China revises up size of its economy in 2103
China?s gross domestic product (GDP) turned out to be 3.4 per cent larger last year than originally announced, the government said on Friday....

?Irresponsible? non-Opec output blamed for plunge in price of oil
Reckless levels of output by producers from outside the OPEC oil cartel is among the main causes of the slump in prices, the United Arab Emirates Energy Minister charged on Sunday....

Support Gor Mahia for games
Gor Mahia?s only saviour could be the government, if only to ensure that Kenya is represented in Africa....

State needs to do more to combat terrorism
An attempted gun attack on a Lamu bus over the weekend illustrates the fluidity of the security situation in the country....

Tax fears spark panic sales in stock market
Fears sparked by capital gain tax, a new levy which comes into effect on January 1, pushed trading at the Nairobi Securities Exchange to a five-month low....

Car and General blames shilling for 12pc profit drop
Weakening of the shilling against the dollar and high investment costs pushed motor dealer, Car and General?s net profits lower by 12 per cent in the year ending September 2014....

The Cutting Edge
The fighting among the MPs in the National Assembly should not be seen entirely in a negative light....

Kenya to launch derivatives market
Investors in the stock market will have a new investment vehicle next year. This comes after the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) got a nod to launch derivatives market....

Kenya: Best way to put smile on your in-law's faces this festive season
First, if your father-in-law entertains a bit of a drink after consuming mbavu za mbuzi, it might be a good idea that you land there with a nicely packaged whiskey or brandy....

Kenya: Chinese school builds track on top of roof
The unique design has won the school recognition and several awards, including at the recent 14th Venice Architectural Exhibition....

Kenya: When crooks ruin your Christmas and gift you with kicks and blows
When they descended upon him, he tried to put a fight. He kicked, stood guard for his property, typical of campus students. They never go down without putting up a decent fight....

Kenya: Why women easily fall for liars!
“Women love liars, no woman wants to hear the truth.” That was what my father told me last weekend while having a chat with him....

Kenya: Players below-the-belt collision causes stir
In the incident, one of the players was pictured “jabbing his finger up an opponent's bum”, reports the Mirror.co.uk....

Kenya: Christmas gifts for our top teams
For this performance, the team gets a full bull that they are free to share amongst themselves depending on how each one has performed....

Kenya: Agony of having politician, trade unionist and activist as students
The senator may claim when the lecturer demands his assignment. A wad of rubber band bound currency notes could be tossed his way. “Hiyo ni ya ngata mtu nguyas (that is for fuel my friend)” the prot...

Kenya: Spare a thought, penny for poor souls
Nairobi crawls with more than 60,000 street children, apparently. There's another 300,000 around the country....