Category: Business News

May 21, 2019 0

A day at the Emirates cabin crew training college

By mykenyancareers

In Nairobi, Emirates cabin crew are best known for their trademark light brown suits and red hats complemented by red lips. Those who have had the pleasure of flying with Emirates have experienced their warm hospitality along all routes. However, during our recent trip to the Emirates Cabin Crew Training College we found out that … Continue reading “A day at the Emirates cabin crew training college”

May 21, 2019 0

Nairobi to host Africa Shared Value Summit

By mykenyancareers

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 16 – The 2019 Africa Shared Value Summit will this year bring business leaders and sustainability experts from across Africa to Nairobi. The summit will see delegates discuss the evolving role of business within a rapidly changing socio-economic landscape, and how businesses can integrate the Shared Value principles for inclusive and sustainable … Continue reading “Nairobi to host Africa Shared Value Summit”

May 21, 2019 0

KTB refreshes the Magical Kenya destination brand

By mykenyancareers

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 16 – Over the years, destinations have not only become competitive but the desires of travelers have changed as they seek more value for money and a greater investment in enriching their memories through experiences. According to QRi 2018 research, the awareness of Kenya as a tourist destination among international travelers is … Continue reading “KTB refreshes the Magical Kenya destination brand”

May 21, 2019 0

Sanlam investments E.A maintains pension fund management market share lead

By mykenyancareers

NAIROBI, May 16 – The Retirement Benefits Authority has announced an 8 percent year-on-year increase in the total assets under management by fund managers and approved issuers in Kenya. According to the recently released RBA Retirement Benefits Industry report for December 2018, 16 fund managers and 15 approved issuers, submitted 1,236 scheme reports with a … Continue reading “Sanlam investments E.A maintains pension fund management market share lead”

May 21, 2019 0

Why Pangani Residents are Receiving Sh600,000 Each

By mykenyancareers

About 48 residents of Old Pangani Estate will receive Sh600,000 each to vacate their properties. Nairobi County government has paid out Sh28.8 million to the residents for them to vacate immediately, so that construction of 1,500 affordable housing units can start. Most of the residents have lived there since the 1960s, and governor Sonko said the cash […]

Ⓒ 2019 Nairobi Wire

May 21, 2019 0

KCB CEO Joshua Oigara Monthly Salary Rises To Sh22 Million

By mykenyancareers

KCB Group Chief Executive Officer Joshua Oigara’s compensation for the year 2018 clocked in at Sh273 million, the bank has announced. This is an increase from 2017 compensation of Sh256 million, which was also an increase from 2016 pay of Sh224 million. Joshua Oigara’s Pay 2016 Ksh224 million 2017 Ksh256 million 2018 Ksh273 million Total […]

Ⓒ 2019 Nairobi Wire

May 21, 2019 0

China’s Luckin raises $561 mln as it hopes to topple Starbucks

By mykenyancareers

NEW YORK, United States, May 17 – Chinese coffee chain Luckin, battling to dethrone Starbucks in the Asian giant, has raised $561 million ahead of its Wall Street listing, an IPO consulting firm said Thursday. The Chinese company, which will debut on the Nasdaq Friday, set its share price at $17, at the high end … Continue reading “China’s Luckin raises $561 mln as it hopes to topple Starbucks”

May 21, 2019 0

Social enterprise secures funding to assemble bio-digesters

By mykenyancareers

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 16 – Social enterprise firm Sistema. Bio, a biogas company in Africa, has secured Sh1.2 billion to assemble bio-digester technology that will impact over 100,000 farmers in Kenya over the next three years. The initiative follows an investment round to drive growth in Kenya which was led by international investors ENGIE RDE, … Continue reading “Social enterprise secures funding to assemble bio-digesters”

May 21, 2019 0

Police – Jared Otieno Arrested

By mykenyancareers

Flamboyant businessman Jared Otieno has been arrested, we can now confirm. Jared has been mentioned in the ongoing fake gold scheme, and is said to be one of those who swindled foreigners. Director of Criminal Investigations George Kinoti has confirmed to The Star that the arrest has been made, adding that he was arrested on Wednesday […]

Ⓒ 2019 Nairobi Wire

May 21, 2019 0

Why Nairobi’s Luthuli Avenue Will Be Closed for 2 Weeks

By mykenyancareers

The Nairobi city government is set to block one of the busiest streets in the capital for about 2 weeks. Luthuli Avenue, known for all things electronic, will be blocked from Saturday May 18 until the end of the month. This is to facilitate the county government’s move to convert it into a one way […]

Ⓒ 2019 Nairobi Wire