Monday, February 19, 2018
airport

Kenya to inaugurate new international airport

The government of Kenya is gearing up for the launching of a new international airport in July. According to the ministry of transport, Isiolo International Airport is set to start its operation in two weeks. At...
prices drop

Petrol prices fall by Sh86 cents per litre

Kenyan motorists can now breathe a sigh of relief as the prices of super petrol, diesel and kerosene go down by Sh 0.86, Sh1.16 and Sh0.23 per litre respectively. According to the Energy Regulatory Commission,...
Compenation

Government to compensate Fluorspar land owners

The Government will compensate landowners in the Kerio Valley who were affected by fluorspar mining, President Uhuru Kenyatta has announced. The President directed the Cabinet Secretary for Mining, Mr Dan Kazungu, to visit the area...
power

KPC signs purchase agreements with independent producers for 160MW of electricity

Kenya Power (KPC) has signed power purchase agreements with three independent power producers to boost the country’s electricity output. The deal will see an additional 160 megawatts of electricity come to the national grid mostly...
port

First berth at the Port of Lamu to be ready next year

The Standard Gauge Railway will be linked to ten berths at the Port of Mombasa by the end of this year to boost cargo handling. So far, 13 berths have been linked to SGR to...
KQ

KQ’s creditors to receive Government’s guarantee

Kenya Airways Plc has confirmed that it has received the Government of Kenya’s support to the restructuring efforts. It noted that the Cabinet had approved the terms of this support, which will be submitted to...
Hass

Oman buys 40 stake of Hass Petroleum

Hass Petroleum Group has sold 40% of its shares to Oman Trading International (OTI) in a move that will see the Kenyan oil marketing company embark on its strategic growth and expansion plans across...
Cargo

TMEA grants KTA Ksh. 53m to enhance quality and efficiency of road freight transport...

Constraints along the Northern Corridor transport route have driven transport costs to an estimated 30% of the value of traded goods. Available data indicate that operational (both direct and indirect costs) and administrative costs for...
Transit Visa

Kenya to introduce a four-day transit visas

The government will from January issue a four-day transit visas allowing foreign passengers on Kenya Airways awaiting connection flights at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) to exit for shopping and sightseeing. Passengers on layovers,...
Galana kulalu

Kenya extends completion of Sh7.2 billion Galana-Kulalu food security project

The government has given Green Arava, Israeli company handling Galana-Kulalu food security project last extension to complete a model farm. According to Water and Irrigation Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa, the firm has only completed 5,000...
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