Author: Fred Aminga

IMF gives Sh28b loan to support Kenya’s budget

Reading Time: 2 minutes International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved Kenya’s $235.6 million (Sh27.96b) loan facility to shore up its budgetary needs amid efforts […]

Safaricom, Visa open gate to global e-commerce market 

Reading Time: 2 minutes Safaricom and Visa, global leader in digital payments, have joined forces to open the global e-commerce market to Kenya’s unbanked […]

Wakiaga leaves manufacturers’ caucus with her head held high

Reading Time: 5 minutes Phyllis Wakiaga, the CEO who became the face of the Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) when the Covid-19 pandemic struck, […]

Bill Gates’ Internet predictions come true at Saudi tech forum

Reading Time: 2 minutes Fred Aminga in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Microsoft founder Bill Gates wrote way back in January 1996 an essay dubbed “Content […]

Hope for local startups as Saudi Arabia unveils $6.4b tech push

Reading Time: 3 minutes Kenyan investors and government can tap the growing appetite for technology prowess in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) […]

Jambojet starts direct flights to Goma, DRC

Reading Time: 2 minutes BUSINESS: Jambojet made its maiden flight to Goma in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in a move set […]

Anxiety in the air as company hired for cheap gas plan folds

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenyans can kiss goodbye to the dreams of affordable gas scheme after the firm   awarded the multi-billion gas cylinder […]

Inside Yatani’s Sh3.6 trillion spending plan

Reading Time: 3 minutes The National Treasury yesterday tabled in Parliament a summary Kenya’s most ambitious Sh3.63 trillion budget for the year 2021/22. The […]