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Nairobi, Feb. 3 -- Art Friends of Nairobi National Park Art Exhibition and Auction: Spinners Web, February 3. An art exhibition and auction to raise money for Friends of Nairobi National Park. Renown... Read More


More incentives needed to raise home ownership

Nairobi, Feb. 3 -- The move by the State-backed Kenya Mortgage Refinancing Company (KMRC) to double the size of subsidised home loans to Sh8 million hands more middle-income Kenyans an opportunity to ... Read More


Kenya's financial markets outlook

Nairobi, Feb. 3 -- The Central Bank of Kenya's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) maintained the Central Bank Rate (CBR) at 8.75 percent following its meeting on Monday. The MPC meeting took place again... Read More


Landlady wants Trattoria owner cited for contempt

Nairobi, Feb. 2 -- The owner of the building that houses Trattoria Restaurant now wants the proprietor of the eatery cited for contempt over the failure to furnish her with approvals for the installat... Read More


Banks, saccos double size of subsidised mortgage to Sh8m

Nairobi, Feb. 2 -- A State-backed mortgage refinancing company has doubled the size of subsidised home loans to Sh8 million due to the rising cost of buying houses. The Kenya Mortgage Refinancing Com... Read More


Court quashes betting tax, limit on gambling in 5-star hotels

Nairobi, Feb. 2 -- The High Court has quashed laws that restricted gambling in the city to five-star hotels with casinos and the 7.5 percent excise duty imposed on cash set aside by punters in their w... Read More


Posta on the spot over Sh540m pension dues

Nairobi, Feb. 2 -- Postal Corporation of Kenya (PCK) has been ordered to provide statements of deductions from beneficiaries of the PCK Staff retirement scheme for the past seven years after trustees ... Read More


Internet firm Mawingu gets Sh1.1bn for expansion drive

Nairobi, Feb. 2 -- Rural and peri-urban Internet service provider Mawingu Networks has received $9 million (Sh1.1 billion) in funding from three equity investors to fuel its expansion drive. The late... Read More


Teachers learn Sh10bn loss lesson in Spire deal

Nairobi, Feb. 2 -- They came, saw but failed to conquer. And after nearly a decade of cash drain, Mwalimu Sacco has left Spire Bank having been schooled on how not to invest. All the deposits and loa... Read More


Ruto austerity measures spark private sector panic

Nairobi, Feb. 2 -- Private sector players are wary of the austerity measures being implemented by the new administration, fearing that the spending cuts will hurt their economic prospects in the next ... Read More