KENYA | KENYA

04-Mar-2020 to 09:26

IMF optimistic on performance of Kenya’s economy

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The International Monetary Fund(IMF) has said that Kenya’s economy continues to perform well, pointing out that real Gross Domestic Product(GDP) growth was an estimated 5.6 percent in 2019, driven by the continued resilience of the service sector.

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28-Feb-2020 to 13:00

Chinese airline suspends flights to Kenya

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — China Southern Airlines announced on Friday the suspension of its flights to Nairobi following a public outcry from Kenyans over the Corona virus.

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28-Feb-2020 to 12:57

Kenya forms national task force to contain coronavirus

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta has directed the formation of a national emergency response committee on Coronavirus as part of measures to contain the deadly epidemic that has sent shockwaves across the world.

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28-Feb-2020 to 12:53

Kenya’s electricity firm pretax profit increases by 4.3 percent

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — East Africa’s leading electricity generation company, Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) on Friday announced a 4.3 per cent growth in profit before tax for the half year period ending December 31st, 2019.

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28-Feb-2020 to 12:44

US warns of terror plot targeting Nairobi hotel

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The United States embassy has warned of an impending terror attack targeting a major and unidentified hotel in Nairobi.

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27-Feb-2020 to 19:54

Mobile banking in Kenya rose to 57 percent in 2019- survey

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The use of mobile banking by bank customers in Kenya rose to 57 percent in 2019 from 49 percent recorded in 2018, according to this year’s edition of the Kenya Bankers Association (KBA) Survey released on Thursday.

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27-Feb-2020 to 01:44

Kenya: Chinese passengers advised to self-quarantine

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The Kenyan government has advised 239 passengers from coronavirus hit China to voluntarily self-quarantine for two weeks after China Southern Airlines resumed flights to Kenya on Wednesday amid the epidemic.

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