04-Sep-2019 to 13:14

Trade, infrastructure top agenda as Kenyatta meets special envoy from China

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya's president Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday held talks on trade and infrastructure with a special envoy sent by President Xi Jinping of China.

Read more

04-Sep-2019 to 12:56

Kenyans among victims of xenophobic attacks in South Africa

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenyan businessmen are counting losses following the ongoing widespread looting and protests linked to xenophobia in South Africa.

Read more

04-Sep-2019 to 12:48

SMEs driving quite revolution in Africa’s agri-food sector

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — A new report by the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa released on Wednesday has disclosed that millions of small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) source directly from millions more smallholder farmers across Sub-Saharan Africa.

Read more

03-Sep-2019 to 13:08

Somalia: UN warns of lowest cereal production since 2011

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Late and erratic rains during Somalia's 2019 cropping season from April to June coupled, with low river levels have led to the poorest cereal harvest since the 2011 famine threaten an already fragile food security situation in the country, the United Nations disclosed on Tuesday.

Read more

03-Sep-2019 to 12:52

Kenya’s bid for UN Security Council seat gets boost from envoys

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s bid for one of the non-permanent seats on the United Nations Security Council got a boost Tuesday after several new envoys assured President Uhuru Kenyatta of their countries’ support.

Read more

03-Sep-2019 to 12:39

Terror attack may dampen tourist arrivals in Kenya

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The January terror attack at Dusit hotel and office complex in Nairobi may temporarily affect the revival in tourist arrivals and guest nights that began in 2018, the PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) have disclosed in a report.

Read more

02-Sep-2019 to 11:59

Oversupply, tough economy exert pressure on property rents in Nairobi

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Prime residential rents and sale prices in Nairobi declined in the first half of 2019 amid continued oversupply of high-end developments in some locations and a credit crunch that has affected money circulation and spending power.

Read more