Standard Business: Four ways to avoid being conned when buying a home
17 Oct 2019 - A house is one of the largest investments anyone can make, it is important, therefore, to keep all your wits around you when doing so.
Standard Business: Why are Kenyans avoiding mortgages?
17 Oct 2019 - To many Kenyans, a mortgage is like a caged animal to be watched from a safe distance.
Business Today: Global Networking Group Brings Together 500 CEOs
17 Oct 2019 - BNI is the world’s leading business networking and referral organization, bringing together business leaders to exchange business referrals.
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KenyanWallStreet: Kenyan President Rejects Finance Bill Until Rate Cap law is Scrapped
17 Oct 2019 - President Uhuru Kenyatta has rejected the Finance Bill of 2019 which sought to retain the interest rate cap. His rejection leaves room to repeal the interest rate cap, which posed a threat to the economy. According to Bloomberg, the head of state refused to sign the...
Business Today: The First European Club to Create Swahili Twitter Account
17 Oct 2019 - Italian club AS Roma is known for its wide social...
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Standard Business: Huawei generated Sh8.924 trillion in the first three quarters of 2019
17 Oct 2019 - The company said that the increased revenue is attributed by their increased investment on infrastructure and smartphone devices.
Soko Directory: New Motion seeks to Reduce Retirement Age from 60 to 50
17 Oct 2019 - A new proposal that will see the retirement age limit reduced from 60 years to 50 years is currently underway.
Starehe Member of parliament Charles Njagua is pushing a motion in Parliament that will seek to send more than 25,000 civil servants packing and help...
Standard Business: First affordable housing project units ready
17 Oct 2019 - Ministry announces 228 houses at Park Road site in Nairobi to be given to new owners by end of this year
Soko Directory: Kenya Voted As The Most Generous Country In Africa
17 Oct 2019 - The World Giving Index report (10th edition) revealed that Kenya is the most generous country in Africa, the second most improved country globally, standing at the11th position.
The report released on Tuesday, 15th October by a firm known as Charity Aid Foundation (...
Standard Business: Uhuru defends extension of SGR to Naivasha
17 Oct 2019 - But President lashes out at unnamed people and media for questioning the 120km stretch.
Soko Directory: Here Are The New SGR Fares From Ngong To Nairobi
17 Oct 2019 - On Wednesday, President Uhuru Kenyatta launched the new SGR services that will see Kenyans commute easily between Ngong and Nairobi by the use of a train.
The launch of the new service has sent chills down the spines of public service vehicle (PSV) owners who now feel...
Soko Directory: What A Brexit Deal Means For The Prices Of Gold Around The World
17 Oct 2019 - The world is still at a crossroads as to whether Britain is going to leave the European Union or will drop the move and decide to remain.
Brexit has been what one Moses Masika Wetangula described as “messy, noisy and with casualties” and gold is the constant casualty...
KenyanWallStreet: Tax Contribution by Kenyan Banks Hits Ksh 207 Billion in Two Years
17 Oct 2019 - Banks contribute one in every four shillings of corporate tax paid in Kenya according to a recent report by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and the Kenya Bankers Association (KBA).
The report, dubbed ‘Total Tax Contribution of the Kenya Banking sector’, notes that...
Standard Business: Kenya eyes loans to fund World's most expensive footbridges
17 Oct 2019 - The pedestrian crossings no longer tenable as they were planned on a stretch where the Sh65 billion expressway will pass.
KenyanWallStreet: Singapore Ranked World’s Most Competitive Country
17 Oct 2019 - Singapore tops the list as the world’s most competitive country, ahead of the United States and China. The 2019 Global Competitiveness report ranks the U.S. and Hong Kong at second and third. According to the ranking, the country’s robust infrastructure, labour market...
Soko Directory: Co-op Bank’s Amazing Insurance Packages for SMEs and MSMEs
17 Oct 2019 - Are you an entrepreneur in Kenya, however small? Is your small business your source of livelihood without which you will be financially handicapped? Is the profit you make from your small ‘kibanda’ used to pay for your children’s education and medical care? A lot is...
Standard Business: Fresh bid to reduce retirement age from 60 years to 50 years
17 Oct 2019 - Debate on a motion that seeks to reduce the retirement age from 60 years to 50 years was yesterday postponed again.
Standard Business: Senate quizzes budget boss over medical equipment lease payout
17 Oct 2019 - Controller of Budget approved withdrawals of MES funds illegally,
KenyanWallStreet: Kenya ranked 6th most Competitive Economy in Sub-Saharan Africa
17 Oct 2019 - Kenya is the sixth most competitive country in Sub-Saharan African, according to the Global Competitiveness Report 2019.
Additionally, the report by World Economic Forum ranks Kenya at 95th globally with remarkable performance as a business environment. Sub-...
Business Today: The Struggle for Christian Radio, TV Stations in Kenya
17 Oct 2019 - With the increased freedom to broadcast, Christian stations are facing stiffer competition
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Standard Business: Why you should invest in stocks
16 Oct 2019 - There are a number of factors to consider in deciding on an investment option. Most important is the return on investment.
Standard Business: Experts raise red flag on job losses
16 Oct 2019 - As more firms close shop or downsize, human resource management institute warns that this might lead to more crime.
Standard Business: Tanzania ordered to pay StanChart Sh18.5 billion
Standard Business: Corruption puts off US investors
16 Oct 2019 - Rampant graft in Kenya is to blame for the low level of trade between the country and the US, an industry lobby has said. Pages