Nation Business: Diesel power hits three-year low
15 Oct 2019 - The share of expensive thermal power in the national grid has reduced to 13.4 percent, the lowest in three years on increased uptake of green energy, despite the relatively static power bills.
Nation Business: Sh200m for aflatoxin battle in counties
15 Oct 2019 - The State will spend Sh200 million on aflasafe, which is used in control of aflatoxin, for distribution to the worst-hit counties, Agriculture Cabinet secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri has said.
Nation Business: Polish airline launches weekly Mombasa flights
15 Oct 2019 - A Polish charter airline will be flying weekly to Mombasa as it moves to cash in on the festive season.
Nation Business: Tea hits highest price in four months at the Mombasa auction
15 Oct 2019 - The price of tea at the Mombasa auction continues to rise with last week marking the highest value in the last four months.
Nation Business: Bank cards use grows 25pc in eight months
14 Oct 2019 - Bank debit and credit card transactions hit Sh399 billion between January and August, representing a 25 percent upward swing.
Nation Business: Suppliers of Uchumi reject debt proposal
14 Oct 2019 - In May, it was agreed suppliers take a 70 percent cut on Sh3.6 billion arrears.
Nation Business: Exports to EAC bloc rise to Sh77bn
14 Oct 2019 - The value of Kenya’s exports to key East African Community’s markets hit a three-year high in first eight months of 2019.
Nation Business: Mobile money at centre of Safaricom’s success story
12 Oct 2019 - Mobile-money services have boosted the economic status of women.
Nation Business: Report: Lack of certified seeds hampers sorghum growing
11 Oct 2019 - Local researchers had developed a total of 39 varieties by 2017.
Nation Business: New farming method brings cheer and cash
11 Oct 2019 - Food and Agriculture Organisation, the European Union and a local NGO advice farmers to abandon the disc plough in order to revive soil fertility
Nation Business: VET ON CALL:Of magical milk jab and other fairy tales
11 Oct 2019 - Farmer thought he was being conned because the vet also runs a butchery in Murang’a
Nation Business: Raid paved way for a cabbage venture
11 Oct 2019 - A night of terror in a village in 2009 made a pastoralist change his mind for good. Lesiyampe is now a leading supplier of vegetables to schools
Nation Business: AGRONOMIST NOTEBOOK: Hygiene is a must for high carrot yields Agronomist carrot
11 Oct 2019 - The larval stage of the grey night-flying moth is frequently noticed when damage has already occurred
Nation Business: KeNHA on spot over Sh800m China-made footbridges delay
10 Oct 2019 - Officials go mute, throwing safety project along Thika highway in limbo.
Nation Business: Likoni ferry tragedy affects operations at Mombasa port
10 Oct 2019 - At least eight vessels have been kept waiting to dock.
Nation Business: Real estate sector performance dropped, report reveals
10 Oct 2019 - The slump is attributed to delays in the processing of construction permits by some counties.
Nation Business: Wealth of State officers to be made public: Bill
09 Oct 2019 - Proposed law seeks to remove hurdles that stop citizens from obtaining the records of politicians and top civil servants
Nation Business: KTDA pays second best tea price as Sri Lanka leads
06 Oct 2019 - The Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) had the second best price in the world market.
Nation Business: Shilling gets boost against the dollar on remittances
06 Oct 2019 - Commercial banks quoted the shilling at an average of 103.80 in afternoon trading on Friday.
Nation Business: Nock plans to lease out extra space
06 Oct 2019 - National Oil (Nock) has invited private partners to lease open spaces and buildings within its petrol stations.
Nation Business: Jobs portal BrighterMonday unveils tool for employers
06 Oct 2019 - BrighterMonday has introduced a new product dubbed ‘Best Match’ to cater to organisations with limited access to talent.
Nation Business: Low awareness hurts travel cover earnings
06 Oct 2019 - AKI has blamed the low uptake of travel insurance cover in Kenya on a lack of awareness.
Nation Business: Banks register slower growth in first half of 2019, report reveals
05 Oct 2019 - Deposits growth was 8.6 per cent slower than 10 per cent recorded in the first half of 2018.
Nation Business: Firm finds ‘gold’ in sisal waste
04 Oct 2019 - Kilifi Plantation Ltd farm manager Francis Lorot Emurai says using sisal waste fertiliser to grow vegetables and fruits in the farm started in November 2018.
Nation Business: Meet the queen of banana flour cakes
04 Oct 2019 - The unga is readily available and affordable while food made from it contains many important elements and is easily digested. Pages