National Treasury Cabinet Secretary Ukur Yatani

Plan to cap debt at 55pc of GDP raises concerns

Reading Time: 2 minutes The government has proposed to peg its borrowing on the gross domestic product (GDP) amid concerns that the move may […]

Hurdles scaled in bits for Thursday budget speech

Reading Time: 3 minutes Presentation of this year’s Budget Estimates will proceed on Thursday as planned after Parliament and the National Treasury reached a […]

Budget: Treasury told to embrace fiscal discipline

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenya must maintain prudent fiscal discipline and accountability of public finances to enable funding of the 2022/23 budget set to […]

Two main bills likely to derail Budget Speech

Reading Time: 4 minutes Reading of this year’s national Budget set for April 7 hangs in the balance after Parliament wrote to National Treasury […]

Bank profits set to soar in economic recovery

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenya’s financial sector earnings are expected to rise in 2022 on a projected 6 per cent economic growth run and […]

Relief for KQ staff as MPs grant Yatani’s tax request

Reading Time: 2 minutes National Treasury Cabinet Secretary Ukur Yatani will now exempt 187 employees of Kenya Airways from paying income tax on their […]

House committee approves KQ tax-free send-off appeal

Reading Time: 2 minutes A parliamentary committee has asked lawmakers to approve a request by National Treasury Cabinet Secretary Ukur Yatani seeking to exempt […]

Lusaka calls meeting to discuss conduct of senior State officials

Reading Time: 2 minutes Senate Speaker Kenneth Lusaka will tomorrow convene a sitting of the Procedure and Rules Committee to  discuss claims by senators […]

Kenya’s trade value falls to Sh2.3tr on Covid-19 shocks

Reading Time: 2 minutes The value of trade between Kenya and its key business partners dropped to Sh2.3 trillion in 2020 from Sh2.4 trillion […]

Address hurdles facing industrialists, State told

Reading Time: 2 minutes Treasury’s intention to leverage the manufacturing sector in a post Covid-19 pandemic economic recovery plans could come a cropper after […]