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Retrenchment costs eat into National Bank’s pre-tax profit

National Bank of Kenya has reported a 28 per cent drop in pre-tax profit for the year ended 2014 owing to high costs of paying off retrenched staff.

Family-owned firms shy away from listing on stock markets

Majority of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) owned by families in the country do not want to list on the Na...

NIC Bank lifted by rising interest income

Rising interest income helped NIC Bank to a 24 per cent jump in full-year pre-tax profit, the bank announced y...

Barclays Bank targets SMEs with asset finance facility

Barclays Bank has launched an Asset Finance Centre of Excellence in a move aimed at deepening its penetration ...

Shore up efforts to save tourism sector, hoteliers told

Players in the hotel industry have been asked to double their efforts to save the sector from collapse....

Kenya trails peers as mining destination

Kenya is rated as the worst mining destination in Africa and only slightly better than Hungary and Malaysia in...

New roads, rail links to help spur Kenya economy

Kenya’s drive to improve rail, roads and power plants will help spur economic growth to 6.9 per cent in ...

Uganda sees economic growth of 5.3 percent this fiscal year

Uganda’s economic growth is set to accelerate to 5.3 per cent in fiscal 2014/15, driven by infrastructur...

Retrenchment costs eat into National Bank’s pre-tax profit

National Bank of Kenya has reported a 28 per cent drop in pre-tax profit for the year ended 2014 owing to high costs of paying off retrenched staff....

Shore up efforts to save tourism sector, hoteliers told

Players in the hotel industry have been asked to double their efforts to save the sector from collapse....

Kenya burns 15 tonnes of ivory in anti-poaching fight

Kenya burnt 15 tonnes of ivory on Tuesday and promised to destroy all of its stockpile this year, the latest step in its campaign against elephant poa...

Hoteliers urged to expand marketing strategies for more tourists

Major players in hotels Industry in the Country have been asked to double their efforts to save the industry from collapse....

ACCA partners with accredited institutions to equip finance professions with right skills, talent

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), has opened an office in Dar-es-Salam to enhance the financial capacity needed for the profe...

Why a sack should not dampen your prospects

The words, reorganisation, restructuring, job reviews and evaluation sound scary and intimidating in the work place. The company’s top managemen...

Kenyans react to Airtel’s UnlimiNET offer

Reactions into the newly launched Airtel's unlimiNet continue to dominate cyber space with many Kenyans terming the offer best deal so far among the t...

Facebook's Zuckerberg seeks peace with telcos on Web-for-all push

Facebook Inc founder Mark Zuckerberg was on hostile turf on Monday as he spoke to executives at the world's biggest annual gathering of the mobile ind...

Aisha Wanjiku:My car is a fun family ride

Aisha Wanjiku, Radio Presenter tells us why her car is a fun family ride....

Jane W Gatere:Sh315,000 isn't too much for a TV

With its split screen capabilities, we no longer have to fight for the remote in the house....

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