Monday, September 25, 2017
Enterprise, Tech and Innovation

Enterprise, Tech and Innovation

City of London will not renew Uber’s operating licence

London stripped Uber on Friday of its licence to operate from the end of September in a huge blow to the taxi app that will affect more than 40,000 drivers in one of the...

Railway set to cut down cargo freight costs

Kenya recently approved freight tariffs for the standard gauge railway, as the government seeks to meet its target of transporting 40% of cargo from Mombasa port by rail. Kenya Railways Corporation (KPC) Managing Director, Atanas...

Decision on pipeline route could strain Kenya, Total relations

Differing views on the route the crude oil export pipeline from South Lokichar in northwestern Kenya to the Indian Ocean shoreline should take, could strain relations between the government, Total and other partners, an...

Tesla sets semi-truck debut for October 26

Tesla plans to unveil a heavy transport truck next month, in a further broadening of the product lineup for the electric vehicle maker. Chief executive Elon Musk made the announcement in a tweet late Wednesday,...

Apple unveils iPhone X, with no ‘home’ button

Apple on Tuesday rolled out its much-anticipated iPhone X, a redesigned product of glass and stainless steel with an edge-to-edge display that Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook called "the biggest leap forward since the...

Turkish Airlines profits in Africa, where others fear to fly

NAIROBI (Reuters) - When Turkish Airlines (THYAO.IS) opened a direct daily route to a war-ravaged African failed state plagued by Islamist militants, industry insiders were sceptical. Not anymore. “Somalia is one of our most profitable destinations...

What is Bitcoin? CNN Money

Bitcoin is a new currency that was created in 2009 by an unknown person using the alias Satoshi Nakamoto. Transactions are made with no middle men – meaning, no banks! There are no transaction...

Kenya Airways Gets Permit For Direct U.S. Flights

The United States government has granted Kenya Airways a permit to operate direct flights to America. According to an order issued by the Department of Transportation, the permit became effective on September 5. The Department of...

KLM goes for simpler service delivery via WhatsApp

KLM airline customers can now access services through WhatsApp, a tool that is part of efforts to improve service delivery. The company launched its official business account on Thursday. It will enable customers around the world...

DON’T PANIC Google has hidden a ‘panic mode’ in your smartphone and here’s why...

GOOGLE has secretly added a panic detection mode into Android phones. It will detect when malware or spyware masquerading as an app has been installed in a bid to KILL your device. The “panic mode” detects...