We are delighted to extend our fuel card services to Little [Cab] drivers and offer further discount benefits to them. This move is meant to improve their experience at KenolKobil service stations across the country.
Barclays Bank Kenya managing director Jeremy Awori said the company will launch a stock brokerage business to increase its revenue streams. The bank recently launched agency banking and said it is also exploring new products for its mobile banking services to woo more customers.
Setting up a business can be a daunting task. Finding the right location and setting up the working area or office is one of the most draining jobs – both physically and financially – for new entrepreneurs.
Central Bank of Kenya governor Patrick Njoroge is adamant the industry-wide base lending rate, and the Kenya Banks Reference Rate, should be re-worked to have an impact on the pricing of loans by commercial banks.
The Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Jubaland Chamber of Commerce and Industry – a business lobby group in Somalia – in a bid to enhance inter-regional business and boost job creation.
Farmers will now sell a 90kg bag of maize at a more profitable price of Sh3,000 up from the previous sh2,300. Deputy President William Ruto said on Friday that the new prices will be subject to a progressive review each year.
Bankers have partnered with the High Court’s Family, Commercial and Tax divisions to speed up resolution of a growing backlog of disputes valued at hundreds of billions of shillings through court-led mediation.
Microsoft has billed the NexTech forum as an opportunity to fast-track application of products and services tailored to meet Africa’s needs. The forum will also showcase market-ready world-class solutions from the African continent.