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The report, titled ?Embracing the Digital Revolution: Policies for Building the Digital Economy? says another 120,000 Kenyans have signed up with M-Tiba to pay for their healthcare services.
The firm provides customers with a broad range of services with flexible pick-up and delivery times. It started with freight forwarding before expanding into contract logistics and will now offer smal
To date, Samsung has launched 10 Digital Villages, 33 solar-powered Internet schools, 27 e-learning centres, 22 smart schools, 12 engineering academies and eight digital libraries across Africa. Mr Pa
Public Service, Youth and Gender Affairs Cabinet Secretary Sicily Kariuki said the concept has also contributed to the recent World Bank ranking that put Kenya at position 92 globally in the Ease of D
MILAN - A transition is underway in the Milan fashion scene, with new designers taking over traditional brands and younger creatives breaking out with their own labels. The changes are invigorating t
Firing a manager is close to an everyday occurrence but the decision by Leicester City to can the man that led the team to last season's Premier League title has been lambasted by fans and media acros
Jeffrey A. Zucker, the president of CNN, who once had a close rapport with President Trump, is shrugging off the White House’s vitriol toward his network.
Business Reporter The African Development Bank has committed about $26,5 million towards developmental projects for Zimbabwe. The projects are consistent with Government’s priorities enshrined in its
Business Reporters Retail giant TM/Pick n Pay has started identifying existing TM stores across the country to upgrade them into world class stores following the launch of a $25 million state of the a
Business Reporter ZIMBABWE’S largest financial services group by assets and deposits, CBZ Holdings Limited, saw its profit after tax for the year-ended December 31, 2016 decline 32 percent to $23,8 mi
Business Reporter STATE-owned Allied Timbers Zimbabwe is looking to team up with private investors to build up its harvesting capacity as it seeks to meet growing demand for timber products. The compa
Conrad Mwanawashe Bumper Harvest ZIMBABWE has vast tracts of arable land which must be put to use all year round. One way that Zimbabwe could ensure that all the arable land is exploited throughout th
Jeffrey Gogo Climate Story THE Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) is to spend millions of dollars acquiring specialised trap kits to control the spread of the fall armyworm, an invasive American
Back in 2009, discounts were high because the U.S. auto industry was desperate to dig itself out of a hole. Today is a mirror image. Discounts are high because volume is at a peak and the car companie
(Reuters) - London Stock Exchange Group Plc said on Sunday it believes the European Commission is unlikely to provide clearance for its merger with Deutsche Boerse AG after LSE's board concluded it
TORONTO - Sunrise Records is placing a major bet on Canadian music sales with plans to move into 70 retail spaces being vacated by HMV Canada. The Ontario-based music retail chain has negotiated new
HALIFAX - The 46th and final section of the decades-old Macdonald Bridge has been replaced, finishing the nearly two-year-long effort to redeck the suspension bridge spanning Halifax Harbour. The Mac
There are countless ways to save on car insurance. In this article I walk through how my family saved almost $2,000 a year by making some basic changes to our policy. It took less than an hour of time
In the 27th consecutive night of street protests in Bucharest, some 5,000 people created a “human” flag of the European Union, at 9.00 PM sharp, in Victoriei Square.  The organizers of the protest sai
OTTAWA - And then there were two. Ontario MP Charlie Angus officially entered the NDP leadership race Sunday — a competition that's expected to start heating up soon with a debate scheduled for next
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Slowing sales could cause shares of Harley-Davidson Inc. to decline after being on the rise for much of the past 12 months, according to a Barron's cover story dated Feb. 27.
After nine years as the TV home of the Champions League in the US Fox has lost the rights for the next three-year cycle starting in 2018. Turner Broadcasting and Univision are ponying up nearly $100M
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's first budget proposal will spare big social welfare programs such as Social Security and Medicare from any cuts, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline rose 2 cents nationally during the past two weeks, to $2.33. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg said Sunday that the sli
OTTAWA - It is indefensible that Health Canada has failed to register the opioid Tramadol under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, a drug-safety researcher says, noting the department explored m
ALGIERS (Reuters) - Algeria's Sonatrach wants to start offshore oil drilling and has begun discussions with U.S. operators Exxon Mobil Corp and Anadarko as well as Italy's Eni , a source at the stat
OTTAWA - Canada's immigration minister says he's not yet convinced a recent increase in the number of asylum seekers crossing the border illegally from the United States constitutes a growing trend, d
WASHINGTON (AP) — Administration officials say President Donald Trump has no plans to cut Social Security or Medicare. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told Fox News Channel’s “Sunday Mo
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Wendy’s says it plans to install self-ordering kiosks at about 1,000 locations by the end of the year. A typical location would have three kiosks, The Columbus Dispatch repo
The “stores” — trucks that sell snacks and small grocery items — used to hum through areas near public housing. But they’re an increasingly rare sight.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Pressure is building in Congress to take gray wolves in the western Great Lakes region and Wyoming off the endangered list, which would allow farmers to kill the animals if they th
NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung’s product showcase Sunday is notable for what’s missing: a new flagship phone. Instead, Samsung is spotlighting new Android and Windows tablets after delaying the
WHETHER entrepreneurs are just getting started or grappling with questions about sustaining their venture’s growth, there’s a world of advice available. The Cebuano entrepreneur Jonathan Jay Aldeguer
OTTAWA - There were "Make America Great Again" hats, there were signs with Donald Trump's name. There was a panel devoted exclusively to the topic of whether Trumpism could be exported to Canada, and
In its new advertising during the Oscars telecast on Sunday, Cadillac plans to veer from the pioneering path it has carved during this event over the last couple of years onto a road that's become inc
In its new advertising during the Oscars telecast on Sunday, Cadillac plans to veer from the pioneering path it has carved during this event over the last couple of years onto a road that's become inc
FOLLOWING its announcement of an initial public offering (IPO) this May, Cebu Landmasters Inc. (CLI) is gearing up for a stronger presence in the Visayas and Mindanao. Jose Soberano III, CLI president
JITTERS surfaced in the country’s business climate when the tough-talking President Rodrigo Duterte assumed captainship of the Philippine economy in 2016. Less than a year after, however, a local busi
THE rise of a market that demands more “experiential travel” has led a five-star resort in Mactan Island to launch new services that provide luxurious ways of experiencing Cebu and nearby destinations
CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian officials said Sunday they were inching closer to meeting all demands set by Russia on airport security to resume flights to Egypt, suspended after militants from a local affili
MANILA, Philippines -  The government released 95.9 percent of its P3.001 trillion budget to state agencies in 2016, the Department of Budget and Management
MANILA, Philippines -  PTT Philippines Corp., the local unit of Thailand’s largest petroleum company, has opened its coffee shop chain Café Amazon to local f
MANILA, Philippines -  Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi wants to convert the 650-megawatt (MW) Malaya Thermal Power Plant (TPP) in Rizal into a liquefied natura
MANILA, Philippines -  More companies are set to expand and hire additional workers in the second quarter amid the rebound in business optimism, results of a
MANILA, Philippines -  Multilateral lender International Monetary Fund (IMF) is confident the Philippine economy will continue to perform strongly as the cou
MANILA, Philippines -  The Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) is hopeful it will finally be able to merge the stock market with the Philippine Dealing and Excha
MANILA, Philippines -  US President Donald Trump’s immigration crackdown has been causing jitters in markets worldwide, and is expected to hit the Philippine
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines has escaped a possible blacklisting by the global body on anti-money laundering and terrorist financing despite getting
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines and Cambodia are looking to work together to research on rice in a bid to boost rice production in both countries.
MANILA, Philippines -  The Philippine Stock Exchange said it expects two to three companies undertaking their initial public offerings (IPO) in the first qua
MANILA, Philippines -  US President Donald Trump’s “America First” stance has consequences on the Philippine real estate sector — which has been driven large
MANILA, Philippines -  A Palawan and Sabah power transmission link was proposed during the Brunei Darussalam-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines East ASEAN Growth
MANILA, Philippines -  Eight out of the 10 security features of the Bureau of Internal Revenue’s (BIR) tax stamps have been compromised by counterfeiters, th
MANILA, Philippines -  If you do import and export trade transactions or planning trading of goods, it’s a must to master  the international commercial terms
MANILA, Philippines -  Environment Secretary Gina Lopez is failing to distinguish between personal advocacies and her role as the government’s chief environm
INDIANAPOLIS - The Indianapolis International Airport is in the planning stages of an effort to update its passenger terminal and campus. The Indianapolis Business Journal (http://bit.ly/2lDF7fZ ) re
PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) — The billionaire industrialist Charles Koch (KOHK’) and hair braider Jocelyn DoCouto (doh-KOO’-toh) have at least one thing in common. They are both part of a nation
FOLLOWING the success of its first five mid-rise buildings, homegrown property developer Escandor Development Corp. (Esdevco) is up for building its expansion development, the Enclaves Tower in Davao
THE Fisheries sector welcomed the move of Agriculture secretary Emmanuel “Manny” Piñol to rename the Department of Agriculture (DA) into Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (DAF). Bfar-Davao regio
THE National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP), the country’s grid operator, is pushing for the passage of Anti-Power Line Disturbance Act under the 17th Congress. NGCP spokesperson Cynthia P
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