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Kenyan aviation safety standard second best in Africa -ICAO

Kenyan aviation safety standard second best in Africa -ICAO

Africa-Press - Kenya. Kenyan aviation safety standard has been ranked best in East, Central and Southern Africa region in International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)...
Kenya among six states to pilot AfCFTA, lists 14 sectors for trade

Kenya among six states to pilot AfCFTA, lists 14 sectors for trade

Africa-Press - Kenya. Kenya has listed 14 merchandise and service sectors for trade under the African Continental Free Trade (AfCFTA), as it becomes among...
African economic blocs to meet in Kigali to explore AfCFTA opportunities

African economic blocs to meet in Kigali to explore AfCFTA opportunities

Africa-Press - Kenya. Business executives from different African trading blocs are set to meet in Kigali next week, to draw strategies through which they...
Kenya post-election business confidence high - survey

Kenya post-election business confidence high – survey

Africa-Press - Kenya. Business executives in Kenya are optimistic about growth prospect of their companies and the wider economy post election. According to the latest...
KAM says home hurdles will hurt Kenya in Africa trade deal

KAM says home hurdles will hurt Kenya in Africa trade deal

Africa-Press - Kenya. The business costs, bureaucratic policies and unfriendly regulations threaten to derail Kenya from tapping into the African market, local manufacturers now...
Global food price inflation likely to fall sharply in 2023-Fitch

Global food price inflation likely to fall sharply in 2023-Fitch

Africa-Press - Kenya. Global food price inflation may be close to a peak given the recent fall in agricultural commodity prices according to the...
Banks tax payment hit five-year high in 2021 -survey

Banks tax payment hit five-year high in 2021 -survey

Africa-Press - Kenya. Banks are likely to struggle to reach their 20202 tax contribution targets due to prevailing economic conditions, a new report has...
CMA fines former Chase Bank officials in Sh10bn bond scandal

CMA fines former Chase Bank officials in Sh10bn bond scandal

Africa-Press - Kenya. The Capital Markets Authority (CMA) has fined top officials of the defunct Chase Bank reporting accountants Deloitte and Touche over their...
Network coverage at 96.3% ahead of elections - CA

Network coverage at 96.3% ahead of elections – CA

Africa-Press - Kenya. Kenya's mobile network coverage is at 96.3 per cent compared to 78 per cent in the last election, the Communications Authority...
Banks tax contribution rose 24% to Sh129.52 bn in 2021

Banks tax contribution rose 24% to Sh129.52 bn in 2021

Africa-Press - Kenya. Banks in Kenya paid a total of Sh129.52 billion to KRA in tax in 2021 an increase of 24 per cent...