SME News

Our very own Kenya’s Lupita Nyong’o wins  Oscar

Our very own Kenya’s Lupita Nyong’o wins Oscar

0 / July 17, 2016

Lupita Nyong’o has won the Academy Award for supporting actress in her role as ‘Patsey’ in Steve McQueen directed drama, ‘Twelve Years as a Slave’. The most prestigious film awards ...Read More

How can SMEs leverage Technology to scale up business: Kuza Biashara’s Founder & Chief Mentor on CNBC

How can SMEs leverage Technology to scale up business: Kuza Biashara’s Founder & Chief Mentor on CNBC

0 / September 29, 2014

As Kuza Biashara Founder & Chief Mentor, Mr Sriram Bharatam, shares in this interview with CNBC Africa’s Bonney Tunya, small business owners can effectively leverage on technology to Learn,Connect and ...Read More

ALN Announces Winners for the 2013 Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship

ALN Announces Winners for the 2013 Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship

0 / October 4, 2013

T he African Leadership Network (ALN) announced winners for the 2013 Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship (AAE) at a Gala Awards Ceremony held in Mauritius. In its seventh year since establishment, ...Read More

New console to replace the Xbox 360

New console to replace the Xbox 360

0 / June 12, 2013

A new round of video game console wars is shaping up between the Sony PlayStation 4 and the Microsoft Xbox One. The Microsoft Xbox One game is a black set-top ...Read More

So what makes interest rates high?

So what makes interest rates high?

0 / April 10, 2013

Kenya’s economy may be touted as the most robust economy with a strong and stable currency in the region unlike any other within east and central Africa. What the analysts ...Read More

World’s biggest micro-lender to start Africa base in Nairobi

World’s biggest micro-lender to start Africa base in Nairobi

0 / April 10, 2013

The world’s largest micro-lender has said that it will set up its Africa base in Nairobi to fortify its partnerships and look for economic opportunity. The Kenyan office will be ...Read More

Inflation rate to go up as shilling slides

Inflation rate to go up as shilling slides

0 / April 9, 2013

New analysts reports show that Kenya’s inflation rate is predicted to go up as the shilling will find itself under pressure, which could disallow further lending rate cuts. Research and ...Read More

Domestic debt interest payments triple to KSh. 74.9 bn

Domestic debt interest payments triple to KSh. 74.9 bn

0 / April 8, 2013

Interest payments on government domestic debt tripled to KSh. 74.9 billion from KSh. 25.2 billion last September, propelled by short-term borrowing. The lower-than-expected tax revenue and donor disbursements forced the ...Read More

Comesa expert body to guide SMEs on innovation

Comesa expert body to guide SMEs on innovation

0 / April 6, 2013

A regional trading body will launch on Monday next week a council that would take up innovation by offering technical and financial support to small businesses. The Innovation Council of ...Read More

Post-election trading sees shilling touch six-month high

Post-election trading sees shilling touch six-month high

0 / April 3, 2013

The shilling touched a six-month high against the dollar in Tuesday’s trading as the currency market reacted positively to the peaceful ending of the presidential election. On the opening day ...Read More