29-Apr-2020 to 10:06

Kenya’s travel industry loses $47m due to COVID-19

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The Kenya Association of Travel Agents (KATA) on Wednesday disclosed that the country’s travel industry has so far lost 5.5 billion shillings ($47 million), representing 42 percent loss of sales due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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28-Apr-2020 to 11:23

Kenya: Tourism stakeholders adjusts in face of COVID-19 pandemic

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Tourism stakeholders in Kenya have come up with a raft of measures to ensure the sustenance and recovery of the tourism and hospitality Industry during and post the Covid-19 crisis.

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27-Apr-2020 to 21:03

Treat but dont deport truck drivers with Covid-19 - EAC

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Member states of the East Africa Community(EAC) have been urged to treat truck drivers and crew who test positive for COVID-19 in their host countries instead of deporting them and creating a catalyst for the further spread of the disease.

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27-Apr-2020 to 10:34

Kenya: Equity Bank regional subsidiaries contribute $1.7bn of profit

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya based Equity Bank regional subsidiaries continued to post impressive financial performance with the 5 banking subsidiaries posting double digit growth contributing a profit after tax of 18 percent up from 15 percent last year.

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25-Apr-2020 to 16:55

Kenya extends curfew by 21 days

Kenya extends curfew by 21 days — Kenya;s President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday extended the dawn-dusk curfew for another 21 days after disclosing that the country has now 343 confirmed cases of COVID-19.

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25-Apr-2020 to 10:46

Kenya warns Covid-19 may erode gains made to eradicate malaria in Africa

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday warned that the Covid-19 pandemic is a hurdle that risks stalling or at worst, rolling back the gains made in the fight against malaria in Africa.

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24-Apr-2020 to 09:48

Covid-19: IATA appeals to African govts to protect airlines

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has renewed its call for government relief measures as the impacts of the COVID-19 crisis in Africa deepen.

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