KenyanWallStreet: Proposal to Scrap Rate Cap Law Excites Kenya’s Stock Market
17 Oct 2019 - Market activity at the Nairobi Securities Exchange Plc (NSE) soared to a three month high Thursday on the back of increased trading volumes and renewed investor appetite. This is after President Uhuru Kenyatta refused to assent to proposals in the Finance Bill 2019...
Business Daily: 20 seek to bar Kenya from Somalia dispute
17 Oct 2019 - Twenty Kenyans have urged the High Court to compel the government to withdraw from a border dispute filed by Somalia before the International Court of Justice.
Business Daily: New Britam insurance to cover the elderly
17 Oct 2019 - Listed insurer Britam Thursday launched a new life cover that allows prospective customers to enrol for a policy up to the age 70.
Business Today: Safaricom Joins Global Companies Seeking Trillions for Development
17 Oct 2019 - The Alliance is committing to cooperate across borders, across financial sectors and even with their competitors
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Business Today: Naivas Expands Footprint with 56th Branch at the Coast
17 Oct 2019 - This latest branch is located along the busy Digo road right next to Bima Towers
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KenyanWallStreet: UK Announces £10 million Funding for FinTech Start-ups in Emerging Markets
17 Oct 2019 - The mayor of London Peter Estlin has announced £10 million (KSh1.3 billion) of UK Aid support towards the Catalyst Fund. Catalyst Fund is a fund manager that provides financing to fintech startups in emerging economies.
Catalyst will enable 30 fintechs in emerging...
Business Daily: Kerio Valley Development Authority seeks new boss
17 Oct 2019 - The leadership vacuum at the troubled Kerio Valley Development Authority (KVDA) is set to end after the agency kicked off recruitment of a new managing director.
Business Today: Motorists to fork out Sh155 to use JKIA-James Gichuru road
17 Oct 2019 - The 27.2 kilometre road ranks up there with Kenya’s most expensive infrastructure projects
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Soko Directory: Tilisi Mega-City Launches Green Garden Homes
17 Oct 2019 - Tilisi mega-city has today begun construction of its first housing project, reversing the trend towards high-density properties with the 186-home Tilisi Views residential estate offering home-owners spacious green gardens on half of each plot, tree-lined streets,...
Standard Business: Lord Mayor of London in Nairobi, announces Sh1.15b aid for businesses
17 Oct 2019 - Mr Estlin arrived in the country on Wednesday for a two-day visit and he met a group of fintech innovators at Nairobi Garage.
KenyanWallStreet: Equity Bank in Talks to Enter Zimbabwe
17 Oct 2019 - According to several Zimbabwe media outlets, Equity Group Holdings (EGH) intends to resume talks to acquire Zimbabwean lender BancABC (Zimbabwe) a wholly-owned subsidiary of Atlas Mara.
As of 2017, BancABC had 23 branches in Zimbabwe thus gives EGH access to the...
KenyanWallStreet: Economists Push for Privatization of State Corporations
17 Oct 2019 - The privatization of government corporations is vital to the achievement of the big four agenda, as well as growing the private sector.
According to Nairobi based Economics think-tank ‘Kenya Business Guide‘, commercial state corporations take up to 6% of Kenya’s...
Business Daily: Pedestrians losing lives on city roads due to lack of sidewalks
17 Oct 2019 - The question of pedestrian safety and behaviour on Kenyan roads is back in focus after fresh data showed crossing the road without regard for traffic is the second fastest rising cause of crashes.
Business Daily: Pregnancy complications raise hypertension risk
17 Oct 2019 - Pregnancy is a joy for many parents as it enables them to have children and grow their families.
Business Daily: Etiquette can be taught, but is boyfriend willing?
17 Oct 2019 - Another relevant breach of etiquette is to put one’s mobile phone on the table during a meeting or dinner.
Business Daily: Health sector in race to lower maternal deaths
17 Oct 2019 - Efforts have not yielded quicker results, though.
Standard Business: Water features for your home
17 Oct 2019 - Water fountains are a great way to create a focal point. Pages