Banking, Brands

MVisa Transaction Fees Scrapped Off

Local mVisa transaction fees have been scrapped off following a statement from Visa Group Country Manager Andrew Torre. This follows a partnership by Visa and nine Kenyan banks who will offer free person-to-person transactions. The nine banks include Barclays Bank, Cooperative Bank, Ecobank, Family Bank, KCB Bank, National Bank of Kenya, NIC Bank, Prime Bank,… Continue reading MVisa Transaction Fees Scrapped Off

Brands, Tech

Safaricom simplifies access to M-Pesa APIs to businesses in the country

Safaricom yesterday announced the release of a feature-rich M-PESA Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) portal to businesses in the country. The portal dubbed Daraja, will enable businesses to easily integrate with M-PESA drastically cutting down the more than 60 days it took businesses to link to M-PESA. Through Daraja, businesses can now seamlessly integrate both Lipa… Continue reading Safaricom simplifies access to M-Pesa APIs to businesses in the country

Brands

Facebook continues with the fight to battle fake news with editorial rights

Facebook is battling fake news by only offering verified publishers (those that regularly advertise with Facebook) the ability to edit headlines and meta descriptions for their verified links. According to Campaign Asia, Facebook is limiting editorial rights for link previews to verified publishers that advertise on its platform. In a bid to battle the prevalence… Continue reading Facebook continues with the fight to battle fake news with editorial rights

Brands

New Chinese Menswear Store, ZOPO, Launches at Garden City Mall

Leading Chinese retailer, Zopo, has opened an ultra-modern menswear store at Garden City Mall -  one of the largest malls in the region. Zopo is a new dedicated menswear shop targeting the modern and sophisticated man with an eye for high quality and trendy collections. The store’s opening in Kenya will be the brand’s first… Continue reading New Chinese Menswear Store, ZOPO, Launches at Garden City Mall

Brands

Delamere expands its Brand Portfolio with exciting, new products

Delamere, the leading brand in Fruit Yoghurt segment in Kenya has announced the expansion of its product offering, as it seeks to strengthen its market share in Kenya and become the market leader in Africa. The launch of the new range of fruit yoghurt is part of the company’ strategy to double its sales and… Continue reading Delamere expands its Brand Portfolio with exciting, new products

Brands

Coca-Cola company launches ‘Changamkia mamilli na Coca-Cola’ promotion

The Coca-Cola Company has unveiled a promotion dubbed ‘Changamkia Mamilli na Coca-Cola’ to reward loyal consumers. Each week for the next 12 weeks one lucky customer will win a million shillings in the ‘Under the Crown’ promotion that will run for twelve weeks starting today to 22nd  August 2017. In addition, there will be daily… Continue reading Coca-Cola company launches ‘Changamkia mamilli na Coca-Cola’ promotion