13-Sep-2019 to 10:21

UN, WB urge sustained funding to relieve Somalia famine

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — With the latest analysis showing that Somalia’s main harvest was the worst since the famine in 2011, Under-Secretary-General (USG) for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Mark Lowcock has called for sustained funding to protect recent gains made in beating back hunger.

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12-Sep-2019 to 23:00

PPPs key to sustainable financing in Africa- UNCTAD

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The Secretary General of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, (UNCTAD), Dr. Mukhisa Kituyi on Thursday said that Public Private Partnerships play an important role in ensuring sustainable financing solutions among African countries.

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12-Sep-2019 to 12:04

Kenya’s tourism to reap from travel agent conference

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya is set to benefit from a major United States (US) Travel Agents Association event to be held on the 13th and 14th of September in Chicago to increase tourist numbers into the country.

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12-Sep-2019 to 09:48

Kenya bans child adoption by foreigners

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s cabinet on Thursday announced an immediate ban on adoption of children by foreign nationals.

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11-Sep-2019 to 08:27

In a bid to fetch better prices, Kenyan factories shift to orthodox teas

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya tea factories are now embarking on the production of orthodox teas that are gaining global popularity and fetching better prices, to mitigate against the country’s market concentration risk on black teas as well as overreliance on the four main markets which account for 70 percent of our tea exports.

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10-Sep-2019 to 14:19

42-year old Kenyan appointed to US State Cabinet

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The American state of Tennessee Governor Bill Lee has appointed a native Kenyan to serve in his government as the new commissioner of Commerce and Insurance.

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09-Sep-2019 to 12:09

Kenya bids to host 2021 UNWTO general assembly meeting

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya is bidding to host the 24th edition of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) General Assembly in 2021, when the congregation of the UNWTO members meets for its bi-annual, 23rd session this week in St Petersburg, Russia.

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