KENYA | KENYA

14-Nov-2019 to 22:57

Kenya: Equity Bank diaspora remittances hits $979 million mark

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s regional bank Equity Bank’s diaspora remittance volumes hit 100 billion shillings ($979 million) in the nine months to September, helping to boost the lender's forex trading income to 2.84 billion shillings ($19 million) during the period.

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14-Nov-2019 to 19:18

Nairobi Summit resolves to empower women and girls

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD25) came to a close in Nairobi on Thursday with a strong resolve to eradicate vices that have retarded women and girls empowerment across the globe.

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14-Nov-2019 to 18:01

Kenya and Somalia agree to normalise relations

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya and Somalia on Thursday agreed to normalise bilateral relations, starting with the restoration of the issuance of travel visas on arrival for citizens of the two nations.

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13-Nov-2019 to 14:22

Kenya rejigs ties with Caribbean countries

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday held talks with Vice President Epsy Campbell Barr of Costa Rica and Prime Minister Gaston Browne of Antigua and Barbuda which focused on rejuvenating bilateral relations and deepening cooperation between Kenya and the Caribbean countries in several areas of mutual interest.

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12-Nov-2019 to 23:30

Kenyan banks welcome decision to repeal interest rates caps

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenyan banks on Tuesday welcomed the decision of the government to repeal the banking act that provides for the capping of bank interest rates.

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12-Nov-2019 to 22:51

First Irish trade mission heads to Kenya

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The Irish Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Ms. Heather Humphreys will lead Enterprise Ireland’s trade mission to Kenya as the nation seeks opportunities in the East African country’s agriculture, education and construction sectors.

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11-Nov-2019 to 17:18

Kenya, Lesotho sign bilateral pacts

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya and the Kingdom of Lesotho on Monday signed three key pacts geared towards boosting bilateral cooperation between the two countries.

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