KENYA | KENYA

31-Mar-2020 to 13:35

Kenya’s annualised inflation eases to 6.1 percent in March

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Year-on-year inflation stood at 6.06 percent in March as compared to 6.37 percent the previous month, the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) announced on Tuesday.

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31-Mar-2020 to 09:18

Moody’s lauds Kenya’s tax cuts to cushion coronavirus impact

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Global rating agency Moody's on Tuesday lauded the raft of monetary and fiscal policy measures introduced by Kenyan authorities to mitigate the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on the economy.

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30-Mar-2020 to 17:11

Kenya launches COVID -19 emergency response fund

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday directed the National Treasury to set up the COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund.

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30-Mar-2020 to 15:54

IGAD leaders plot response to COVID-19 pandemic

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Member states of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) on Monday agreed to forge a joint approach to curb the spread of coronavirus in the region.

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30-Mar-2020 to 14:27

Standard Chartered commits $1bn to finance companies helping to tackle Covid-19

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The Standard Chartered has announced that it will commit $1 billion of financing for companies that provide goods and services to help the fight against Covid-19, and those planning the switch into making products that are in high demand to fight the global pandemic.

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27-Mar-2020 to 08:56

Kenya records first death from coronavirus

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s Cabinet Secretary of health, Mutahi Kagwe on Thursday night confirmed the first death from coronavirus.

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25-Mar-2020 to 18:53

Kenya announces tax cuts in wake of COVID 19 epidemic

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday announced tax cuts to stimulate the economy as well cushion Kenyans from negative economic effects caused by the devastating corona virus pandemic.

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