KRA

KRA arraigns 3 liquor manufacturers for tax evasion

By Beth Nyaga The Kenya Revenue Authority has arraigned three liquor manufacturers before court for tax evasion.  The three; Robert Kibira- Director Tihan Limited, James Gichana Mbuthia- Director Cryan Limited and George Ng'ang'a Thairu Director Kedsta Investment...

Kenya Power switches to Kenyan meters and transformers to boost manufacturing

By KBC Reporter Kenya Power spent Sh6.2 billion in purchase of locally manufactured goods in the first quarter of 2016/17 in line with the Buy Kenyan Build Kenya Initiative meant to promote the manufacturing sector. The...
Local manufacturers urged to focus of agro-processing sectors

Local manufacturers urged to focus of agro-processing sectors

Local manufacturers are being urged to focus on the pharmaceuticals, textiles, and apparels as well as agro-processing sectors to boost output. Investment and Industry Principal Secretary Betty Maina says the three sub-sectors have untapped potential that can be utilized as demand...

Ksh 90m ginnery to boost cotton manufacturing in Coastal Region

Cabinet Secretary for Industry, Trade & Cooperatives Adan Mohamed has launched the first cotton ginnery worth Ksh 90 Million at Kinondo village in Kwale County. The ginnery  will be constructed by Base Titanium Limited through...
Budget

Economists want State to spend more on agriculture, manufacturing

Economists want the government to increase budgetary allocations for agriculture and manufacturing to anchor realization of two agendas of the government’s Big Four Plan. They also argue that past budgetary allocations have not been commensurate...
Mars Inc. supports President's Kenyatta manufacturing agenda

Mars Inc. shows support toward President Kenyatta’s manufacturing agenda

Victoria Mars, board member and immediate former Chairperson of Mars, Incorporated who recently visited Kenya, met President Uhuru Kenyatta and expressed support for the government’s Big Four Pillars for inclusive growth which includes manufacturing. Mars...
KMA certifies first locally manufactured luxury boat

KMA certifies first locally manufactured luxury boat

The Kenya Maritime Authority-KMA has inspected and certified the first locally manufactured luxury boat in Mombasa County. The 42-foot long and five-meter wide boat, built by Mark Jennings assisted by local technicians and craftsmen that...

Gov’t is establishing energy rebate formula for manufacturers

The government is finalizing the process of establishing an energy rebate formula for manufacturers. According to Investment and Industry Principal Secretary, Betty Maina, manufacturers would be offered a favorable electricity tariff when the announcement...

Manufactures want interest rates cap reviewed

Pwani Oil Commercial Director, Rajul Malde says manufacturers are facing low consumer demand for products due to low spending by the national and county governments as well as the impact of the cap on...

NEMA warns against manufacturing of plastic bags

One person has been arrested in connection with the illegal manufacturing of the banned plastic bags in Mlolongo, Machakos County. The National Environmental Management Authority believes that several companies have been flouting the ban on...
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