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2 days ago, 10:37
@TheEastAfrican - By: Rose Mirembe
East Africa hit by rise in petrol prices

Motorists in the region will have to dig deeper into their pockets to pay for petrol, diesel and kerosene. ...

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2 days ago, 12:09
@StandardMedia - By: Reuters
Kenya's Ascent Capital looks to raise Sh12.2 billion($120m) for second fund

Ascent raised $80 million in its first round four years ago, which it invested in a range of companies in Ethiopia, Uganda and Kenya. ...

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2 days ago, 12:09
@StandardMedia - By: Reuters
Nearly half of Tanzania's banks vulnerable to financial shocks - IMF

Nearly half of Tanzania’s 45 banks are vulnerable to adverse shocks and risk insolvency in the event of a global financial crisis, IMF has said. ...

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2 days ago, 11:38
@StandardMedia - By: Reuters
Fastjet has only enough cash to fly for one week

The airline had planned for additional funds and equity refinancing in November to raise its capital base by at least $40 million. ...

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2 days ago, 12:29
@StandardMedia - By: Reuters
South Africa's Absa bank aims to lift lagging return on equity by 2021

South African lender Absa Group set out new targets to raise its return on equity (RoE) by around 4 percent by 2021. ...

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1 day ago, 11:18
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
Nigeria cabinet okays 2019 budget to be sent to parliament | Africanews

A special meeting of cabinet was held on Friday for the purpose of ensuring that it could be presented to the National Assembly for approval. ...

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2 days ago, 11:07
@StandardMedia - By: Reuters
EU governments agree to tougher stance on e-evidence

The move underlines the growing trend in Europe to rein in tech giants whether on the regulatory front or the antitrust front. ...

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2 days ago, 09:10
@BusinessDaily - By: John Mutua
UK tycoon seeks piece of Kenya's betting billions

BetLion has sought a license to open shop in Kenya ...

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2 days ago, 07:50
@BusinessDaily - By: Brian Ngugi
NIC Bank stock rises 32pc after news of merger

Before move the share had taken a beating at the market ...

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2 days ago, 00:00
@StandardMedia - By: Standard Reporter
Homes project to include traffic system

The Government has revealed plans to adopt modern vehicular traffic management systems as a key component in the 500,000 affordable homes programme. ...

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14 hours ago, 00:00
@StandardMedia - By: Renson Mnyamwezi
Ranchers accuse ministry of issuing land to mining firms

Conservationists warn of biodiversity loss as land is home to endemic plant and wildlife species. ...

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19 hours ago, 19:05
@BusinessDaily - By: Tasma Saka
LETTERS: Address failure rate at teacher training colleges

The mass failure of students at the various public teachers training colleges (TTCs) should be a concern to the education sector. ...

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19 hours ago, 19:01
@BusinessDaily - By: Editorial
EDITORIAL: Power plan laudable

While the government’s plan to connect all Kenyans to electricity is laudable, it must be done with due attention to the beneficiaries’ economic ability to pay. ...

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19 hours ago, 18:46
@BusinessDaily - By: Anzetse Were
WERE: Forcing tax on informal business bad policy idea

Slapping new expenses on businesses that are barely staying afloat is insensitive and imprudent and will engender resistance. ...

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18 hours ago, 19:25
@BusinessDaily - By: Geoffrey Irungu
Rotich pushes for bank mergers

Kenyan commercial banks should seek consolidation opportunities to strengthen and take advantage of business opportunities across the African continent, Treasury secretary Henry Rotich said last ...

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19 hours ago, 19:05
@BusinessDaily - By: Collins Odote
ODOTE: Celebrating a global environmental icon

Two weeks ago, the country hosted a high profile global environmental conference on the Blue Economy. ...

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19 hours ago, 18:48
@BusinessDaily - By: Carol Musyoka
MUSYOKA: Consult to avoid big bang change catastrophe

In 1843, Daniel M’Naghten tried to kill Sir Robert Peel, England’s Prime Minister at the time. ...

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19 hours ago, 18:42
@BusinessDaily - By: Joe Otin
OTIN: Hire customer service agents that possess emotional

When research works perfectly it acts like a crystal ball that lays your future out in front of you, giving insight into what pitfalls to avoid and the opportunities to seize. ...

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19 hours ago, 19:05
@BusinessDaily - By: Michael O’brien-o ...
ONYEKA: How Kenya can leapfrog its blue economy plans

The blue economy conference recently held in Nairobi ended on a high note but the momentum of implementing agreed concepts should not lose steam. ...

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18 hours ago, 19:27
@BusinessDaily - By: Gerald Andae
Retailers keep sugar prices up

Consumer sugar prices remain high in retail shops despite sufficient supply and a decline in factory costs in September. ...

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