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Anxiety in financial sector over revived capital gains tax

Anxiety has gripped the financial sector following the passage into law of the Finance Bill, which among others, provide for a five per cent capital gains tax (CGT).

Sh6b to lay fibre optic cable in all counties

The Government is working on a Sh6 billion project to ensure all counties benefit from the phase two fibre-opt...

Safaricom, tech firm eye county ICT projects

Safaricom and technology firm Seven Seas Technologies have launched a partnership that will allow them to angl...

11,000 Unilever Tea Kenya workers down their tools

Police were on Monday forced to intervene and stop more than 11,000 striking workers of Unilever Tea Kenya fro...

Traders oppose new Finance Bill seeking to increase taxes

The business community in Naivasha has opposed the proposed Finance Bill from Nakuru County Government....

Barclays fined Sh6b for exposing client to risk

UK bank, Barclays, was fined 38 million pounds (Sh5.5 billion) for exposing customers to unnecessary risks by ...

CIC targets Sh5b corporate bond to fund expansion

CIC Insurance plans to raise Sh5 billion through a corporate bond issue to fund its ambitious regional expansi...

Social media causes ‘brain impairment’

It is obvious that social media and technological advances have a significant effect on our society, but, acco...

County governments set to access external loans

County governments could soon begin accessing funds through direct borrowing from external donors, easing pre...

Naikuni to exit KQ a month ahead of retirement date

The board of directors of Kenya Airways Limited has written to the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE), indicating it has accepted the resignation of Dr...

Safaricom loses battle to block Equity Bank’s thin sim card

Integrated communications services provider, Safaricom, has lost the battle to block Equity Bank’s wholly owned subsidiary Finserve Africa from...

Dollar rally signals bad news for oil, multinationals

The asset with the greatest prowess of late has been the US dollar, and if its rally continues, it threatens to eat into the earnings of multinational...

Kenya’s unknown authors make a living and sometimes a fortune online

Alexander Nderitu’s first attempt at publishing was at age 13 and he would make comic books out of exercise books glued-together....

How to land or ace informational interviews and get that job

There are many types of interviews. They include screening interviews, group interviews and behavioural interviews. ...

Job-related costs eat a chunk of your salary

Gideon Lang’at, a teacher, has been losing his hard-earned cash to mobile phone money transfer services. Lang’at is a senior manager in hi...

Facebook to begin charging users Sh263 starting November

At a press conference this morning, Facebook rolled out their new monthly service plan which begins November 1st of this year. The social media giant ...

Biometric registration of public servants kicks off

The Transition Authority has assured public servants that the Capacity Assessment and Rationalisation of Public Service exercise under the national an...

5 things that every lady should have in her purse

Here are some of the must haves in your purse in order to maintain your hygiene and overcome any challenges faced during your day: ...

Get the light weight JBLclip bluetooth speaker

If you would like a good lightweight companion for your tablet or smartphone to watch movies, the JBL Clip Bluetooth speaker is your friend...

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