Economists have revised their view of Kenya's economy, owing to slower growth, high inflation and political uncertainty ahead of the August 8 elections.
Lack of trust in buying goods online has been cited as one of the reasons for the current low penetration of e-commerce in the country.
Nearly half of Kenyans are poor and cannot afford a decent lifestyle, according to a new study by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS).
It is facing billions of dollars in liabilities over its defective air bags, which have been linked to at least 17 deaths worldwide.
The services are in high demand from manufacturers, retailers, disaster and health sector players who are looking for cost-effective and efficient transport solutions.
Regional dairy processor Brookside Dairy has called for the establishment of a national strategic reserve of conserved animal feed.
Kenya has won the top award for innovation at the just-concluded Africa Public Service Day (APSD) in Kigali, Rwanda.
Retirement Benefits Authority (RBA) has proposed radical reforms in the pensions industry that could see employees stopped from accessing their pension contributions before retirement altogether.
The company is asking for a $5-million grant from the state, which could help offset the cost to roads and infrastructure improvements that would be needed.
Highlights at the close Monday at world financial market trading.
S&P/TSX Composite Index _ 15,316.02, down 3.54 points
Dow _ 21,409.55, up 14.79 points
S&P 500_ 2,439.07, up 0.77 of a poi
The average value for the Canadian dollar on Monday was 75.54 cents US, up 0.17 of a cent from Friday.
The U.S. dollar was at C$1.3238, down 0.30 of a cent.
The Seattle-based online retail giant Amazon.com is planning to build a new facility in Romulus
Bringing related agencies under one roof in Jackson would also allowed for savings through shared services, PEER report says.
Foreign investments are the safest and most rational means for Cyprus to achieve economic stability and viable growth, President Nicos Anastasiades said on Monday during the International Inve
Roadkill Nights showcases legal drag racing, a car show, festival events and rides in Dodge muscle cars.
FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - RCMP in northern Alberta stepped in when some ducklings ran afoul of a Fort McMurray sewer over the weekend.
Police say they got a call about the ...
Madison County District Attorney Michael Guest, flanked by County Attorney Pamela Hancock, discusses the next steps in the case of three men charged in the kidnapping and shooting death of 6-year-old
Canada Bond yields for Monday as of 4 p.m. (previous day in brackets):
One-month: 0.53% (0.56%)
Three-month: 0.66% (0.60%)
Six-month: 0.71% (0.67%)
One-year: 0.85% (0.85%)
Two-year: 0.903% (0.898
Prescribing opioids could have greater legal ramifications.
VANCOUVER - A Crown attorney says a British Columbia man's online communications show he repeatedly harassed his ex-wife and even resorted to using their teenage son as a pawn.
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The premier Pacific Northwest destination restaurant is canceling its "stage" apprenticeship program following an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor — one that has implications for high-en
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The legal battle over the alcohol industry’s exclusive rights to distribute marijuana in Nevada will continue, but it won’t affect plans to begin the first recreational
Boecore has received a $93 million contract to provide support for the Shared Early Warning System operated by the U.S. Air Force Space Command.
A man has been charged following a shooting at a gas station at the Walmart in south Jackson.
MONTREAL - Ottawa and Quebec have announced plans to invest $57.5 million over five years to continue to work together for a healthy St. Lawrence River.
The partnership will allow 38 ...
Utilities led U.S. stocks mostly higher in midday trading Monday as falling bond yields made high-dividend companies more attractive to income-seeking investors.
Apple is leasing a small fleet of cars from Hertz Global Holdings to test self-driving technology, an agreement that echoes a larger deal between competitors Alphabet Inc. and Avis Budget Group Inc. T
Nintendo will launch the console on Sept. 29 with 21 pre-installed classic games
America's railroad is turning to an airline industry veteran to lead it through a summer of reckoning for congested tracks and crumbling infrastructure. Amtrak on Monday named former Delta Air Lines c
Coming out of the recession, there was an increase in subprime auto loans, but that was a case of the market returning to normal. Now that we're back in more normal times, auto lenders have returned t
TORONTO - The case of a nurse who murdered eight seniors in long-term care homes in Ontario will be examined in a public inquiry.
The Ontario government announced Monday it is ...
(Reuters) - The S&P 500 and the Dow were slightly higher on Monday but gains were muted by a fall in technology stocks which nudged the Nasdaq lower as investors turned to more defensive sectors.
VICTORIA - British Columbia's Liberals are bracing for defeat on Thursday after 16 years in office, but they first want to reform the province's campaign finance laws as a final ......