BUSINESS

26/11/2014

Nigeria devalues naira and raises interest rates

Central Bank says drop in oil prices has made it hard to defend the currency

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Austrian luxury lingerie-maker to open in NairobiBy MUGAMBI MUTEGI | Wednesday, November 26  2014 at  13:19

The Village Market in Nairobi. Luxury Austrian lingerie maker Palmers is to open its first African outlet at the shopping mall. FILE PHOTO | NATION MEDIA GROUP  |

Competition is on for Kenya's growing upmarket and middle class customers

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Uganda to privatise Lake Victoria managementBy DIANAH WANYANA | Monday, November 24  2014 at  16:29

Passengers enjoy a ride on MV Kipepeo on Lake Victoria. The vessel is currently offering tourist excursion services on the lake. PHOTO / NATION MEDIA GROUP |

Government wants investors to operationalise cage fish farming and other income-generating plans

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Ethiopia conference faults China development modelBy ANDUALEM SISAY in Addis Ababa | Wednesday, November 19  2014 at  17:10

Ethiopia's President Mulatu Teshome opening the Africa - China Poverty Reduction and Development Conference at the AU headquarter in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia November 18, 2014. ANDUALEM SISAY | NATION MEDIA GROUP |

Papers says rapid industrialisation at the expense of of the environment

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Ebola-hit Sierra Leone gives health lion's share of budgetBy KEMO CHAM in Freetown | Sunday, November 16  2014 at  17:39

The Ebola virus. FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP |

Minister says estimates to restore livelihoods in the post epidemic era

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