Kenya

BrighterMonday launches new way to recruit

Over the next four weeks, the firm is looking to partner with new and existing employers

Going digital, saving grace for Posta Kenya–ICT CAS

The corporation has identified the importance of technology by developing new ground-breaking products

Yatani adjusts 2020/21 budget as financial year closes

Cuts recurrent expenditure.

Treasury to raid gamblers, bodabodas to fund Sh3.6 trillion

Yatani imposes a 20 per cent excise duty on betting,

What people had to say on the 2021/22 budget

Overall, there are some Kenyans who felt that the Sh3.6trillion budget was underwhelming

Sacco fund to insulate depositors underway - PS

  • Sacco asset base jumped to Sh622 billion in 2020 compared to Sh530 billion in 2019
  • Some of the ...

Big Four agenda not achievable by end of Uhuru tenure—MPs

The president's agenda has been allocated Sh135.3 billion in the coming financial year

Boosting intra-African trade through AfCFTA

All African states, save for Eritrea, have signed up to the agreement.

Mumias Sugar is insolvent, receiver-manager breaks silence

The firm's liabilities are at Sh30.1 billion with tax obligation of over Sh10 billion

Budget committee calls for study on export markets

Outcome to help identify potential markets.

Set up fund to clear pending bills, Treasury told

This could be financed by a long-term bond.

Tame fiscal deficit

Treasury will seek to stimulate and expand a stalling economy

Treasury seeks powers to raise VAT without MPs' approval

Law currently requires that any VAT regulations are table in Parliament for approval before implementation

50,000 enterprises to benefit from digital skills

The programme is targeted at enhancing digital skills.

BIDCO Africa launches Planet Tangawizi

Planet Tangawizi is an additional brand in the Planet range of beverages already available in Kenyan market

Treasury exceeded ceiling in Sh3.66tr budget – MPs

This is mainly on an increased Consolidated Fund.

Kisumu port, rail gives hope to industries and regional trade

Local manufacturers optimistic the infrastructure will boost industrial growth.