International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Fight on corruption is panacea to public debt crisis

Sheila Masinde        The decision by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to approve a $2.34 billion (Sh250 billion) […]

Kenya to borrow Sh1.3tr externally by June next year, IMF says

Kenya plans to borrow $12.4 billion (Sh1.34 trillion) between now and June 2022 from foreign sources, International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said. […]

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.

Kenya skips G-20 debt payment deal

Kenya failed to take advantage of a more comprehensive debt payment pause offered by the Paris Club and G20 despite […]

Why cashew nut farmers wallow in sordid poverty

Once the pride of the coast region economy, cashew nut farming is in sorry state, with farmers who depended on […]

Treasury in talks with IMF on Sh230b lending facility

John Otini and Reuters Kenya is discussing a $2.3 billion (Sh230 billion) lending programme with International Monetary Fund (IMF) for budgetary […]

Pandemic drives 25pc of Kenyans to mobile loans

At least 22 million Kenyans are struggling to pay bills or repay their loans due to the raging Coronavirus (Covid-19) […]

Central Bank built Sh100b war chest to survive virus

Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) grew its assets by Sh100 billion and increased its gold holdings ahead of the coronavirus […]

Kenya GDP upswing stuns International Monetary Fund

Bloomberg The International Monetary Fund will revise Kenya’s economic gross domestic product upwards this year from an earlier forecast for […]

Parliament launches probe into Corona donor funds

The National Assembly has launched investigations into how the government has spent billions of donor funds it received for the […]