“Kenya’s economy is forecast to grow from around five per cent in 2017 to 6.2 per cent this year. However, Central Bank Governor says the interest rate cap is holding it back. The projected growth for 2018 is 0.7 per cent higher than the World Bank’s forecast of 5.5 per cent, but is within the Treasury’s estimate of above six per cent.”

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