Author: John Otini

CBK raises policy rate to 8.25pc to manage inflation

Reading Time: 2 minutes Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has raised the policy interest rates from 7.5 per cent to 8.25 per cent to […]

DP warns envoys who fail to get new markets

Reading Time: 2 minutes The government is seeking to boost its search for international markets by giving ambassadors targets to deliver on, Deputy President […]

Safaricom faces renewed M-Pesa spin-off pressure

Reading Time: 3 minutes Calls for the spin-off of M-Pesa from its parent company, Safaricom have grown louder after the fintech company nearly topped […]

Daunting task facing new Energy Cabinet Secretary

Reading Time: 2 minutes Energy Cabinet Secretary nominee Davis Chirchir faces an uphill task due to a leadership gap in the power sector following […]

Kenya eyes return to Eurobond to avert cash crunch

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya will be looking to return to the Eurobond markets soon to cure the cash crunch at the Treasury due […]

Oil brands KEBS suspended still in supermarkets

Reading Time: 3 minutes Cooking oil brands suspended oil products by the Kenya Bureau of Standards (Kebs) were still on shelves of retail stores […]

How global rates surge stifles trade

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has revealed that a surge in interest rates in the developed world is making […]

KMRC picks capital markets veteran as new finance chief

Reading Time: < 1 minute A veteran of the capital markets, and former Manager for Corporate Approvals at Capital Markets Authority (CMA) Nyale Yanga, has […]