Posts Tagged ‘Kenya’
While Kenya made its name in software, a handful of entrepreneurs are now taking the leap into developing hardware.
“Don’t think you will start a business and a year down the line you are the big guy in town.”
Since last year’s Westgate mall shooting, demand for private security has increased.
“You don’t need to be tough in this business, you just need to be playing right in the middle of the pitch.”
Many Africans are returning home from abroad, but the transition is not always easy.
Over the last 12 months Kenya has suffered numerous terror attacks that have killed close to 200 people and dented the country’s image abroad.
African Cotton Industries MD says manufacturers need to constantly stay ahead of the game.
Business advice from Joanne Mwangi, Lee Karuri and Mugo Kibati.
“If your goal is to acquire wealth then in your list of strategies… anything goes. If you steal it, if you acquire it corruptly, it doesn’t matter.”
The success of Tabitha Karanja and her Keroche Breweries is a classic David and Goliath tale.
Africa has 52 cities with populations of 1m or higher – the same number as for Europe.
Luxury bag manufacturer Sandstorm receives endorsement from Prince George.
Oil, gas and mining developments could have positive spill-over effects for the rest of the economy.
Sam Gichuru, CEO of Nairobi-based startup accelerator Nailab, says there are many lessons to be learned in failure.
RMA Motors details its business plans to access Kenyan car buyers.