"Kenya 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

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

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

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

Shilling cushioned against poll nervousness by regular remittances

Shilling cushioned against poll nervousness by regular remittances

0 / March 29, 2013

Remittances from Kenyans in the diaspora held steady helped in cushioning the shilling against pressure during the election period in the last two months. The latest data from the Central ...Read More

Election petition keeps shilling flat against dollar

Election petition keeps shilling flat against dollar

0 / March 21, 2013

The shilling remained flat against the dollar in Wednesday’s trading as demand and supply balanced out. Early on Wednesday morning, the shilling looked like it would pick up from the ...Read More

Banks’ loan risks climb despite profits

Banks’ loan risks climb despite profits

0 / March 20, 2013

An official industry report indicated that the profits of commercial banks went up by about 20 per cent last year at the cost of the quality of loans. The lower ...Read More

Analysts say NSE stocks to continue rally after fall

Analysts say NSE stocks to continue rally after fall

0 / March 15, 2013

The Nairobi Securities Exchange declined for the second successive day on Thursday though analysts suggested the recent rally to resume after incredible results from listed companies. Many counters registered lower ...Read More

Stock market goes back on profit taking after touching a four-year high

Stock market goes back on profit taking after touching a four-year high

0 / March 14, 2013

On Wednesday, the stock market withdrew on profit taking and price correction on most counters after touching a four-year high on Tuesday. But, analysts said that the market was still ...Read More

Forex reserves sink to one-year low

Forex reserves sink to one-year low

0 / March 12, 2013

Foreign exchange reserves have been regularly falling since early this year to touch the lowest level of import cover in 12 months. The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) which handles ...Read More