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Hackers take over global business and government in new wave of cyber attack - The Standard;

Hackers take over global business and government in new wave of cyber attack - The Standard

The Express TribuneHackers take over global business and government in new wave of cyber attackThe StandardNAIROBI, KENYA: The business of kidnapping computer data and asking for a ransom has never been too real and it is sparing nobody. On Wednesday an attack similar to one in May literally ground Ukraine government services, banks, state power utility ...Petya Ransomware: India Globally Seventh Worst-Affected by Cyber-Attacks, Says SymantecNDTVMystery of motive for a ransomware attack: Money, mayhem or a message?The Straits TimesFirms and governments assess cyber attack damageIndependent.ieHelp Net Security -NWAOnline -Xinhua -India Todayall 1,761 news articles »

Farmers dismiss Uhuru bailout plan for ailing sugar firms - Daily Nation;

Farmers dismiss Uhuru bailout plan for ailing sugar firms - Daily Nation

Daily NationFarmers dismiss Uhuru bailout plan for ailing sugar firmsDaily NationMumias Sugar requires close to Sh5 billion to be back to its normal operations. FILE PHOTO | NMG. In Summary. Farmers said a number of millers still face closure despite recent financial intervention. They said the only solution to the problems facing ...and more »

China's involvement in Africa larger than previously suggested: report - Xinhua;

China's involvement in Africa larger than previously suggested: report - Xinhua

XinhuaChina's involvement in Africa larger than previously suggested: reportXinhuaWorkers work on the Turbi-Moyale road in Kenya's northern county of Marsabit, March 5, 2016. The tarmacking of the 130km Turbi-Moyale road by a Chinese firm, which connects Kenya and Ethiopia, is poised to unlock economic opportunities in Kenya's ...Chinese firms boost presence in AfricaDeutsche WelleChinese firms operating in Africa hit 10000Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)Sino-Africa economic partnership paying offNews GhanaIT-Online -Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release) (registration) -Africa.com -Business Daily (press release) (blog)all 10 news articles »

Vivo market share up to equal KenolKobil - Business Daily (press release) (blog);

Vivo market share up to equal KenolKobil - Business Daily (press release) (blog)

Business Daily (press release) (blog)Vivo market share up to equal KenolKobilBusiness Daily (press release) (blog)Vivo Energy is the biggest winner in petroleum market share over the past three months, rising 2.6 per cent to tie with Kenol Kobil at 18.5 per cent as the big boys tightened stranglehold on the market. The just released second quarter 2017 report by ...and more »

Ex-head of Chase Bank charged with conspiracy to defraud - The Standard;

Ex-head of Chase Bank charged with conspiracy to defraud - The Standard

The StandardEx-head of Chase Bank charged with conspiracy to defraudThe StandardA court on Wednesday charged the ex-chairman of a Kenyan bank with conspiring to defraud depositors of 1.7 billion Kenyan shillings ($16 million), in a case that undermined confidence in the country's banking sector. Former Chase Bank chairman ...Former Chase Bank chairman charged with Sh1.7bn fraudKDRTVall 2 news articles »

The mounting debt at East Africa's top supermarket chains is souring a rising middle class narrative - Quartz;

The mounting debt at East Africa's top supermarket chains is souring a rising middle class narrative - Quartz

QuartzThe mounting debt at East Africa's top supermarket chains is souring a rising middle class narrativeQuartzKenya's leading supermarket, Nakumatt, is staring at possible shutdown after a delay in concluding a long-awaited $75 million cash injection from a strategic investor continues to sour its relations with suppliers. A piling debt has aggravated the ...Rail, energy give greatest multiplier effect on EAC economiesCapital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)all 2 news articles »

Cybertip.ca warns parents about Snapchat's new map feature - CBC.ca;

Cybertip.ca warns parents about Snapchat's new map feature - CBC.ca

CBC.caCybertip.ca warns parents about Snapchat's new map featureCBC.caA Canadian child protection group is warning parents about a new feature in a popular app that could allow predators to track teens. Cybertip.ca, a program run by the Canadian Centre for Child Protection, sent out a Cybertip alert on Tuesday about a ...Snapchat now allows exact location sharing. Should you freak out?Chicago TribuneWhy Snap Paid Over $200 Million for This Mapping TechnologyMadison.comSnapchat's new 'Snap Map' has Virginia law enforcement worriedWSETKOKH FOX25 -Business Insider -WSBT-TV -KFYR-TVall 188 news articles »

Dayton International Airport traffic numbers present a challenge for officials - Dayton Business Journal;

Dayton International Airport traffic numbers present a challenge for officials - Dayton Business Journal

Dayton Business JournalDayton International Airport traffic numbers present a challenge for officialsDayton Business JournalDayton International Airport continued an overall downward trend of traffic, in spite of the surge of two airlines. Statistics newly released by the airport show the traffic ticked slightly down in May compared with last year, down about 3 percent to ...Airlines oppose higher payouts for air travel hitchesBusiness Daily (press release) (blog)Passenger count up 7 percent in May over last year at Charleston airportCharleston Post Courierall 3 news articles »

Google fine: EU is not waging underhand trade war against ​​US tech firms - The Guardian;

Google fine: EU is not waging underhand trade war against ​​US tech firms - The Guardian

The GuardianGoogle fine: EU is not waging underhand trade war against ​​US tech firmsThe GuardianThe European commission has fined Google €2.4bn for abusing search engine dominance. Photograph: Walter Bieri/EPA. Google · Nils Pratley on finance. Google fine: EU is not waging underhand trade war against ​​US tech firms. Nils Pratley.Google faces years of EU oversight on top of record antitrust fineReutersGoogle hit with record 2.4 bn euro EU fineCapital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)Google's giant penalty: The internet reactsBBC NewsMarketWatch -CNBC -Financial Times -Washington Postall 530 news articles »

Waymo, Apple Deals Bolster Rental Firms for Ride-Sharing Age - Bloomberg;

Waymo, Apple Deals Bolster Rental Firms for Ride-Sharing Age - Bloomberg

BloombergWaymo, Apple Deals Bolster Rental Firms for Ride-Sharing AgeBloombergOld-school rental-car agencies may have a road map to prosper in the age of self-driving taxis after all. Avis Budget Group Inc. agreed to manage a fleet of 600 self-driving Chrysler minivans for Alphabet Inc.'s Waymo autonomous technology division.Car Rental Stocks Jump on Tech Partnerships (CAR, HTZ)InvestopediaCredit Suisse sees a place for Avis in driverless futureSeeking AlphaChecking the Overall Picture for Avis Budget Group, Inc. (CAR)StockNewsJournalBobit Business Media (press release) (blog) -Nasdaq -Barron's -Benzingaall 212 news articles »

No government bail-out for Nakumatt - Kenya Broadcasting Corporation;

No government bail-out for Nakumatt - Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Kenya Broadcasting CorporationNo government bail-out for NakumattKenya Broadcasting CorporationThe government is mulling over a proposal to set up a watchdog for Kenya's fledgling retail sector. Trade Principal Secretary Dr. Chris Kiptoo has told Channel One Business the regulatory body will be tasked with developing guidelines for players ...Why Nakumatt merits public bailoutDaily Nationall 3 news articles »

8 reasons to exhibit at Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa 2017 - IT News Africa;

8 reasons to exhibit at Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa 2017 - IT News Africa

IT News Africa8 reasons to exhibit at Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa 2017IT News AfricaThe Healthcare Innovation Summit will take place on 29 and 30 August at the Vodacom World in Midrand, Johannesburg. The highly anticipated 3rd edition of the Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa (#HISA2017), set to take place on 29 and 30 August at ...Johannesburg Conference to tackle Digital Transformation in HealthcareEIN News (press release)all 4 news articles »

Takata files for bankruptcy as air bag recalls bite - Belfast Telegraph;

Takata files for bankruptcy as air bag recalls bite - Belfast Telegraph

Belfast TelegraphTakata files for bankruptcy as air bag recalls biteBelfast TelegraphAir bag maker Takata has filed for bankruptcy protection in Japan and the US, overwhelmed by lawsuits and recall costs over defective air bag inflators linked to the deaths of at least 16 people. The Japanese company announced the move on Monday ...Takata files for bankruptcy in Japan, USPress HeraldJapan: Latest News, Videos and Photos | Times of IndiaTimes of Indiakss and takata reach agreement in principle regarding purchase of substantially all - Key Safety SystemsKey Safety SystemsCarscoopsall 576 news articles »

Paying the prize for rejecting scientific answer to food crisis - Daily Nation;

Paying the prize for rejecting scientific answer to food crisis - Daily Nation

Daily NationPaying the prize for rejecting scientific answer to food crisisDaily NationNyeri South Agricultural officer Ruffas Mwangi inspects fall armyworm infested maize crop at Karima in Nyeri county on June 8, 2017. PHOTO | JOSEPH KANYI | NATION MEDIA GROUP. In Summary. The fall armyworm feasted on crops in Uasin Gishu County ...Pests, diseases put North Rift's food basket status under threatKDRTVall 2 news articles »

Just like Uchumi, Nakumatt now chipping away piece by piece - The Standard;

Just like Uchumi, Nakumatt now chipping away piece by piece - The Standard

The StandardJust like Uchumi, Nakumatt now chipping away piece by pieceThe StandardFor a supermarket which prided in marketing itself as the only retailer that had everything on its shelves through the 'You need it, we've got it' slogan,' it's increasing empty shelves and disappearance of major brands such as Uniliver's has set it up ...Key retailers' woes bad for economyDaily Nationall 3 news articles »

The EU Made British Food Sexy. Will Brexit Bring Boring Back? - GOOD Magazine;

The EU Made British Food Sexy. Will Brexit Bring Boring Back? - GOOD Magazine

GOOD MagazineThe EU Made British Food Sexy. Will Brexit Bring Boring Back?GOOD MagazineA year after the divisive vote, the U.K. faces a decidely less delicious future. by Carla Passino. Share. June 23, 2017 at 13:00. Share on Facebook Click me! Share on Twitter Click me! Copy Link. Education and Technology: Microsoft Learning Tools is ...Faisal Islam on Twitter: "So No 10 said DUP-Conservative deal would be published "if and when" it is agreed... so I ...TwitterBritain says no EU exit deal unless future relationship taken into accountEyewitness Newsall 1,856 news articles »