Category: Kenya Business Podcasts

May 21, 2019 0

LISTEN: KQ CEO on growth plan, viability of New York route and Jambojet flights

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NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 6 – Kenya Airways Chief Executive Sebastian Mikosz says the national carrier will monitor the performance of the recently launched Nairobi – New York flights and adjust accordingly depending on the demand. Speaking to Capital in the Morning on Monday, Mikosz said the airline needs to balance bragging rights with pragmatism to stay … Continue reading “LISTEN: KQ CEO on growth plan, viability of New York route and Jambojet flights”

May 21, 2019 0

Podcast: Techpreneurship in Africa

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Chief Economist of the World Bank’s Africa Region, Albert Zeufack, chats with Silicon Valley’s Kamran Elahian about the power of disruptive technologies when it comes to development in Africa. For Elahian, disruptive technologies coupled with ramped up broadband and electricity access opens up the democratizing force of the internet to men and women equally, empowering … Continue reading “Podcast: Techpreneurship in Africa”

May 21, 2019 0

Podcast: Navigating an acquisition – Story of Mimosa Pharmacy and Goodlife

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How do you start and run a company that investors will be interested in? What are investors looking for and how can you can you scale a business family to a level of selling off the entity at a profit? In this episode of Inside the C-Suite held at Metta Nairobi, I-DEV Africa’s Associate Partner Winnie Odhiambo talks … Continue reading “Podcast: Navigating an acquisition – Story of Mimosa Pharmacy and Goodlife”

May 21, 2019 0

LISTEN – Top business stories Feb 25: M-Akiba, KenGen Ethiopia Deal, Huduma No.

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NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 25 – Kenya’s new digital register to collapse the various sources of data held by different government agencies. KenGen signs 7.6 billion shilling contract to provide geothermal drilling services to Ethiopia And … Treasury seeking to raise 250 million through the M-Akiba bond Listen to a roundup of these and more of the … Continue reading “LISTEN – Top business stories Feb 25: M-Akiba, KenGen Ethiopia Deal, Huduma No.”

May 21, 2019 0

PODCAST: Helping small traders in the region get their goods to market

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A new initiative launched by the World Bank and the governments of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda and Uganda aims to address the daily hazards faced by small scale traders and at the same time boost a vital part of the region’s growing economy. Implemented in cooperation with the Common Market for Eastern and … Continue reading “PODCAST: Helping small traders in the region get their goods to market”

May 21, 2019 0

LISTEN: Top Business Stories – CBK on cash limits, Farmers using IoT, KR new old trains

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NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 26 – Top in business today; Kenya Railways assures public that the proposed acquisition of 11 used commuter trains from Spain is the best deal Kenya can get. —- Central Bank Governor Dr. Patrick Njoroge has warned that the financial sector would suffer irreparable damage if the requirement on reporting of cash … Continue reading “LISTEN: Top Business Stories – CBK on cash limits, Farmers using IoT, KR new old trains”

May 21, 2019 0

LISTEN: Top Business News – Ruto on KQ-JKIA deal, NHIF fraud, Abiy’s Sh17.5m dinner

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NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 28 – Among the top business stories today; Deputy President William Ruto urges the National Assembly to give due consideration to a proposal that will transfer the operations of Jomo Kenyatta International Airport from Kenya Airports Authority to Kenya Airways. —- The National Hospital Insurance Fund confirms that 80 health facilities are … Continue reading “LISTEN: Top Business News – Ruto on KQ-JKIA deal, NHIF fraud, Abiy’s Sh17.5m dinner”

May 21, 2019 0

LISTEN: Top Business News – Kenyan Vloggers, Safaricom DigiFarm, Tourism Expo

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NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 2 – A round-up of top business stories. Over 40 Kenya travel trade agencies and the county governments of Kilifi, Samburu and Mombasa are showcasing the country’s tourism potential at the 53rd edition of International Tourism fair in Germany. — Unga Group has announced a half year profit of Sh306 million for … Continue reading “LISTEN: Top Business News – Kenyan Vloggers, Safaricom DigiFarm, Tourism Expo”

May 21, 2019 0

LISTEN: Top in Business – Jack Ma Africa initiative, NSSF & M-Pesa, ‘Uber’ for farmers

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NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 4  – Top business stories we covered today….. National Social Security Fund Beneficiaries can now contribute directly into their NSSF accounts via M-Pesa after the retirement fund partnered with Safaricom’s M-Pesa in a move that will improve transparency and efficiency. —- The Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative has appointed three organisations from South … Continue reading “LISTEN: Top in Business – Jack Ma Africa initiative, NSSF & M-Pesa, ‘Uber’ for farmers”

May 21, 2019 0

LISTEN: Top Business News – Devolution Conference, 25 year Infrastructure Bond, PesaPal unveils new App

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NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 5 – A round-up of top business stories. President Uhuru Kenyatta has vowed to sustain the momentum in the anti-corruption campaign in a bid to create share prosperity. === Safaricom has raised the pitch for public-private partnerships as a means of achieving faster economic growth. === Kenyan payment systems company, Pesapal, has … Continue reading “LISTEN: Top Business News – Devolution Conference, 25 year Infrastructure Bond, PesaPal unveils new App”