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R.E.A. Trading acquires 94.62% of REA Vipingo plantations
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R.E.A. Trading Limited has received acceptances from shareholders of REA Vipingo Plantations Limited that take its ownership of the sisal ...

Central Bank of Kenya rate hike spells worry for investors
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Central Bank Rate Hike Spells Worry for Already High Lending Rates The NSE All Share Index increased by 0.18% to 162....

Increased US Dollar demand weakens Kenyan Shilling
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Money Markets Prime Rates Secondary Market: Trading in the secondary market improved during Monday's trading session. Bond turnover rose to KES 622....

Cooperative Bank market value jumps ahead of Standard Chartered.
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The equities segment maintained the previous day’s pattern, with the NSE-20 share index gaining 0.22% to 4784.07 points and the ...

Airtel connects more schools to the internet for free
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Airtel has this week connected seven schools in Mombasa and Central regions as part of its efforts to support Kenya’s education system ...

Intel announces support for support for iHub Research
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Intel announces a collaboration with iHub Research, the first User Experience lab in sub-Saharan Africa, to support rapid product innovation Intel Corporation has ...

BAT Kenya declines by 8.28 percent to emerge top loser
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Kenyan Stock Market The NSE 20 and NASI index declined by 16.71 points and 0.01 points respectively to close at ...

The EastAfrican E Paper App: killing many birds with one app
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What’s in an app? Not many would ask that question these days. Our world has become increasingly digitalized. Mobile devices have become ...

Nomination of new CBK governor eases pressure on shilling
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Dismal Results on Banks and Lack of a Share Trigger Spurns NSE The equities segment yet again retreated with the NSE-20 share ...

CFC Stanbic declines by 7.14 percent to emerge top loser
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Kenyan Stock Market The NSE 20 and NASI index declined by 26.16 points and 0.02 points respectively to close at ...