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Shilling Remains Stable Against Dollar Over the Week
The Shilling Dollar Turnover Kenya Shilling
During the week, the Kenya Shilling remained stable against the US dollar, remaining unchanged at 100.8 shillings from the previous week. ...

T-Bill Yields Continues to Decline Due to Increased Demand on High Subscription Rates
T-Bill
T-bills were oversubscribed during the week with the overall subscription rate coming in at 218.9 percent up from 146.0 percent, ...

Kenyan Households Feel the Pinch as Sugar Prices Rise
Sugar Prices
By Valerian Khakayi   Sugar price continues to rise following the ongoing crackdown of contraband sugar by the government in the country. ...

Secondary Turnover at the Stock Market Rejuvenates on Thursday
Shilling Secondary Turnover Gikomba Market
Secondary market turnover jumped to 2.95 billion shillings on Thursday’s session boosted by trades on the short-to-medium term space. Most participants are biased ...

First WhatsApp Banking in the World Launched in South Africa
WhatsApp Banking
Have you ever heard about WhatsApp banking? How is that even possible? How can someone transact via WhatsApp? In May 2018, WhatsApp ...

KenGen Seeks 5.7 Billion Shillings Fund its Renewable Power Project
kengen
KenGen Limited is accelerating its renewable power generation investment with a planned 45 megawatt (MW) solar power plant. The power generator is ...

Barclays Africa Group Changes Name to Absa Group Limited

Barclays Africa Group has changed its name to Absa Group Limited. The move comes after London-based Barclays PLC reduced its shareholding in ...

Global Agency Affirms Heritage Insurance Top Rating with a Stable Outlook

Global Credit Ratings has affirmed the national scale claims paying ability rating assigned to The Heritage Insurance Company Kenya Limited of AA-(KE), ...

Kenyans Paying 30 Million Shillings Daily to Run the SGR, is it Worth It?
SGR
We all have heard about the Standard Gauge Railway, commonly known as the SGR. We all know about it because some of ...

Active Mortgages Dip As a Result of Interest Capping Rate
Nairobi City
The coming into force of the interest capping law has led to the dipping of active mortgages from 24,458 to 24,085, a ...






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