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- Apparently Blackberry will not enter the Kenyan market because its minimum licence agreement is 50,000 users and therefore the market is too small. However those who have investigated selling them believe that the margins offered by RIM are too small to be worth the candle.

- The Postal Corporation of Kenya plans to launch an electronic money order service early next year. A pilot project is already under way in a number of centres. The service will enable customers to send money orders electronically to all post offices countrywide.