Central Bank of Kenya (CBK), which yesterday retained the indicative lending rate at 10 per cent from September, said its data shows that loans to almost a third of the economy had grown at 4.6 per ce
Mr Kamau has been with the firm for the past 11 years and has overseen some of its flagship projects including Flamingo Towers in Nairobi's Upper Hill and Fourth Ngong Avenue at Community as well as t
Corporate Staffing Services, in a report titled Trends, Challenges and Future Outlook, says employers expect disruptions during the electioneering period, which will make them reluctant to hire.
Principal Secretary Kamau Thugge said yesterday that Treasury will propose amendments to Parliament this Thursday to help fast-track the growth of sharia-compliant products in all financial sectors.
This has been made possible by the launch of the world's seventh largest Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) ? a marketable security that tracks an index, a commodity, bonds, or a basket of assets such as an i
Media reports have claimed that US President Donald Trump handed Germany’s chancellor a NATO defense invoice for more than $300 million. But the White House has dismissed the claims as false. Re
Several of the world’s nuclear powers will boycott the first round of UN talks on a prospective nuclear weapons ban. The Trump administration has vowed to review the US commitment to a world wit
A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for counties in north Mississippi, the National Weather Service said Monday.
Amazon is delaying the public’s access to its prototype cashierless convenience store because the store’s technology is having trouble tracking large numbers of people, according to a Wall Street Jou
SUMMERVILLE, Ga. (AP) — About 18,000 chickens were destroyed at a northwest Georgia poultry farm after tests confirmed avian influenza in the flock, the first time the disease has been detected in co
Northrop Grumman received a $32.7 million contract modification to continue full-rate production for the U.S. Navy's Lot 5 E-2D Advanced Hawkeye aircraft.
DORCHESTER, N.B. - An Ontario garbage worker has decided to retire to the Big House — a defunct New Brunswick jail with a history of hangings.
Bill Steele of Oshawa just bought the former jail in Dor
OTTAWA - The deadline for Conservative leadership hopefuls to sign up new party members is looming, which has some candidates chasing headlines in order to drum up last-minute support.
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You may not be able to buy state run Aarey dairy#39;s popular brands- Energee, Shrikhand, curd and buttermilk at stalls for some time now. Sources tell CNBC-TV18 that a dispute with the contract man
Gov. Phil Bryant signed a law banning sanctuary cities for people who have entered the U.S. illegally.
The LC500 is built on a rear-drive platform that will be the basis for future rear-drive models, and it uses more high-strength steel than other Lexus', with chassis stiffness more rigid than any curr
TORONTO - Canadian marijuana stocks got a boost Monday following reports that the federal government will introduce a bill next month that aims to legalize pot by July 1, 2018.
Shares of Canopy Growt
According to sources on scene, the chase started in Webster County, Alabama. Spikes were thrown out in on Hwy. 82 in Lowndes County.
The legal fight between Stayzilla and the Jigsaw Advertising seems to have intensified further. While the Stayzilla owners have rejected the charges, on the other hand, vendors claim that they are l
Midland-based Dow and Delaware-based DuPont plan to join in a $62-billion deal and then break apart into three publicly traded companies.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The world’s largest manufacturer of civilian drones is proposing that the craft continually transmit identification information to help government security agencies and law en
The Kyiv regional police have freed the chief of the electricity supply department of Ukrzaliznytsia, Valeriy Liudmyrsky, who was held hostage for eight months by kidnappers who demanded a 10 million
A limited supply of computer scientists and roboticists with the skills needed to create self-driving cars leads to salaries in the Bay Area that are five times the national average.
NEW YORK (AP) — Uber says its self-driving cars remains suspended in Arizona and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, following a crash over the weekend. There were no serious injuries reported in the incident
Stocks around the world slipped Monday on worries that President Trump's White House may not be able to help businesses as much as once thought. Many of the trends that have been in place since th
Renegotiating or pulling out of the North American Free Trade Agreement was an easy campaign promise. Actually doing it could be disastrous for the economy.
TORONTO - A private member's bill that aims to tackle the major problem of unreliable elevators appears to have gained some traction on both sides of the aisle as the proposed Ontario legislation head
White House aides are saying tax reform will be easier than remaking health care. Hah. There's a good reason why a major rewrite of the tax code has not happened for more than three decades. And here
LONGUEUIL, Que. - Heroux-Devtek Inc. shares fell sharply Monday after it said that its bid for a new contract with the U.S. military has been rejected and work for an existing contract will likely be
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A "small handful" of companies may have given misleading information when they sought approval for their mergers, Europe's competition commissioner said on Monday, putting the com
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks slid on Monday amid concerns that Republican President Donald Trump may struggle to push a sweeping overhaul of the tax code through Congress in the wake of his party's failure
President Petro Poroshenko on March 27 signed into law a bill that would require anti-corruption non-governmental organizations, investigative journalists and potentially any anti-corruption protester
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says that empowering and promoting women in business are priorities in his administration. In a round-table discussion, the president is telling a group of fe
With the current administration capitalizing heavily on public spending mostly in infrastructure, rural development, and social services to drive growth of t