Kutwa Monday

The Capital Markets Authority (CMA) seeks to extend the statutory management of Francis Thuo stockbrokers stockbrokers (by the Nairobi Stock Exchange) for another 6 months (this is due to expire on September 6)

Are we ready for Basel II
Diamond cash again?: 1 ½ years ago the bank raised 735 million shillings, and now they’re back for more cash as are NIC also with a rights issue (and bonus share). These fast growing mid-size banks want to comply with Basel II by 2010 which requires that they have adequate capital to cover not just credit risks, but also market and operational risks

Mumias glazing: Mumias dressed up some bad news glazed over reduced sales (-10%), profit (-9%), and cash with the promise of a dividend and a 2 bonus shares for each held – which apparently worked as the share closed 8% up on the previous week. . Still even the Business Daily was moved to decry insider trading in Mumias and EABL shares this past week


Road audits: from the Kenya Roads Board for engineering firms to team with financial audit firms to audit road construction work on behalf of the government by performing technical, performance and financial audits. D/l is 24/9

Strathmore finance seminar: on Friday September 7 at the Hilton on Kenya as an emerging capital market


Celtel: revenue assurance & fraud manager, treasury & tax manager. D/l is 7/9

Director of information & public communications of the government of Kenya. details here and d/l is 7/9

Marketing managers (3) [branding, core network, wireless] at Huawei: apply to Kenya@Huawei.com by 14/9

Editorial staff at the Nation media group: they are looking for website editors, owners of popular blogs in east Africa, sub editor with niche publications – in their 20”s and 30’s. apply for positions by picking any story in the nation or east African, rewrite it and send it back to editstaff@nation.co.ke by 10/9

Popote wireless: head of sales, IT account manager, sales engineers. Apply to hr@popotewireless.co.ke 14/9

Safaricom: principal credit controller, retail center agent, sales analyst, senior marketing & planning analyst. D/l is 7/9

Governance advisor – Kenya for the World Bank – d/l is 13/9