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Sub-Saharan GDP Growth Rate To Stagnate at 2.60% As Ethiopia Overtakes Kenya

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has projected that the total GDP growth of the Sub-saharan region will remain unchanged at 2.60 ...

Kenya’s GDP Records 5.8 Percent Growth in 2016
Africa Economy
By Amina Faki According to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), the economy has experienced a relatively conducive environment for growth during ...

Government Ahead of Its Domestic Borrowing; Are We Thriving on the Wheels of Debts?
Debts
The Government of Kenya is ahead of its domestic borrowing for the current fiscal year having borrowed 235.2 billion shillings against ...

The Shilling Appreciates as Inflationary Pressures to continue Mounting
kenyan shilling against us dollar
The Kenya Shilling appreciated last week gaining marginally by 13 bps against the dollar to close the week at 103.6 shillings ...

Economy in Focus: The Macro Economic Performance For Kenya in 2016

According to International Monetary Fund, (IMF) the Kenyan economy was projected to grow by 6.0 percent in 2016, up from 5....

Kenyan Manufacturing Sector Slows in Second Quarter

The level of activity in the manufacturing sector in Kenya has remained largely subdued and is estimated to have expanded by 3....

Kenya’s economic risk outlook for 2012

Although the Kenyan economy will be adversely affected by the subdued outlook for European demand, we believe that brighter prospects in regional ...