Deputy President William Ruto

Govt repositions technology for economic growth

Deputy President William Ruto has said the Government has repositioned technology as a driver of the country’s economic growth. The Deputy President said technology is a prime enabler of sustainable competitiveness, with the power to elevate...
Manufacturers call for review of electricity incentives

Manufacturers call for review of electricity incentives

Manufacturers say they are not benefitting from the half price electricity tariff introduced last December targeting large businesses and manufacturers who operate through the night due to a precondition that beneficiaries scale up production. Kenya...

Kenya rolls out locally manufactured motor vehicle

Government says the manufacturing industry in Kenya has demonstrated that it has the ability to manufacture fully finished motor vehicles using locally acquired raw materials. Mobius utility vehicle and Kobi Motor cycle, the two local...

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...
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...

Animal feeds manufacturers to import yellow maize duty free

Local animal feeds manufacturers will continue to import yellow maize duty free until next year as the government moves in to cushion farmers from the rising prices of animal feeds.   Livestock director in the ministry...
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 to use embryo transfer technology to improve breeds

The national government has received a grant from the Polish government to establish a livestock Embryo Transfer (ET) facility in the country. The facility, to be equipped with state of the art technology will help...

Busia residents urged to buy locally manufactured goods

The Principal Secretary for Industrialization, Dr. Francis Owino, has urged residents of Busia County to buy locally manufactured goods with a view to promoting local industries. Speaking during the launch of Teso North Constituency...

Govt promoting use of technology in agriculture to boost food production

The government is promoting the use of technology in agriculture in order to boost the country's food security. ICT Principal Secretary Dr. Jerome Ochieng says the government is putting in place conducive policies and...
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