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Mamata wishes to 'Kanyashree' girls on Intl Girl Child Day

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today expressed her wishes for all Kanyashree girls in the state on the occasion of the International Day of the Girl Child. "On the International Day of the Girl Child, my best wishes to all our ...
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The Government has promised not to burden Kenyans with additional taxes as it presents its Sh2.6 trillion budget for the 2017-2018 financial year.
You can now make history by being among the first people to directly lend your Government as little as Sh3,000 through your mobile phone.
The Government has promised not to burden Kenyans with additional taxes as it presents its Sh2.6 trillion budget for the 2017-2018 financial year.
You can now make history by being among the first people to directly lend your Government as little as Sh3,000 through your mobile phone.
The Government has signed a Sh18 billion deal with two Chinese firms to rehabilitate 206km of roads in South Nyanza.
Tax incentives are attracting automobile firms into the Kenyan market, with Italian automaker Iveco being the latest to set up an assembly line for light and heavy commercial vehicles.
Digital money transfer service WorldRemit and KCB have set up a new money remittance service for the diaspora.
The Government has signed a Sh18 billion deal with two Chinese firms to rehabilitate 206km of roads in South Nyanza.
Tax incentives are attracting automobile firms into the Kenyan market, with Italian automaker Iveco being the latest to set up an assembly line for light and heavy commercial vehicles.
Digital money transfer service WorldRemit and KCB have set up a new money remittance service for the diaspora.
The National Treasury has confirmed that it has cleared all the tax refunds that it owed manufacturers as it gears for tabling of the 2017-18 budget.
The Muslim community in Kenya has launched a sharia-compliant TV station. Horizon Television Network, under the Jamia Mosque Committee Nairobi, aims to fight Islamic extremism in Kenya and the region.
The National Treasury needs to figure out a way to tax players in the digital economy to increase the number of taxpayers.
The National Treasury has confirmed that it has cleared all the tax refunds that it owed manufacturers as it gears for tabling of the 2017-18 budget.
The Muslim community in Kenya has launched a sharia-compliant TV station. Horizon Television Network, under the Jamia Mosque Committee Nairobi, aims to fight Islamic extremism in Kenya and the region.
The National Treasury needs to figure out a way to tax players in the digital economy to increase the number of taxpayers.
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