25-Mar-2020 to 14:29

Africa to receive $3bn Afreximbank facility to cushion impact of COVID-19

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has announced a $3-billion facility, named Pandemic Trade Impact Mitigation Facility (PATIMFA), to help African countries deal with the economic and health impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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25-Mar-2020 to 13:16

Kenya joins ‘travel tomorrow’ campaign

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya has joined the United Nations World Tourism Organization’s (UNWTO) campaign to sensitize travellers about the importance of staying at home now; while planning to travel later.

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25-Mar-2020 to 08:03

British Airways to evacuate UK nations in the wake of COVID-19 epidemic

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — British Airways have opened up a small number of additional flights from Nairobi to London, to evacuate British nationals in Kenya wishing to return to the UK, in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic that has caused global devastation.

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24-Mar-2020 to 16:36

Kenya: Travel agents in urgent appeal to government in wake of Covid-19 pandemic

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The Kenya Association of Travel Agents (KATA) on Tuesday called upon the government to act urgently in shielding the travel industry from the economic effects brought on by the coronavirus pandemic that has caused global devastation.

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24-Mar-2020 to 08:23

Kenya: Economic growth to decline to 3.4 percent owing to pandemic

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s economic growth is expected to decline significantly in 2020, from a baseline estimate of 6.2 percent to possibly 3.4 percent, as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic.

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24-Mar-2020 to 01:01

Kenya: EAC countries to receive mobile laboratories and COVID 19 test kits

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The East African Community Secretariat is in the process of deploying mobile laboratories and Coronavirus test kits to all EAC Partner States.

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23-Mar-2020 to 12:31

Kenya approves roll out of Google Loon 4G to mitigate Coronavirus work disruptio...

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday announced the approval of Google Loon Services in Kenya to enable universal 4G data coverage in the country.

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