Briefings

Resilient East African economies to enjoy sustained economic growth

Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda, the regions’ economic powerhouses are enjoying a period of significant economic growth – their Gross Domestic Products are forecast...

Enterprise

Making it big in software business

BY VICTOR ADAR Believe it or not, what you study matters. That’s why, in pursuit of your career, it is better to look at the...

APC’s key competitive advantages and growth opportunities

BY ANTONY MUTUNGA Who is Africa Plantation Capital after nearly three years of operation in East Africa region? Africa Plantation Capital Ltd was incorporated back in...

Politics

Money

Budget incentives laudable but undertake fiscal prudence

This year’s Budget Speech had its main focus on the “Big Four Agenda”. Accordingly, a lot of allocations went to health, housing, food security...

The long and short of Rotich’s budget

BY ANTONY MUTUNGA Last month the government was once again at a crucial point as the 2017/2018 financial year was coming to an end. As...

More African companies fall victim to financial crime

Africa has a higher percentage of companies affected by fraud, theft, money laundering or other financial crimes than the global average, according to a...

Property

How NPLs, over supply, rate caps are affecting Kenya’s property market

BY KOSTA KIOLEOGLOU According to the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) report released last month, real estate contributed the most to May’s increase in the...

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