The report, titled ?Embracing the Digital Revolution: Policies for Building the Digital Economy? says another 120,000 Kenyans have signed up with M-Tiba to pay for their healthcare services.
The firm provides customers with a broad range of services with flexible pick-up and delivery times. It started with freight forwarding before expanding into contract logistics and will now offer smal
To date, Samsung has launched 10 Digital Villages, 33 solar-powered Internet schools, 27 e-learning centres, 22 smart schools, 12 engineering academies and eight digital libraries across Africa. Mr Pa
Public Service, Youth and Gender Affairs Cabinet Secretary Sicily Kariuki said the concept has also contributed to the recent World Bank ranking that put Kenya at position 92 globally in the Ease of D
BARCELONA (Reuters) - Phonemakers are piling in to fill a gap in the market left by Samsung , still licking its wounds from a costly recall of its flagship Note 7 and with no key device of its own to
In the 27th consecutive night of street protests in Bucharest, some 5,000 people created a “human” flag of the European Union, at 9.00 PM sharp, in Victoriei Square. The organizers of the protest sai
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Slowing sales could cause shares of Harley-Davidson Inc. to decline after being on the rise for much of the past 12 months, according to a Barron's cover story dated Feb. 27.
After nine years as the TV home of the Champions League in the US Fox has lost the rights for the next three-year cycle starting in 2018. Turner Broadcasting and Univision are ponying up nearly $100M
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's first budget proposal will spare big social welfare programs such as Social Security and Medicare from any cuts, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline rose 2 cents nationally during the past two weeks, to $2.33. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg said Sunday that the sli
ALGIERS (Reuters) - Algeria's Sonatrach wants to start offshore oil drilling and has begun discussions with U.S. operators Exxon Mobil Corp and Anadarko as well as Italy's Eni , a source at the stat
OTTAWA - Canada's immigration minister says he's not yet convinced a recent increase in the number of asylum seekers crossing the border illegally from the United States constitutes a growing trend, d
WASHINGTON (AP) — Administration officials say President Donald Trump has no plans to cut Social Security or Medicare. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told Fox News Channel’s “Sunday Mo
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Wendy’s says it plans to install self-ordering kiosks at about 1,000 locations by the end of the year. A typical location would have three kiosks, The Columbus Dispatch repo
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Pressure is building in Congress to take gray wolves in the western Great Lakes region and Wyoming off the endangered list, which would allow farmers to kill the animals if they th
NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung’s product showcase Sunday is notable for what’s missing: a new flagship phone. Instead, Samsung is spotlighting new Android and Windows tablets after delaying the
WHETHER entrepreneurs are just getting started or grappling with questions about sustaining their venture’s growth, there’s a world of advice available.
The Cebuano entrepreneur Jonathan Jay Aldeguer
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Comedian Jordan Peele’s directorial debut “Get Out” has made a splash atop the box office in its opening weekend. Studio estimates Sunday show the thriller earned
OTTAWA - There were "Make America Great Again" hats, there were signs with Donald Trump's name.
There was a panel devoted exclusively to the topic of whether Trumpism could be exported to Canada, and
In its new advertising during the Oscars telecast on Sunday, Cadillac plans to veer from the pioneering path it has carved during this event over the last couple of years onto a road that's become inc
FOLLOWING its announcement of an initial public offering (IPO) this May, Cebu Landmasters Inc. (CLI) is gearing up for a stronger presence in the Visayas and Mindanao.
Jose Soberano III, CLI president
JITTERS surfaced in the country’s business climate when the tough-talking President Rodrigo Duterte assumed captainship of the Philippine economy in 2016. Less than a year after, however, a local busi
THE rise of a market that demands more “experiential travel” has led a five-star resort in Mactan Island to launch new services that provide luxurious ways of experiencing Cebu and nearby destinations
Three years ago, Crimean residents went on a peaceful march to show their solidarity with Ukraine. The next day, the Russian Federation resorted to open aggression and seized the peninsula, taking hos
CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian officials said Sunday they were inching closer to meeting all demands set by Russia on airport security to resume flights to Egypt, suspended after militants from a local affili
MANILA, Philippines - PTT Philippines Corp., the local unit of Thailand’s largest petroleum company, has opened its coffee shop chain Café Amazon to local f
MANILA, Philippines - Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi wants to convert the 650-megawatt (MW) Malaya Thermal Power Plant (TPP) in Rizal into a liquefied natura
MANILA, Philippines - More companies are set to expand and hire additional workers in the second quarter amid the rebound in business optimism, results of a
MANILA, Philippines - Multilateral lender International Monetary Fund (IMF) is confident the Philippine economy will continue to perform strongly as the cou
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) is hopeful it will finally be able to merge the stock market with the Philippine Dealing and Excha
MANILA, Philippines - US President Donald Trump’s immigration crackdown has been causing jitters in markets worldwide, and is expected to hit the Philippine
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines has escaped a possible blacklisting by the global body on anti-money laundering and terrorist financing despite getting
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines and Cambodia are looking to work together to research on rice in a bid to boost rice production in both countries.
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine Stock Exchange said it expects two to three companies undertaking their initial public offerings (IPO) in the first qua