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AfDB Approves Strategy to Accelerate Transformation of Eastern Africa

AfDB Approves Strategy to Accelerate Transformation of Eastern Africa

The African Development Bank has approved the East Africa Regional Integration Strategy Paper laying out the roadmap for accelerating regional integration with infrastructure development among the main pillars of the
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Tanzania moves aggressively to restore ancient city

Tanzania moves aggressively to restore ancient city

Tanzania is working to restore an ancient city, buried under rocks at Engaruka escarpments of Monduli District, to promote tourism in its recently launched geopark, according to an official from
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South Africa joins Uganda and Kenya, ratifies the Tripartite Free Trade Area

South Africa joins Uganda and Kenya, ratifies the Tripartite Free Trade Area

South Africa has ratified the Tripartite Free Trade Agreement becoming the Fourth member state to do so after Egypt, Uganda and Kenya. This was according to a notification sent early this
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Misinvoicing Leads to Significant Revenue Losses in Kenya – Report

Misinvoicing Leads to Significant Revenue Losses in Kenya – Report

Analysis of trade misinvoicing in Kenya in 2013 shows that the potential loss of revenue to the government was $907 million for the year, according to a new study by
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Uganda's Mathias Kasamba's talks to EALA about conserving forests Preserve Forest Cover, EAC legislators Urge Governments October 8, 2018 3:01 pm - The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) has asked member states to embark on massive tree planting campaigns so as to […]
Cryptocurrency is becoming famous in East Africa Paxful looking at Cryptocurrency’s Potential in East Africa October 8, 2018 10:55 am - The need for investing in Cryptocurrency is steadily rising in East Africa; specifically Kenya as more people gain trust in […]
Ethiopian Capital Addis ababa is the centre of business activity New Business in East Africa: Regulations You Need to Know October 8, 2018 9:42 am - East Africa is home to some of the fastest growing economies in the world with Ethiopia, Kenya, and Tanzania all […]
The East African Business Council has asked member states of the East African Community to adopt the regulatory framework for Mutual Recognition Agreements EAC Countries Urged to Simplify Movement of Professionals October 2, 2018 3:33 pm - The East African Business Council has asked member states of the East African Community to adopt the regulatory framework for […]
Balala calls innovation investment Balala calls for innovation and investment September 26, 2018 1:19 pm - Kenya’s Cabinet Secretary for Tourism & Wildlife, Najib Balala, EGH, has said that his country will use Africa’s leading hotel […]
Communications Authority of Kenya has directed Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) to switch off all unregistered SIM cards on their networks with immediate effect. Kenya’s Communications Agency directs telecoms to switch off unregistered SIM cards September 21, 2018 4:36 pm - Communications Authority of Kenya has directed Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) to switch off all unregistered SIM cards on their networks […]
Africa Logistics Properties (ALP), a specialist integrated property investment company, has launched its first 49,000 sqm of modern grade ALP opens Nairobi warehousing park, 75% pre-leased September 21, 2018 2:58 pm - Africa Logistics Properties (ALP), a specialist integrated property investment company, has launched its first 49,000 sqm of modern grade –A […]
Preparations are underway for the 6th East African Community University Students’ Debate due to take place from 30th to 31st October 2018 at the University of Dar es Salaam in Tanzania. Tanzania to host 6th East African Community University Students’ Debate September 21, 2018 12:25 pm - Preparations are underway for the 6th East African Community University Students’ Debate due to take place from 30th to 31st […]
The East African Community (EAC) has launched a gender policy that seeks an inclusive community which guarantees equal rights and opportunities for women and men, boys and girls. East African Community launches Gender Policy September 19, 2018 11:32 am - The East African Community (EAC) has launched a gender policy that seeks an inclusive community which guarantees equal rights and […]
What Kenyan young people face in their quest for jobs in the Tourism Sector What Kenyan young people face in their quest for jobs in the Tourism Sector September 18, 2018 4:30 pm - With over one billion young people set to enter the global labour market over the next decade, many policymakers and […]
The Republic of Djibouti, has decided to nationalise with immediate effect all the shares and social rights of PDSA in the DCT company to protect the fundamental interests of the Nation. Djibouti nationalizes shares in Doraleh Container Terminal as the battle with DP World continues September 11, 2018 11:35 am - Following the Order of the President of the Republic dated 9 September 2018, the Republic of Djibouti, has decided to […]
Visa Inc. has announced that Marianne Mwaniki has joined the company as senior vice president of social impact, with responsibility for the company’s comprehensive Kenya’s Marianne Mwaniki appointed Visa Senior Vice President September 11, 2018 10:21 am - Visa Inc. has announced that Marianne Mwaniki has joined the company as senior vice president of social impact, with responsibility […]
comesa world energy council sign mou COMESA and World Energy Council sign MoU to enhance regional energy integration September 7, 2018 10:46 am - The World Energy Council has today signed a historic agreement with the Common Market for Eastern and Southern African (COMESA) […]
British Firm Clarke Energy Named Preferred Bidder to power Rwanda from Lake Kivu British Firm Clarke Energy Named Preferred Bidder to power Rwanda from Lake Kivu August 31, 2018 12:20 pm - Symbion Power has named Clarke Energy as the preferred bidder for two important power plants in Rwanda, which will generate […]
Kenya and the United Kingdom are expected to sign a new agreement to repatriate proceeds of corruption and crime when UK Prime Minister Theresa May visits Nairobi. Kenya and United Kingdom to sign deal for recovery of graft proceeds August 29, 2018 2:42 pm - Kenya and the United Kingdom are expected to sign a new agreement to repatriate proceeds of corruption and crime when […]
tanzania tourism mountaineers Tanzania Tourism nods in affirmative to world 100 mountaineers August 28, 2018 12:58 pm - Tanzania tour operators are rolling out the red carpet, eyeing a slice of thousands of mountaineers expected to ascend the […]
Australian Mining Firm, Jervois Mining Limited has applied for a prospecting license over the Kabanga nickel-cobalt deposit in the Kagera region of Tanzania. Australian miner applies to prospect Tanzania cobalt deposits August 28, 2018 12:25 pm - Australian Mining Firm, Jervois Mining Limited has applied for a prospecting license over the Kabanga nickel-cobalt deposit in the Kagera […]
Rwanda is hosting a Pan African Workshop on Access and Benefit Sharing of Genetic Resources (ABS), where participants are brought together  from across the continent. Workshop on genetics kicks off in Rwanda August 28, 2018 11:19 am - Rwanda is hosting a Pan African Workshop on Access and Benefit Sharing of Genetic Resources (ABS), where participants are brought […]
Central Bank Governors of the East African Community (EAC) have noted that there have been delays in realising targets set out in the East African Monetary Union (EAMU) road map EAC Monetary Union realization hangs in balance August 28, 2018 10:54 am - Central Bank Governors of the East African Community (EAC) have noted that there have been delays in realising targets set […]
Travelport , the leading travel commerce platform, and FCM Travel Solutions (FCM), have announced an expanded long-term technology partnership. Kenya’s FCM Travel Solutions expands technology partnership with Travelport August 22, 2018 3:12 pm - Travelport , the leading travel commerce platform, and FCM Travel Solutions (FCM), have announced an expanded long-term technology partnership. Under […]