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Central Bank of Kenya (CBK), which yesterday retained the indicative lending rate at 10 per cent from September, said its data shows that loans to almost a third of the economy had grown at 4.6 per ce
Mr Kamau has been with the firm for the past 11 years and has overseen some of its flagship projects including Flamingo Towers in Nairobi's Upper Hill and Fourth Ngong Avenue at Community as well as t
Corporate Staffing Services, in a report titled Trends, Challenges and Future Outlook, says employers expect disruptions during the electioneering period, which will make them reluctant to hire.
Principal Secretary Kamau Thugge said yesterday that Treasury will propose amendments to Parliament this Thursday to help fast-track the growth of sharia-compliant products in all financial sectors.
This has been made possible by the launch of the world's seventh largest Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) ? a marketable security that tracks an index, a commodity, bonds, or a basket of assets such as an i
VANCOUVER - Friends and family members of three men killed after an impaired driver hit a group of cyclists on a British Columbia highway say their lives have been forever changed by the loss of their
REGINA - The family of a Regina woman found dead at the bottom of a hotel laundry chute is questioning how she fit through the chute door. An inquest into the death of Nadine Machiskinic started Mond
OTTAWA - Finance Minister Bill Morneau says Canada can do more with less foreign aid spending, and that includes relying on a new profit-driven financial lending institution to help fight poverty in p
OTTAWA - Provincial governments have been warned that they have until this time next year to start assigning billions in infrastructure cash to eligible projects, or else they could lose control over
The Army Research Laboratory is studying soldiers use of body-worn weapons mounts, effectively adding a third arm to free up their owns arms for other tasks.
Now that the National Football League has approved the relocation of the Oakland Raiders franchise to Las Vegas, it’s time to buy those season tickets, right? Wrong.
Gov. Phil Bryant on Monday signed into law a measure that would prevent local governments and universities enacting policies that would limit enforcement of and cooperation with federal immigration la
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The owner of a leaking underwater pipeline has reduced the amount of natural gas spewing into Alaska's Cook Inlet by about half. Hilcorp Alaska LLC over the weekend lowered line p
VANCOUVER - A legal battle between the City of Burnaby and the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion has ended with the British Columbia Court of Appeal ruling the National Energy Board can override munic
Orlando Sentinel and Financial Planning Association of Central Florida will answer your financial-planning questions Tuesday on the Sentinel’s Facebook page. Business writer Paul Brinkmann will modera
Government officials will meet with representatives of U.S. technology firms this week to demand that they do more to help in the fight against terrorism and online hate speech.
Mayor Bill de Blasio said the bronze figure, which stares down the well-known “Charging Bull” statue, “is inspiring everyone at a moment we need inspiration.”
CALGARY - Canada's finance minister sought to reassure Albertans in a speech to a Calgary business audience this morning. Bill Morneau told the Calgary Chamber of Commerce that Alberta residents have
A federal lawsuit filed last week against the Pulse nightclub shooter’s wife and employer, G4S security firm, has been moved to state court in West Palm Beach. Four additional plaintiffs have been add
The new Countryman is my current favorite compact CUV. No other compact CUV has the combination of Countryman’s rich detailing, impish character, and joie de vivre.
TORONTO - Ontario Provincial Police are asking the public for help in finding a federal offender wanted for breaching his parole. Police issued a Canada-wide warrant Monday for Ryan Hamelin, who they
United Airlines got slapped around on social media Sunday when it barred a pair of teen girls in leggings from boarding a flight, but the reality is airlines still have dress codes, at least for some
Healthcare products maker Johnson & Johnson and automaker General Motors Co. are among the latest companies to halt advertising on YouTube after concerns that Google is not doing enough to ensure
Investment manager Bill Gross has reached a settlement with Pacific Investment Management Co., the Newport Beach investment giant he founded and led for decades, then sued in 2015 after an acrimon
Dividends or distributions were declared or updated on the following listed issues on the Toronto Stock Exchange on March 27. Alimentation Couche-tard Inc. Cl 'a' Mv (TSX:ATD.A): $0.09. Payable Apr 0
Media reports have claimed that US President Donald Trump handed Germany’s chancellor a NATO defense invoice for more than $300 million. But the White House has dismissed the claims as false. Re
Viacom is hoping James Gianopulos, who previously ran 20th Century Fox, can bring stability to a studio that lost $445 million in its last fiscal year.
According to sources on scene, the chase started in Webster County. Spikes were thrown out in on Hwy. 82 in Lowndes County.              
TORONTO - Finance Minister Charles Sousa says the upcoming spring budget will include a package of measures dealing with housing affordability. The Liberal government has promised measures to help cu
CALGARY - Alberta Premier Rachel Notley and Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall continue to take jabs at one another over their provincial budgets. Notley's government tabled a budget this month that reli
Several of the world’s nuclear powers will boycott the first round of UN talks on a prospective nuclear weapons ban. The Trump administration has vowed to review the US commitment to a world wit
While I would've liked to have seen Julio Urias stretched out so he could at least be ready if needed in early April, the Dodgers have decided to limit his workload from Day One. My guess is we'll see
A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for counties in north Mississippi, the National Weather Service said Monday.              
The Kremlin sees no real “prospects” for the Normandy Four leaders to meet anytime soon, Vladimir Putin’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters, according to an UNIAN correspondent in Rus
Amazon is delaying the public’s access to its prototype cashierless convenience store because the store’s technology is having trouble tracking large numbers of people, according to a Wall Street Jou
A man convicted of killing his three daughters and former wife in a so-called honour killing has been ordered to pay legal fees for one of his co-accused in the crime. A judge in Kingston, Ont., has
SUMMERVILLE, Ga. (AP) — About 18,000 chickens were destroyed at a northwest Georgia poultry farm after tests confirmed avian influenza in the flock, the first time the disease has been detected in co
The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) will allocate 1 million euro to the Crimean Football Federation, which is part of the Football Federation of Ukraine (FFU), and another 1 million eur
Northrop Grumman received a $32.7 million contract modification to continue full-rate production for the U.S. Navy's Lot 5 E-2D Advanced Hawkeye aircraft.
In January-March this year, 548 electric vehicles and 219 hybrid vehicles were registered in Ukraine. Read more here.  The post UkrInform: Over five hundred electric vehicles registered in Ukraine alr
MOOSE JAW, Sask. - An initial report into the crash of a training plane says the instructor and student pilot had to eject after getting into trouble practising basic aerobatics. Both Royal Canadian
The 15-day jail sentence imposed March 27 on Alexei Navalny is nothing new for the Kremlin’s most visible domestic foe, and is unlikely to be more than a brief interruption of his campaign again
The Trilateral Contact Group (TCG) on settlement of the situation in Donbas will primarily discuss the issues of ceasefire and swap of hostages at its meeting in Minsk on March 29, Ukrainian special e
A Circuit Court judge recently ordered Orlando-area resident Bryan Brewer — founder of TraxAir pilot school, a paddleboard manufacturer and other companies — to pay $10 million to a businessmen from R
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks were well off session lows on Monday as investors sought bargains after a rough start on Wall Street following the defeat of President Donald Trump's first major legislative ac
Facebook Inc added a feature to its Messenger app on March 27 to allow users to share their locations continuously for up to an hour, ramping up competition with tools offered by Apple Inc and Alphabe
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed bill No. 6172 which exempts military servicemen from the obligation to file e-declarations, but requires representatives of non-governmental organizatio
DORCHESTER, N.B. - An Ontario garbage worker has decided to retire to the Big House — a defunct New Brunswick jail with a history of hangings. Bill Steele of Oshawa just bought the former jail in Dor
Experiments suggest the particles that cover the surface of Saturn's moon, Titan, are 'electrically charged.' When the wind blows hard enough, Titan's non-silicate granules get kicked up and start to
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Inquirer, the Philadelphia Daily News and Philly.com have a new editor. Philadelphia Media Network on Monday placed Gabriel Escobar in charge of the entire news r
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Star bond fund manager Bill Gross has reached a roughly $81 million settlement of his lawsuit accusing his former employer Pacific Investment Management Co of forcing him to resig
President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and aide, Jared Kushner, will be questioned by a US committee investigating alleged ties between the Trump team and Moscow. Read more here.  The post BBC: Jar
OTTAWA - The deadline for Conservative leadership hopefuls to sign up new party members is looming, which has some candidates chasing headlines in order to drum up last-minute support. In one email b
During a summit in Kyiv, Representatives of GUAM (Georgia, Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Moldova) signed a protocol to the free trade agreement on the creation of a joint coordination body within the treaty’s
You may not be able to buy state run Aarey dairy#39;s popular brands- Energee, Shrikhand, curd and buttermilk at stalls for some time now. Sources tell CNBC-TV18 that a dispute with the contract man
Gov. Phil Bryant signed a law banning sanctuary cities for people who have entered the U.S. illegally.              
Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili has said Georgian Defense Minister Levan Izoria intends to visit Ukraine in two days. “In two days our defense minister will pay a visit to Ukraine,&
The LC500 is built on a rear-drive platform that will be the basis for future rear-drive models, and it uses more high-strength steel than other Lexus', with chassis stiffness more rigid than any curr
TORONTO - Canadian marijuana stocks got a boost Monday following reports that the federal government will introduce a bill next month that aims to legalize pot by July 1, 2018. Shares of Canopy Growt
According to sources on scene, the chase started in Webster County, Alabama. Spikes were thrown out in on Hwy. 82 in Lowndes County.               
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