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Kenya Will Soon Have Five Cities, Will your Town Be Among Them?
nairobi-city
Kenya will soon have two more capital cities bring the number to five after Nairobi, Kisumu and Mombasa after the cabinet on ...

Equities Close the Week in the Red, How Will Next Week Be?
umeme
Equities closed the week on a low note, with the benchmarks diverting day on day on 119 percent higher turnover. Safaricom Ltd ...

Three Basic Rules to Achieving Financial Freedom

Susan had done everything right - or so she thought. She had an honours degree, a good job, a reasonable enough husband ...

CBK’s T-bills undersubscribed at 53.1pc raising  Ksh12.7Bn
fixed-income-investments
Central Bank of Kenya (CBK)  Treasury bills auction on Thursday was undersubscribed at 53.1 percent from 41.2 percent last week ...

Kenya’s GDP growth slows to 5.0 percent in Q2 of 2017
Kenya’s Private Sector on a Recovery Path in Medium Term -PMI
Kenya's economy expanded by 5.0 percent in the second quarter compared with 6.3 percent in the same period in 2016 ...

Kenya’s inflation drops to 7.06pc in September due to drop in food prices

The country’s  inflation has dropped to 7.06 percent year-on-year in September, from 8.04 percent in August due to a fall ...

Challenges Entrepreneurs Face in the Valuation of their Businesses

I listened to one of the episodes in Season 2 of the Lion’s Den, Kenya’s own edition of ‘Shark Tank’ that airs ...

Diversity is our Strength, Not Our Weakness

There are different definitions of diversity. The basic definition is that it is the condition of having or being composed of different ...

Kenyan Shilling Weakens Further; Are Politics to Blame?

The Kenyan shilling has maintained its weakened trend even as the political temperatures in the country continue to rise. Against the US ...

Bidco Adds to its Portfolio a 2 Billion Shilling Detergent Factory

Bidco Africa has commissioned a new 2 billion shilling washing powder plant at its manufacturing base in Thika in a move to ...