Friday, May 26, 2017

TRANSHIPMENT A KEY GROWTH STRATEGY FOR MOMBASA – LAMU PORTS IN AFRICA REGION

Transhipment is the act of off-loading a container from one ship (generally at a hub port) and loading it onto another ship to be further carried to the final port of discharge. It is...

KENYA MOVES TO SAVE IT’S AILING MANUFACTURING SECTOR

Kenya’s parliament have agreed on the legal framework to set up an independent agency to rid its market of cheap imports majorly from India and China that has seen many manufacturing corporations close down. Dubbed,...
automotive

Automotive market conditions in Sub-Saharan Africa

Kenya is among the top countries in Sub-Saharan Africa with the largest new-vehicle markets. A number of automotive manufacturers have recently committed to increase production activity in the country. Earlier this year, France’s Peugeot announced...
telematics

South African fleet telematics market most active in the continent‒Report

Increasing demand for surveillance and security for commercial vehicles in Africa are key drivers for exponential growth of the automotive fleet telematics aftermarket, a recent study by IOT analyst firm Berg Insight indicates. South African...

COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE STRATEGIES

  A competitive advantage is what makes you better than the competition in your customers' minds. The term was first applied to businesses, but it works for anyone, from employees to countries.  Here a look at key points to implement...
technology

Technology is vital to the success of the transport industry-UN Conference

Sustainable Development Goals of Sustainable Transport and Peace conference held at United Nations, Geneva discussed sustainable transport in fostering social, economic and environmental development. Transportation drives development – enabling trade, tourism and economic growth and...
SGR

SGR threatens the future of towns on the highway-Report

An environmental and social impact report on the standard gauge railway reveals that towns along the Nothern Corridor will experience economic downfall once railway operations kick off. The railway, whose phase one awaits commissioning, will...
Kenya's 2017 economic outlook

Kenya’s economy expanded marginally to 5.8 percent in 2016 -KNBS

The overall expenditure on roads is expected to increase by 38.3 per cent from KSh 113.2 billion in 2015/16 to KSh 156.5 billion in 2016/17, a survey by the national bureau of statistics (KNBS)...

Negotiation Tips -an expert’s advice!

Negotiation is a dialogue between two or more people or parties intended to reach a beneficial outcome over one or more issues where a conflict exists with respect to at least one of these...
IoT

Understanding the value of IoT connectivity in private and public transportation

The internet of things (IoT) is expected to become a $1.46 trillion industry by 2020. This innovation will have a positive influence across all sectors of business, including public transport, security and in the...

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