Blogs By Author : Maureen Barasa

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Unintended Consequences of Excise Tax on Tobacco and Nicotine Delivery Products in Kenya

Fri, Jan 13, 2023 | 10:11 am
In principle, Excise taxes are levied on goods and services whose consequences are considered socially undesirable. Most developing countries, including Kenya, rely ...

Why Central Bank of Kenya Attempt to Control the Exchange Rate won’t work

Mon, Sep 5, 2022 | 11:52 am
Following claims of scarcity of the US dollar in Kenya as a result of disruptions in global supply chains, the Central Bank ...

Tracking International Labour Organization: France Candidate

Tue, Mar 15, 2022 | 2:25 pm
Muriel Pénicaud, is the nominee of France for the position of Secretary General of the International Labour Organization (ILO). She was born ...

Are Matatus the main Cause of Traffic Congestion in Kenya?

Wed, Mar 31, 2021 | 11:56 am
State of play Traffic congestion is a major problem in the city of Nairobi. Not only does it cause pollution but also ...

What the corona virus numbers reveal?

Fri, Oct 9, 2020 | 1:26 pm
By: Annah-Grace Kemunto & Maureen Barasa. “Fellow Kenyans…” These have been the opening remarks of the daily reminder of how much this pandemic ...