Economics

10 Great reads for Today

10 Great reads for Today The following is my great reads list on Kenya finance and economy: Nakumatt Voluntary Administration (Benkelele) Trump’s Tax Reform Dissected (Mises Wire) Bad policies lead to bad […]

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Economy

GREEN BONDS AND GREEN DEBTS

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GREEN BONDS AND GREEN DEBTS Geoffrey Kerosi here. I recently attended a workshop organized by S&P Global and here is what I learnt about green bonds and green debts. Sandra Pereira, the […]

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Economy

Economy of Kenya vs Nigeria

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Economy of Kenya vs Nigeria Information on the Economy of Kenya vs Nigeria, the Federal Republic of Nigeria is located in West Africa bordering Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Benin. On the other […]

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Debt

Five Countries Responsible for 66 Percent of Global Debt

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Five Countries Responsible for 66 Percent of Global Debt The countries around the world are indebted to a tune of USD$63 Trillion. Below is a table showing the global debt of the […]

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Economy

THE GLOBAL ECONOMY

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THE GLOBAL ECONOMY According to Dr. Jean Michael Six of S&P Global, international trade is being driven by emerging economies. A number of countries have reached their potential and their economies is […]

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politics

SPAIN TO TAKE OVER RULING OF CATALONIA

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SPAIN TO TAKE OVER RULING OF CATALONIA “Spanish government to suspend Catalonian autonomy and impose direct rule after Catalonia’s president Carles Puigdemont refused to suspend his call for independence.” This is an […]

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Economics / History

ROMAN EMPIRE INFLATION

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ROMAN EMPIRE INFLATION Here is what inflation did to the Roman Empire. Roman Empire was one of the most powerful political entities in the world. It was a super-power in terms of […]

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Budget

What can Kenya learn from Alaska Tax Refunds?

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What can Kenya learn from Alaska Tax Refunds? Every financial year Alaskans receive their fair share of tax refunds worth an average of USD$1,100. To make the deal sweeter, there are no […]

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Economics

New Zealand May Ban Foreigners from Purchasing Homes

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New Zealand May Ban Foreigners from Purchasing Homes “We’ve agreed on banning the purchase of existing homes by foreign buyers.” Ms Ardern Read More: What can Kenya learn from Alaska Tax Refunds […]

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Economics

The Iron Law of Convergence

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The Iron Law of Convergence The Iron Law of Convergence refers to the tendency of poor countries or nations to catch up with rich countries. The existence of the Iron Law was […]

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Elections

USA 1896 Presidential Elections

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USA 1896 Presidential Elections The USA 1896 Presidential Election is worth a revisit due to the surge-in populism. This is a mirror image of the Donald Trump presidential campaigns. In this year […]

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Economics

What is the difference between Bail-outs and Bail-ins

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What is the difference between Bail-outs and Bail-ins In this article, we will look at the bail-outs and bail-ins and what can be done to make them more effective. The public bailouts […]

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Economics

FEDERAL RESERVE BANK IS LOOKING FOR A NEW CHAIR

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FEDERAL RESERVE BANK IS LOOKING FOR A NEW CHAIR The Federal Reserve Bank of United States of America has been under the leadership of Madam Janet Yellen. Analysts and observers have said […]

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politics

JACINDA ARDERN, THE NEW PRIME MINISTER OF NEW ZEALAND

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JACINDA ARDERN, THE NEW PRIME MINISTER OF NEW ZEALAND Jacinda Ardern is the new Prime Minster of New Zealand. She is a populist who has blast at capitalism. Jacinda was declared the […]

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politics

STATELESS WORLD IS WHAT WE WANT

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STATELESS WORLD IS WHAT WE WANT  This article is reviewing the concept of having a stateless world. The possibility, benefits and disadvantages of living in a world where “state” is a vocabulary. A […]

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Counties

AMB. MOHAMED ABDI MOHAMUD OF WAJIR COUNTY RELEASES HIS CABINET LINE UP    

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AMB. MOHAMED ABDI MOHAMUD OF WAJIR COUNTY RELEASES HIS CABINET LINE UP Today Monday 23rd October 2017, Wajir County Governor, Mohamed Abdi Mohamud announced his ministers. In addition to that there was a special […]

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careers

OPPORTUNITY: Temporary Accounts Assistant

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OPPORTUNITY: Temporary Accounts Assistant If you are an accountant looking for a job, here is an opportunity. Temporary Accounts Assistant.  Follow the link and apply. Click HERE to access the Terms of Reference […]

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Counties / Kwale County

Bakari Hassan Sebe Gets a comeback to Mvurya Cabinet

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Bakari Hassan Sebe Gets a comeback to Salim Mvurya Cabinet A total of seven (7) former County Executive Committee members of Kwale County have made a come back to Salim Mvurya’s second […]

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China

Chinese Communist Party Congress

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Chinese Communist Party Congress Last week, China’s ruling Community Party had its congress at the Great Hall of the People. This is the most important party event in China. The Congress was […]

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Counties / County Planning

Nairobi County Appoints new Advisers

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Nairobi County Appoints new Advisers Governor Mike Sonko has hired new advisers to serve his government. The top adviser for urban planning and renewal is the Former Clerk of Nairobi City, John […]

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Public Policy

‘Rapists to be chemically castrated in Pakistan under new laws’ approved by Prime Minister Imran Khan

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Pakistan’s Prime Minister, Imran Khan has allegedly approved in principle a law on chemical castration of rapists.  According to media reports, Mr. Khan approved the legislation which would also fast track sexual […]

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Public Policy

Scotland becomes the first country to offer sanitary products for all women

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All women in Scotland will soon receive sanitary products in a bid to end “period poverty”. Scotland becomes the first country in the world to take that step.  The Period Products (Free […]

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