The Kenyan Shilling has strengthened further
against the U.S Dollar amid subdued demand for the dollar.
Year-on-year inflation rose to 5.9 percent in March from 5.78 percent a month earlier.
to the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics, prices of food and non-alcoholic
drinks, which makes up a
By CGTN | Global trade is set to grow by eight percent in 2021, the World Trade Organization (WTO) said Wednesday, stressing that the route out of the coronavirus crisis rested on the rapid rollout of vaccines.
The predicted bounce-back in global merchandise trade by
The High Court in Dar es Salaam sentenced a couple to life
in jail on March 31, after they were found guilty of drug trafficking.
The sentence was handed by Judge Elinaza Luvanda after listening to the defence and
the state, saying that the court had found the
Africa has tightened measures to curb the spread of COVID-19 as part of its
level one lockdown restrictions.
the nation on Tuesday on developments in the country’s response to the COVID-19
pandemic, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced a ban on the sale of alcohol for
off-site consumption ahead of the
Brazil’s Central Bank has cleared the way for Facebook’s
WhatsApp messaging service to let its users send each other funds using the
visa Inc and Mastercard card networks.
“We are making the final preparations to have payments on
WhatsApp available in Brazil as soon as possible,” the company
is weighing options for its bottling business in Africa, including a sale or
initial public offering.
According to a report by Bloomberg, the soft drinks giant holds 66.5 percent of Coca-Cola beverages in Africa and is speaking with potential advisers about its exit options.
By CGTN | New York state lawmakers passed a bill Tuesday legalizing recreational marijuana, with Governor Andrew Cuomo saying he would sign it into law.
New York will join 14 other US states and the District of
Columbia in permitting cannabis use after the bill was backed
Sunday school sessions and madrassa classes have been
indefinitely suspended with immediate effect in Mombasa County as part of new
measures to contain the spread of coronavirus in the coastal county.
county’s emergency response committee on COVID-19 co-chaired by Mombasa Governor
Hassan Joho and Mombasa County Commissioner Gilbert Kitiyo said
Fresh Produce Consortium is proposing linking of exporters to markets in a bid
to balance the trade deficit between Kenya and Korea.
In a virtual forum held on Tuesday, the consortium chief executive Kisegere Ojepat engaged with the Kenyan Ambassador to South Korea Mwende Mwinzi and
Konza Technopolis will soon have a state-of-the-art security centre, marking the beginning of a major milestone in setting the standards for policing in Kenya and in the region.
Cabinet Secretary Dr. Fred Matiangí and his Information Communication Technology
and Innovation Counterpart, Joe Mucheru presided over the ground-breaking