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Business: NBK seeks Sh4b shareholder loans to stay afloat

National Bank of Kenya is seeking funds to keep its head above the waters after capital requirements fell below the regulator's requirements.
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Bombardier is closing in on the second deal for its C Series jet since reaching a landmark agreement with Airbus a few weeks ago that will see the European aircraft maker take control of the programme
A record level of global investors currently think shares are overvalued, while an increased amount of them are taking more risks with their investment choices than before, a survey shows.
Chad's stalled talks with Glencore on restructuring more than $1 billion in debt due to the trading firm has delayed the release of IMF funds for the struggling central African country until at least
The Sobeys grocery business plans to cut about 800 office jobs across Canada.
Plovdiv and the Central and Eastern European Countries (CEE) opened the first "16 + 1 Logistics Center and Pavilion for E-Commerce in Agricultural and Other Products", reports  The cente
"Fake data" is as much of a threat to economic and financial stability as "fake news" is to politics, a leading European central banker said on Friday.
The mayor of Japan’s western city of Osaka plans to cut ties with U.S. sistercity San Francisco after the latter accepted the donation of a “comfort women” statue from a
DemocracySpring/Twitter The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade got a taste of politics on Thursday as a group of people broke through barriers and sat in the middle of the parade route. The protesters w
Italian energy firm ENI is planning two exploratory drills for natural gas in the island’s exclusive economic zone in the next couple of months, officials said on Friday. The announcement was made
Obama Sebelius Former Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has spoken out against Hillary Clinton for “disparaging the women who accused her husband Bill of sexual misconduct …
Lowering of interest rate would have boosted SA consumers purchasing power over the festive season, says SEIFSA.
Shares in the British pub group in which Irish financiers John Magnier and JP McManus hold a 23% stake fell by as much as 12% on the back of falling profits and a decision not to award shareholders an
Recently floated energy infrastructure company Greencoat Renewables has said it has a significant pipeline of wind-farm acquisition opportunities in Ireland and is optimistic about its chances for gro
The export sector is the lifeblood of the small open Irish economy and if this sector is doing well, then the whole economy tends to do well, writes Jim Power.
Ireland’s construction output will increase for the next three years by 28%, the second fastest in Europe, as home building picks up pace, according to new industry forecasts, writes Eamon Quinn
A woman died of severe injuries after she was accidentally shot by a hunter who mistook her for a deer near 2998 Armenian Road, Sherman, New York, on Wednesday night. According to the Chautauqua ̷
A mother has made headlines after calling for “Sleeping Beauty” to be removed from her son’s primary school curriculum as it promotes an “inappropriate sexual” message. Sarah Hall, from R
Britain’s economy has slowed since the start of the year as higher inflation has eaten into households’ disposable income
U.S. shoppers had splurged more than $1.52 billion US online by Thanksgiving evening, and more bargain hunters turned up at stores this year after tw

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