Pan-African bank puts 19-floor Ecobank Towers up for sale

Ecobank has put its Nairobi headquarters up for sale as the Pan-African lender shifts focus to its core business. The bank has invited bids from potential buyers for the 19-floor Ecobank Towers, one of the most recognisable landmark buildings in…
Volkswagen to assemble Polo Vivo cars in Kenya from December

German automaker Volkswagen has signed a deal with Thika-based carmaker Kenya Vehicle Manufacturers (KVM) to assemble cars locally. The venture which will be jointly accomplished with the importer DT Dobie will be Volkswagen’s third production line in Africa – the…
3 Money making and success tips from world’s richest men

The Forbes magazine has released its 2016 list of the world’s wealthiest men and women, which has 1,810 billionaires with a collective net-worth of Sh650 trillion. With a Sh7.5 trillion fortune, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is the richest man on…
Top Japanese firms eyeing Kenya investments

A total of 11 top Japanese companies have indicated their intentions to invest in Kenya, in what could further spur the country’s economic growth. The companies, which command a total capitalization of Sh60 trillion, are seeking to invest in energy,…
Top 7 reasons to invest in Kenya

Kenya has the largest, fastest growing and the most progressive economy in East Africa. The country has the region’s best performing currency and constitutes 40 per cent of the East Africa Community’s gross domestic product. It has a strong development…