Women truck drivers to be trained on health and work safety

At least 100 women are set to be trained and employed annually, thanks to the female-centered recruitment program dubbed ‘Women on Wheels (WoW)’ that was launched in Nairobi. The Program is part of the Bamburi Cement’s Sustainability Programs under Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI), Health, Safety and Environment pillars. It seeks to encourage more women […]

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Kenya Ferry Services set to expand services

The  Kenya  Ferry  Services (KFS) has announced plans to expand its operations to more water bodies in the country. The  KFS  Board  Chairman, Dan  Mwazo  and Managing Director, George Gowa on Friday said the state corporation’s five-year strategic plan  had  proposed the expansion of services to major water bodies such as Lakes Victoria and Turkana […]

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Hotels embrace Wellness Tourism to meet growing demand

The  Health and wellness tourism has been identified as one of the fastest growing travel segments and the most lucrative making local hotels compete to capture market share. According to 2018 Global Wellness Tourism Economy report, International wellness tourists on average spent USD 1,528 per trip, 53 percent more than the typical international tourist, while […]

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Faulu joins others in opening grassroots banking agencies

Faulu  Micro Finance Bank has launched banking agencies in rural areas targeting to recruit members from the agricultural sector by bringing services closer to them. The financial institution Managing Director,  Apollo Njoroge has said the institution will partner with county governments in realizing the programme. Njoroge said this move will help their customers access various […]

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