Kenya

Boda Boda operators hit by financial crisis

• Last year financial institutions reviewed their repayment schedules •Loans repayment affected by pandemic

Insurance sector thrives in Covid as premiums hit Sh232bn

Claims incurred under the general insurance business slightly dropped to Sh57.3 billion.

Forex reserves up Sh90bn as IMF loan hits treasury accounts

Receipts from agricultural exports and diaspora remittances might have also pushed up the reserve.

Shilling hits 9 month high, signals expected decrease in cost of living

The country's import dependent economy always feels pressure if there is a sudden rise in cost of various imported goods

Weathering the pandemic and growing the manufacturing sector

KAM says the sector has proved to be resilient.

KPA readies for first ship at Lamu Port, equipping facility

The country's second major sea port is set for operationalisation in June

WorldRemit founder commits $500million to philanthropy

Dr. Ismail Ahmed, the founder and chairman has committed his own wealth

Language learning applications

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EAC eyes deals at upcoming Germany trade fair

This year's Hannover trade fair kicks off next week Monday.

Tea auction prices drop to lowest this year

Fetches an average $1.81 per kilo at this week's auction.

Eat'N'Go enters Kenya with Domino’s , Cold Stone acquisition

Targets to have 180 stores across Africa by end of this year.

Absa rolls out tap to pay service

The lender has lunched a new vertical card.

What you should know about IMF facilities

Social media pressure by Kenyans forced the international lender to give a detailed explanation on the facility

Agents crucial to digital insurance success– AAR

They remain a key link between insurers and customers.

Tribunal upholds KRA's position in Sh1.2bn case

Says notice of tax investigations not appealable decision

IDinsight appoints East Africa regional director

It has picked Frida Njogu-Ndongwe for the position.

Stop protecting own carriers, open Africa's skies – Balala

He has renewed calls for implementation of the Yamoussoukro Decision.