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Kilimall has signed a partnership agreement with Aramex, the global logistics and transportation services provider, to enhance its delivery services countrywide to meet the growing demand for its prod
State-owned Tourism Finance Corporation (TFC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) to advice players in the tourism sector on effic
Striking doctors and lecturers' salaries, emergency funding for drought and allocations for the August polls will push up recurrent spending in the current budget.
Huawei Mobile Kenya has launched its advanced dual camera device Huawei GR5 2017 in the market, as it strives to enhance its business footprint in the local market this year.
Financial services firm, Metropol Corporation, expects pressure for banks to offload expensive deposits to lift private sector borrowing from the current 10-year low.
Striking doctors and lecturers' salaries, emergency funding for drought and allocations for the August polls will push up recurrent spending in the current budget.
Huawei Mobile Kenya has launched its advanced dual camera device Huawei GR5 2017 in the market, as it strives to enhance its business footprint in the local market this year.
Financial services firm, Metropol Corporation, expects pressure for banks to offload expensive deposits to lift private sector borrowing from the current 10-year low.
Global payment technology company MasterCard plans to introduce the payment solution Masterpass, through partnering banks and merchants, to the Latin American and Caribbean region — though alrea
NEW YORK, United States (AFP) — Rihanna may be best known as an R&B superstar, but on Wednesday she was named the 2017 Harvard University Humanitarian of the Year for her charity work.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The newly appointed head of a federal control board that oversees Puerto Rico’s finances warned on Tuesday that the US territory will be hit with painful auste
As Supreme Ventures Ltd’s (SVL) gears up for a more complete gaming strategy following its recent acquisition of Caymanas Track Ltd (CTL), it has appointed Brando Hayden as its chief operating o
Global payment technology company MasterCard plans to introduce the payment solution Masterpass, through partnering banks and merchants, to the Latin American and Caribbean region between the next six
A 15-member renters’ commission, which could start meeting as soon as this summer, is believed to be the first of its kind in the country. It would fight for laws to help residents who are increasing
NATIONAL HARBOR, United States - U.S. President Donald Trump will arrive as the conquering hero in a roomful of conservatives Friday, as he celebrates sky-high approval ratings among the right wing af
Check out the odds and advice against the spread for two big NBA matchups between the Cleveland Cavaliers and New York Knicks, as well as the Golden State Warriors vs. Los Angeles Clippers, on Februar
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Alphabet's Waymo self-driving car unit sued Uber Technologies [UBER.UL] and its autonomous trucking subsidiary Otto in federal court on Thursday over allegations of theft of
A House bill that would have restricted the AG's ability to sue companies was killed in Senate committee on Thursday.              
When others talk about how some NFL owners still might be nervous about the gambling aspects of Las Vegas or how tickets might sell or the market size, never forget this number: $750 million in ta
CALGARY - Alberta's energy regulator is setting new rules to deal with long-standing complaints about powerful, gassy smells from heavy oil operations in the Peace River region. The rules grew out of
(Reuters) - Video game publisher ZeniMax Media Inc, which earlier this month won a $500 million verdict against Facebook Inc's Oculus virtual reality unit and its founders for unauthorized copying of
In 2 years, University of Mississippi Medical Center's funding under a Medicaid program has been sliced almost in half.              
(Reuters) - Insurance giant American International Group sees "considerable uncertainty" about U.S. regulations that deem non-bank financial institutions as being too-big-to-fail, given the recent cha
Stocks wobbled Thursday as investors changed course and tempered their expectations for faster economic growth. Industrial companies, which have surged over the last few months, finished lower as
TORONTO - Several friends of Garth Drabinsky including a retired judge testified Thursday on his behalf, asking Ontario's securities regulator to show leniency to the disgraced theatre impresario for
JOLIETTE, Que. - Quebec provincial police are investigating reports an elementary school student handed out pills on a school bus earlier in the week. Preliminary information suggests the child belie
Hood, a Democrat, had blasted the bill as political payback from Republican leaders for his litigation against Entergy              
The veteran 7-foot center was traded by the Mavs to the Sixers, but he'll soon be back on the open market via a buyout and will be a hotly-pursued free agent.
President Trump brought two dozen chief executives of manufacturing companies to the White House on Thursday and declared their collective commitment to restoring factory jobs lost to foreign comp
A photo of the president's son and three others at the Trump SoHo hotel in 2010 provides a peek at some of his past associates, how they interacted with him and what they are doing today.
Dow Jones Industrials High: 20,840.70 Low: 20,746.41 Close: 20,810.32 Change: +34.72 Other Indexes Standard&Poors 500 Index: 2363.81 +0.99 NYSE Index: 11,556.15 +5.97 Nasdaq Composite Index: 5
The UW’s Guestrin Endowed Professorship in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning is bolstered by a $1 million endowment stemming from Apple’s acquisition of a local tech company.
OTTAWA - Interim Conservative leader Rona Ambrose has introduced a private member's bill in the Commons that would require mandatory training for would-be judges on issues surrounding sexual assault.
TORONTO - A Liberal backbencher who introduced an anti-Islamophobia motion that unanimously passed the Ontario legislature Thursday says, despite all-party support, she has received racist backlash.
WASHINGTON - Attorney General Jeff Sessions signalled Thursday his strong support for the federal government's continued use of private prisons, reversing an Obama administration directive to phase ou
OTTAWA - Canadian tax authorities expect to track down $400 million this year they say are owed as part of a campaign to crack down on tax evasion by big international companies and wealthy individual
Business Reporter ZIMBABWE’S maize producer price, at $390 per tonne is driving prices of value added products up and making poultry producers and agro processors uncompetitive in export markets, Indu
At just 23 years old, Will Ospreay is taking the wrestling industry by storm. His decisions to sign with New Japan and Ring of Honor are already paying off for his career.
Business Reporter ECONET Wireless has insisted that it does not agree to compulsory sharing of telecoms infrastructure, despite recent statutory regulations drafted to enforce the requirement. The Pos
Tinashe Makichi Motoring Correspondent After a difficult year, car companies are cautiously optimistic on reports that new vehicle sales were up year on year for the month of January. The growth was l
Business Reporter The country’s biggest platinum miner, Zimplats recorded a 16 percent jump in revenue in the half year to December 31, 2016 due to increase in metal prices and higher sales volumes. P
Enacy Mapakame Bulls and Bears THE equities market has largely remained subdued despite the presentation of the 2017 Monetary Policy Statement, which contained a cocktail of measures to bolster produc
Business Reporter SOUTHERN African Railways Association says Sadc countries need an estimated $100 billion to recapitalise the North-South Corridor to enhance intra-regional trade and integration. The
Isdore Guvamombe Tourism Matrix BABOON troops lounge nonchalantly on trees along a footpath while monkeys scamper nimbly between branches. An excited whoop erupts thereafter from deep in the forest, b
Nordstrom Inc. reported a better-than-expected profit for its fourth quarter, helped by strong sales at its Nordstrom Rack brand. The department store operator said Thursday that it earned $201 milli
SYDNEY, N.S. - A judge has harshly criticized a Nova Scotia woman who changed her son's last name without consent from his father, calling her conduct "devious, manipulative and indefensible." Justic
The retailer handily beat Wall Street expectations for its fourth quarter. And while comparable sales at its full-line stores fell for the sixth straight quarter, its off-price and online business gr
Nordstrom handily beat Wall Street expectations for its fourth quarter, with both profits and revenues up from a year ago. Comparable sales at its full-line stores fell for the sixth straight quarter
A man is fighting for his life after being hit by a car on I-55, according to Mississippi Highway Patrol.               
U.S. stocks edged higher on Thursday, buoyed by energy stocks and a renewed pledge by President Donald Trump to chief executives of major U.S. companies to bring back millions of jobs to the United St
WASHINGTON - Donald Trump has ordered his bureaucrats to slash regulations — for every one created, the U.S. president wants them to eliminate two. Now comes the hard part of actually implementing the
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday: Square Inc., up $2.11 to $17.15 The mobile payments processor reported a larger-than-expected profit and gave strong estima
Family Christian – a nonprofit retailer based in Grand Rapids – has 18 stores in Michigan, 240 nationwide             
Andres Mujica might have had a bit of déjà vu Thursday. The 23-year-old Lockheed Martin electrical engineer met with students at a robotics competition hosted by the defense giant, one that commemora
US corporate tax reform has been a key plank in the Republican platform for several years and has recently become a key focus of the Trump administration. In June 2016, the House Ways and Means Commit
Highlights at the close Thursday at world financial market trading. Stocks: S&P/TSX Composite Index _ 15,781.20, down 49.02 points Dow _ 20,810.32, up 34.72 points (record high) S&P 500 _ 2,363.81
(Reuters) - Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co, the corporate hardware and enterprise software business of Hewlett-Packard Co, reported a 10.4 percent fall in revenue, largely due to sluggish demand for it
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Tesla Inc Chief Elon Musk has taken big risks repeatedly since going public in 2010, but investors were spooked on Thursday after he said the electric car company could get
The Canadian dollar ended the day at 76.25 cents US, up 0.17 of a cent from Wednesday's close. The U.S. dollar closed at C$1.3114, down 0.30 of a cent. Pound sterling was C$1.6457, up 0.80 of a cent
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