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Aeromexico suspends Boeing 737 MAX plane

Aeromexico said on Monday it had suspended the operation of its six Boeing 737 MAX 8 planes until it had clear information about the into the crash

Sonko waives building approval fees for affordable housing projects in Nairobi

Sonko said the move by his administration will pave way for the national and county governments to kick off the affordable housing project that targets to construct 200,000 houses in Nairobi./FILE...

Raila wades into crisis in the sugar sector

Currently, almost all mills are in a deplorable state and lack modern equipment.

Normal jet fuel supply resumes at Kenya’s main airports

Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Normalcy in supply of jet fuel has resumed at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA), Nairobi, following last week’s...

Safaricom customers to pay for AliExpress goods via Lipa na M-Pesa

Safaricom Chief Customer Officer Sylvia Mulinge says the new partnership with AliExpress will not affect the telco’s Masoko e-commerce platform. NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 12 – Ali Express customers...

Banks hit back at MPs on large cash transfers

Parliament has sought to reverse the measures meant to fight money laundering, terrorism

Safaricom secures M-Pesa payments deal on Aliexpress.com

A phone showing the M-Pesa Menu. FILE PHOTO | DIANA NGILA | NMG  Safaricom #ticker:SCOM said on Tuesday it had secured a deal to use its M-Pesa mobile payment service for online shopping...

SBM Bank opens Gikomba, Eastleigh branches where Sh2b changes hands daily

Eastleigh continues to attract investment with the number of shopping malls growing from 24 in 2013 to over 59 malls this year. NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 12 – SBM Bank has opened two branches in...

Siaya County finance executive out, cites frustration

Governor says CEC opted to resign rather than face financial accountability queries that had been raised in his docket.

CBK wants 2 weeks to comply with MPs demands on cash withdrawal regulations

The CBK Governor said he was working with the Committee on Delegated Legislation so that he can comply provisions with of the Statutory Instrument Act NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 12 – Central Bank of...

Just how did Kittony perform as KNCCI boss?

Just how did Kittony perform as KNCCI boss?

Courts that help mint millions for Judiciary coffers

The Milimani Law Court and Milimani Criminal Court collected a total of Sh450 million in fines and fees

Kenyans defy rising energy costs to use more fuel, power

Higher consumption played part in growing revenues for Kenya Power which grew 21 per cent to Sh56.9 billion over the six months

Lowering age limit of used cars is counterproductive

Lowering age limit of used cars is counterproductive

US says 737 MAX safe to fly, order design changes

This picture taken on March 11, 2019, shows debris of the crashed airplane of Ethiopia Airlines, near Bishoftu, a town some 60 kilometres southeast of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. PHOTO | AFP  ...

Silicon Valley could have 5,000 new millionaires after this year’s tech IPOs

Silicon Valley could have 5,000 new millionaires after this year's tech IPOs

Fire razes stalls at Nairobi’s Toi market

A past picture of Kibera's Toi Market in 2013. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Traders are counting losses after a fire razed down stalls at Toi market in Kibera, about seven kilometres from...

Boeing’s Sh5.5tr rally put to test after Ethiopia crash

China has asked domestic airlines to temporarily ground the jets as Ethiopian Airlines also says it will halt their use until further notice.

Barclays warns of falling margins

Barclays Bank of Kenya (BBK) chief executive Jeremy Awori. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Barclays Bank of Kenya (BBK) #ticker:BBK chief executive Jeremy Awori warned on Monday that falling margins...

African pharma tycoon falls from grace as Aspen plunges

African pharma tycoon falls from grace as Aspen plunges

Legal battle for e-Citizen portal billions deepens

Justice Mary Kasango. FILE PHOTO | NMG  The High Court has rejected the plea by Webmasters Kenya to be excluded from a lawsuit involving the fight for control of revenue from e-Citizen...

Absa to pay higher dividend despite drop in earnings

South Africa's Absa to pay higher dividend despite FY earnings drop

Kenyan startup bags global award for innovation

Participants at a Kuza Biashara training are awarded certificates. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Kenyan startup Kuza Biashara has beaten contenders at the World Summit Awards (WSA) to bag top prize...

Data costs put users offline

New study shows a third of Kenyans not active online despite having access to the Internet.

I never knew seed farming is this rewarding

Paul Njiru at his Kamiu Horticultural Nurseries in Embu County. PHOTO | COURTESY  Paul Njiru, 36, runs a 26 acre farm, with an estimated 120,000 seedlings of various fruit plants and...

MP cautioned against increasing taxes in new budget

The raft of revenue financing measures, noted the PBO, have increased the general tax burden in the country.

Bright future for ambitious horticulture farmer

John Kibet Cheres at his farm in Mosoriot, Nandi County. PHOTO | DENNIS LUBAGA  Jacob Kibet Cheres dropped his ambition of pursuing engineering course after completing his Kenya...

State mulls Sh86b write-off for five ailing sugar factories

Baraka Karama and Dickens Wasonga @PeopleDailyKe The government plans to write off Sh85.5 billion debt owed by five State-owned sugar companies in readiness for privatisation of the firms as it...

Tough options for banks that refused to lend to Wanjiku

Their profits have mainly come from balance sheet reorganisations around costs where thousands of staff were sent on early retirement

Losing Uchumi job led me to lucrative French beans

Jeremy Musila spraying his French beans at his Kitengela farm. PHOTO | QUEEN MUNGUTI  Jeremy Musila was among the employees retrenched by Uchumi Supermarkets in January 2016. However,...
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Maraga warns firm could lose court construction deal

A company that was contracted by the Judiciary to construct a High Court in Maralal town, Samburu county, has been directed to complete...

TZ denies blocking IMF report : The Standard

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