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Risky behavior in youths and the motivation to earn a living

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Coastal Kenya

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  Written by: Meshack Masibo Renown American economist and bestselling author Paul Zane Pilzer once said “God wants us to show compassion and understanding toward the unemployed or the poor not because they are poor, but because poor people, with help from those who are already successful, can become rich, And when the poor become …

Written by: Pratibha bissht pratibhabissht@mtkenyatimes.co.ke Women play variety of significant roles in our society from their birth till the end of life. Even after playing her all the roles and the entire job timely in efficient manner in the modern society, she is weak because men are still strongest gender of the society. Even after …

  Written by: Meshack Masibo What is the first thought that comes in your mind when you hear the word sacco? Probably if you are like me, it conjures up memories of financially intuitive persons coming together as a block in order to put their savings together and to be able to grow financially. It …

Written by: Pratibha bissht pratibhabissht@mtkenyatimes.co.ke Mining in Kenya yields high grade quantities of gold, copper, ilmenite and tantalum. Kenya is also an important source of non metallic minerals including soda ash, lime stone, salt, niobium, fluorspar and fossil fuels. The Ministry of Mining was formed by the government after the country’s March 4th general elections …

Written by: Dan Mwangi dan@mtkenyatimes.co.ke It started with the council of governors of Western Kenya and has morphed into Governors from different parts of the countries seeking go start banks to help their populace. it makes considering the huge amounts that the devolved units  and their administrators deal with.  The most recent occurrence of that …

TM Inc., a Canadian investment group, today announced it has acquired 90% of TM Management Ltd, Hong Kong. (“TMM”). TM Inc. is one of Canada’s leading independently owned multi-managers, focused on alternative investment strategies. The acquisition strengthens TM Inc.’s presence in Hong Kong and enhances the firm’s ability to address the growing alternative investments needs …

Written by: Pratibha bissht pratibhabissht@mtkenyatimes.co.ke Tourism is one of the main foreign exchange earners for Kenya. The country’s tourism industry depends largely on natural attractions such as beaches, mountains, forests and scenic landscapes. About 10 percent of the country’s landscape has been set aside for wild life conservation and bio diversity which are the main …

  Written by: Meshack Masibo In Africa, South Africa has always been sort of a big brother when it comes to economic development so when the government shared that it was introducing minimum wage, it was not such a huge surprise. However it has not always been so, before South Africa’s vast mineral wealth was …