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Kenyan Diaspora-backed FEP Group Returns to Profits
A Kenyan local investment group which is partly backed by the Kenyan diaspora community has bounced… read more...
Kenya Airways Gets First Licence for US Direct Flights
Kenya Airways has moved an inch closer to flying direct flights to the United States, after the… read more...
Trump-Connected US Lobby Firm to Help Kenya from Losing 66,000 Jobs
The Government of Kenya has explained the reason why it decided to hire Trump-connected US lobbying… read more...
Peter Kenneth's Company Gets High International Ratings
Mayfair Insurance, a company related with former Gatanga Member of Parliament and Nairobi… read more...
US-Based Engineering Firm Opens Africa Office in Nairobi
United States-based engineering and construction firm Bechtel has opened an office in Nairobi that… read more...
US Officials to Inspect JKIA Ahead of Kenya-US Direct Flights
The US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officials will be in Kenya in October to carry… read more...
Kenya Hires US Lobby Firm Tied to Donald Trump
In a bid to cement ties with the United States, The Government of Kenya has entered in a one-year… read more...
Kenya to Export Crude Oil Three Times a Year
Kenya has announced that it will be shipping out crude oil drilled from Turkana oilfields three… read more...
Kenya Airways Resumes Flights to Cairo
Kenya Airways has announced a resumption of its flights to the Egyptian capital Cairo after signing… read more...
Kenya to Issue Four-Day Transit Visas
Travelers using Kenya's national carrier Kenya Airways (KQ) have received a major boost after the… read more...
Fake China, India Drugs Put Kenyans at Risk
A recent study by United Nations (UN) has ranked Mombasa as one of the major hubs for trafficking… read more...
Toyota Kenya in Trouble Over Faulty Buses
Toyota Kenya is in trouble after a lawsuit was filed against the company by its customers who have… read more...
China Insists SGR Trains are Brand New
Top officials from the Chinese government have rubbished claims circulating on social media that… read more...
President Uhuru Reduces SGR Fares to Sh700 for Economy Class
President Uhuru Kenyatta has directed the reduction of fares for passengers using the new Standard… read more...
Outrage Over Jubilee's China-Made T-Shirts
Photos of Jubilee campaign materials printed in China have sparked outrage among Kenyans on social… read more...
Jambojet Gets Nod to Fly Cheap Flights in 11 Countries
Jambojet Gets Nod to Fly Cheap Flights in 11 Countries
Kenya’s budget carrier Jambojet has received a not to fly regionally, potentially creating… read more...
Google Selects Kenyan Tech Firm for Mentorship
Google Selects Kenyan Tech Firm for Mentorship
Google has selected Kenya Database Management System (DMS) as one of the six Sub-Saharan Africa IT… read more...
US President Donald Trump Proposes Reduction of Assistance to Kenya
Kenya has been dealt a financial blow after the United States President Donald Trump proposed a cut… read more...
US Congress Demands Documents on Sh43 Billion Kenya Arms Deal
A US Congress investigative committee has demanded it be served with key documents of the proposed… read more...
Kenya to Extend Plastic Ban on Water, Juice Bottles
The government through Environment Cabinet secretary Judi Wakhungu has announced that it will be… read more...
President Uhuru to Launch New Standard Gauge Railway, Ride on Maiden T…
The Mombasa-Nairobi new Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) is set to begin operations after the official… read more...
US Pretzel Chain Set to Enter Kenya, a Growing Market for American Fas…
American pretzel chain Mr Pretzel is set to be the latest US fast food chain to enter Kenya, a… read more...
'Hungry' Kenyans Storm Supermarkets for Cheap Unga
Kenyans on Thursday flocked supermarkets and stores to scramble for the government subsidized maize… read more...
Volvo to Set Up Sh2.5 Billion Assembly Plant in Kenya
Volvo Group has announced that it will be investing Ksh2.5 billion in assembly plant in Mombasa… read more...
Boost for Kenya as More Oil is Discovered
Kenya has received a major boost as far as petroleum exportation is concerned after more oil has… read more...
President Uhuru Secures Sh359 Billion from China for Standard Gauge Railway Extension to Kisumu
President Uhuru Secures Sh359 Billion from China for Standard Gauge Ra…
President Uhuru Kenyatta has negotiated an additional $3.59 (Sh359 billion) billion grant from… read more...
US-Based NGO Petitions 'Mitumba' Ban by Kenya and EAC
A US-based lobby group has filed a petition with American trade authorities challenging Kenya’s… read more...
Mexico Denies Selling Maize to Kenya
Mexico Denies Selling Maize to Kenya
In a fresh twist of events surrounding the importation of maize in Kenya to ease the current… read more...
BBC to Set Up Sh1 Billion MultiMedia Production Studio in Nairobi
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has announced that it will be investing nearly $10… read more...
Safaricom Launches New 'M-Pesa 1 Tap' Splution
Safaricom Launches New 'M-Pesa 1 Tap' Solution
Kenya’s leading Mobile services provider Safaricom has launched tests on a new M-Pesa tool that… read more...