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December 12, 2018

Africa Update: Kenya’s wildlife prominent on new coins unveiled by central bank

Kenya’s apex bank on Tuesday unveiled a new set of coins for circulation in the country. Four coins in all were launched, one, five, 10 and […]
December 7, 2018

World Update: Asian markets tentatively higher at end of volatile week

Hong Kong – Asian investors battled to finish a volatile week with some stability on Friday as they weigh the outlook for China-US trade talks and […]
December 7, 2018

Africa Update: CS Henry Rotich welcomes NIC and Commercial Bank of Africa merger talks

NAIROBI, KENYA: National Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich said on Friday that he welcomed merger talks between NIC Bank and Commercial Bank of Africa as it […]
December 6, 2018

World Update: World Bank promises $200 bn in 2021-25 climate cash

The World Bank on Monday unveiled $200 billion in climate action investment for 2021-25, adding this amounts to a doubling of its current five-year funding. The […]