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Kenya’s DP and China’s VP Meet to Confirm Expansion in Technology and Skills


The China-Kenya bilateral relations have been expanding for over 40 years now. China and Kenya have worked together to move Kenya’s social, economic and ICT development at a rapid pace with numerous exchanges being made all the time. This has been continued during a meeting this week in Beijing, China where Vice President Li Yuanchao and Deputy President of Kenya, …

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Chinese companies discuss and develop business partnerships at Kenya’s Trade Expo

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The China Trade week Expo took place at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC) in Nairobi Kenya last week. The three-day event is constructed to provide Chinese companies a unique opportunity to meet, discuss and develop business partnerships with Kenyan business people and the region’s business community in order to cover a wide range of commercial sectors. The Chinese ambassador …

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Kenya-India to build largest cancer hospital in the region

Kenya Monday signed a multi-billion shilling deal with India to build East Africa’s biggest cancer hospital beginning early next year in a move that places healthcare at the centre of diplomatic relations between the two countries.

Kenya Monday signed a multi-billion shilling deal with India to build East Africa’s biggest cancer hospital beginning early next year in a move that places healthcare at the centre of diplomatic relations between the two countries. President Uhuru Kenyatta agreed with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to fast track construction of the hospital whose establishment was first announced during Mr …

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“Africa’s Official Ministerial Summit” confirms an impressive attendance from Africa to the 2016 Summit to be held in Nairobi

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“With less than 12 weeks to go, Innovation Africa has so far confirmed 17 African ministers and their delegations for the summit” confirmed John Glassey, Managing Director, AfricanBrains. NAIROBI, Kenya – The Innovation Africa Summit 2016; Africa’s leading annual Education and ICT forum is proud to announce that they have to date received confirmations from 17 dignitaries from Africa, attending …

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Aquion Energy and SolarAfrica Deliver Sustainable Off-Grid Solar Power System at Wildlife Conservancy in Kenya

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Loisaba Conservancy Is Now Powered by a Clean Solar-Plus-Storage Microgrid That Reduces Their Diesel Use by 95%. Aquion Energy, Inc., manufacturer of Aqueous Hybrid Ion (AHI™) batteries and energy storage systems, and SolarAfrica, a leading African Solar Energy Services Company, today announced a newly installed off-grid microgrid at the Loisaba Conservancy, which is a hub for wildlife research and a …

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Kenya ranked top five in corporate governance


Kenya has been ranked among the top five improved countries in Africa on corporate governance. A report by the Africa Corporate Governance Network and the Institute of Directors (IOD) on The State of Corporate Governance in Africa reviewed 13 countries. The report shows that corporate governance has gradually evolved in the last few years. This has notably been based on …

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Solar nano-grids light up homes and businesses in Kenya


First installations go live as INTASAVE Energy pursues $30M impact investment. Villagers in Lemolo B and Echareria in Nakuru County, Kenya, are waking up today to a new future as new solar nano-grids installed over the last two weeks allows them to switch on lights and operate new agri-processing machinery. The two communities are the first to receive a revolutionary …

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Sweet Potato Snacks Industry Creating Jobs for Small Kenyan Farming Communities


Perez Ochieng launched a Kickstarter campaign seeking community support for her project to change the role of sweet potato farming in Kenya. The goal is to raise £55,000 by July 14, 2016. Funds raised will be used to produce quality sweet potato snacks. A business model that deliver economic benefits for small-holder Kenyan farmers will be established to support rural …

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Innovation Africa 2016: Industry & Government Eagerly Anticipate Africa’s Leading Education & ICT Summit

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Industry and government are looking forward with anticipation to Innovation Africa 2016, which will see the gathering of ministers and government officials at Africa’s leading annual education and ICT forum taking place from 20th to 22nd September 2016 at the Safari Park Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya. More than 30 African countries will be represented at the summit, allowing industry leaders and investors …

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World Bank to loan Kenya 1.1 billion dollars for northern region

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Kenya will get a World Bank loan of $1.1 billion for infrastructure projects in the country’s arid northern region, the bank’s vice president for Africa said. The loan is the latest in series to Kenya, which amount to $5.5 billion, excluding the new package. Also Read: Fuel prices up in monthly ERC reviews “It is an unprecedented financial commitment to …

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