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Kenya is the biggest economy in East Africa and most watched in sub-Saharan Africa, being the regional business hub. BT brings you comprehensive coverage of the various economic sectors.

New Style Of Milk Production Makes Dairy Farming More Profitable

A new government report, done by the Kenya Dairy Board, has offered hope in a sector that has been a constant pain for farmers due to lower prices of milk caused by a glut in the market during the rainy season which takes the most of part of the year. According to the report, revenues from milk has improved by 3 per cent over the past five years, a significant growth in an industry that has just know price declines and losses.

Moyale One Stop Border Post Set to Boost Kenya-Ethiopia Trade [PHOTOS]

Moyale is the only gazetted border crossing point between Ethiopia and Kenya. A fully functional OSBP is expected to reduce the border crossing time by at least 30 percent, to enable faster movement of cargo and people.

Youth In Agriculture To Get Sh1.5M Each Under ENABLE Kenya Project

ENABLE Kenya, funded by both the Government of Kenya and the African Development Bank (AfDB), seeks to build the capacity of 10,000 Kenyan young people involved in agribusiness to enable them create employment opportunities for 50,000 others. Besides training and capacity building, a large proportion of the Ksh2.2 billion ENABLE Kenya kitty will be disbursed to beneficiaries as interest-free loans amounting to Ksh500 million to finance startups, and Ksh900 million in low interest credit for existing youth enterprises.

Kenya Transitioning to a Circular Economy: KEPSA Report

Now more than ever, we must address the global challenges posed by the current linear economy, according to the report. This will reduce pressure on natural resources and will create sustainable growth and green jobs. It

CBK Retains Benchmark Rate At 7%, Signaling Economic Recovery

Central Bank Rate: The Central Bank of Kenya has retained its benchmark rate at 7%, signaling confidence in the prevailing monetary policy as the...

Hourly Train Rides for Nairobi Commuters After New DMUs Arrive

KRC aims to build new stations in areas including Buru Buru, Pipeline, Umoja, Githurai, Donholm and expand services to outskirts and satellite towns including Ongata Rongai, Kiserian, Ngong, Kiambu, Ruai and Kangemi as well as Thika, Limuru and Lukenya.

Investigations Expose Bread Manufacturers’ Dangerous Practices in Kenya

Five remedial orders were issued against the rogue bread manufacturers. CAK promised to undertake spot-checks to ensure manufacturers complied with regulatory standards.

Long-Awaited Lamu Port Goes Full Steam Ahead

The Lamu Port officially opened for business on 20th May 2021 after President Uhuru Kenyatta unveiled its first berth and promised to launch two others...

Experts Take on Tax Measures Proposed In Finance Bill 2021

Deloitte today released its analysis of the Finance Bill 2021, taking a deep dive into the proposed measures, the persons to be affected and,...

EAC and Germany Sign Two Agreements For $65 Million

EAC and Germany: The East African Community and the Federal Republic of Germany have signed two Government Agreements, paving the way for the implementation...