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    14-May-2019 to 13:55

    Kenya: Solar mini-grids key to achieving 100 percent electrification-Experet

    APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya could achieve 100 percent electrification by 2022 in line with its National Electrification Strategy if the country adopts the option of solar mini-grids as a source for electricity connection, Kenya’s leading water and energy solutions company Davis & Shirtliff said on Tuesday.

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    13-May-2019 to 15:13

    Consumer price inflation within UEMOA increases

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Massamba Sall — Consumer prices in the countries of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) recorded a year-on-year increase of 0.2 percent at the end of March 2019, APA learned on Monday from the Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO).

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    13-May-2019 to 15:04

    eSwatini’s reserves improve to $378.57m

    APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — eSwatini’s gross official reserves have grown to $378.57 million at the end of April 2019, reflecting a month-on-month growth of 16.4 percent.

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    13-May-2019 to 14:58

    Botswana's economic growth contracts in first quarter

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — A local economic think tank, Econsult has projected that the outlook for Botswana's economic growth this year would be slightly below the 2018 level (comparison of previous quarter of last year to the current quarter), APA learned on Monday.

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    13-May-2019 to 13:55

    Kenya’s low cost airline feted in Germany

    APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s regional low cost airline Jambojet on Monday was awarded the 2018 Bombardier Reliability Award for outstanding performance.

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    13-May-2019 to 13:48

    Microsoft to set up centre in Kenya

    APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — American technology giant Microsoft Corporation on Monday unveiled a plan to set up a technology development centre in Kenya.

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    13-May-2019 to 12:29

    Kenya: CMA licenses second non-dealing online forex trading broker

    APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The Board of the Capital Markets Authority (CMA) on Monday announced they have approved the grant of a license to SCFM Limited to operate as a Non-Dealing Online Foreign Exchange Broker in line with the Capital Markets (Online Foreign Exchange Trading) Regulations, 2017.

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