Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Oman Air Launches First Ever Flights to Nairobi’s JKIA

The national carrier for the Sultanate of Oman, Oman Air, celebrated the launch of its inaugural flight WY721 to Nairobi, Kenya on March 28,...

MPAKE will collect royalties on behalf of artists, replacing MCSK

The Music Publishers Association of Kenya (MPAKE) was granted the license to collect royalties on behalf of authors, composers and publishers. the organization will...

Safaricom’s New ‘Flex’ a Stab at Reeling in Kenyan Entrepreneurs

Kenya's telcoms service provider Safaricom has launched a new product named ‘FLEX’, aimed at giving customers some flexible options in selecting how they allocate...

Studio Mashinani project set to boost the creative industry at county...

C.S Joe Mucheru launched an initiative by the government under the Kenya Broadcasting Corporation in support of the creative industry. Dubbed Studio Mashinani, the...

Commercial Bank of Africa Launches Savvy Millenial-Centered Banking with ‘Loop’

The Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) has unveiled a new digital money management and consumer banking service called Loop. CBA has defined it as...

Former ICT PS Dr. Bitange Ndemo Appointed to Safaricom Board of...

Former Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Information and Communication, Dr. Bitange Ndemo, has been appointed to the Safaricom Board as a non-executive and...

Resolution Insurance Launches Marine Cargo Cover

Kenyan firm Resolution Insurance has launched a comprehensive marine insurance cover ‘Resolution Marine Cargo’ in what's aimed to offer affordable on sea transit policy...

Sharp Rise in Online Purchases in Kenya in Valentine’s Day Period

Kenya's Valentine’s Day spending has risen by 94 percent since 2014, noting a 163 percent rise in e-commerce transactions acording to the 'Mastercard Love...

Emirates Marks Nairobi as One of Busiest Routes in Africa with...

Thursday, January 19, 2017 — Nairobi, Kenya – Passenger demand in Africa's air hub seems to have led to the largest international airline in the world,...

Kenya’s Two Rivers Mall Boasts Luxury and Technology, to Debut in...

‘This can only be called a miracle!’ were the words of prolific businessman and investor Chris Kirubi describing Two Rivers Mall during a media...

Resolution Insurance Launches KES 70 Accident Emergency Cover for Commuters

Leading East African general insurer, Resolution Insurance, has launched an affordable accident emergency medical cover for commuters in Public Service Vehicles (PSV) which will...

Kenya’s Economy to Grow at 5.9% in 2016 – World Bank

World Bank forecasts a 6 percent GDP growth in 2017 NAIROBI, October 31, 2016 — Kenya’s economy is projected to grow at 5.9 percent in 2016...

Safaricom Expands 4G Network, Reduces Data Bundle Prices

Safaricom (NSE: SCOM) on Friday launched an expanded 4G network which will be fully available in seven cities across Kenya: Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu, Nakuru,...

Chinese Aviation Corp AVIC offers Scholarships to Kenyans in bid to...

Nairobi, Tuesday 25th October 2016 AVIC International Holding Corporation, a global diversified holding business group affiliated with Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC), last...

New Report Explores Why Women Don’t use Formal Financial Services like...

New Report Highlights How Providers Can Help Close the Financial Gender Gap In brief: Using behavioral data the study reveals some of the causes of...

VISA launches Mobile Payment Platform ‘mVisa’, Billed as Revolutionary

Visa Inc. has introduced mVisa, a new mobile payment service geared at accelerating digital commerce in Kenya and across Africa. As part of its initial...

Safaricom to Boost its Customer Care Service ‘Up to Four Times...

Speaking at the telecommunications company's AGM meeting which was held this past weekend at the Bomas of Kenya, Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore announced that...

Etihad Airway’s Treasury Team Recognised for Global Excellence

Following a string of recent awards for its funding activities and treasury practice, Etihad Airways swept top honours at a global award ceremony that...

Airtel Kenya Gifts Customers born in 1963 over Madaraka Day

Bharti Airtel in Kenya yesterday gifted its Premier customers born in 1963, as Kenya celebrated Madaraka Day, the day that the country attained internal self-rule, preceding...

KCB Group Restructures for Regional Realignment

In a move to restructure the management of its regional subsidiaries, KCB Group has obtained all regulatory approvals from the Central Bank of Kenya...