Central Bank of Kenya (CBK)

Study: Small and medium enterprises lenders stare at bad loans

Lewis Njoka @LewisNjoka Banks that lend to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are at the highest risk of being negatively […]

Why Kenya is not about to force Covid-19 lockdown

Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) Governor Patrick Njoroge yesterday signalled that the government is not about to impose a lockdown […]

CBK policy body meets on back of pandemic to give guidance on economy

Zachary Ochuodho @zachuodho Central Bank Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meets today to decide whether to review its base lending rate, also […]

CBK transfers Sh7.4b nabbed after demonitisation to consolidated fund

The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) announces today, March 20, 2020, it transferred to the Government Consolidated Fund Sh7.39 related […]

CBK cushions borrowers from vagaries of scourge

Zachary Ochuodho and Seth Onyango The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) yesterday outlined a raft of measures to cushion medium-sized […]

Central banks seek to ease Covid-19 impact on economy

 Seth Onyango @SethManex Central banks across Africa are mulling a string of stimulus packages to cushion the region’s economies from […]

Telcos reduce tariffs in Covid-19 mitigation deal

Seth Onyango @SethManex Kenya has rolled a raft of measures to ensure the corporate sector streamlines operations to safeguard the […]

Central Bank of Kenya taps $100m to reserves

Zachary Ochuodho @PeopleDailyKe The value of the Kenyan shilling yesterday dropped by 0.88 per cent to 102.24 per dollar – […]

Why CBK is planning to purchase US dollars until June

Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has rolled out plans to buy up to USD 100 million (Sh10.44 billion) every month […]

Central Bank under pressure to weaken the shilling, boost trade

Zachary Ochuodho @zachuodho Economy experts have petitioned the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) to devalue the shilling to boost the […]