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Charity to reject funding from EU as Kenya closes world’s largest refugee camp

Medical aid charity Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) has said it will reject all funding from the European Union and its member states in protest at a deal to stem the

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KCB Group emerges top in 2016 Cytonn banking report

KCB Group emerged top in a Quarter 1 Banking Report by financial services firm Cytonn, supported by a strong franchise and intrinsic value score. National Bank was ranked the lowest, ranking

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The Rise and Fall

The rise Kapchorua Tea Ltd Kapchorua Tea Ltd was last week’s top gainer after edging upwards by 19.2 per cent during the period under review. The share price was up

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Transport Cabinet Secretary Macharia justifies high cost of Western Bypass

Transport Cabinet Secretary James Macharia has sought to justify the seemingly high fee for the construction of Nairobi’s Western Bypass. The road, which will link Ruaka to Waiyaki Way, is

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Homepesa Sacco in move to cultivate saving culture among youth

Homepesa Sacco, a savings and credit cooperative, has announced plans to cultivate a culture of saving among Kenya’s youths for the betterment of their future. As part of the move,

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I&M reports quarterly profit of Sh1.37Bn following expansion strategy announcement

I&M Holdings Ltd has reported a profit after tax of Sh1.37 billion for the quarter ended March 31, 2016 up from Sh1.29 billion shillings year ago. The announcement comes barely

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Hivos, Equity to release data on textile sector as value of regional fashion industry hits Sh3T

Hivos East Africa, an international organisation that seeks new solutions to persistent global issues, and Equity Bank Limited will tomorrow release the findings of an exploratory research on Kenya’s textile

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Business Diary

‘Black & White’ debate on male and female entrepreneurs at The Hub East Africa The Hub East Africa, one of the region’s leading incubators, will tomorrow host an event dubbed

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Business News Highlihts

Insufficient access to safe, affordable surgical care wreaks havoc on economy Insufficient access to safe, affordable surgical and anaesthesia care is wreaking havoc on Kenya’s economy, a new report from

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African flower growers threaten to dethrone Netherlands as world’s top auction house

Flower growers in Africa and elsewhere are increasingly selling their product directly to buyers, threatening The Netherland’s horticulture sector. According to recent reports, the Netherlands is therefore fighting to retain