Standard Business: Here are five major steps to a thriving vegetable farm
22 Sep 2017 - To avoid catastrophic failure, get everything right from planting to maintainance, harvesting and marketing
Standard Business: Magical dry land farm run by a priest
22 Sep 2017 - A Rwandese who came to Lodwar from Kakamega in 2012 as a volunteer due to a shortage of priests, the man of cloth has transformed his compound into a model farm.
Standard Business: Why KQ will take longer to fly to New York despite clearance
22 Sep 2017 - Some of the issues to be sorted out include commercial agreements with other airlines.
Standard Business: Kenya battles to host global trade congress
22 Sep 2017 - Event to be held in 2021 has potential to boost business and tourism.
Standard Business: Ride-hailing apps more popular
22 Sep 2017 - Eighty-nine per cent of people in the US use taxi hailing apps, with Uber being the most popular despite its scandals around the world, according to a new survey.
Standard Business: Oil prices set to rise as major producers mop up supply glut
22 Sep 2017 - Output cuts by Opec and other oil producers are clearing a supply glut that has weighed on crude prices for three years, ministers said at a meeting on Friday to review the pact that expires in March 2018.
Standard Business: Pressure grows on global audit firm
22 Sep 2017 - South African finance minister says KPMG should be probed by law enforcement agencies.
Standard Business: Tea farmers beat severe drought to earn Sh78.3 billion in revenue
22 Sep 2017 - Smallholder tea farmers under the Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) have earned a total Sh78.3 billion in revenue from the sale of tea during the 2016/17 financial year.
Standard Business: I was not hired to please, says KQ chief as he takes hot seat
21 Sep 2017 - Polish national warns he will be his own man and will not shy away from taking unpopular decisions.
Standard Business: How poll raised poor households' budget
21 Sep 2017 - Low-income group bore the brunt since they usually purchase in small quantities every day.
Standard Business: Has your business stopped growing? Seven ways to turn things around
20 Sep 2017 - Success in business takes a lot of hard work, and a little bit of luck. But sometimes, no matter how hard you try or how many lucky breaks you get, things just don't go as planned.
Standard Business: Six things you should not do with your salary
20 Sep 2017 - The art of personal financial management is about budgeting, spending and saving financial resources over time. It begins with a financial plan, which helps you see the bigger picture, and set long and short-term goals for financial freedom.
Standard Business: Why the cost of my advice runs up to Sh103,000 an hour
20 Sep 2017 - Today, he is one of the go-to people for all things finance and investment. But before he achieved this status, Steve Biko Wafula, better known as Soko Analyst, burnt his fingers on a number of failed ventures.
Standard Business: Five characteristics of a good family business
20 Sep 2017 - Chances are high that seven out of 10 of the businesses you know are family owned.
Standard Business: Drugged and robbed: I shook off a rocky start to thrive at tattooing
20 Sep 2017 - It may not seem like it now, but just a few years ago, having a tattoo was considered a risqué statement. It was often associated with a subtle rebellion, which meant tattoo artists were few and far between.
Standard Business: Britam completes sale of 10 per cent stake
19 Sep 2017 - Britam stocks rallied on Monday after the financial services firm announced that the World Bank had paid Sh3.6 billion for a 10 per cent stake, concluding the transaction announced early this year.
Standard Business: Presidential election to derail Treasury spending cut plan, warns report
19 Sep 2017 - The Government will not be able to cut spending as earlier projected by the National Treasury in the budget after all.
Standard Business: State blamed for rise in bad loans as it holds supplier cash
19 Sep 2017 - The Government has been named as one of the debtors holding on to suppliers' money, leading to increased non-performing loans for banks.
Standard Business: Government gets Sh15.5b World Bank boost
19 Sep 2017 - The Government has received a Sh15.5 billion loan from the World Bank to finance electricity connectivity in arid and semi-arid counties.
Standard Business: What it takes for online shoppers to get trust of internet vendors
19 Sep 2017 - Jumia does not own goods but like Amazon and Alibaba, provides a platform for vendors and customers to buy and sell based on trust
Standard Business: Why KenolKobil boss is not excited about Kenya's oil plan
19 Sep 2017 - David Ohana advises Kenya to refine and use oil locally and sell it regionally since it will be hard to compete with the Gulf States using the current infrastructure.
Standard Business: Surveillance lab to detect fake medicine
19 Sep 2017 - The pharmaceutical regulator has set up a specialised laboratory to keep tabs on the safety and quality of medicines already approved for sale in the country.
Standard Business: Millions of Kenyans can hardly save as little as Sh100 from their monthly pay
19 Sep 2017 - That is the question that worries economic planners ranging from the country's foremost budgetary planning office, the Treasury, to pension schemes.
Standard Business: Banks now warming up to 'risky' SMEs for survival
19 Sep 2017 - Banks are warming up to small businesses through tailored products meant to woo them from the grip of shylocks.
Standard Business: Regulators' dilemma over businesses that don't fit into any licence
19 Sep 2017 - When Alloys Meshack, conceived a 'courier' firm Sendy in 2015, he simply wanted to build a platform that connects customers in need of delivery services, with drivers who were ready to offer such services. Pages