Business Daily: Kenya to launch cervical cancer vaccine tomorrow
17 Oct 2019 - The Ministry of Health (MoH) is set to roll out a cervical cancer vaccine targeting 10-year-old girls starting tomorrow, in a move that will see the shot included in the national immunisation routine.
KenyanWallStreet: Kenya’s Pension Industry Assets Remain Unchanged
17 Oct 2019 - Zamara has recently released its annual report on pension performance 2019 in Kenya. It reported that over the past 10 years, the pension industry assets have not changed despite the growth in fund size.
According to the Zamara Chief Executive Officer, Sandeep...
KenyanWallStreet: Britam General Insurance Appoints New Acting CEO
17 Oct 2019 - Britam General Insurance has announced the appointment of Jackson Theuri as its Chief Executive Officer in an acting capacity following the abrupt resignation of Margaret Kathanga.
In a statement, Britam said that Margaret, who had been at the General Insurance...
Business Daily: East African Cables seeks to raise additional capital
17 Oct 2019 - The company is also seeking to sell assets worth Sh640 million to reduce its debt burden.
Business Daily: Britam General Insurance chief executive quits
17 Oct 2019 - It posted a 71 percent jump in net profit to Sh1.7 billion for the first six months of the current financial year.
Business Daily: Continental Re to offer agricultural insurance cover
17 Oct 2019 - The cover will help deepen Kenya’s agricultural insurance where annual gross written premiums are below Sh1 billion.
Business Daily: Comesa agency approves Telkom and Airtel merger
17 Oct 2019 - Telkom Kenya and Airtel have received the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) Competition Commission greenlight to merge
Business Daily: Microsoft hires 50 computer engineers for its Nairobi hub
17 Oct 2019 - The IT giant said on Monday the computer science engineers will work on cutting-edge technology tailored for businesses in Africa at the facility opened in Nairobi in May.
Business Daily: DStv cuts three popular channels from its packages
17 Oct 2019 - Pay-TV firm DStv is set to cut three popular channels starting November as the contractual agreement with partners comes to an end.
Standard Business: Mobile firm sponsored the first Africa-China internet economy summit
17 Oct 2019 - Speaker of the National Assembly Justin Muturi graced the first mobile internet economy summit between Africa and China.
Standard Business: Kenyan firms feted in continental property summit
17 Oct 2019 - Karibu Homes has been voted the Best Affordable Housing development in Africa at the just concluded Africa Property Investment Summit and Expo in SA
Business Daily: Is China a fiery dragon or a friendly panda?
17 Oct 2019 - Questions on what the influx of Chinese money, infrastructure, companies and nationals means for Kenya and Africa have been raised in university corridors for a long time.
Business Daily: Leverage early oil pilot to achieve Big 4 agenda
17 Oct 2019 - The successful export of first consignment of 200,000 barrels of Kenya’s crude oil at $1.2 million has demonstrated the success of the Early Oil Pilot Scheme (EOPS).
Business Daily: EDITORIAL: Suspending old railway upgrade makes sense
17 Oct 2019 - Fresh indications are that the upgrade of the old railway line from Naivasha to Malaba may not take off as expected, the latest challenge to hit the ambitious railway investment in the country.
KenyanWallStreet: National Bank Gets New Board of Directors
17 Oct 2019 - National Bank of Kenya has announced the new board of directors following the completion of the takeover process by KCB Group.
The new directors are; Mr John Nyerere who will be the chairman of the board, Engineer Stanley Kamau, Mr Jones Nzomo, Ms Linnet Mirehane...
Business Daily: EDITORIAL: Listen to manufacturers
17 Oct 2019 - The government should heed the manufacturers’ lobby cry that Kenya stands to lose much more that it could gain from the recent spate of crackdowns by regulators.
Business Daily: Tax collection in a digital era
17 Oct 2019 - Some say the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) is “pitiless” or “unfeeling” to hard working citizens.
Business Daily: Let’s optimise use of drones, but think smart about safety
17 Oct 2019 - Latest estimates suggest there will be about 45 million drones taking to the skies by next year.
Business Daily: Uhuru rejects rate cap in memo to Parliament
17 Oct 2019 - The House Clerk is expected to inform MPs about objection to clause setting limit for interest on loans.
Business Daily: Airtel faces fines from regulator over network outage
17 Oct 2019 - Airtel Kenya is risking punishment from the telecoms regulator after an outage knocked out services for several hours.
Business Daily: MPs block Bill raising graft fines to Sh10m
17 Oct 2019 - Parliament Wednesday rejected a Bill that had sought a tenfold increase in the maximum fines for graft to Sh10 million or jail terms not exceeding a decade.
Business Daily: Commuters woes on Suswa SGR service
17 Oct 2019 - The train services targeting residents of Ngong and Ongata Rongai have no direct link to the city centre, meaning one will all have to stop at Syokimau on either trip to complete the journey.
Business Daily: Malindi hoteliers blame homestay site Airbnb for 60pc bed occupancy fall
17 Oct 2019 - Hoteliers in Malindi have decried the loss of business as alternative accommodation providers riding on Airbnb platform invade their turf ahead of the peak season.
Business Daily: Legal battle for Fidel Odinga estate begins as court orders DNA test
17 Oct 2019 - The legal fight for the control of the estate of Fidel Odinga, the son of Orange Democratic Leader Raila Odinga, began in the High Court in Nairobi.
Standard Business: Oppo unveils new smartphone
17 Oct 2019 - Oppo is targeting millennials with its latest device after a positive global reception of the A series. Pages