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News Kenya Commerce: Diaspora aims to double remittance

Published on: Tuesday 24 December 2019
Diaspora aims to double remittance
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/business/article/2001354349/diaspora-aims-to-double-remittance

The association also announced that it is looking at partnering with agencies such as the United States Chamber of Commerce to boost investment in Kenya. However, diaspora residents also remarked that ...

News Kenya Commerce: Here's What's Next for Boeing Aircraft, Spacecraft After Host of Issues

Published on: Monday 23 December 2019
Here's What's Next for Boeing Aircraft, Spacecraft After Host of Issues
News source: https://townhall.com/tipsheet/cortneyobrien/2019/12/24/update-on-boeing-aircraft-n2558133

On March 10, 2019, Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 took off from Addis Ababa and never made it to Nairobi, Kenya. All 157 passengers perished ... Muilenberg was grilled about the deadly crashes on ...

News Kenya Commerce: Kenya mobile subscribers still growing in Q3, mobile money segment contracts

Published on: Monday 23 December 2019
Kenya mobile subscribers still growing in Q3, mobile money segment contracts
News source: https://www.telecompaper.com/news/kenya-mobile-subscribers-still-growing-in-q3-mobile-money-segment-contracts--1321122

Airtel Kenya was stable at 24.6 percent, while Telkom Kenya fell to 6.7 percent from ... as well as a drop in the number and value of mobile money transactions. The value of mobile commerce ...

News Kenya Commerce: Chamber of Commerce assures investors Pokot is safe for business

Published on: Thursday 26 September 2019
Chamber of Commerce assures investors Pokot is safe for business
News source: https://the-star.co.ke/counties/rift-valley/2019-09-27-chamber-of-commerce-assures-investors-pokot-is-safe-for-business/

The Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry has assured investors that West Pokot county is safe to invest in. KNCCI West Pokot chairman Mark Lotee told journalists yesterday that local ...

News Kenya Commerce: 30 courier firms set up as e-commerce rises

Published on: Tuesday 01 October 2019
30 courier firms set up as e-commerce rises
News source: https://www.businessdailyafrica.com/corporate/companies/30-courier-firms-set-up-as-e-commerce-rises/4003102-5294956-d1kleh/index.html

Data from Communication Authority of Kenya (CA) shows that courier service deliveries grew to 885,862 in the three months to June from 724,866. “This is mainly attributed to the increased uptake of ...

News Kenya Commerce: A third of SMEs fail to secure funds, new report shows

Published on: Saturday 05 October 2019
A third of SMEs fail to secure funds, new report shows
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/business/article/2001344507/a-third-of-smes-fail-to-secure-funds-new-report-shows

President Uhuru Kenyatta is introduced to Small and Medium Enterprises exhibitors by the Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry President Richard Ngatia at the 2019 Nairobi ASK show last week ...

News Kenya Commerce: Kenya: Paxful's Mobile Wallet App Eases Access to Bitcoin in Kenya

Published on: Thursday 26 September 2019
Kenya: Paxful's Mobile Wallet App Eases Access to Bitcoin in Kenya
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201909260592.html

As a global peer-to-peer bitcoin marketplace that has scaled its operations to include Kenya and the broader East African region, Paxful has recently launched a mobile wallet app to enhance ease of bitcoin transactions in Kenya.

News Kenya Commerce: Uhuru charms US investors, says Kenya ready for Americans

Published on: Wednesday 25 September 2019
Uhuru charms US investors, says Kenya ready for Americans
News source: https://the-star.co.ke/news/2019-09-25-uhuru-charms-us-investors-says-kenya-ready-for-americans/

Uhuru who spoke at a private sector forum hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce, and attended by tens of top executives from leading US multinationals, said Kenya is seeking sustainable ...

News Kenya Commerce: Oro Kenya nominated for Digital Inclusion Awards

Published on: Monday 23 September 2019
Oro Kenya nominated for Digital Inclusion Awards
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/business/article/2001343038/oro-kenya-nominated-for-digital-inclusion-awards

Other categories include Best e-commerce platform, Best Online Food Order & Delivery Platform, Best Online Classifieds Platform, Most Preferable Motorcycle Hailing App, and Best Digital Real Estate ...

News Kenya Commerce: Kuwait - Ban on imports lifted from Hungary, Myanmar and Kenya

Published on: Sunday 14 July 2019
Kuwait - Ban on imports lifted from Hungary, Myanmar and Kenya
News source: https://menafn.com/1098758173/KuwaitBan-on-imports-lifted-from-Hungary-Myanmar-and-Kenya

(MENAFN - Arab Times) KUWAIT CITY, July 14: The assistant undersecretary for Consumer Protection Affairs in the Ministry of Commerce recently ... from Hungary and Kenya as these countries are ...

News Kenya Commerce: Kenya once exported telecommunication equipment to USA, Europe

Published on: Thursday 11 July 2019
Kenya once exported telecommunication equipment to USA, Europe
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/business/article/2001333594/when-kenya-exported-telecommunication-equipment-to-usa-europe

Then under the umbrella of the Kenya Posts and Telecommunications Company (KPTC ... 1987 following the inking of a Sh86million deal between the corporation and ISKRA Commerce, a manufacturing firm ...

News Kenya Commerce: Logistics challenges facing e-Commerce in Africa — Josephine Wawira

Published on: Wednesday 17 July 2019
Logistics challenges facing e-Commerce in Africa — Josephine Wawira
News source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2019/07/logistics-challenges-facing-e-commerce-in-africa-josephine-wawira/

Nigeria News - Josephine Wawira is a Consultant in Communications and Public Relations and a writer with a focus on African development. She has written opinion articles covering among other topics, e-commerce, travel, hospitality and tourism and is currently the Group PR & Communications Assistant Manager at Jumia Group.

News Kenya Commerce: Mobile commerce transactions value up Sh 37 billion in three months - CA data

Published on: Tuesday 02 July 2019
Mobile commerce transactions value up Sh 37 billion in three months - CA data
News source: https://the-star.co.ke/business/2019-07-03-mobile-commerce-transactions-value-up-sh-37-billion-in-three-months-ca-data/

Data from Communication Authority of Kenya has however shown that the M-commerce transactions declined to 571.5 million between January and March, from 586.9 million in the last period. ...

News Kenya Commerce: Kenya has made great strides in ICT but key aspects need more work

Published on: Monday 08 July 2019
Kenya has made great strides in ICT but key aspects need more work
News source: https://www.nation.co.ke/oped/blogs/dot9/ndemo/2274486-5187826-9a787l/index.html

Kenya is rated as a country having a ‘medium’ level of human development, with corruption in the public sector still a challenge.” It also indicates that the country is well-positioned as a digital ...

News Kenya Commerce: Kenya: German Delegation Launches Dual Vocational Training System

Published on: Wednesday 15 May 2019
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201905150626.html

The Delegation of German Industry and Commerce in Kenya (AHK), through its Skills Expert Project today launched the AHK Kenya German Dual Vocational Training System in the Private Sector in Kenya. ...

News Kenya Commerce: US to back Kenya's security agencies in fighting terror

Published on: Sunday 12 May 2019
News source: https://www.nation.co.ke/news/US-back-Kenya-s-security-agencies-in-fighting-terror/1056-5113032-rfmcx5/index.html

Kenya already enjoys significant trade volumes ... Assistant Secretary of State for Africa, Department of Commerce team. ...

News Kenya Commerce: Kenya ready to become gateway to Eastern and Southern Africa for Ukraine

Published on: Tuesday 14 May 2019
News source: https://menafn.com/1098521736/Kenya-ready-to-become-gateway-to-Eastern-and-Southern-Africa-for-Ukraine

(MENAFN - UkrinForm) Kenya expresses readiness to become an ... interaction between chambers of commerce and industry, in the sectors of education, tourism, the legal sphere, the establishment ...