International Monetary Fund (IMF)

IMF push for tenderers to list company owners

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenya will start publishing the beneficial owners of companies awarded State tenders, yielding to pressure from the International Monetary Fund […]

IMF advises poor countries on how to tame high cost of living

Reading Time: 2 minutes The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has advised developing countries to prioritise spending and raising revenues to tame the ballooning cost […]

IMF expresses concern over Kenya’s export performance

Reading Time: 2 minutes Lack of a vibrant export philosophy continues to stymie growth in the value of the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) […]

IMF pushes for more funds in war against Covid-19 in Africa

Reading Time: 2 minutes International Monetary Fund (IMF) has stepped up its support to African countries as they steer their economies through the Covid-19 […]

Institute of Economic Affairs says Kenya’s debt made worse by Covid-19 pandemic

Reading Time: 2 minutes Public debt rose to a near all-time high globally with Kenya’s rising 23 per cent in 2021 as concerns abound […]

Healthcare win as hospital evacuates DRC national for treatment

Reading Time: 3 minutes Kenya’s recent ranking among the countries with  most improved  health systems in Africa in the year 2020 after South Africa […]

Why Raila settled for Governor Ndiritu to lead his Azimio

Reading Time: 3 minutes The appointment of Laikipia Governor Ndiritu Muriithi as head of Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leader Raila Odinga’s campaign board has […]

How foreign mining firms cheat Africa out of billions

Reading Time: 3 minutes International Monetary Fund (IMF) has raised a red flag over tax avoidance by foreign mining companies doing business in Africa, […]

Kenya receives Sh32.2b loan from IMF after review

Reading Time: < 1 minute International Monetary Fund (IMF) will immediately release $28.5 million (Sh32 billion) to Kenya following a successful review of its three-year […]

WB chief decries tragic reversal in development amid pandemic

Reading Time: 2 minutes World Bank Group President David Malpass has said Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic is pushing up poverty and debt levels in low-income […]