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[Kenya] Azuri and StarTimes ink deal to expand TV reach to off-grid customers
24-04-2018 | 08:37:00
Azuri Technologies, the first company to launch a complete pay-as-you-go solar TV package in Kenya, has announced a partnership with StarTimes to bring wider choice of content to its off-grid customers.
[Kenya] Vanguard entrepreneur catapults African jewellery to international stardom
23-04-2018 | 11:30:00
Entrepreneurs across Africa are using innovative design skills to create an international buzz.
Competition regulation takes hold in Africa
23-04-2018 | 11:26:00
The top ten economies by Gross Domestic Product in Africa all have active competition regulation, save for Angola and Nigeria but those countries are in the process of establishing completion law regimes, which are expected to be up and running soon.
Lipton partners with WE to support 80,000 female tea farmers in Kenya
23-04-2018 | 06:10:00
Global refreshment brand Lipton and charity organization WE have partnered to empower 80,000 women in tea farming communities across Kenya by providing them access to financial and business skills training.
[Column] Phyllis Wakiaga: How do we make Kenya manufacturing competitive?
20-04-2018 | 13:05:00
Kenya needs to be deliberate about creating an environment that genuinely encourages investments in competitive manufacturing.
[Kenya] Africa Data Centers opens new floor at Nairobi data centre facility
20-04-2018 | 08:04:00
Africa Data Centres,part of the pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, has today opened a new floor at East Africa Data Centre (EADC) in Nairobi, Kenya.
[Column] Caroline Ndungu: Women economic empowerment key to gender equality
20-04-2018 | 06:05:00
Much of the 20th Century has been characterized by the agitation for the promotion of equality and equity for women who for a long time have played at the periphery of society.
Kenya Power mulls partnership with Kenya Association of Manufacturers to lower industrial energy costs
19-04-2018 | 13:04:00
Kenya Power has renewed its commitment to partner with the Kenya Association of Manufacturers, KAM, to carry out regular energy audits among manufacturers to maximize production efficiency.
Kenya's mSurvey Secures $3.5m Series A Investment
19-04-2018 | 08:20:35
mSurvey, the mobile-first consumer feedback platform for businesses and consumers in Africa, today announces a Series A round of USD$3.5m.
Kenya assures UK investors of stable business environment
18-04-2018 | 06:57:42
Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta has assured UK investors that Kenya’s business environment is stable and conducive for investment.
KCB Group retains its position as the most attractive bank in Kenya, Cytonn Investments Report
17-04-2018 | 13:17:36
Cytonn Investments has released its 2017 Banking Sector Report, which ranks KCB Group as the most attractive bank in Kenya, a position it has retained since 2015, supported by a strong franchise value and intrinsic value score.
[Kenya] Mobile commerce deals pass $10b mark
17-04-2018 | 09:09:34
The value of mobile commerce transactions in Kenya has passed the Ksh1 trillion ($10 billion) mark for the first time.
[Kenya] Government to launch low cost housing project as part of ‘Big Four’ agenda
16-04-2018 | 13:02:00
The Government is set to launch a low cost housing project that will see 30,000 houses constructed in Nairobi’s Eastlands area, as the ‘Big Four’ agenda takes shape.
Diamond Trust Bank partners with WorldRemit to launch instant money transfers to Kenya
13-04-2018 | 13:04:00
Global digital money transfer service WorldRemit has joined forces with Diamond Trust Bank Kenya Limited (DTB) to further expand money transfer in the region.
Diamond Trust Bank partners with WorldRemit to launch instant money transfers to Kenya
13-04-2018 | 13:04:00
Global digital money transfer service WorldRemit has joined forces with Diamond Trust Bank Kenya Limited (DTB) to further expand money transfer in the region.
[Kenya] Safaricom’s voice market share declines as competitors gain
13-04-2018 | 13:00:00
Safaricom’s share of the mobile voice market and subscriptions dropped by 4.4 and 2.8 percentage points respectively in the three months to December 2017, according to data from the Communications Authority of Kenya, CA.
[Kenya] Safaricom’s voice market share declines as competitors gain
13-04-2018 | 13:00:00
Safaricom’s share of the mobile voice market and subscriptions dropped by 4.4 and 2.8 percentage points respectively in the three months to December 2017, according to data from the Communications Authority of Kenya, CA.
Poverty in Kenya declines significantly, but unlikely to be eradicated by 2030, World Bank Economic Update
13-04-2018 | 08:17:00
The proportion of Kenyans living on less than the international poverty line, $1.90 per day in 2011 PPP, has declined from 43.6 percent in 2005/06 to 35.6 percent in 2015/16, according to the 17th edition of the Kenya Economic Update.
[Kenya] MPESA awarded GSMA mobile money certification
13-04-2018 | 06:34:11
Safaricom’s M-PESA service has scored another feat after successfully passing the GSMA Mobile Money Certification, a global initiative that defines and promotes excellence in the provision of mobile money services.
[Kenya] MPESA awarded GSMA mobile money certification
13-04-2018 | 06:23:14
Safaricom’s M-PESA service has scored another feat after successfully passing the GSMA Mobile Money Certification, a global initiative that defines and promotes excellence in the provision of mobile money services.
[Kenya] Britam launches unit-linked investment product
11-04-2018 | 13:32:00
Britam has launched a unit-linked investment product which offers customers the opportunity to earn high returns while providing them with life insurance protection cover.
Kenya economic growth to rebound by 5.5 per cent in 2018 up from 4.8 per cent in 2017, World Bank
11-04-2018 | 12:03:00
Kenya’s GDP growth is projected to recover to 5.5% in 2018 up from an estimated 4.8% in 2017. Over the medium term, economic activity is expected to gain momentum, steadily rising to 6.1% by 2020.
Kenyan agriculture entrepreneurs set eyes on Netherlands for innovative agribusiness practices
11-04-2018 | 06:08:28
Changemaker International and Capacity Africa have organized a trade mission for Kenyan agribusiness stakeholders to Netherlands to study innovative food production systems and agricultural export models.
Andersen Tax launches in Kenya following deal with Nexus Business Advisory Limited
10-04-2018 | 14:00:00
International tax and legal company Andersen Global has announced the debut of the Andersen name in Kenya as Nexus Business Advisory Limited, a tax and business advisory firm based in Nairobi, becomes a full member firm of Andersen Global.
Technoserve’s Mom and Pop Shop projects return up to 41 per cent profit for owners in Nigeria and Kenya
10-04-2018 | 10:44:17
Nonprofit organization TechnoServe has announced the results of the Mom and Pop Shops project, which reached nearly 1,000 owners and employees of micro-retail outlets over two years.
Liquid Telecom Kenya drives the rise of E-sports in Kenya and Africa
09-04-2018 | 13:08:20
Liquid Telecom Kenya, part of the pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, is delivering free ‘gamer-quality’ internet connection for the Pro Series Gaming tournament in Nairobi, which is offering East Africa’s largest gaming prizes yet of $10,000.
[Kenya] Safaricom partners with Paypal and Transferto to allow transfer of funds to and from MPESA
09-04-2018 | 09:20:00
Safaricom, PayPal and TransferTo have announced a collaboration on a new service that will allow movement of funds between M-PESA and PayPal accounts, a huge boost to international eCommerce.
Air France joins the KLM - Kenya Airways joint venture
06-04-2018 | 14:39:11
Air France has become part of the joint venture between KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and the Kenya Airways, a Skyteam partner that has been in existence since 1995
Father of Kenyan banking relives Equity Group’s three-decade journey
06-04-2018 | 14:38:00
Celebrated Kenyan banker, group managing director and chief executive of Equity Group Holdings Dr. James Mwangi has transformed the financial institution from a loss making building society in the early 1990s to a regional behemoth.
[Kenya] KenolKobil launches fuel management mobile app
06-04-2018 | 11:42:00
Oil marketer KenolKobil has launched a new fuel application, K-Wallet, an easy-to-use fuel management app that adds convenience to both individual and corporate customers.
South Africa, Kenya and Morocco drive Africa online retail sales, yStats.com report
06-04-2018 | 11:37:51
Online retail sales in Africa accounted for less than one per cent of the global total last year, even though some nations have already undergone a rapid growth period.
Kenya fishermen keep businesses afloat with cold chain technology
06-04-2018 | 07:45:00
Kenyan fishermen lose up to 25 per cent of their stock to poor storage which include the use of ice blocks which often melt during transit. To insulate themselves from further losses they are embracing innovative cold chains.
Kenya Airways signs up for WheelTug system to tame operational costs
05-04-2018 | 11:18:49
National carrier, Kenya Airways and WheelTug plc, the aircraft e-taxi innovator, have executed a slot agreement for the airline’s fleet of Boeing 737NG aircraft.
[Kenya] Oserian Flowers diversifies into real estate
05-04-2018 | 09:07:58
One of the largest Kenyan growers and exporters of flowers, Oserian Development Company Ltd, has embarked on a plan to diversify its commercial activities.
Kenya most improved in removing legal barriers against women, World Bank Group report
04-04-2018 | 06:31:35
Despite daunting challenges, several economies in Sub-Saharan Africa are making progress in enacting laws that promote equality between men and women, says the World Bank Group’s Women, Business and the Law 2018 report.
[Interview] Peter-John Woest, Sales Manager, CAD4Africa, South Africa
03-04-2018 | 12:56:00
Peter-John Woest is Sales Manager in the South African eCommerce site, CAD4Africa, a provider of design technology that is now expanding into Nigeria and Kenya.
[Kenya] KCB Foundation and GIZ graduate 350 trainees in Hydroponic Farming
03-04-2018 | 11:21:00
The Foundation and GIZ on Thursday graduated 350 program beneficiaries who have successfully completed a three-month training in the innovative Hydroponic Farming.
[Column] Nalin Jena: Making textbooks affordable and available for every student in Kenya
29-03-2018 | 09:12:43
Every January just before the start of the new school year, parents in Kenya and across Africa often face a huge headache: purchasing textbooks and school uniforms for the school year ahead.
France 24 becomes first international news outlet to launch a digital free-to-air English channel in Kenya
29-03-2018 | 06:21:49
France 24, a global media outlet, has launched in Kenya, become the first international news channel to be on a digital free-to-air platform in the country.
Sodexo Kenya targets employers with digital lunch scheme to boost staff productivity
29-03-2018 | 06:03:37
Over 60 companies across major Kenyan cities have embraced an innovative digital lunch scheme for their staff in a low cost arrangement hailed as pivotal in boosting staff productivity, retention and companies’ profitability.
Kenya cabinet approves Africa free trade treaty for ratification
28-03-2018 | 08:51:55
The Kenyan cabinet has approved the Africa Continental Free Trade (AfCFTA) treaty for ratification.
Siemens hands over industrial automation equipment to 13 engineering faculties across Africa to boost digitization skills
28-03-2018 | 06:52:00
The Fourth Industrial Revolution is having a disruptive effect on economies and the development of digital skills is vital.
[Kenya] Britam’s comprehensive income grows by to $19 million
27-03-2018 | 13:28:44
Britam Holdings Plc total comprehensive income grew by 143 % to Shs 1. 9 billion in 2017, up from Shs 784.7 million in 2016.
Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Gulf African Bank ink deal to boost women, youth and persons with disabilities owned SMEs
27-03-2018 | 06:16:01
Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Gulf African Bank (GAB) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with aimed at boosting economic inclusion, empowerment of women, youth and persons with disabilities owned SME’s.
[Kenya] Sidian Bank’s shareholders approve raising $15 million in additional share capital to fund growth
27-03-2018 | 05:56:52
Sidian Bank’s shareholders have approved the raising of additional share capital of, $15 million, Ksh. 1.5 billion via a rights issue.
[Kenya] Women industrialists map out ways to drive industrial growth
26-03-2018 | 13:18:00
Women industrialists have come together to map out ways in which they can drive industrial growth in the manufacturing sector.
[Kenya] Greenpact pushes the clean energy envelope with biogas and organic waste fertilizer
26-03-2018 | 09:30:00
Leroy Mwasaru a 20-year-old Kenyan runs Greenpact, a social enterprise creating biogas and fertilizer made from human and organic waste.
Kenya Power launches customer engagement programme to encourage round the clock economy
26-03-2018 | 07:07:00
Utility company Kenya Power has expressed its desire to enhance service delivery to large power consumers in a bid to promote the manufacturing sector and encourage a 24-hour economy.
CAD4Africa launches Nigeria and Kenya eCommerce sites
26-03-2018 | 07:00:00
CAD4Africa is South Africa's largest CAD (Computer Aided Design) software eCommerce site that is disrupting traditonal reseller model in CAD industry.
[Kenya] NIC Bank announces growth plan as it records 4 per cent dip in net profit
23-03-2018 | 11:07:07
NIC Group PLC is ready for its next phase of pace-setting growth and market leadership positioning after successfully concluding its three-year strategic plan.
Bitpesa, the holy grail of Africa’s cryptocurrency
23-03-2018 | 09:45:00
BitPesa, a cryptocurrency based money transfer platform in Africa has redefined buying and selling of frontier currencies in the continent.
[Column] Phyllis Wakiaga: Creating an inclusive economy for all
22-03-2018 | 10:30:00
The ability for industry to create an inclusive society is often obscured by narratives that center profits and markets or languages of GDP growth and trade statistics.
Risk to African manufacturing as operating robots in US set to become cheaper than wages in Kenya within 15 years, report
22-03-2018 | 06:04:55
Operating robots in US factories could become cheaper than hiring workers in Kenya by 2033, new research by the Overseas Development Institute has found.
[Kenya] GSMA opens regional office in Nairobi
21-03-2018 | 11:34:00
The GSMA, a body that represents the interests of mobile network operators worldwide, has opened new offices at the Delta Annexe, Westlands, Nairobi.
Kenya trains eyes on mid-level economic status with standard gauge railway
20-03-2018 | 09:00:00
Kenya’s Standard Gauge Railway, currently under construction, is the most expensive transport project the country has undertaken in recent times, opening up an efficient transport corridor to catalyze Kenya’s growth into 2030 and beyond.
National Nurses Association of Kenya partners with Nestlé Nutrition Institute to launch “The First 1000 Days Nurses’ Academy”
20-03-2018 | 05:57:00
The National Nurses Association of Kenya in partnership with Nestlé Nutrition Institute Africa have launched a training programme to equip pediatric and midwifery nurses with knowledge and skills in the ‘First 1000 Days’ of a child’s life.
Rwanda Innovation Fund project to receive $30 million loan from African Development Bank
20-03-2018 | 05:49:44
The Board of the African Development Bank Group has approved a loan of US $30 million to support the establishment of Rwanda Innovation Fund (RIF).
Opera unveils loans app in Kenya
16-03-2018 | 13:03:15
OPay, the FinTech company part of the Opera Group has launched OKash, the new stand-alone mobile app that provides users access to short-term loans at their fingertips.
[Kenya] Safaricom among 10 case studies of companies around the world offering employer- supported childcare
16-03-2018 | 08:42:00
Companies that offer childcare benefits for their employees stand to benefit from improved recruitment, retention, and productivity of workers, according to a report by IFC, a member of the World Bank Group.
I&M Burbidge Capital advises DFCU Bank on the sale of Crane Bank Rwanda
16-03-2018 | 06:11:55
Corporate finance advisory firm I&M Burbidge Capital has advised DFCU Bank in the sale of its majority stake in Crane Bank Rwanda.
IMF approves six month extension of the stand arrangement with Kenya
15-03-2018 | 13:04:53
The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund has approved Kenyan authorities’ request for a 6-month extension of the country’s Stand-By Arrangement to allow additional time to complete the outstanding reviews.
[Column] Ashok Shah: Capitalising on new insurance opportunities in East Africa
15-03-2018 | 12:01:00
Consolidation is taking place in the East African insurance market due to rising capital requirements and mergers with international firms that want to gain a foothold in the region. Ashok Shah, Group CEO of APA Apollo examines the opportunities this brings.
[Column] Phyllis Wakiaga: Innovation should be a primary focus for Kenya
14-03-2018 | 14:09:00
The capacity for innovation in industry is a key ingredient in the creation of a productive workforce, which in turn increases industry competitiveness.
Africa Oil buys 25.2 per cent equity interest in Impact Oil and Gas Limited
14-03-2018 | 10:22:00
Canadian oil and gas company Africa Oil Corp has completed the previously announced investment in Impact Oil and Gas Limited, a private UK company with exploration assets in South and West Africa.
Wefarm secures $5million seed funding to reach offline farmers and ease pressure on global food supply
14-03-2018 | 10:18:00
Wefarm, a farmer-to-farmer digital network currently in Kenya and Uganda has secured $5 million in additional seed funding, led by Silicon-Valley based True Ventures.
Kenya's latest Nielsen Consumer confidence report indicates decline
14-03-2018 | 09:25:00
Reality bites when it comes to Kenya’s latest Nielsen Consumer Confidence Index score (Quarter 4, 2017), which has dropped six points from the previous quarter to 94, the lowest level since the country was first measured in Quarter 4, 2013.
[Kenya] NIC Bank becomes first in East Africa to implement modern NCR interactive ATMs
14-03-2018 | 08:20:00
NIC Bank Kenya has partnered with NCR Corporation a global provider of omni-channel solutions, to launch NCR Interactive Teller, an innovative ATM-based technology.
Eastern Africa Grain Council Uganda launches nine new standards for staple foods in the region
14-03-2018 | 06:12:57
The Eastern Africa Grain Council, has launched the nine product standards for staple foods and two standards for sampling and test methods.
East African region records best economic performance in the continent, AfDB outlook
13-03-2018 | 13:00:14
The African Development Bank has expanded its flagship publication, the African Economic Outlook, with five regional reports.
[Kenya] Telkom unveils its mobile money platform
13-03-2018 | 07:43:21
Telkom has launched T-kash, a simple, mobile money platform on which subscribers use a one-time eight-digit code to withdraw cash from an agent or ATM as well as to buy goods and services.
Kenya Association of Manufacturers partners with Safaricom and BAT to digitize business processes
12-03-2018 | 10:36:00
Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) has partnered with Safaricom Limited and British American Tobacco Kenya (BAT Kenya) to promote sustainable economic growth through digitization of business processes.
[Kenya] Stanbic Holdings records $43 million pre tax profit on growth in non-interest revenue
09-03-2018 | 07:01:20
Stanbic Holdings Plc weathered a tough operating environment last year to post a 43 million, Sh4.3 billion, profit after tax according to the recently released 2017 full year financial results.
[Kenya] Truecaller opens Sub Saharan Africa office in Nairobi
02-03-2018 | 13:00:00
Over the past two years, Truecaller has become one of the fastest growing apps in Africa and has consistently been topping the App Store Charts across the continent.
N2Growth acquires interest in South African based Executive search firm, Landelahni Group
02-03-2018 | 10:30:00
N2Growth, a global leadership and talent advisory firm focusing on human and organizational performance has acquired a stake in the Landelahni Group.
[Column] Bob Koigi: Deepening regional trade and East African integration with one stop border posts
01-03-2018 | 13:07:00
Traders passing through East African border points have traditionally grappled with harrowing experiences, from bureaucratic procedures to harassment by custom officials.
Kenya, Uganda deepen trade ties with the Busia one stop border post
01-03-2018 | 12:45:00
Edna Mudibo, a Kenyan small scale trader in the border town of Busia who frequents Uganda,has found renewed drive to carry on with her business and has ended years of cat and mouse games with police officers and border officials.
[Kenya] Safaricom launches platinum proposition with eye on high end customers
28-02-2018 | 06:40:00
Integrated mobile network operator Safaricom has launched the Platinum proposition, which targets high value customers with value that matches their lifestyles.
Weber Shandwick opens Kenyan office to meet growing communication needs in Africa
27-02-2018 | 06:14:00
Weber Shandwick, a global communications and engagement firm has opened a fully owned office in Nairobi, Kenya, to meet growing demand from domestic and multinational companies for marketing and communications expertise in the region.
[Kenya] Safaricom partners with iflix to give customers two months of unlimited entertainment access
26-02-2018 | 12:50:00
Iflix, a global entertainment service for emerging markets has partnered with Safaricom to give the firms’ customers up to 60 days of unlimited access to iflix’s service with thousands of the world’s best TV shows, movies and more on every device they own.
Kenya's mSurvey to launch in Nigeria
26-02-2018 | 08:17:23
mSurvey, the mobile-first consumer experience platform, is expanding into Nigeria. The move comes as the Kenya-based company seeks to consolidate its position as Africa's leading technology-powered customer loyalty platform.
Kenya Airways launches flights to Mauritius
26-02-2018 | 06:17:06
Kenya Airways is now flying directly to Mauritius as part of its broad strategy to expand its footprint across Africa.
[Kenya] Oserian Flowers attracts Kenya's top comedian
22-02-2018 | 12:15:00
Kenya’s top comedian Daniel Ndambuki, aka Churchill, brought the giant flower producer Oserian to a standstill when he visited the farm in preparations to shoot his weekly comedy show Churchill Show.
East African Court of Justice dismisses appeal over member states signing EPA dispute
22-02-2018 | 11:45:00
The Appellate Division dismissed an Appeal filed by Castro Pius from Tanzania, whose application was seeking for an injunction to stop the Partner States which had not signed the European Partnership Agreement not to sign the same.
A.M. Best downgrades credit ratings of Kenya Reinsurance
22-02-2018 | 11:40:00
Credit rating agency A.M. Best has downgraded the financial strength rating to B, Fair, from B+, Good, and the Long-Term Issuer Rating to bb+ from bbb- of Kenya Reinsurance Corporation Limited, Kenya Re.
Intertek renews contract with Kenyan government for its export conformity to standards programme
20-02-2018 | 07:32:00
Intertek, a Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide, has extended its contract with the Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) to continue to manage its Pre-Export Verification of Conformity to Standards Programme.
[Kenya] Capital Markets Authority approves license for online foreign exchange broker
19-02-2018 | 12:08:00
The Board of the Capital Markets Authority has approved the grant of a license to Execution Point Limited to operate as a Non – Dealing Online Foreign Exchange Broker.
[Kenya] I&M Bank trains eyes on digital transformation with Fiorano Software
16-02-2018 | 11:21:28
Silicon Valley based digital solutions provider Fiorano Software has been selected by I&M Bank, Kenya to achieve digital transformation to reduce time-to-market while integrating its Finacle, Core Banking System.
Kenya gazettes new standards to eliminate lead paints
16-02-2018 | 06:45:59
The Kenyan government has gazetted compulsory standards to stop the production, import, export, use and sale of lead-containing paints in Kenya.
[Kenya] Farmers and vendors bolster earnings with agritech
15-02-2018 | 11:15:00
Agritech is transforming doing business among Kenyan farmers and vendors, CNN Marketplace Africa programme has learnt.
[Kenya] Private sector output growth accelerates to fastest in two years, Stanbic Bank Purchasing Managers' Index
15-02-2018 | 06:37:16
Operating conditions across the Kenyan private sector improved at a solid rate according to January survey data
Manufacturers cite priority areas to spark industrial growth in 2018
14-02-2018 | 10:20:00
Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) has launched the Manufacturing Priority Agenda (MPA) 2018 under the theme Sparking Kenya’s Industrial Transformation for Job Creation.
[Kenya] Online consumer trends offer new revenue streams for businesses, Mastercard Love Index
14-02-2018 | 08:47:00
The annual Mastercard Love Index indicates that Kenyans are turning to online retail outlets to purchase their Valentines gifts, with a 183 percent increase in the number of e-commerce transactions taking place from 2015 to 2017.
[Kenya] Safaricom launches Songa music streaming service for customers and artistes
13-02-2018 | 08:19:28
Kenya’s mobile network operator Safaricom has launched a new all-inclusive music streaming service offering a wide variety of music to consumers as well as an additional platform for artistes to sell their music.
[Kenya] Oserian courts sustainable practices to produce globally competitive flowers
13-02-2018 | 07:00:00
Oserian Development Corporation, one of the world’s largest exporters of fresh cut flowers, has come up with a raft of measures aimed at maintaining production over a long period of time without compromising on natural systems.
[Kenya] Mama Rocks breathes new life into food truck business
09-02-2018 | 08:15:00
Two sisters are sating demand for Africa’s cuisine among Nairobians from a food truck and earning from it.
Earth-i- Ltd space firm to support Kenya and Rwanda coffee farmers improve crop yield
09-02-2018 | 06:22:04
The UK Government has announced an innovative new project to help Kenyan and Rwandese coffee farmers improve crop quality and yield.
[Column] Bob Koigi: For a competitive floriculture sector think sustainability and innovation
08-02-2018 | 06:22:23
Weather changes coupled with a shift in preference by flower growers in farming technologies to sate market demands are seeing flower farms realign their operations.
doTERRA announces co-impact sourcing initiatives in Kenya, targets to create 5,000 farming jobs by 2020
07-02-2018 | 07:05:07
Global player in the in sourcing, testing, manufacturing, and distributing of essential oils doTERRA has unveiled its social impact and community building initiatives in Kenya.
Selina Wamucii lauds lift of ban on Kenya avocado exports
06-02-2018 | 10:15:00
Kenya based fresh produce exporter Selina Wamucii Ltd has hailed the directive by Kenya’s Agriculture and Food Authority (AFA) to lift a temporary ban on export of all Kenyan Fuerte and Hass avocado varieties over maturity issues.
DHL Global Forwarding appoints veterans to lead operations in Kenya and Nigeria
06-02-2018 | 09:56:00
DHL Global Forwarding, the leading provider of air, sea and road freight services has appointed Agnaldo Laice and Maureen Adibuah as Country Managers in Kenya and Nigeria respectively.