Category: Business

M-SHWARI CELEBRATES 7 YEARS OF FINANCIAL INCLUSION IN EAST AFRICA

M-SHWARI CELEBRATES 7 YEARS OF FINANCIAL INCLUSION IN EAST AFRICA By Douglas Muriithi The service has since disbursed over 430 billion Kenya shillings among customer base of 31 million subscribers. As the mobile lending service M-Shwari celebrating its 7-year anniversary…

TUSKER MALT UNVEILS NEW LOOK

TUSKER MALT UNVEILS NEW LOOK By Wangechi Wahome Tusker Malt marked 23 years since it was launched in the Kenyan market by unveiling a new look bottle as a way of renewing its commitment to its consumers. The new bottle…

EAST AFRICA BREWERIES UNVEILS CORPORATE LOGO

EAST AFRICAN BREWERIES UNVEILS CORPORATE LOGO By Trudy Natabona East African Breweries Limited has moved its corporate offices to new space at the Garden City Business Park, adjacent to its old offices, and unveiled a fresh corporate logo. The ceremony…

QUESTWORKS WINS BEST CONSTRUCTION SECTOR AWARD

QUESTWORKS WINS BEST CONSTRUCTION SECTOR AWARD By African Times Special Correspondent Questworks Limited has been ranked the best construction company in the Top 100 SME Awards 2019, at position 10 overall, and the only company in the sector to make…

SANLAM GENERAL INSURANCE ROLLS OUT ROAD ASSISTANCE SERVICES

SANLAM GENERAL INSURANCE ROLLS OUT ROAD ASSISTANCE SERVICES By Wangeci Kariuki Sanlam General Insurance, a subsidiary of listed non-bank financial services provider Sanlam Kenya, has launched Sanlam Road Assistance, a comprehensive private motor insurance service geared towards improving the experience…

CHANGES TAKING PLACE WITHIN KENYA’S HAULAGE INDUSTRY

CHANGES TAKING PLACE WITHIN KENYA’S HAULAGE INDUSTRY By Kelvin Majanga(CNN Special Correspondent) CNN Eleni Giokos explores the changes taking place within Kenya’s haulage industry to streamline the process of transporting goods across the continent.   Infrastructure challenges can often lead…

POLICYMAKERS URGED TO EMBRACE RESEARCH

POLICYMAKERS URGED TO EMBRACE RESEARCH By Grace Chege Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) Commissioner, Dr. Fred Mugambi has urged policymakers to embrace research and utilize the findings for public decision making to enable Africa realize its fiscal policy goals. Dr. Mugambi,…

KENYA POWER APOLOGISES OVER OUTAGES IN MARSABIT COUNTY

KENYA POWER APOLOGISES OVER OUTAGES IN MARSABIT COUNTY By Linda Musiime Electricity supply in parts of Marsabit was interrupted after the main generator serving the County failed. “Due to insufficient power from the remaining generator, we are undertaking a load…

SAFARICOM, POSTA PARTNER FOR 5 MILLION DIGITAL P. O. BOXES

SAFARICOM, POSTA PARTNER FOR 5 MILLION DIGITAL P. O. BOXES BY Wangechi Wahome Safaricom and the Postal Corporation of Kenya announced a partnership around the MPost service, with a goal of rolling out digital Post Office Boxes to more than…

A CONTRACTOR BASED IN COASTAL REGION CHARGED WITH TAX EVASION AMOUNTING TO 41M

A CONTRACTOR BASED IN COASTAL REGION CHARGED WITH TAX EVASION AMOUNTING TO 41M By Donald Kogai A building contractor was arraigned at Mombasa law court and charged with evading payment of taxes totaling to Ksh41,087,414. The suspect, Josuph Okumu Ouma…

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