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AAR taps into new law on marine insurance with web portal - The Standard (press release);

AAR taps into new law on marine insurance with web portal - The Standard (press release)

The Standard (press release)AAR taps into new law on marine insurance with web portalThe Standard (press release)AAR Insurance has unveiled an online marine cargo insurance portal. The move is aimed at growing the firm's revenue from the lucrative segment that has been boosted by a Government directive issued last year that all goods coming into Kenya must be ...and more »

Nakumatt makes key appointments - K24 TV;

Nakumatt makes key appointments - K24 TV

Business DailyNakumatt makes key appointmentsK24 TVNakumatt Holdings has made appointments to key positions in a bid to beef up its management capacity as part of the corporate restructuring programme. The company is looking to spearhead operations in its marketing, information technology and risk ...Nakumatt announces executive shake-up in turnaround planBusiness Daily (press release) (blog)Nakumatt bolsters c-suit with former Tesco execCitizen TV (press release)Nakumatt hires three executives to boost performanceCapital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)all 5 news articles »

State to spend Sh1bn to increase water supply - Daily Nation;

State to spend Sh1bn to increase water supply - Daily Nation

Daily NationState to spend Sh1bn to increase water supplyDaily NationDevolution Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri (left) and Water Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa address journalists at Treasury House in Nairobi, on January 12, 2017, about the drought situation. Mr Kiunjuri said millions of Kenyans are facing starvation.Drought situation critical but not yet national disaster – GovtCapital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)Gov't sets aside Ksh 1.6B to address droughtCitizen TV (press release)Kiunjuri, Wamalwa, top civil servants set to resignZIPO.CO.KETUKO.CO.KEall 5 news articles »

Netflix Subscriber Growth Continues Unabated, As Margins Improve - Forbes;

Netflix Subscriber Growth Continues Unabated, As Margins Improve - Forbes

Los Angeles TimesNetflix Subscriber Growth Continues Unabated, As Margins ImproveForbesNetflix stock hit an all-time high one day before the earnings. The rally continued following the earnings announcement on January 18th, when the stock price rose by over 10%. The international subscriber base increased at a rapid pace once again ...Netflix's shrinking DVD service faces uncertain futureKXAN.comNetflix fueled by original programming, even as its costs hold earnings back, analysts sayMarketWatch4 New Must-See Quotes From Netflix, Inc. ManagementMotley FoolYahoo Finance -The Independent -The Cerbat Gem -Fox Businessall 482 news articles »

Agency seeks to shield CEOs from suit over adverts - Daily Nation;

Agency seeks to shield CEOs from suit over adverts - Daily Nation

Daily NationAgency seeks to shield CEOs from suit over advertsDaily NationThe Kenya Film Classification Board boss Ezekiel Mutua speaks before the Parliamentary Departmental Committee on Labour and Social Welfare on October 26, 2016. He has been accused by the Alcoholic Beverages Association of abuse of power. PHOTO ...Alcohol brewers clash with Ezekiel MutuaThe Standard (press release)all 2 news articles »

Ride The Tech Wave, Not The Trump Wave - Seeking Alpha

Ride The Tech Wave, Not The Trump WaveSeeking AlphaThoughts on new fiscal policies and the next wave of automation. Time to realign investments due to new economic forces. If Trump's economic policies are implemented, what market forces will be effected and what market forces are unstoppable?US investors see more automation, not jobs, under Trump administrationThe Standard (press release)all 2 news articles »

African Tech Start-ups Raised $129m In 2016 - Forbes;

African Tech Start-ups Raised $129m In 2016 - Forbes

ForbesAfrican Tech Start-ups Raised $129m In 2016ForbesMark Zuckerberg is shown the BRCK Education case by Erik Hersman (R) and Juliana Rotich (L) during the Facebook CEO's first visit to Africa last year. Tech start-ups in Africa raised $129-million in funding in 2016, according to a new report, which ...Number of African tech startups raising funding up by 17% in 2016CNBCAfrica.comKenya, SA, Nigeria dominate Africa's tech funding in 2016Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)Report: African tech startups receive funding boost in 2016VentureburnTechnology Zimbabweall 6 news articles »

Tanzania to build fifth international airport in Dodoma - Coastweek;

Tanzania to build fifth international airport in Dodoma - Coastweek

East Africa MonitorTanzania to build fifth international airport in DodomaCoastweekARUSHA, Tanzania (Xinhua) -- Tanzania plans to build the fifth international airport in Dodoma, the country's capital city, the prime minister said Monday. Kassim Majaliwa unveiled the plan when speaking at the official launch of the new route from Dar ...Tanzania's first-half 2016/17 tax revenues up 12.7 pctReuters AfricaTanzania: We have plenty of food, ministers tell publicEast Africa MonitorChina still leading in illegal blood Ivory trade from East AfricaeTurboNewsThe Heraldall 6 news articles »

Kenya Airways to export 30 tons of cut flowers to Australia - The Star, Kenya;

Kenya Airways to export 30 tons of cut flowers to Australia - The Star, Kenya

The Star, KenyaKenya Airways to export 30 tons of cut flowers to AustraliaThe Star, KenyaKenya Airways will work with Australia's largest airline Qantas Airways to export 30 tons of Kenyan cut flowers to the Asian-Pacific country every month. In a statement on Thursday, KQ said the new service was informed by a market research that ...Kenya Airways Cargo exporting Kenyan flowers to AustraliaThe Standard (press release)KQ enters deal to export flowers to AustraliaCitizen TV (press release)Kenya Airways reaches deal to export flowers to AustraliaNews Ghanaall 7 news articles »

Court dismisses application seeking to remove lawyers representing Imperial Bank directors - The Standard (press release);

Court dismisses application seeking to remove lawyers representing Imperial Bank directors - The Standard (press release)

The Standard (press release)Court dismisses application seeking to remove lawyers representing Imperial Bank directorsThe Standard (press release)NAIROBI, KENYA: The High court in Nairobi has dismissed an application by Kenya Deposit Insurance Corporation (KDIC) seeking the removal of two law firms from the Sh45 billion fraud cases.and more »

Kenya: Government Rolls Out Sh15 Billion Youth Internship and Upskill Project. - AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Government Rolls Out Sh15 Billion Youth Internship and Upskill Project.AllAfrica.comNairobi — The Government has unveiled an initiative to increase employment and expand skills for the youth in Kenya. The Kenya Youth Employment and Opportunity Project (KYEOP) will run for four years and is supported by a credit of Sh15 billion from ...and more »

Boy sells vegetables after failing to join form one due to lack of fees - The Standard (press release)

Boy sells vegetables after failing to join form one due to lack of feesThe Standard (press release)To assist Rilaba to raise the over Sh 53,000 needed as form one fees, contact his mother on 0719382995. PHOTO: COURTESY. Medicus Rilaba has resolved to selling vegetables after he failed to get fees to join Kakamega High School. The 15-year-old who ...and more »

Kenya will not import maize as shortage bites, CS Willy Bett - The Standard (press release);

Kenya will not import maize as shortage bites, CS Willy Bett - The Standard (press release)

The Standard (press release)Kenya will not import maize as shortage bites, CS Willy BettThe Standard (press release)Kenya is not planning to import maize in the next six months. This is despite serious shortage and famine that is threatening 23 counties. The situation has been worsened by the fact that short rains, during which additional maize is produced, failed ...and more »

Mining firm appeals to KRA over Sh1.8b unpaid tax refunds - The Standard (press release);

Mining firm appeals to KRA over Sh1.8b unpaid tax refunds - The Standard (press release)

The Standard (press release)Mining firm appeals to KRA over Sh1.8b unpaid tax refundsThe Standard (press release)Base Titanium External Affairs Manager Simon Wall (right) with journalists during a teleconference with Base Resources Managing Director Tim Carstens in Nairobi yesterday. [PHOTO: ELVIS OGINA]. Australian firm Base Resources is claiming more than ...and more »

Southern African maize munching pest is South American invader - experts - Business Insider;

Southern African maize munching pest is South American invader - experts - Business Insider

Business InsiderSouthern African maize munching pest is South American invader - expertsBusiness InsiderLUSAKA (Reuters) - A maize pest that has devastated crops in southern Africa is a South American species which is harder to detect and eradicate than its African counterpart, agriculture officials and experts said on Tuesday. The fall armyworm outbreak ...Alien armyworms invade corn in drought-hit southern AfricaNewsDayFall armyworm plague threatens prospects for bumper yieldChronicleArmyworm outbreak looms — ExpertThe Heraldall 6 news articles »

Kenya to export tea to Iran and Russia - Daily Nation;

Kenya to export tea to Iran and Russia - Daily Nation

Daily NationKenya to export tea to Iran and RussiaDaily NationKTDA national chairman Peter Kanyago speaks at Gathuthi Tea Factory in Nyeri on January 17, 2016 during an annual general meeting. He said the agency has found new markets in Iran and Russia for orthodox tea. PHOTO | IRENE MUGO | NATION MEDIA ...Ongoing drought takes a toll on tea production in the countryCitizen TV (press release)Nyeri tea farmers to show voters card to have their produce weighedNairobi News (satire) (press release) (blog)Kenya needs more factories to meet Orthodox tea demand in Russia, KTDACapital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)all 6 news articles »

IMF GDP forecast: Can we stop the India-China 'fastest growing economy' debate? - Firstpost;

IMF GDP forecast: Can we stop the India-China 'fastest growing economy' debate? - Firstpost

The Indian ExpressIMF GDP forecast: Can we stop the India-China 'fastest growing economy' debate?FirstpostNow, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has cut the GDP growth forecast of India for the current fiscal year to 6.6 percent from its previous estimate of 7.6 percent citing the "temporary negative consumption shock" of demonetisation announced by ...IMF boosts growth forecast for US, cites Trump impactTribune-ReviewNigeria: IMF Affirms Nigeria's Recovery From Recession, With 0.8 Percent Growth ForecastAllAfrica.comIMF slashes growth forecast for Saudi ArabiaThe NationalThe Standard (press release) -Hindustan Times -Business Standard -Belfast Telegraphall 203 news articles »

'Exciting discovery' for Tullow as oil found at well in northern Kenya - Irish Independent;

'Exciting discovery' for Tullow as oil found at well in northern Kenya - Irish Independent

Irish Independent'Exciting discovery' for Tullow as oil found at well in northern KenyaIrish IndependentTullow Oil has announced that its exploration in Kenya has resulted in an oil discovery. Share. Email. Go To. Comments. The Erut-1 exploration well - drilled in Northern Kenya - discovered a gross oil interval of 55m with 25m of net oil pay. The ...Tullow discovers more oil in TurkanaThe Standard (press release)Tullow reports oil discovery in northern KenyaIrish TimesTullow Oil plans more drilling in KenyaUPI.comProactive Investors UK -Scottish Daily Record -DailyQuint -DIGITALLOOKall 13 news articles »