Aug 30, 2014

More business incubators needed to create local jobs

Kenya needs to establish more business incubation centres to nurture young entrepreneurs who can become tomorrow’s Chief Executive Officers (CEOs). This need was underlined when, during […]
Aug 29, 2014

Micro-lender to disburse loans in six hours

Micro-finance institutions in Kenya are stepping up efforts to entice new customers by reducing loan approval process, which normally takes two weeks. Consequently, a tripartite partnership […]
Aug 28, 2014

Global firm to lead Equity Bank’s transformation strategy

Equity Bank has appointed global consulting firm, McKinsey to drive its 3.0 strategy of acquiring more customers than any other commercial bank in Kenya. The strategy […]
Aug 28, 2014

Insurers now cast their net wider for growth

The insurance industry has announced a subdued pre-tax profit of KES 18bn in 2013 and identified low income earners, the energy, real-estate and infrastructure sectors to […]