KENYA | KENYA

11-Jan-2019 to 10:32

Kenya: French firm gets greenlight to acquire Kenolkobil

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya’s Capital Market Authority (CMA) on Friday approved the bid by France-based oil fuel storage and distribution company Rubis Energie to fully acquire Kenyan-based Kenolkobil, which is East Africa's oil marketing leader.

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10-Jan-2019 to 10:20

Kenyatta urges local assemblers to produce affordable vehicles

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged local motor vehicle assemblers to innovate ways of producing quality vehicles that are affordable to Kenyans.

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09-Jan-2019 to 14:26

Kenya: Chamber of commerce warns politics is hurting economic growth

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KNCCI ) has warned that high-octane politics, that is gaining momentum specifically on referendum and succession politics of 2022, could hurt the country’s economic growth.

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08-Jan-2019 to 12:32

Kenya: GDP records average 6 percent growth

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), adjusted for inflation, increased in 2018 having expanded by 5.7 percent in the first quarter of 2018, a new report issued on Tuesday has disclosed.

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08-Jan-2019 to 12:21

World Bank chief resigns

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim has announced that he will be stepping down from his position, after more than six years at the helm.

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07-Jan-2019 to 12:27

Kenya tourism fetches $1.5 billion - Report

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya tourism receipts grew from 119.9 billion shillings ($1.1 million) in 2017 to 157.3 billion shillings ($1.5 billion) in 2018.

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07-Jan-2019 to 11:45

Kenyan firm partners with Germany’s SMA solar technology

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya’s leading water and energy solutions company, Davis & Shirtliff, on Monday announced it has partnered with Germany’s biggest solar company SMA Solar Technology, with the Kenyan company appointed regional partner for SMA inverters.

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