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Airtel to offer fast data speeds, double data on new 4G Network

Airtel Kenya has today launched its 4G service in the country. The new service aims to offer faster internet speeds for its customers.  Airtel customers who have been enjoying a

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Afternoon business highlights – October 10 2017

Oversupply of retail space giving investors poor rental yields An oversupply of retail space is giving investors poor rental yields, a new report by real estate experts, Cytonn Investments has

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Business highlights – August 29 2017 – Relief for KQ as court of appeal dismisses bid to halt restructuring strategy

Relief for KQ as court of appeal dismisses bid to halt restructuring strategy: The Court of Appeal has dismissed an attempt to halt an ownership restructuring programme for national carrier

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Business highlights – Jubilee Party collects Ksh800 million as aspirants fight for election ticket

Jubilee Party collects Ksh800 million as aspirants fight for election ticket The Jubilee Party has received more than Ksh800 million in a nominations windfall, with more than 8,000 aspirants jostling

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Business highlights – Government opposes Deputy Minority Leader Midiwo’s move to break up Safaricom

Architects raise concerns over new cheap building materials The government has approved a plan by a Chinese firm to put up 20,000 civil servants houses using cheaper materials The Board

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Huawei outlines growth opportunities for Kenyan telcos

Huawei vows to help telecommunication firms double their revenues To improve coverage and user experience, Huawei will enhance rapid deployment of home broadband and indoor digitization By 2025, over 2

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Airtel vows to fight competitors’ dominance from within

Telecommunications Company Airtel Africa, has refuted speculative reports that erroneously indicated it is set for a possible exit from Africa. The organization has reaffirmed that it remains committed to Africa

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Business highlights – We are here to stay, Airtel says amid exit rumours

  Uber Kenya introduces upfront fare payments Taxi-hailing service, Uber has introduced upfront fares in Kenya, allowing riders to budget and pay for trips beforehand. Uber introduced the fares option

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Airtel sacks a third of its staff in bid to cut costs

Multinational telecommunications firm, Airtel has laid off a third of its workforce in what the management termed as organisational restructuring. Airtel said the move is aimed at improving efficiencies across

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Afternoon Business News Highlights

Kenya Power to name acting CEO as Ben Chumo exits Kenya Power CEO, Ben Chumo has exited the utility firm after an activist moved to court seeking to block him