Friday, July 10, 2020

Kenya central bank to hold its next rate-setting meeting on Nov...

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya’s central bank Monetary Policy Committee will hold its next rate-setting meeting on Nov.23, it said on its website. At its last...

Tesla Model 3 announced: release set for 2017, price starts at...

After ten years of waiting, Tesla has revealed the Model 3, the vehicle that CEO Elon Musk hopes will take the electric car to...

Kenyan start-up wins Sh5m Visa prize

Kenyan technology start-up Mookh Africa has been awarded a Sh5 million prize in the Visa Everywhere Initiative Sub Saharan Africa competition. Besides the cash prize,...

Plastic bags debate hots up as assembly seeks total ban

Regional legislators on Thursday passed a Bill that will ban polythene shopping bags in the East African Community (EAC), adding fuel to a raging...

HOW KENYAN BILLIONAIRES ARE STASHING CASH ABROAD

Kenya’s super rich are stashing their money abroad and might move there in just under 10 years to safeguard the interests of their children...

France approves Sh28bn for Kenya’s infrastructure

Kenya has signed seven memorandums of understanding that will see the country receive up to 250 million euros (Sh28.8 billion). The agreements were signed after...

Chandarana foodplus apologises over ‘racist marketing strategy’

Shoppers at a supermarket in Mombasa./FILE Chandarana food-plus Supermarket has apologised after an email with racist marketing strategy went viral. The supermarket's latest promotion on free...

Kenya Airways named Africa’s leading airline for second time

Kenya Airways has been named Africa’s leading airline for the second time in a row at the annual World Travel Awards. KQ was also named...

Japan to grant Africa Sh1trillion for infrastructure

The PM also pledged to help initiate reforms in the United Nations Security Council. Japan has pledged Sh1 trillion ($10 billion) for infrastructure development in...

iPhone optimism blasts Apple stock to 2016 high

Apple's (AAPL.O) stock hit a 2016 high on Wednesday, with its market value peaking above $600 billion for the first time since April as...