Kenya Economy

Kenya: Royal Nairobi hosts KPA golf tournament

[ad_1] The Nairobi edition of the Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) corporate golf tournament will take place on the par 72 of the Royal Nairobi Golf Club course on Friday. After two other events held at Machakos and Nyahururu Sports Club, the Friday event usually alternates between some Nairobi golf clubs, …

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Kenya’s President outlines his UN priorities

[ad_1] The latest from the UN General Assembly: ___ UNITED NATIONS – With Kenya taking over the presidency of the United Nations Security Council next month, the country’s president outlined its priorities. Uhuru Kenyatta said in a taped address to the UN General Assembly on Wednesday that he believes multilateral …

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MPs should protect Kenyans from high fuel prices

[ad_1] A car fuel at the Rubis gas station along Gitanga Road in Lavington, Nairobi [Boniface Okendo, Standard] Parliament resumed its sessions yesterday amid public outcry over the recent rise in fuel prices. Kenyans are still struggling with the effects of Covid-19. The last thing they want is disruption that …

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Dubai Chamber continues to expand economic ties between the United Arab Emirates and Africa – OpEd – Eurasia Review

[ad_1] The United Arab Emirates have launched the 6th edition of the Global Business Forum Africa (GBF Africa), which aims to expand and strengthen the diverse business with Africa. With its world-class airline Emirates, the airline network will facilitate participation in the forum for African executives and business leaders. Under …

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Kenya has its full reopening in December [Business Africa]

[ad_1] Kenya‘s economy contracted 0.3% in 2020, according to the Bureau of Statistics. In addition to youth unemployment, Kenya’s economy is disrupted by restrictive measures due to Covid19. With us at Bungoma Dr. Catherine Laura Mamuli, Lecturer at Kibakii, University, Bungoma, Kenya. 83% of the jobs recorded were in the …

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I’m not a pushover, Mudavadi warns rivals in the 2022 survey

[ad_1] Musalia Mudavadi, party leader of the Amani National Congress, in the AIPCK Church in Githunguri, Kiambu County.[Edward Kiplimo, Standard] ANC leader Musalia Mudavadi says his 2022 presidential search is unstoppable. The former vice president said he was ready to face other hopes, including deputy president William Ruto and ODM …

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The economic impact of tuberculosis mortality in 120 countries and the cost of failing to meet the Sustainable Development Goals tuberculosis goals: a full income analysis

[ad_1] Research in context Evidence prior to this study We searched PubMed for articles published between January 1, 2000 and December 31, 2020, using search terms broadly representative of the health and economic effects of tuberculosis, including the effects on and resulting mortality and morbidity economic and welfare losses. We …

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Kenya’s GM cassava plant is given the green light

[ad_1] A genetically modified (GM) cassava plant is one step closer to commercial release in Kenya, where it could help farmers overcome a plant-damaging viral disease. If approved, the Kenyan scientists who developed it will make the seeds available to smallholders free of charge. An important plant: Cassava, also called …

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Kenya: Uhuru and Raila meet in the coalition plan

[ad_1] President Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM chief Raila Odinga were due to hold talks on Wednesday evening shortly after the former prime minister was briefed on their proposed coalition by the head of state’s allies. Mr. Odinga met Anniversary Secretary General Raphael Tuju and Vice Chairman David Murathe to discuss …

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Build a prosperity alliance among black women

[ad_1] Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Reddit E-mail To press Photo by Ashley Lauren Kenya McKnight-Ahad The building at 1200 West Broadway Avenue in North Minneapolis that was known for the Breaking Bread restaurant is now owned by Black. Kenya McKnight-Ahad, President and CEO of the Black Women’s Wealth Alliance (BWWA), recently …

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Strategies Kenya needs to strengthen entrepreneurship

[ad_1] Personal finance Strategies Kenya needs to strengthen entrepreneurship Tuesday, July 20, 2021 Participants will follow the proceedings during the Central Region Intellectual Property Awareness Workshop for Micro, Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises at Dedan Kimathi University in Nyeri on October 29, 2018. FILE PHOTO | FI NMG FROM ENOS TOOMore …

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New power line a game changer for the lake region

[ad_1] KETRACO’s chairman, Captain Joe Mutambu, is leading a team of engineers inspecting construction in the Kibos area of ​​the Olkaria-Lessos-Kisumu transmission line project [Kepher Otieno, Standard] The Lake Victoria Regional Economic Block (LREB) has enormous potential for accelerated industrialization and economic growth. To make this dream a reality, a …

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Swiss ‘Crypto Nation’ supports African blockchain ambitions

[ad_1] Sub-Saharan Africa is a key region for Swiss foreign policyexternal link and digitization will play a major role in this. To this end, “Crypto Nation” Switzerland is campaigning for a public-private partnership to find blockchain solutions for some of the continent’s challenges. This content was published on July 13, …

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G20 announces tax cut and warns of virus variants virus

[ad_1] By David Lawder, Leigh Thomas (Corrects the spelling of the World Health Organization in the 19th paragraph) FILE PHOTO: Russian billionaire Andrey Melnichenko’s 120-meter-long mega-yacht “A” is moored on April 18, 2012 at a pier against the “Reflections at Keppel Bay” condominium in Singapore. REUTERS / Tim Chong / …

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Tourism boosts economic growth on Wasini Island

[ad_1] Wasini Island, 75 km from Mombasa, is home to the Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park and the reserve, which was established to protect the picturesque islands and special habitats of a wide variety of endemic marine animals and breeding migratory birds. The marine park, which is managed and protected by …

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Bank branches show wealthy, poor counties

[ad_1] economy Bank branches show rich, poor districts Tuesday, July 6th, 2021 Central Bank of Kenya. FILE PHOTO | NMG BY TIMOTHY ODINGAMore from this author Summary Data from the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) shows that the three counties have 794 branches, or 53 percent of Kenya’s 1,502 bank …

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Kenya’s economy is partially recovering, but uncertainty remains high and the outlook depends on the COVID-19 vaccination campaign

[ad_1] NAIROBI, June 30, 2020 – Kenya‘s gross domestic product (GDP) is expected to grow 4.5 percent in 2021, suggesting a partial recovery from the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic that stalled growth last year. According to the latest analysis by the World Bank, economic activity will accelerate to over 5 percent …

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how African countries approach the challenge

[ad_1] The COVID-19 pandemic has suffocated many sectors of the global economy. But it appears to have boosted the scammers’ business. Experts note that some scammers have taken advantage of the new opportunities presented by the pandemic economy and appear to be getting more sophisticated in their methods. At the …

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EABL adapts to the marketplace affected by Covid

[ad_1] East African Breweries Ltd took a shock when Kenya closed hospitality businesses due to the pandemic | TOM COLLINS | For any company that relies on open points of sale to sell goods, Covid-19 was a particular challenge. When Kenya responded to the pandemic by shutting down hospitality businesses …

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New report warns of job time bomb

[ad_1] Emmanuel Akenya, a Kenyan youth who works at China Road and Bridges, is tightening the railings that will form the Wangige underpass pillars in the Kiambu district. [Denish Ochieng, Standard] About 10 million people will be employed in Kenya over the next ten years. This will be a major …

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EALA lawmakers issue ultimatum on EAC visa fees

[ad_1] Over 59 million Kenyans are eagerly waiting to hear the budget statement, which is due to be presented to the National Assembly on Thursday afternoon at around 3 or 2 p.m. CAT. Finance Minister Ukur Yatani is currently preparing to appear in the National Assembly and deliver his budget …

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How Foreign Aid to Medicine Brings Big Economic Revenues |

[ad_1] President Joe Biden’s decision to donate 500 million COVID-19 vaccines to other countries by June 2022 is an important step in restoring the United States’ global reputation. Another, parallel foreign policy solution could perhaps achieve even more. It’s simple, inexpensive, and could improve the health and wellbeing of billions …

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Protect farmers from cheaper food imports

[ad_1] A local farmer sorts his onions in a Kisii market.[File,Standard] Kenya‘s importing onions from China speaks volumes about the void of promises the government has made over the years to empower local farmers and even achieve food supplies. There is no doubt that the country has the capacity to …

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