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Kenya records lowest inflation rate in 14 months

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya has recorded an inflation rate of 7.3 per cent for the month of July 2023, its lowest year-on-year inflation […]

926,100 jobs created in 2021 as economy grows 7.5pc

Reading Time: < 1 minute The economy grew by 7.5 per cent in 2021 as compared to a negative growth of 0.3 percent in 2020, […]

It’s time for business to step up climate action

Reading Time: 3 minutes By Judy Njino From changing weather patterns that imperil food production to rising sea levels that raise the risk of […]

Planning PS roots for timely, accurate data as gender sector statistical plan launched

Reading Time: < 1 minute State Department of Planning Principal Secretary Saitoti Torome has underscored the importance of accurate data saying organizations continue to produce […]

KNBS to release monthly inflation data tomorrow

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) has the rebased Consumer Price Index (CPI), Producer Price Index (PPI) and four […]

Brace yourself for hard times, analysts say

Reading Time: < 1 minute Increased cost of fuel and food hiked inflation rate to 6.27 per cent in February 2020 – the highest rate […]

Chebukati reveals why poll body denied KNBS key data

Reading Time: 2 minutes A tussle is brewing between the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) and the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) […]

Bamburi expects growth to rebound after rate caps era

Reading Time: 2 minutes A slowdown in the construction industry saw a dip in cement production last year but the sector is optimistic of […]

Heavy rains boost Kenya’s hydropower production

Reading Time: < 1 minute Unusually heavy rains in Kenya in the past few months have boosted hydropower generation and cut electricity prices, boosting the […]

Why Kenya’s economy grew slower than expected in Q3

Reading Time: 3 minutes Suppressed growth of manufacturing, transport, electricity and water supply sectors saw the country post reduced economic growth in the third […]