Author: Steve Umidha

Kenya still a top ‘illicit tax haven’

Reading Time: 3 minutes Kenya is still among leading tax havens in Africa despite its improved global ranking according to the latest Financial Secrecy […]

Real estate sector breathes post-election sigh of relief

Reading Time: 2 minutes Property developers have expressed confidence that the once vibrant real estate sector will spring back to life sooner than later […]

Kenya’s exports ‘rose 17pc to hit Sh660b in 2021’

Reading Time: 2 minutes Value of Kenyan exports increased by 17 per cent in 2021 to hit Sh666.7 billion compared to Sh567.4 billion in […]

Auto industry optimistic despite poor August sales

Reading Time: < 1 minute MARKET: New vehicle sales were almost flat in August, pointing to a difficult period for auto dealers, a move occasioned […]

Experts caution against relaxing Ks1M cash cap

Reading Time: 3 minutes The directive to have rules relaxed for reporting bank transactions above Sh1 million, is a recipe for illicit financial dealings […]

Insurance industry pays 1.9m claims in Q2, 2022

Reading Time: 2 minutes Insurance industry paid 1.9 million claims  in the second quarter of 2022, a 6.3 per cent increase compared to the […]

Kenya-Re mulling continental expansion

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenya Reinsurance Corporation (Kenya-Re) is seeking to expand its underwriting business across the African market as part of its growth […]

Inflation shakes up household’s spending habits

Reading Time: 3 minutes Cost of living concerns hit fever pitch in July when overall inflation rate reached 8.3 per cent with millions of […]