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Rate cap has led to decline of loan applications and disbursements – KBA

Capping of interest rates at 4 percent above the Central Bank Rate (CBR) has not led to the intended objectives says the ...

The Kenyan economy is taking a hit – President Uhuru concerned

President Uhuru Kenyatta has raised concern over the current political stalemate in the country saying it is affecting the economy. “Things are ...

Online platform launched to promote trade and ease of doing business

Kenya’s initiative to promote the buy Kenya build Kenya has been given a boost with the launch of online trade portal aimed ...

KenGen Posts Ksh 9.1 Billion Shillings in Profits After Tax

Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) has posted a pretax profit of Ksh 11.53 billion in its Financial Year to end June. ...

Jumia Travel Revives Business in Sudan Following Uplifting of Sanctions by the US

Jumia Travel, an online hotel portal which enlists more than 30,000 hotels across the continent is set to revive its business in ...

Kenya To Have 3 Million More Electricity Customers by 2020
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Kenya is set to have three million more customers added to the national grid by the year 2020 according to the report ...

Is Urban Agriculture the Future of Urban Food Security?

Food is recognized as a basic human right in the Kenyan constitution. The lack of or inadequate food consumption has serious implications ...

Kenyans to Benefit from Additional NHIF Accredited Facilities

Kenyans are set to benefit more from National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) services after it added a total of 204 public, private ...

It cost us Ksh 100Mn to repair a burned kilometer road -KeNHA

The Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA)  says it cost them Ksh 100 Million to repair a kilometer of a destroyed tarmac road. ...

Operational inefficiency in Kenya insurance sector need to be capped – Cytonn

Concerns have been raised over rising levels of inefficiency in the operations in Kenya’s insurance sector which has adversely affected their growth. ...