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Qatar Airways, Malaysia Airlines Sign MoU For Strategic Cooperation

Qatar Airways and Malaysia Airlines Berhad have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for strategic cooperation. The new agreement will see both airlines working...

JKUAT, Huawei Unveil Certification Program for Network Engineers

“Collaboration between the training institutions and the industry players is one of the key ways to provide graduates with quality knowledge and skills that will enable them take up all the opportunities in the ICT Industry,” she said, adding that globally, the firm intends to train and certify 150,000 Datacom engineers in the next three years to increase the size of the Datacom network talent ecosystem and shape the future of intelligent IP networks.

Kenyan Educȧtion Specialist Teresa Mbagaya Appointed Save The Children Director

Teresa Mbagaya, a Kenyan Educȧtion Specialist and principal of global impact investment firm Imaginable Futures, is among four new directors appointed to serve as...

Konza Technopolis Feted In The 2021 IASP Inspiring Solutions Programme

Konza Technopolis was ranked third in the 2021 International Association of Science Parks (IASP) Inspiring Solutions Program meant to recognise excellence within science parks...

Artists Await Skiza Tunes Billions as Copyright Bill Passes

It represents an increase from the 40% share artists currently receive. Artists' share of Skiza Tunes revenue was increased by Safaricom in August 2021 by a third from 30% to 40%.

CBK’s Nod to Crypto in New Payments Strategy

The strategy paints a picture of the evolution of payment systems in Kenya from the introduction of the first Automated Teller Machine (ATM) in Kenya in 1989 by Standard Chartered Bank at its Moi Avenue branch, to 2022 when mobile money and fintech rules the roost.

CBK Targets High M-Pesa Charges in Digital Currency Push

Mobile money services in Kenya, such as M-Pesa, Airtel Money, Equitel and T-Kash now face an onslaught by proposed Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC)....

No Laughing Matter: Young TV Station Snatches Popular Comedy Show From...

In what reads like a David verses Goliath duel, NTV, one of the big four TV stations in Kenya has lost the battle for Churchill Show, arguably the most popular stand-up comedy in Kenya

Raila Gets Major Boost From The UAE Royal Family On His...

Early this month, Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) Party Leader Raila Odinga flew to India where he had taken his daughter Rosemary Odinga for an eye...

Time To Remit Some Love And Care To Diaspora Kenyans

February marks the annual observance of Black History Month in the US and Canada. Black History Month began in the US in the 1970s...