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Business highlights – August 16 2017 – KQ employees sue carrier over termination following forensic audit report

Former senior KQ employees sue carrier over termination following forensic audit report: Two former Kenya Airways (KQ) senior employees have sued the national carrier for sacking them over what they claim

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Business highlights – August 16 2017 – ICTA on the spotlight over Ksh160 million theft:

Nakuru tourism sector thrives despite poll jitters: The tourism sector in Nakuru County experienced a boom, defying uncertainties of the heated electioneering period. Central Rift Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) Assistant

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Business highlights – August 15 2017 – Matatu owners counting massive losses due to post-poll uncertainties

Matatu owners counting massive losses due to post-poll uncertainties: The Matatu industry has in the last five lost an estimated Ksh700 million owing to the current post-election tension the country.

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Kenyan selected among fifteen emerging young African entrepreneurs set to compete for Ksh10 million Anzisha Prize

Fifteen young African entrepreneurs have emerged as finalists from a field of more than 800 applicants for the seventh annual Anzisha Prize, Africa’s premier award for her youngest entrepreneurs. Supported

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Truecaller integrates video calling capability with Google Duo

Truecaller has announced its integration with video calling app Google Duo, allowing users to make video calls directly through the Truecaller app on Android and iOS platforms. The new feature

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Business highlights – August 15 2017 – Fuel prices drop marginally in August monthly review

Tourist numbers stumble on poll jitters: The tourism sector in the country is bearing the brunt of post poll jitters as the number of tourists visiting the country dwindles. Tourism

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Business highlights – August 14 2017 – Cement use hits record decline in over a decade

Cement use hits record decline in over a decade: The production and use of cement in Kenya fell significantly in the first half of 2017, pointing to a slowdown in

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Business highlights – August 14 2017 – Internet subscriptions decline in Q3 2016-2017

Internet subscriptions decline in Q3 2016-2017: A report by the Communications Authority (CA) has revealed a decline in internet subscriptions in the last quarter of financial year 2016-2017. According to

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Business highlights – August 11 2017 – Kenya, India sign tax agreement to boost trade relations

Ecobank appoints Kenyan Eric J. Odhiambo as group Chief Risk Officer: Pan-African banking conglomerate Ecobank has appointed has appointed Kenyan Eric Jones Odhiambo as the Group Chief Risk Officer and

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Business highlights – August 10 2017 – Kenya horticultural exports overcome Brexit effect, grow by 20%

Qatar to offer visa-free entry in effort to ease diplomatic crisis: Qatar on Wednesday introduced a visa-free entry programme for 80 nationalities to stimulate air transport and tourism. The Gulf