Canon to Showcase Latest Digital Technologies And Innovation At GPP 2022

Canon Central & North Africa, the leading provider of imaging technologies and services will be participating at Gulf Print & Pack (GPP) 2022 and showcasing its entire range of state-of-the-art technologies and innovative solutions, while highlighting the latest trends within the print industry. In keeping with global trends in a post-pandemic era, where customer demand has shifted towards digital technologies, Canon will be spotlighting its digital printing technology, inkjet capabilities, wide format technology and complete workflow, from pre-press to post-press technology, spanning various industries including packaging, labelling, and retail.   As a…

How Jobseekers Can Increase their Chances of Getting Hired

In 2021, the talent competition heated up as recruiters scrambled to fill open roles created by digital transformation. It was a year in which hiring managers and professionals were left wondering about the future of employment. Employment is key, not only to the job seeker but also to the economy. This is due to the fact that the labour industry largely contributes to the GDP of a country. A strong labour force equates to a strong economy. In Kenya, however, there is a great challenge of unemployment among the youth…

A New Dawn as KCB Group Plc appoints Paul Russo as Group Chief Executive Officer

The KCB Group PLC Board has today appointed Paul Russo as the company’s Group Chief Executive Officer (GCEO) effective May 25, 2022. He replaces Mr Joshua Oigara who has been the GCEO for the last nine and a half years. Joshua will be available for a period of time to support a smooth transition. The appointment follows a competitively run selection process that kicked off in March 2022.  Paul brings a wealth of experience in banking, operational management, people management, strategy, and a sharp business acumen. He is currently the…

Dalbit Celebrates 20 Years With Conservation of Mountain Bongo

Dalbit Petroleum Ltd has marked its 20-year anniversary by planting 1,000 trees at the Mount Kenya Wildlife Conservancy as part of its environmental conservation efforts aimed at preserving the world’s first Mountain Bongo sanctuary.   The tree planting exercise is being done in partnership with the local communities and employees as part of a tree planting initiative that will contribute towards the Conservancy’s target of planting 5,000 indigenous tree species in 2022.   This further complements the existing work done by the local communities and will ultimately contribute to the…

Richard Ngatia to represent Kenya at Invest in Africa Summit

Kenya Chambers of Commerce and Industry President Richard will be among the keynote speakers at the Invest in Africa Summit that will be held in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The event that brings together over 30 African Countries will be held on 1st and 2nd at the Royal Tropical Institute. It will bring together over 400 delegates and investors. Ngatia will also be attending the event in his capacity as the special envoy for trade- a new role given to him by President Uhuru Kenyatta. The conference is focused on highlighting Africa’s…

Emirates and Dilmah Tea celebrate 30 years of partnership  

Emirates and Dilmah Tea have enjoyed a longstanding partnership of brewing the finest teas on board and in Emirates’ airport lounges around the world for the past 30 years. To mark the milestone on International Tea Day, all Emirates’ customers will get a special tea box when they fly from Dubai on Saturday. In addition, First Class customers on flights to the UK will be treated to a food pairing, and Emirates’ Onboard Lounge will offer Dilmah Tea infused mocktails on Saturday. The special tea pack for all customers who…

ESG set to drive Real Estate Sector Forward – EAPI Summit

East Africa’s real estate market continues to attract significant international attention according to major decision-makers that attended this year’s 9th annual EAPI Summit taking place at Kempinski Hotel on 18 & 19 May. According to the EAPI Summit’s host, Kfir Rusin, East Africa’s economic recovery has prompted a lot of interest in the sector and this year’s event from leading funders and players across the value chain. “Every year Kenya and the broader regional real estate sector continues to develop and becomes more resilient and is able to withstand cyclical…

Ecobank plugs women’s businesses funding gap to drive urban economic growth

Kenyan women’s businesses received a major boost today following the commitment by Ecobank to channel more financial resources to support their growth. Speaking during the ongoing Africities conference in Kisumu, Ecobank’s Director for Commercial Banking in Kenya and East Africa, Samwel Odhiambo explained that despite progress that has been made over the last two decades in mainstreaming women-owned businesses into the economy, they still face unnecessary barriers that limits them from fully participating in the economy. “We estimate the total funding gap for women-owned businesses to be Kshs 4.2 trillion,…

CAETANO KENYA DONATES A FULLY EQUIPPED HYUNDAI AMBULANCE TO NAIROBI METROPOLITAN SERVICES (NMS)

Caetano Kenya, the official dealer of Hyundai Passenger Motor Vehicles in Kenya, donated a fully equipped Hyundai ambulance to NMS. The ambulance will be an addition to NMS services covering Mama Lucy and its environs. The company presented the ambulance together with 500 pieces of certified full medical protective coveralls to ensure protection of the health workers in the course of their work and over 3300 pieces of comfort & face guard masks for face protection. The ambulance and medical gear were received by Maj. Gen. Mohammed Badi, Director General…

Enhancing Business in Pubs with Variety Sports

Pubs are the best place to watch your favorite weekday or weekend sport because of the surety of the HD quality picture, the immersive surround system experience, the crowd that that keeps roaring and the authenticity of the game the pub experience brings to the afternoon. Need I mention the tasty food, your cold drink and of course your friends to go along with that. Sports is very profitable to pubs and clubs and particularly those that get the experience right. The Premier League alone helps pubs rake in high…