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10,000 Kenyan Bartenders to Receive World Class Training at New Diageo...

With bars' operating hours in Kenya restricted due to Covid-19 restrictions, many bartenders have been engaged in other activities even as others grapple with unemployment and wage cuts. It is expected that the program will offer them an opportunity to use the time on their hands to upgrade their skills to world-class standards, placing them in a good position to bounce back from the shocks of the pandemic.

Tea Prices Drop as High Volumes Persist

A global oversupply of the beverage coupled with market disruptions from the Covid-19 pandemic has seen prices continue on a downward trend for a third consecutive year.

KRA’s Voluntary Tax Disclosure Program to Improve Revenue Collection

The VDTP provides a platform for a taxpayer to disclose tax liabilities that were previously undisclosed to the Commissioner for the purpose of being granted relief of penalties and interest arising from the tax disclosed.

Betty Kyallo Returns to KTN in Long-Awaited TV Comeback, Turns Down...

In rejoining Standard, Kyallo is making a return to KTN, the station she quit for Mediamax-owned K24 in 2018. She left Mediamax in mid-2020 as the management engaged employees in a publicized, protracted battle over wage cuts due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Why Kenyans Are Snapping Up Centum’s Cascadia Apartments

Centum Chief Executive James Mworia asserted that the firm was keen on complimenting President Uhuru Kenyatta's affordable housing agenda. The Cascadia development includes one, two, and three bed roomed apartments, duplexes and town houses totaling 450 units, in 17 floors.

Uhuru’s Favourite TV Show? President Admits to Watching Selina [VIDEO]

Selina, the popular drama which airs on Maisha Magic East, got a major PR boost after President Uhuru Kenyatta admitted to watching it. Actor Pascal Tokodi defended himself after attracting criticism from a section of Kenyans, saying that he had 15 seconds with the President and simply wanted to promote his work.

Kenya’s Super Rich: 16 Billionaires Fall Off List After Covid-19 Hits...

The ranks of super-rich Kenyans with a net worth of more than $30 million (Sh3.3 billion) fell from 106 in 2019 to 90 in 2020, the Knight Frank Wealth Report has revealed. 16 Kenyans fell off the list as the Covid-19 pandemic and the economic shocks it occasioned saw most asset classes affected.

17,000 Jobs on Offer as Counties, EU Roll Out AgriBiz Program

The county governments and Kenya Climate Innovation Center (KCIC) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) aimed at accelerating the engagement of women and youth in agribusiness activities. Women and youth self help groups were called to apply after-which their portfolios are to be vetted.

Kikao64: Eldoret’s New Co-Working Space Excites Entrepreneurs [PHOTOS]

Kikao64's mission is to cultivate opportunities each new day for its community of individuals, businesses, startups and nonprofits to work, connect and thrive.

How Much Spotify Premium Will Cost You in Kenya

The service runs on a freemium model - with free and premium tiers. In the free tier, users have to put up with ad breaks when streaming their favorite music and podcasts. The premium tiers offer an ad-free experience, and unrestricted access to Spotify's global catalogue.