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RBA eye Big Four projects for growth

Steve Umidha @Umidhasteve Pension schemes in Kenya are banking on a rebound in local demand to spur profits and drive […]

Treasury mulls reforms to enhance insurance uptake

Steve Umidha @UmidhaSteve National Treasury in consultation with the Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA) is considering sweeping changes in the country’s […]

Fraud hits insurance firms hard

Steve Umidha @UmidhaSteve Fraud and forged claims continue to eat into profit margins of firms in the insurance sector, says […]

Private sector activities drop to 9-month low

Steve Umidha @UmidhaSteve Trade activities in Kenya’s private sector fell to a nine-month low in March with a slower pace […]

KRA mulls further tax base expansion to boost revenue

Steve Umidha @UmidhaSteve Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has disclosed plans to expand its tax base in order to yield more […]

IMF reaffirms Sh255b loan as protests grow

IMF reaffirms its commitment to a Sh255bn loan to Kenya to address debt vulnerabilities and bolster next phase of Covid-19 responses.

Illicit trade costs EAC economies billions in lost potential revenue

Steve Umidha @UmidhaSteve Illicit trade is burning billion-dollar holes in the East African Community (EAC) bloc, fuelled by weak border […]

Curfew: IRA assures on motor insurance covers

Steve Umidha @UmidhaSteve Association of Kenya Insurers (AKI) and Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA) have distanced themselves from the controversial statement […]