Nation Business: Helb seeks to float Sh500m bond to ease funds pressure
21 Feb 2019 - Move comes as Helb seeks to increase average amount of loans advanced to every student
Nation Business: Nostalgia and losses in wake of Gilani’s closure
20 Feb 2019 - Small-scale traders around Nakuru town who depended on Gilanis Supermarket as a market for their goods are feeling the pinch one week after its closure.
Nation Business: Capital markets regulator vows to stop insider traders
20 Feb 2019 - The Capital Markets Authority says it will focus on cheats at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) to strengthen the reputation of the country’s securities market a
Nation Business: Two banks eye green bonds as law approved
20 Feb 2019 - Two unnamed financial institutions have lined up to issue Kenya’s first ever green bonds, the country’s banking sector lobby disclosed on Wednesday.
Nation Business: KRA on path to net 66,000 landlords
20 Feb 2019 - The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) says it is skimming through bank records and transaction details of utility firms with the hope of roping in additional 66,000 landlords into the tax net in the next three years.
Nation Business: Profit-taking takes toll on the bourse
20 Feb 2019 - The market has this year been providing good returns to investors, reversing some of the paper losses they made in 2018.
Nation Business: Firm fights State agency over loss of trademark
19 Feb 2019 - A company challenging the withdrawal of its trademark says it was not given an opportunity to be heard before the decision was made.
Nation Business: Safaricom promotion to create 100 millionaires in three months
19 Feb 2019 - Safaricom has launched a multimillion-shilling campaign, which will see the firm reward more than 100 subscribers with Sh1 million cash prizes each.
Nation Business: Poor power demand dims low bills hope
19 Feb 2019 - Blame placed on delay in take-off of mega projects that would have consumed huge amounts of electricity.
Nation Business: CBK rules set the stage for mass mortgage financier
18 Feb 2019 - CBK wants non-deposit taking firms to be established under the Companies Act and licensed by the CBK to conduct mortgage refinance business.
Nation Business: Audit firms angle for key Central Bank job
18 Feb 2019 - Key audit firms in the country are in a race for the lucrative job to audit Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) books that has paid at least Sh10 million annually in the last three years.
Nation Business: Betting firm hit with Sh15m fine over merger deal
18 Feb 2019 - Betway is set to fork out a Sh15 million fine after it moved to merge with Maltese company GM Gaming without seeking and receiving approval for the transaction from the competition regulator.
Nation Business: Kamani’s flower firm hits out at State over VAT refunds, fertiliser shortage
18 Feb 2019 - A horticultural company linked to a local billionaire family has raised the red flag over Kenya’s flower sector saying a crisis looms due to shortage of fertiliser and delay in VAT reimbursement.
Nation Business: Mall builders faulted for ignoring smaller cities
18 Feb 2019 - Survey shows 'top-tier' consumers are moving away from big towns
Nation Business: Kenya lifts China fish ban to boost supply
17 Feb 2019 - The Department of Fisheries has lifted a ban on fish imports following a biting shortage after President Uhuru Kenyatta’s directive against Chinese catch that had flooded the market.
Nation Business: KenolKobil share sale closes Monday
17 Feb 2019 - KenolKobil’s Sh35.6 billion share-sale closes Monday setting the stage for a takeover by French company Rubis Energie.
Nation Business: BAT says City tobacco bill ‘extreme’
17 Feb 2019 - British American Tobacco (BAT) Kenya says a proposed tobacco law by Nairobi County pushing for strict requirements could disrupt retail business.
Nation Business: Fishers complain of rampant arrests
17 Feb 2019 - The frequent abduction of fisherfolk on Lake Victoria and subsequent release after paying fines could be an extortion ring, players claim.
Nation Business: Dam projects on course as residents agree on payment
17 Feb 2019 - Construction of two mega dams in Elgeyo Marakwet County worth Sh63 billion is finally set to start after more than 900 displaced families agreed to be compensated on a land-for-land basis.
Nation Business: No respite for consumers as fuel prices fall
17 Feb 2019 - Matatu fares still high despite the price of petrol and diesel having declined four months in a row.
Nation Business: Nyandarua County in potato shortage crisis
17 Feb 2019 - An acute shortage of potatoes has hit Nyandarua County, a top producer of the tubers.
Nation Business: Agency records 18pc surge in 2018 exports
17 Feb 2019 - The Export Processing Zones Authority (EPZA) has recorded an increase in exports, which grew by 17.6 per cent last year to stand at Sh71 billion.
Nation Business: Commerce lobby readies for polls as officials exit
17 Feb 2019 - Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry current chairman Kiprono Kittony will not seek re-election.
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 Pages