Entries by Biashara.co.ke

Kenya Airways partners with Delta Airlines for US, Canada Connections

Kenya Airways and Delta Airlines have signed a code partnership to offer enhanced connections to North America  to 11 United States of America and 4 Canadian cities. The arrangement is an opportunity for travelers to connect from New York,using the  direct  flight  from  Nairobi,  to  their  cities opening many more opportunities at more competitive fares. Besides the new codeshare services and more convenient flight connections, […]

How to Buy Kenya Power (KPLC) Prepaid Tokens via M-PESA

Kenya Power (KPLC) M-Pesa paybill number for Postpaid bill payments is 888880.  Kenya Power owns and operates most of the electricity transmission and distribution system in Kenya and sells electricity to over 6,761,090 million by end of June 2018. The Procedure for buying your KPLC tokens via M-Pesa are as follows -: Go to Safaricom SIM […]

How to Pay Kenya Power (KPLC) Postpaid Bill via M-PESA

Kenya Power (KPLC) M-Pesa paybill number for Postpaid bill payments is 888888.  Kenya Power owns and operates most of the electricity transmission and distribution system in Kenya and sells electricity to over 6,761,090 million by end of June 2018. The Procedure for paying your KPLC postpaid bill via M-Pesa are as follows -: Select “Pay […]

Gitaru to Ruaka Western Bypass Road Construction begins

Kenya National Highways Authority has embarked on the construction of the Nairobi Western Bypass that starts from Gitaru connecting to the Southern Bypass and terminates at the Ruaka connecting to the Northern Bypass. The 16.79Km project is being undertaken by the China Road and Bridge Corporation at a cost of 17 Billion. The project is […]

Kenya, Exim Bank China sign SGR third phase deal

Exim Bank has announced that Kenya has signed on a Sh. 370 billion loan that will go towards the completion of SGR third phase. China Road and Bridge Corporation employees are expected to take control of the SGR operations. The Twitter post by the official handle of Exim Bank confirms the must speculated Naivasha – […]

Kenya’s property development opportunities ramp up as multinationals put down roots

Multinationals are fast recognizing the opportunities in the East Africa region given strong growth indicators that see Ethiopia’s developing infrastructure, and investors whetting their appetites in Uganda and Tanzania due to growing economies and stable political environments.  According to Kenneth Oigo, Associate Director of Profica East Africa, a leading property and construction solutions company that […]

Kenya’s 2018 PAYE Income Tax Band

The Finance Act 2017 amended the Third Schedule to the Income Tax Act by introducing revised individual tax rates. The revised rates have, when compared to the 2017 rates, brought about an expansion of approximately 10% in the tax bands and increased relief from KES 15,360 per annum to KES 16,896 per annum. The 2018 […]

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Safaricom, Paypal Collaborate to allow Transfer of Funds to and from M-pesa

The new service will allow Kenyans to sell and buy globally by linking their PayPal and M-PESA accounts Safaricom (NSE: SCOM), PayPal and TransferTo have today announced a collaboration on a new service that will allow movement of funds between M-PESA and PayPal accounts, a huge boost to international eCommerce. Qualifying M-PESA customers in Kenya can […]

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List of accredited Universities in Kenya for engineering courses

Engineering students in Kenya have recently had a tough time after the Engineers Board of Kenya (EBK) disowned degrees from some universities. The body has now published a list of universities recognised for engineering courses. University of Nairobi (UoN) Moi University Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) Egerton University Dedan Kimathi University of […]

Uber launches luxury premium car option in Nairobi

Uber has introduced a premium car option in Nairobi that will offer those in need of high end rides for special occasions an option to ride in style without breaking the bank. UberSELECT will provide an option for a safe, comfortable and reliable ride – for all special occasions. The cars will be driven by experienced […]