Saturday, March 25, 2017
BY PAUL OGEMBA On July 10, the newest lottery firm in Kenya launched its entry into the betting craze through an expensive entertainment function across seven counties. Dubbed “It is Big”, the Pambazuka National Lottery (PNL) boasts of being East Africa’s...
By Antony Mutunga The World Bank last December forecasted a rise in the Kenyan economy from 5.6% to 6% in 2016. Tourism, trade and infrastructure are identified as the important players that will attract more investors to our shores. Even...
As part of its drive to enhance the positioning of Kenya as a premier investment destination, the Capital Markets Authority (CMA) has launched international certification standards for practitioners in the capital markets industry. The launch is the product of the...
By Kenyatta Otieno There was a story online on the raging debate on who is the best between FC Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Real Madrid’s Christiano Ronaldo. The writer reduced the debate to difference in choice when it comes to...
Kenyans still prefer the good old laptop when it comes to hotel searches, accounting for 59% of traffic to the website as compared to the 37% mobile sourced traffic and a meager 4% logging to the travel platform through...
BY ROWAN BENN Importing a car is no longer the preserve of the super-rich. NIC Bank has recently launched import finance in Kenya with their supply partners MHH International.  They have recognised that consumers want to benefit from the highly...
By Dr Kellen Kiambati Emotional intelligence (EI) is the ability to understand and manage your own emotions, and those of the people around you. People with a high degree of emotional intelligence know what they are feeling, what their emotions...
BY NBM WRITER Eveready East Africa Limited, once the region’s leading manufacturer of dry cell batteries, is undergoing a complete DNA change that is replacing its energy business with fast-moving consumer goods. This is part of its five-year diversification strategy aimed...
Internet users up The number of Internet subscribers stood at 13.1 million as at December 2013 compared to 11.9 million in July-September 2013   According to the second quarterly sector statistics report for the year 2013-14 released by the Communication Commission...
BY LUKE MULUNDA The government plans to sell off debt-ridden Panpaper factory for Sh900 million. Pan African Paper Mills, East Africa’s largest paper manufacturer, is to be sold to Rai Group, according to the deal reached between the timber merchant...