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Athi Water announces Sh181billion water and sanitation expansion plan Athi Water, one of eight water boards under the Ministry of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, has announced a Sh181billion water

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Kenyans continue to view cars as sign of prestige as global motor market shifts

Kenyans will continue to view car ownership as sign of prestige following an ongoing shift in the global motor market. This is according to a new analysis by research group

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Plans to set up regional vehicle assembly plant in top gear

Plans to set up a regional vehicle assembly plant are well underway, the East African Community (EAC) Secretariat has confirmed. The Secretariat, an intergovernmental organisation of the Republics of Kenya,

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DT Dobie to offer range of two and four wheel drive transporter pick-ups

Vehicle distributor DT Dobie will now offer a range of 2 and 4 wheel drive single and double cab transporter pick-ups the motor company has confirmed. These long wheel base

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Vivek take on foreign firms with launch of new cleaning product

Vivek Investments Ltd has challenged international manufacturers just as the firm moves to disrupt the cleaning products industry. The company today announced the launch of a new home cleaning products

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Equity to loan SMEs in textile industry up to Sh100 million

Equity Bank has set its sights on small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the clothing and textiles industry with loans targeting fashion designers, tailors and other sector players. The bank,

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 Kenya set to host largest agriculture conference on the continent Kenya is set to host this year’s African Green Revolution Forum, a gathering that will see 1,500 delegates convene in

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Kenya’s cut flower sector braces for ‘Brexit’ referendum on Thursday

Kenya’s horticulture industry, and especially the cut flowers sector, will bear the brunt of Britain’s potential withdrawal from the European Union (EU), new data has confirmed. Analysts warn that while

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Shoe vendor K-Shoe goes live on NSE

Local shoe vendor Nairobi Business Ventures trading as K-Shoe has became the first firm in almost two years to list on the Growth Enterprise Market Segment (Gems) at the Nairobi

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Nestle to train, create 300,000 jobs for African youth by 2018

Nestle, one of the world’s leading food and beverage companies, has announced plans to offer job training and opportunities to 300,000 African youth by the year 2018. The move, according