Trading and commerce news from Kenya


Kenya , Friday 25 May 2018

Financial News Kenya: CBK apprehensive about bloc chain technologies - Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

News channel or source: http://www.kbc.co.ke/cbk-apprehensive-bloc-chain-technologies/
Publication date: uesday 22 May 2018

Kenya Broadcasting CorporationCBK apprehensive about bloc chain technologiesKenya Broadcasting CorporationFinancial stability risks as well as being conduit for illicit financing among others are the main reasons why the Central Bank of Kenya – CBK is yet to ful...

Financial News Kenya: Financial institutions knocking on CBK's door for blockchain approval – Dr. Njoroge - Capital FM Kenya

News channel or source: https://www.capitalfm.co.ke/business/2018/05/financial-institutions-knocking-cbks-door-blockchain-approval-dr-njoroge/
Publication date: uesday 22 May 2018

Capital FM KenyaFinancial institutions knocking on CBK's door for blockchain approval – Dr. NjorogeCapital FM KenyaCryptocurrencies and forex online trading are among the many alternative investment schemes which have been gaining currency in Kenya, across t...

Financial News Kenya: Is digital currency trade shady? | The Star, Kenya - The Star, Kenya

News channel or source: https://www.the-star.co.ke/news/2018/05/23/is-digital-currency-trade-shady_c1762133
Publication date: uesday 22 May 2018

The Star, KenyaIs digital currency trade shady? | The Star, KenyaThe Star, KenyaDigital currencies are a strong indicator of illicit financing, Central Bank Governor Patrick Njoroge said yesterday, a position still held by Central Banks across the ...and more&n...

Financial News Kenya: Sex pest had victims' families in his pocket - The Standard

News channel or source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001281528/sex-pest-had-victims-families-in-his-pocket
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

The StandardSex pest had victims' families in his pocketThe StandardKilifi Child Protection Programme officer William Mganga, who testified in the trial from a location in Mombasa, said Morris lived in Leeds, England, and came to Kenya many years and befriende...

Financial News Kenya: Government seeks to tighten noose on shylocks :: Kenya - The ... - The Standard

News channel or source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001281504/government-seeks-to-tighten-noose-on-shylocks
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

The StandardGovernment seeks to tighten noose on shylocks :: Kenya - The ...The StandardShylocks and mobile lenders will soon be within the shooting range of regulators should a proposed law is approved. Through the Financial Markets Conduct ...and more &...

Financial News Kenya: Egypt, Kenya Volleyball teams arrive for Zone 5 qualifier - Independent

News channel or source: https://www.independent.co.ug/egypt-kenya-volleyball-teams-arrive-for-zone-5-qualifier/
Publication date: hursday 24 May 2018

IndependentEgypt, Kenya Volleyball teams arrive for Zone 5 qualifierIndependentShe also revealed that Rwanda and Sudan pulled out because of financial challenges. “We shall now have Uganda, Kenya and Egypt competing,” added Namanda. The qualifier was initially...

Financial News Kenya: Retain rates cap law: Icpak - The Standard

News channel or source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001281576/retain-rates-cap-law-icpak
Publication date: hursday 24 May 2018

The StandardRetain rates cap law: IcpakThe StandardThe umbrella body for certified accountants in Kenya has opposed plans to review the interest rates cap law, saying the challenges that led to its introduction have not been addressed. The Institute of ... It will...

Financial News Kenya: Treasury avoids dealing with rate cap in draft law - Citizen TV (press release)

News channel or source: https://citizentv.co.ke/business/treasury-avoids-dealing-with-rate-cap-in-draft-law-201518/
Publication date: hursday 24 May 2018

Citizen TV (press release)Treasury avoids dealing with rate cap in draft lawCitizen TV (press release)Kenya's Treasury avoided mentioning a cap on commercial-bank lending rates in a draft law on the conduct of the financial sector that was published for public...

Financial News Kenya: Accountants propose Sh10m fine for ICPAK members involved in - Daily Nation

News channel or source: https://www.nation.co.ke/business/Accountants-propose-Sh10m-fine-for-ICPAK-members/996-4577606-rwo8amz/index.html
Publication date: hursday 24 May 2018

Daily NationAccountants propose Sh10m fine for ICPAK members involved inDaily NationTreasury chief administrative secretary Nelson Gaichuhie (centre) and Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya chairman Julius Mwatu (right) after opening of auditor'...

Financial News Kenya: G7 Summit: Kenya's connection, gains and prospects - Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

News channel or source: http://www.kbc.co.ke/g7-summit-kenyas-connection-gains-prospects/
Publication date: hursday 24 May 2018

Kenya Broadcasting CorporationG7 Summit: Kenya's connection, gains and prospectsKenya Broadcasting CorporationIn 1975, Heads of State and Government of the six leading industrial countries met for the first time to discuss global economy as the world reeled fr...

Financial News Kenya: Kenyan firm clinches deal to digitise Zimbabwe bank - Business Daily (press release) (blog)

News channel or source: https://www.businessdailyafrica.com/corporate/companies/Kenyan-firm-clinches-deal-to-digitise-Zimbabwe/4003102-4575410-q1kl4b/index.html
Publication date: uesday 22 May 2018

Business Daily (press release) (blog)Kenyan firm clinches deal to digitise Zimbabwe bankBusiness Daily (press release) (blog)A Kenyan based global software company has secured a contract to digitise the operations of a Zimbabwean commercial bank. Software Group, w...

Financial News Kenya: EA banks dominate 2018 African Banker Awards - The New Times

News channel or source: http://www.newtimes.co.rw/business/ea-banks-dominate-2018-african-banker-awards
Publication date: uesday 22 May 2018

The New TimesEA banks dominate 2018 African Banker AwardsThe New TimesThe CEO of Equity Group Holdings Plc in Kenya, James Mwangi, won Banker of the Year. His bank has seen impressive growth through a series of innovations and diversified investment channels away ...

Financial News Kenya: Pakistani Banker Ali Allawala Becomes CEO of Standard Chartered Malaysia - RS-NEWS

News channel or source: https://www.researchsnipers.com/pakistani-banker-ali-allawala-becomes-ceo-of-standard-chartered-malaysia/
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

RS-NEWSPakistani Banker Ali Allawala Becomes CEO of Standard Chartered MalaysiaRS-NEWSA Pakistani Banker Ali Allawala has been appointed Standard Chartered Bank Saadiq CEO in Malaysia. Ali Allawala has more than 22 years of experience in banking sector. He has wor...

Financial News Kenya: East African Banks dominate 2018 African Banker Awards ... - The African Business Fortune (press release) (blog)

News channel or source: https://www.theafricanbusinessfortune.com/banking-finance/east-african-banks-dominate-2018-african-banker-awards/
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

The African Business Fortune (press release) (blog)East African Banks dominate 2018 African Banker Awards ...The African Business Fortune (press release) (blog)This is the first time the African Banker Awards take place in South Korea, more precisely in the port ci...

Financial News Kenya: Interview with Mr. KC Li, Group Chairman and Mr. Andrew Bainbridge, Group CEO of SBM Holdings - International Banker

News channel or source: https://internationalbanker.com/banking/interview-with-mr-k-c-li-group-chairman-and-mr-andrew-bainbridge-group-ceo-of-sbm-holdings/
Publication date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

International BankerInterview with Mr. KC Li, Group Chairman and Mr. Andrew Bainbridge, Group CEO of SBM HoldingsInternational BankerSimon: Now the bank currently has presence in India, Madagascar and Kenya in addition to Mauritius. What are the strategic reasons ...