image
Afghanistan


Albania


Algeria


Angola


Antigua and Barbuda


Argentina


Armenia


Australia


Austria


Azerbaijan


Bahrain


Bangladesh


Barbados


Belarus


Belgium


Belize


Benin


Bhutan


Bolivia


Bosnia and Herzegovina


Botswana


Brazil


Brunei Darussalam


Bulgaria


Burkina Faso


Burundi


C


Cabo Verde


Cambodia


Cameroon


Canada


Central African Republic


Chad


Chile


China


Colombia


Comoros


Costa Rica


Croatia


Cyprus


Czech Republic


Democratic Republic of the Congo


Denmark


Djibouti


Dominica


Dominican Republic


Ecuador


Egypt


El Salvador


Equatorial Guinea


Eritrea


Estonia


Ethiopia


Fiji


Finland


France


FYR Macedonia


Gabon


Georgia


Germany


Ghana


Greece


Grenada


Guatemala


Guinea


Guinea-Bissau


Guyana


Haiti


Honduras


Hong Kong SAR


Hungary


Iceland


India


Indonesia


Iraq


Ireland


Islamic Republic of Iran


Israel


Italy


Jamaica


Japan


Jordan


Kazakhstan


Kenya


Kiribati


Korea


Kosovo


Kuwait


Kyrgyz Republic


Lao P.D.R.


Latvia


Lebanon


Lesotho


Liberia


Libya


Lithuania


Luxembourg


Macao SAR


Madagascar


Malawi


Malaysia


Maldives


Mali


Malta


Marshall Islands


Mauritania


Mauritius


Mexico


Micronesia


Moldova


Mongolia


Montenegro


Morocco


Mozambique


Myanmar


Namibia


Nepal


Netherlands


New Zealand


Nicaragua


Niger


Nigeria


Norway


Oman


Pakistan


Palau


Panama


Papua New Guinea


Paraguay


Peru


Philippines


Poland


Portugal


Puerto Rico


Qatar


Republic of Congo


Romania


Russia


Rwanda


S


Samoa


San Marino


Saudi Arabia


Senegal


Serbia


Seychelles


Sierra Leone


Singapore


Slovak Republic


Slovenia


Solomon Islands


South Africa


South Sudan


Spain


Sri Lanka


St. Kitts and Nevis


St. Lucia


St. Vincent and the Grenadines


Sudan


Suriname


Swaziland


Sweden


Switzerland


Syria


Taiwan Province of China


Tajikistan


Tanzania


Thailand


The Bahamas


The Gambia


Timor-Leste


Togo


Tonga


Trinidad and Tobago


Tunisia


Turkey


Turkmenistan


Tuvalu


Uganda


Ukraine


United Arab Emirates


United Kingdom


United States


Uruguay


Uzbekistan


Vanuatu


Venezuela


Vietnam


Yemen


Zambia


Zimbabwe



Kenya Country Politics and Economics Report

Political News
Country Leaders
GDP News
Investment News
Demographics News
Net Exports News
Public Spending News
Public Debt News
Recent Econ Reports

Politics


Political News


  • Business tops President Uhuru's New York schedule
  • President Uhuru signs controversial Finance Bill 2018 into law
  • An all-powerful president is dangerous, don't allow it
  • KQ hosts President Kenyatta, business leaders in New York
  • Kenyan president to meet with Trump on security, trade
  • British Prime Minister May in Kenya to boost economic ties
  • Theresa May first UK Prime Minister to visit Kenya in 30 years
  • Good news as Prime Minister May promises retention of duty-free ...
  • UK Prime minister Theresa May's pledge to Kenya
  • Kenya economic growth to be curbed by new tax on fuel -industry
  • Domestic Services Sector Key to Economic Growth
  • Kenya economic growth to be curbed by new tax on fuel
  • Kenya in doldrums despite economic growth
  • Kenya's Treasury increases 2018 economic growth forecast
  • In the wealth of nations…where is our Kenyan pie?
  • Supporting SMEs is key to unlocking economic growth
  • Sukuk potential high in Kenya, says agency
  • Uhuru to address UNGA, says business top agenda in New York
  • Economy will take a beating from tax increase, say experts
  • Business tops President Uhuru's New York schedule
  • How to increase your net worth and reduce expenses
  • KQ hosts President Kenyatta, business leaders in New York
  • Sukuk potential high in Kenya, says agency
  • Burgeoning population calls for return to family planning path
  • DANA SEIDENBERG: Population D-Day is upon us
  • Why tech-savvy youth is key to food security in Kenya
  • Begetting more kids a bad idea
  • Cancer kills 90 Kenyans daily, lifestyles to blame
  • Sukuk potential high in Kenya, says agency
  • Burgeoning population calls for return to family planning path
  • DANA SEIDENBERG: Population D-Day is upon us
  • Leather manufacturers eye exports with Kenyan branding
  • Uhuru's foreign trips good for Kenya, says CS Monica Juma
  • Mixed fabric of Kenya's textile exports to Agoa
  • Economy will take a beating from tax increase, say experts
  • Uhuru visit expected to boost Kenya-US trade opportunities
  • Suresh Prabhu urges India Inc to identify priority sectors in Kenya
  • There's Reason to Worry Over Kenya's Finances, RenCap Says
  • Kenya ranked behind Rwanda in WB debt management study
  • Uhuru's dilemma on fuel tax as Kenya waits to hear from IMF
  • Rid Finance Bill of numerous miscellaneous amendments
  • Kenya's budget up 15 times since 2002
  • Uhuru's proposed cut on fuel tax to 8% 'still disastrous' to Kenyans ...
  • HIGHLIGHTS-Kenya budget for 2018/19 fiscal year
  • Keter warns of 'silent revolution' amid Kenya's debt woes
  • The case for capping Kenya's debt ceiling and Treasury's borrowing ...
  • Kenya: Moody's Cautions Kenya Debt Pile-Up Bad for Rating
  • Kenya: Debt Doubts Cloud Uhuru's China Visit As State House ...
  • Standard Gauge Railway Project leaves China Owning 70 per cent ...
  • Raila Odinga calling for National Dialogue over Kenya's debt burden
  • Kenya's debt to China could soon cross KSh 1 trillion
  • Moody's cautions Kenya's debt pile-up bad for rating

    Kenya Leaders


    President


  • Business tops President Uhuru's New York schedule
  • President Uhuru signs controversial Finance Bill 2018 into law
  • Trump Welcomes President of Kenya to White House

    Speaker of Parliament


  • EAC Speakers endorse Kenya to host EA Parliamentary Institute
  • MP Ken Okoth wants Parliament to legalise marijuana in Kenya
  • Kenya speaker upholds parliament's approval of 8 pct tax on fuel

    Prime Minister


  • British Prime Minister May arrives in Kenya
  • Theresa May first UK Prime Minister to visit Kenya in 30 years
  • UK Prime minister Theresa May's pledge to Kenya

    Deputy Prime Minister


  • VAT debate healthy for Kenya, says DP Ruto
  • Religious leaders want fewer MPs in changes to cut costs
  • CS Juma secures support for Blue Economy summit from Costa Rica

    Minister of Economy


  • Taxpayers bought minister Sh7 million car for private use
  • Fine balance between politics and economics
  • Kenya's Finance Minister Cuts Spending, Money Transfer Taxes to ...

    Minister of Agriculture


  • Good times ahead for pyrethrum farmers as State to issue 60m ...
  • Youth are key to transforming Kenya's agriculture sector
  • Theresa May: Britain committed to free trade with Kenya after Brexit

    Minister of Culture


  • Appreciate culture, foster cohesion
  • Meet the first woman to serve as Cabinet Minister in Kenya
  • Feature: Kenyan official takes up Chinese language with gusto as ...

    Minister of Defense


  • Theresa May Draws Online Ridicule For Awkward Dance Moves In ...
  • UK signs security and defense agreement with Nigeria, boosts ...
  • Burials Begin As Deaths From Capsized Ferry Rise to 224

    Minister of Education


  • Courting business with Nigeria, South Africa and Kenya: Where are ...
  • UK announces major investments in future of African youth through ...
  • There's little chance Obado will lose his seat – lawyers

    Minister of Energy


  • There's little chance Obado will lose his seat – lawyers
  • Solar energy investments key in Teresa May's trade agenda with ...
  • REGINALD NALUGALA: What's in it for us in new scramble for Africa?

    Minister of Finance


  • Kenya's Finance Minister Cuts Spending, Money Transfer Taxes to ...
  • Finance Minister resigns over forgery claims
  • Raila betrayed Kenyans on fuel tax, says Western leaders

    Minister of Foreign Affairs


  • Foreign affairs cabinet secretary Monica Juma has defended ...
  • Ministry seeks to recover Sh2.1m from Judy Wakhungu
  • Maldives says opposition wins 'peaceful' presidential election

    Minister of Internal Affairs


  • More trafficked Ugandan women 'rescued' in Kenya
  • Police officers accused of aiding human traffickers
  • Are China's financial dealings in Africa a debt trap or bailout?

    Minister of Justice


  • US may aid Liberia in search for missing millions
  • New cyber unit to tackle child sex abuse in Kenya
  • How compromised team and politicians sacrificed the truth on TJRC ...

    Minister of Health


  • India's Modi unveils 'world's largest' health insurance scheme
  • Countries from IGAD team up to end polio: The three Ministers of ...
  • Health Ministry warning on health packages

    Minister of Infrastructure


  • Theresa May first UK Prime Minister to visit Kenya in 30 years
  • FG, Japan sign MoU for investments in infrastructure
  • Pres. Trump welcomes president of Kenya to the White House

    Minister of Sports


  • Counties must boost efforts to improve national sports facilities
  • Top Africa stories: Kenyan infants' corpses, Kirsty Coventry's ...
  • Billionaire investor Sono makes entry into Kenya, buys Re-Union FC

    Director of State Security Service


  • Kenyans to establish Coast Guard after law passed
  • What Waki said about police
  • Terrorism remains Kenya's top security threat

    Chairman National Bank


  • Chris Msando's widow Eva Buyu lands State job
  • Uhuru discards parastatal reforms as new team picked
  • Fortunes turn as former millionaire Jirongo now broke

    Permanent Representative to the UN


  • NMG to host public forum on development
  • Rwanda appoints new Ambassadors to Kenya, Mozambique
  • CS Juma mourns Godia, says he raised Kenya's diplomacy

    Presidents Chief of Staff


  • Nzioka Waita: The new power broker at State House
  • Uhuru hires 45 in Presidential Delivery Unit to build legacy
  • Kenyans to establish Coast Guard after law passed

    Chairman of Supreme Court


  • New allegations surfaces over Trumps court nominee
  • Court of Appeal to hear landmark appeal by US firm over Lamu wind ...
  • Accuser of US high-court nominee Kavanaugh goes public

    Opposition


  • Opposition leader Solih tells supporters he won Maldives election
  • ANC leader Mudavadi asks opposition to take watchdog role seriously
  • Raila betrayed Kenyans on fuel tax, says Western leaders

    Economic News and Data


    GDP

  • Kenya GDP to grow by 6.2 pct in 2019 - finmin official
  • Tough choices for Kenya to avoid economic crisis
  • Azimo: 80 Percent Growth In Transactions Sent To M-Pesa Wallets ...
  • Bill seeks to curb Kenya's big appetite for borrowing
  • What Kenya must do to avoid debt trap
  • India's Modi unveils 'world's largest' health insurance scheme
  • There's Reason to Worry Over Kenya's Finances, RenCap Says
    Loading graph...
    Loading graph...

    Loading graph...

    Loading graph...

    Loading graph...

    Loading graph...

    Investment

  • Sukuk potential high in Kenya, says agency
  • Uhuru to address UNGA, says business top agenda in New York
  • Economy will take a beating from tax increase, say experts
  • Business tops President Uhuru's New York schedule
  • How to increase your net worth and reduce expenses
  • KQ hosts President Kenyatta, business leaders in New York
    Loading graph...
    Loading graph...

    Loading graph...

    Loading graph...

    Loading graph...

    Demographics

  • Sukuk potential high in Kenya, says agency
  • Burgeoning population calls for return to family planning path
  • DANA SEIDENBERG: Population D-Day is upon us
  • Why tech-savvy youth is key to food security in Kenya
  • Begetting more kids a bad idea
  • Cancer kills 90 Kenyans daily, lifestyles to blame
  • Sukuk potential high in Kenya, says agency
  • Burgeoning population calls for return to family planning path
  • DANA SEIDENBERG: Population D-Day is upon us
    Loading graph...
    Loading graph...

    Loading graph...

    Loading graph...

    Export/Import

  • Leather manufacturers eye exports with Kenyan branding
  • Uhuru's foreign trips good for Kenya, says CS Monica Juma
  • Mixed fabric of Kenya's textile exports to Agoa
  • Economy will take a beating from tax increase, say experts
  • Uhuru visit expected to boost Kenya-US trade opportunities
  • Suresh Prabhu urges India Inc to identify priority sectors in Kenya
    Loading graph...
    Loading graph...

    Loading graph...

    Public Spending

  • There's Reason to Worry Over Kenya's Finances, RenCap Says
  • Kenya ranked behind Rwanda in WB debt management study
  • Uhuru's dilemma on fuel tax as Kenya waits to hear from IMF
  • Rid Finance Bill of numerous miscellaneous amendments
  • Kenya's budget up 15 times since 2002
  • Uhuru's proposed cut on fuel tax to 8% 'still disastrous' to Kenyans ...
  • HIGHLIGHTS-Kenya budget for 2018/19 fiscal year
    Loading graph...
    Loading graph...

    Loading graph...

    Loading graph...

    Public Debt

  • Keter warns of 'silent revolution' amid Kenya's debt woes
  • The case for capping Kenya's debt ceiling and Treasury's borrowing ...
  • Kenya: Moody's Cautions Kenya Debt Pile-Up Bad for Rating
  • Kenya: Debt Doubts Cloud Uhuru's China Visit As State House ...
  • Standard Gauge Railway Project leaves China Owning 70 per cent ...
  • Raila Odinga calling for National Dialogue over Kenya's debt burden
  • Kenya's debt to China could soon cross KSh 1 trillion
  • Moody's cautions Kenya's debt pile-up bad for rating
    Loading graph...
    Loading graph...

    Loading graph...


    Recent Econ Stats

    MomentCountryEventActualPreviousConsensusForecastpreviewpupdatedreviewrupdated
    2017-05-08KEBalance of Trade FEBKES -82.9KES-101.9B 0
  • Glimpses of Trump's Foreign (Human Rights) Policy in Africa
  • Trade deficit continues to increase
  • Tullow Oil to hit financial reset with US$790mln rights issue
  • 1
    2017-05-08KEBalance of Trade JANKES -101.KES-76.5B 0
  • Glimpses of Trump's Foreign (Human Rights) Policy in Africa
  • Trade deficit continues to increase
  • Tullow Oil to hit financial reset with US$790mln rights issue
  • 1
    2017-05-04KECfC Stanbic Bank PMI APR50.348.5 50.1800