5 Deadly mistakes that startups make and how to avoid them

Setting up a successful business is not an easy undertaking. Whichever the trade and regardless of an entrepreneur’s proficiency, mistakes are bound to happen – especially when launching a new business. There are a myriad of oversights that can occur…
Asian video-on-demand firm iflix launches services in Kenya

Asian subscription video-on-demand provider iflix has launched its services in Kenya in a move that further cements the country as East Africa’s hotbed of SVoD services. Kenyan users can now sign up for a one-month free trial to the service…
US firm inks deal to build Kenya’s first high-speed highway

After months of high level talks, Kenya has finally signed a Sh230 billion deal with California-based Bechtel International Inc. for the construction of a 473-kilometre high-speed highway from Nairobi to Mombasa. According to Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA) director general…
Expert advice: 7 Tips for writing a good business plan

A detailed business plan is essential for the success of any startup regardless of the venture and whether or not you are looking for funding from financial institutions and investors. A business plan defines your goals and how you intend…