Posts From Dennis Lukhoba

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Business highlights – 73% of employers to suspend hiring in 2017

Sales, Marketing and ICT sectors will create the most jobs in 2017 as 73% of employers suspend plans to hire new staff Flat or declining sales coupled with growing concern

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Business highlights – Finnish energy firms, Wärtsilä and Solar Fire Concentration, partner to provide clean energy to SMEs in Kenya

  Finnish energy firms, Wärtsilä and Solar Fire Concentration, partner to provide clean energy to SMEs in Kenya Finnish technology group Wärtsilä, has partnered with Solar Fire Concentration, another Finland

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Business highlights – Trade Ministry moves to reduce price of locally manufactured clothing

Trade Ministry to reduce price of locally manufactured clothing as state introduces tax waiver on apparel The Ministry of Industry and Trade is enhancing partnerships with local textile and apparel

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Business highlights – KQ reduces free baggage allowance for East Africa routes, passengers to pay Ksh2,000 for extra luggage

KQ reduces free baggage allowance for East Africa routes Kenya Airways has reduced free baggage allowance for flights from Nairobi to East African routes from the beginning of April Passengers

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Business highlights – Trade Ministry opens Ksh618 million lingerie factory in Athi River

Indian hospitality firm to open low-cost Sarovar Hotel in Nairobi Sarovar, a Mumbai-based hospitality company, plans to open its first-ever budget hotel under the Hometel brand in Nairobi The upcoming

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Business highlights – Reduce the salaries of public servants and sack redundant state workers, ICPAK urges government

  Consumers Federation urges government to tame runaway flour prices as cost of 2kg packet hits Ksh130 mark The Consumers Federation of Kenya (COFEK) has asked the government to subsidise

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Business highlights – Transport Authority vows to reduce Nairobi congestion as construction of Western Bypass begins

Government vows to reduce Nairobi congestion as construction of Western Bypass begins Construction works on the Ksh17 billion Western Bypass have begun as the Kenya Urban Roads Authority (KURA) moves

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Business highlights – You don’t know what you’re doing, experts tell Kenya Revenue Authority as government body seeks new rules to crack down on tax evaders

You don’t know what you’re doing, experts tell Kenya Revenue Authority as government body fails to enforce new rules to crack down on tax evaders The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has

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Business highlights – SGR trains to ease travel for passengers moving between counties

  Standard Gauge Railway passenger trains to ease travel for commuters moving between counties Two passenger train services will run at the same time as once the Standard Gauge Railway

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Business Highlights – Flour prices rise to Ksh130 in March after falling in February

Maize flour prices rise to Ksh130 in March after falling in February The price of a two-kilogramme packet of flour has jumped to Ksh130 Millers have warned that the price