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News highlights US issues travel alert over October 17 Presidential election The US State Department issued a travel alert on Wednesday, warning of possible violence related to the scheduled October

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Business highlights – September 14 2017

Interest rate cap worrying foreign investors, says CBK Governor Foreign investors have expressed concern on Kenya regulating interest rates. Central Bank of Kenya Governor Patrick Njoroge says a majority of investors

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Business highlights – Retailers in move to publish pictures of people caught shoplifting

  Retailers in move to publish names and pictures of people caught shoplifting Retailers are seeking the green light to publish the names and pictures of persons caught shoplifting in

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Business highlights – Transport Authority to release new digital driving licences in May as state body seeks to eliminate cases of bribery

  New digital driving licences will enforce road rules while eliminating cases of bribery, says Transport Authority boss Motorists will begin using new digital driving licences to pay instant traffic

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Business highlights – Footwear Association urges state to protect leather sector from cheap shoe imports

Cheap shoe imports hurting local leather sector, claims Kenya Footwear Manufacturing Association Cheap leather imports are hurting small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), the Kenya Footwear Manufacturers Association (KFMA) has said

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EABL unveils consumer reward scheme targeting off-trade outlets

 The eight-week promotion will see shoppers win prizes worth over sh.10 million The grand prize in the promotion which starts today 27th February 2017 and runs for 8 weeks, is

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Business highlights – Power bills set to rise in March as drought persists, ERC warns

  Power bills set to rise as consumers pay an extra Ksh288 million for electricity Kenyan homes and businesses are set for higher electricity prices this month after the foreign

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Business highlights – County officials demanding bribes for jobs and tenders, new report reveals

County officials demanding bribes for jobs and tenders, new report reveals County officials are demanding bribes in exchange for services, an audit report shows. The report has raised concerns about

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Business News Highlights January 18 2016

280,000 youth to benefit from Sh15 billion World Bank employability initiative The World Bank, in partnership with the Government of Kenya, has unveiled a Sh15 billion initiative aimed at creating

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Afternoon Business News Highlights

Kenyan contractor in Sh5 billion fight with US private equity fund Jitendra Chhotabhai Patel, Kenyan entrepreneur, who founded troubled construction firm Spencon, has sued a US private equity fund for

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