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Weekend air fares rise on coast tourism demand

Weekend air fares to Kenya’s South Coast region have gone up since the resumption of flights last month signalling high demand from passengers seeking...

600 firms fire staff over Covid-19 challenges

More than 600 companies have shed jobs since the onset of the Covid-19 crisis in March, a staggering number that employers say could be...

State to recruit 800 to repair old Nakuru-Kisumu railway line

Kenya Railways (KR) is set to hire 800 skilled and semi-skilled personnel for  construction works of the old railway line from Nakuru to Kisumu,...

Kenya seeks Sh5.7bn to boost 800 coffee firms

Nation | by David Muchui Kenya is sourcing for Sh5.7 billion from the World Bank for rehabilitation of about 800 coffee pulping factories as part...

Simba Corp to assemble Sh1m Malaysian car in Kenya from Nov

Simba Corporation is set to assemble Malaysian car brand Proton in Kenya starting November, aiming to attract price-sensitive middle-class buyers with prices as low...

Isiolo Kazi Mtaani youths protest delayed pay, lack of safety gear

Hundreds of youths engaged in the government’s Kazi Mtaani programme in Isiolo have threatened to boycott work over non-payment of their wages and lack...

Safaricom targets one million with hire purchase 4G phones

Safaricom is targeting to sell a million 4G-enabled smartphones through a Sh20 a day hire purchase device instalment plan in partnership with Google. The telco, which...

Centum sells Sh12bn assets to reduce real estate risks

Business Daily | by Victor Juma Centum Investment Company is selling land and property valued at Sh12 billion to reduce its exposure to the real...