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Finance

KCB disburses Sh 2.12 billion dividend payout to Treasury

KCB has disbursed KShs. 2.12 billion in dividend earnings to the Government of Kenya for the year ending December 2019, signifying a sustained

Subhradeep Mohanty Appointed Standard Chartered New CFO, AME

Standard Chartered reached within its ranks and appointed Subhradeep Mohanty

Lifestyle

Multi-Disciplinary Breast Cancer Clinic – A One-Stop Holistic Approach for Breast Cancer Patients

By Prof Mansoor Saleh, Chair of the Haematology-Oncology Department, Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi.  Breast cancer is rising in Africa and not a

News

  • The All-New Luxurious Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 SUV Debuts in Kenya

    MERCEDES GLE 450:       Maliha  Sheikh (left), the DT Dobie General Sales Manager – Mercedes-Benz Cars and  Vans and Lawrence Kiambati (right), a Senior Sales Executive welcome the all new GLE 450 which is the flagship in the GLE range of luxury SUVs. The all-new fourth-generation Mercedes – Benz GLE flagship

  • Royal Swiss Bakery Adds Three Hyundai Trucks to its Fleet

    To meet the growing demand for their products countrywide Royal Swiss Bakery has added three more Hyundai HD 65 trucks to its fleet. Sheba Abubakar, the General Manager of Royal Swiss Bakery explained, ‘‘The three Hyundai HD 65 trucks purchased from DT Dobie will be used to deliver our bread

  • Aga Khan University Hospital Opens an Executive and Specialty Clinic in Westlands

    Aga Khan University Hospital has launched a new Peponi Specialty and Executive Clinic in Westlands as part of its commitments to provide quality specialized care to its patients. This becomes the 49th outpatient medical centre operated by the Hospital – with 4 in Uganda, one in Arusha, Tanzania and 44

  • World Bank Pushes G-20 to Extend Debt Relief to 2021

    World Bank Group President David Malpass has urged the Group of 20 rich countries to extend the time frame of the Debt Service Suspension Initiative(DSSI) through the end of 2021, calling it one of the key factors in strengthening global recovery. “I urge you to extend the time frame of

  • KAM appoints Cooper K-Brands Group Managing Director as New Chair

    Mucai Kunyiha to Head KAM Board of Directors Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) has today appointed Mucai Kunyiha as the new National Chairman to lead the organization for a two-year term. Mr Kunyiha, who has been the Vice Chair from July 2018, takes over from Mr Sachen Gudka whose term

  • Emirates Modifies Economy Class Cabins to offer Additional Cargo Capacity

    The Emirates airline has introduced additional cargo capacity by using Boeing 777-300ER aircraft with seats removed from the economy class cabin.  The measure has been introduced in response to the strong air cargo market demand for the rapid, reliable and efficient transportation of essential commodities such as personal protective equipment

Industry

COVID-19 downs EABL Profits by 39 percent

Closure of bars and stringent measures against sale of alcohol have left beer giant  East African Breweries Limited a 39

Minet Partners with SASAdoctor to Launch Telemedicine Services

Insurance Brokerage firm, Minet Kenya has partnered with SASAdoctor virtual medical clinic to launch a telemedicine solution aimed at providing

Industry in Kenya Upbeat about 2020

2019 was a good year for the manufacturing sector in Kenya, the industry umbrella body has said. The Kenya Association

Environment

  • Emirates Reaffirms its Green commitment on World Environment Day

    Emirates, acutely aware of its role in the planet’s natural ecosystem, has continued to make progress in the attainment of its environmental goals. The airline showcased this environment performance in its annual financial report for 2019-20, painting a holistic picture and filling in the context of its achievements. An important

Tourism

Njoro River Cave: Tourist site with hidden danger

Pilgrims have described River Njoro, a source of sustenance for the communities that have settled along its banks, as a place of peace.

In its midst, the historic Njoro River Cave in Sigotich village, echoes these sentiments.

Karura Forest: From hotbed of crime to joggers' paradise

Karura then was the stuff of urban legend, a fearsome place invoked to scare misbehaving children. Chege and his scouts, stumbling on corpses by day, kept white-knuckled vigils by night as they scanned the darkness for intruders.
In the space of 10 years, Karura has gone from a dangerous no man's land to one of Nairobi's safest and most popular destinations

Tasty meat, great music at Moran Lounge, Nanyuki

Moran Lounge is a massive semi-permanent structure with an alluring nyama choma section at the entrance. The club boasts of both a VIP and VVIP section.

Education

Editors call for review of media laws to improve press freedom

Media guilds in Eastern Africa have called on their respective governments to review and update media laws in advocating for press freedom.

Fake goods cost Kenya ‘Sh40bn’ yearly, says KAM

Counterfeits and substandard goods could be costing the country over Sh40 billion loss in revenue per year, Says KAM

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