Kenya Deploys Hundreds of Security Forces Along Its Border

[Shabelle] Hundreds of Kenya’s national police reservists (NPR) and military forces have been deployed along Kenya’s border with Somalia on Tuesday in a bid to boost security.

[Shabelle] Hundreds of Kenya's national police reservists (NPR) and military forces have been deployed along Kenya's border with Somalia on Tuesday in a bid to boost security.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya’s Exports to Tanzania Up 28.5pc in First Five Months

[Citizen] Exports to Tanzania rose by the highest margin, outpacing other top buyers of Kenya’s goods in the first five months of the year, fresh statistics show, as trade relations begin to improve between the two states.

[Citizen] Exports to Tanzania rose by the highest margin, outpacing other top buyers of Kenya's goods in the first five months of the year, fresh statistics show, as trade relations begin to improve between the two states.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Future of Kenya’s Small Banks Murky as Bigger Rivals Swoop on Projects

[East African] Kenya is looking for strong banks that are capable of withstanding shocks to finance large infrastructure projects, a move that has left the future of about 20 small banks hanging in the balance.

[East African] Kenya is looking for strong banks that are capable of withstanding shocks to finance large infrastructure projects, a move that has left the future of about 20 small banks hanging in the balance.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya Banks Ask Court for Respite Over Treasury Taxes

[East African] Kenyan businesses and lobbies have moved to court to block the implementation of some tax proposals unveiled in the Finance Bill, 2018, putting in doubt Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich’s efforts to increase revenue collections to…

[East African] Kenyan businesses and lobbies have moved to court to block the implementation of some tax proposals unveiled in the Finance Bill, 2018, putting in doubt Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich's efforts to increase revenue collections to finance the $30 billion 2018/19 budget.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Brokers Hand Over NSE to Foreigners as Falling Returns Keep Kenyans Away

[East African] Kenyan stockbrokers have relinquished the ownership of the Nairobi Securities Exchange to foreigners after local investors snubbed the shares following diminishing returns from the country’s stockmarket.

[East African] Kenyan stockbrokers have relinquished the ownership of the Nairobi Securities Exchange to foreigners after local investors snubbed the shares following diminishing returns from the country's stockmarket.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Uchumi Pins Its Hopes on Franchises

[East African] Struggling Kenyan retail chain Uchumi Supermarkets is banking on the sale of a $30 million plot of land in Kasarani, Nairobi and franchising of some of its branches as its only hope of staying open after the government ruled out injectin…

[East African] Struggling Kenyan retail chain Uchumi Supermarkets is banking on the sale of a $30 million plot of land in Kasarani, Nairobi and franchising of some of its branches as its only hope of staying open after the government ruled out injecting more money into the company.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Alarm as Kenya’s Trade Gap Increases to U.S.$5 Billion

[East African] Kenya’s trade deficit nearly hit Ksh500 billion ($5billion) in the first five months of the year, official statistics show, signalling pressure on the shilling and slowing down growth in new jobs.

[East African] Kenya's trade deficit nearly hit Ksh500 billion ($5billion) in the first five months of the year, official statistics show, signalling pressure on the shilling and slowing down growth in new jobs.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya