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Promoting intra-Africa trade: Egypt imports 93% tea from Kenya

NAIROBI: The Egyptian Government will send a team of experts to Kenya to explore opportunities for strengthening economic ties in order to champion intra-Africa trade and South-South cooperation. This was agreed during bilateral talks held in Cairo between Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Felix Koskei and Egyptian Foreign Trade and Industry Minister Mounir Fakhry Abdel Nour. The meeting comes on the backdrop ... Read More »

Kenya signs tax agreement with South Africa

cting state to the other of the completion of the procedures required by its law for the entering into force of the treaty) wasNAIROBI: The treaty between Kenya and South Africa that was signed ratified by Kenya in following earlier ratification by South Africa. Despite the ratification by Kenya, the final step required to bring the treaties into force (a ... Read More »

Kenyan airways succeed African Cargo Airline of the Year

NAIROBI: Kenyan Airway’s ‘KQ’ have won African Cargo Airline of the Year for a second year in a row in an online poll conducted by the Shipping, Transport, Aviation and Tourism (STAT) magazine. The India-based monthly publication recognises the increasing significance of freight in Africa, publishing a bi-monthly magazine called Logistics Update Africa (LUA) featuring up-to-date analysis, editorials, and news. ... Read More »

Baby trafficking money-spinning industry in Kenya

NAIROBI:  Baby trafficking has become money-spinning industry in Kenya because of widespread poverty. It is common in Kayole, a slum in the capital here, for gangs to steal or buy infants from mothers who are told their child had died or who can’t afford to have more children. Fueling the trade are couples seeking to adopt children, kidnappers extracting ransoms ... Read More »

Kenyan police arrest over 100 Ethiopian migrants for unlawful entrance

NAIROBI: Kenyan police has arrested more than 100 Ethiopian migrants for unlawful entrance. The 101 men revealed that they were heading for South Africa and had stopped I Kenya for refreshments when they were nabbed by officers from the Special Crimes Prevention Unit. Police say the suspects had arrived earlier Monday from Ethiopia in separate buses, when an informer tipped ... Read More »

Kenya commercial bank makes Sh23.8b in pre-tax profits in 2014

NAIROBI: Kenya commercial bank has made Sh23.8b in pre-tax profits in 2014. It has continually focused on investment in innovation and technology, tapping alternative channels such at KCB Mtaani agents, merchants, M-Benki, Pepea transit cards, as well as improving operational efficiency to boost growth,” noted CEO Joseph Oigara. Oigara said the bank’s net interest income increased by Sh2.9 billion while ... Read More »

Kenyan police arrest over 100 Ethiopian migrants for unlawful access

NAIROBI:  Kenyan police have arrested more than 100 Ethiopians in Kenya’s capital, Nairobi for being in the country illegally. The 101 men revealed that they were heading for South Africa and had stopped in Kenya for refreshments when they were nabbed by officers from the Special Crimes Prevention Unit. Police say the suspects had arrived earlier Monday from Ethiopia in ... Read More »

Kenyan police arrest over 100 Ethiopian migrants for unlawful access

NAIROBI:  Kenyan police have arrested more than 100 Ethiopians in Kenya’s capital, Nairobi for being in the country illegally. The 101 men revealed that they were heading for South Africa and had stopped in Kenya for refreshments when they were nabbed by officers from the Special Crimes Prevention Unit. Police say the suspects had arrived earlier Monday from Ethiopia in ... Read More »

Kenyan revenue authority rolls out mobile payment policy

NAIROBI: The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has rolled out its m-service, a mobile payment and enquiry platform through which taxpayers can enquire about or make mobile payments of all their taxes up to KES 70,000. The KRA said a publicity campaign regarding the m-service is currently going on in major towns and cities. Taxpayers can access the KRA m-service platform ... Read More »

Kenyan revenue authority rolls out mobile payment policy

NAIROBI: The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has rolled out its m-service, a mobile payment and enquiry platform through which taxpayers can enquire about or make mobile payments of all their taxes up to KES 70,000. The KRA said a publicity campaign regarding the m-service is currently going on in major towns and cities. Taxpayers can access the KRA m-service platform ... Read More »

Kenyan High Court further delays $25.5 billion mega-port project

NAIROBI: The long-delayed progress of the country’s mega-port at northern coast has been further delayed by Kenya’s High Court in order to make proceedings in a court case which was filed by landowners over compensation to move forward. The $25.5 billion project, known as the Lamu Port-South Sudan-Ethiopia Transport (LAPSSET) project, would eventually link landlocked countries South Sudan and Ethiopia ... Read More »