British security printing firm De La Rue International will retain the Sh10 billion-a-year tender to print Kenya’s new-look currency after the Court of Appeal reversed High Court decision that nullified ..
Kenya’s most popular food community partners with one of the world’s largest mobile identity and communication platforms to enable faster user registration and onboarding. EatOut has partnered with Truecaller to make ..
The new era of demolitions of illegal structures started by demolitions of some structures in Kibera that were said to have occupied road reserves. Kenyans went frenzy over the demolitions, asking the government ..
In the tech world, at any given time there is always a buzzword that marketers use to market already existing technology. For example, when guys wanted to market data, they branded it Big Data, when they ..
Kenya Airways has called on US investors and the Kenyan business community to take advantage of the non-stop flights to New York that will link Africa, the United States and the rest of the world. The inaugural ..
Contending with Informal Markets in Africa by Ben Leo, CEO of Fraym Anyone who aims to maximize their business opportunities in Africa will have to capture the informal trade. Even in nations like South ..
MultiChoice Africa has announced two high-profile executive appointments with two East Africans taking up senior leadership positions within the business. These key appointments will further strengthen ..
Craft Silicon limited, a 360 degree financial solution provider in banking software, micro finance software, mobile and switch solution in the global market through its foundation has expanded its free ..
Ever since Safaricom introduced MPESA in 2007, the biggest headache it has had is people performing MPESA transactions at MPESA agents’ shops without producing National IDs. This headache increases ..
Sony Corporation has registered historically high consolidated operating income of US$6.6 billion (¥734.9 billion) in fiscal year 2017, a 2.5-fold increase after over two decades. The company’s consolidated ..
Majid Al Futtaim, locally operating as Carrefour has signed a deal with the management of Village Market that will see the opening of the first Carrefour Market in Kenya, by the end of the year. A Carrefour ..
The Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) freight service will engage a private firm to streamline the transportation of empty containers from the Inland Container Depot in Embakasi, Nairobi to Mombasa. The cost ..
Mobius, the first Kenyan vehicle manufacturer has received a Sh500 million ($5 million) loan from the US government’s development finance institution Overseas Private Investment Corporation (Opic) to set up a new factory. ..
Asset manager Cytonn Investments is on set to start building its RiverRun estate, a Sh15 billion mixed-use development in Kiambu County. Funding of the project is through a mix of pre-payments from buyers ..
As someone who has been using PayPal for almost ten years now, the announcement this morning that Safaricom has made a deal with Paypal and TransferTo to enable movement of funds between M-PESA and PayPal ..
What’s your limit for Mshwari loans? Let’s assume it is 10,000. Now, for the next 12 months, I want you to be borrowing the Kshs 10,000 each month as you repay. Each month, you will be paying ..
Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) which is Kenya’s largest privately owned bank, has officially started its banking operations in Rwanda following the successful acquisition of Crane Bank Rwanda Ltd, now re-launched ..
Barclays Bank of Kenya this morning launched a mobile loan platform meant to serve hustlers on Safaricom network. The launch that was done by Barclays Bank MD Mr. Jeremy Awori and graced by Craft Silicon ..
Majid Al Futtaim, the exclusive holder of French retailer Carrefour’s franchise in Kenya, last year recorded Sh8.2 billion in sales from its local business riding on accelerated expansion of the supermarket ..
Filing of 2017 tax returns, which started on January 1 this year and runs up to June 30, enters the third month in a week’s time setting the stage for a possible pile up of fillings.That said, The Kenya ..
Over the years I have argued that as a country we have to prioritize our local companies and especially start-ups. And there are a number of reports out there that shows how important the small and home-grown ..
The Nairobi skyline is set to change with the addition of a 44-floor residential tower. Czech Republic-based private equity real estate developer, Lordship Africa, is on Tuesday set to break ground for the tower ..