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Retired Laos to be reopened to foreign travelers »Capital News

Bangkok, Thailand, December 18 – Laos has announced plans to partially reopen to foreign travelers in the new year, providing a lifeline for the tourism industry after borders were sealed for more than 18 months to keep Covid out. Fully vaccinated visitors on pre-booked tours will be able to enter …

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Kenya is celebrating Migrants Day with diaspora remittances that are expected to skyrocket

NAIROBI, Kenya December 17th – Kenya celebrated International Migrants Day on Friday, with the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) forecasting record high remittances from the diaspora in December. CBK saw remittance inflows of Sh36 billion in November, with the number expected to rise and hit an all-year record in December. …

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The time has come for the public-private management of national parks

Ideas & Debate The time has come for the public-private management of national parks Thursday, December 16, 2021 BY BEATRICE NYABIRAMore from this author summary Countries like Rwanda, Mozambique and South Africa have achieved great successes in their pursuit of sustainable tourism and nature conservation thanks to CMPs. CMPs can …

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Kenya Covid infection rate exceeds the WHO high risk limit

BY JOHN MUTUA Kenya‘s coronavirus infection rate has exceeded the World Health Organization (WHO) high risk limit of five percent for the first time since the nationwide curfew was lifted on October 20. Health ministry data shows the positivity rate – the percentage of tests that come back positive – …

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6 Kenyan sports personalities with lucrative side businesses

The country’s Sports Brotherhood has undergone a paradigm shift as the world shines into the spotlight on the untapped talent Kenya has to offer. Breakout stars from different sports, be it soccer, athletics, cricket, rugby, have impressed the world and made history by breaking records. However, most of the personalities …

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Skills mismatch is keeping young people away from jobs, a new report shows

Adolescents who were born on 30. [Kipsang Joseph, Standard] Young people between the ages of 15 and 34 make up the highest percentage of people who are neither in employment nor in school or vocational training. A government report found that these youths were being held out of work due …

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KWS, San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance to work together on conservation

The Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) and the San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance (SDWZA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Thursday that sets cooperation parameters for both parties in conservation science, wildlife health, care and welfare, a host of others Aspirations. Both SDWZA and KWS are committed to working together …

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Review: Times Virginian News Archive | opinion

1975 ARCHIVES The county couple recognized as a top farming family Mr. and Mrs. James W. Bondurant of Route 2, Concord, were presented with the Outstanding Young Farmer Family Award for Southside Area High School in a ceremony held at the 1975 Southside Area Young Farmers and Young Homemakers Annual …

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Coastal factories are facing the blue economy trying to expand trade

KPA pilot boat, Mombasa, August 2020. [Omondi Onyango, Standard] Manufacturers from the coastal region have asked the state to support the sector in expanding production for the local, regional and international market. They found that there was plenty of economic activity that local producers could take up with the rise …

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Kenya DRC trade mission officially launched in Kinshasa

The Kenya DRC Trade Mission 2021 was officially opened on Friday by the Vice Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, who is also Environment Minister SE Eve Bazaiba. The 15-day business networking initiative is being organized by the governments of Kenya and the Democratic Republic of the …

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