In Kenya Shilling stable, manufacturing sector demand slow

At 0653 GMT, commercial banks quoted the shilling at 101.25/35 to the dollar, compared with 101.30/40 at Wednesday's close.

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Kenya shilling coins and notes are pictured inside a cashier's booth at a forex exchange bureau in Kenya's capital Nairobi, April 20, 2016. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya? play Kenya shilling coins and notes are pictured inside a cashier's booth at a forex exchange bureau in Kenya's capital Nairobi, April 20, 2016. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya?
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The Kenyan shilling was stable against the dollar on Thursday due to subsiding dollar demand from the manufacturing sector and inflows from charities offering support, traders said.

At 0653 GMT, commercial banks quoted the shilling at 101.25/35 to the dollar, compared with 101.30/40 at Wednesday's close.

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