Utalii College inks deal to train students from 7 African countries
In October 2018, former President Uhuru Kenyatta awarded a full presidential scholarship to 50 students from Zambia to train in various courses at KUC.
By 14 days ago
Utalii College inks deal to train students from 7 African countries
Sh230m deal to support Kwale coconut farmers, expand Kentaste's exports to US
The Kwale-based coconut processor, Kentaste Limited, is poised to benefit from greater access to overseas markets following an announcement by the US government
By 20 days ago
Sh230m deal to support Kwale coconut farmers, expand Kentaste's exports to US
Mombasa seeks Denmark hand to build water transport system
Governor Nassir says European nation has rich history expertise in marine affairs. County has invited bids for development of systems in public-private partnership.
By 20 days ago
Mombasa seeks Denmark hand to build water transport system
Lamu's cultural extravaganza breathes life into Kiwayu island
The spectacular island cut off from the rest of civilization, with an overgrowth of heavy mangrove forests, lies about 60 kilometres from Lamu town.
By 23 days ago
Lamu's cultural extravaganza breathes life into Kiwayu island
KPC closes on deal to take over assets of defunct oil refinery in Mombasa
With a balance sheet of over Sh150 billion, KPC is financially sound to take over the defunct refinery in Changamwe as it seeks to increase its storage capacity and diversify operations, says CS.
By 23 days ago
KPC closes on deal to take over assets of defunct oil refinery in Mombasa
Kenya and Uganda in pact to shore up cross-border tourist numbers
Tourism players at the Kenyan Coast are eager to consolidate gains made by a working formula between them and their Ugandan counterparts to boost cross-border tourism.
By 28 days ago
Kenya and Uganda in pact to shore up cross-border tourist numbers
Talks to admit Somalia into EAC enter home stretch
The EAC verification mission is being chaired by Mr. Tiri Marie Rose from Burundi while Dr. Adbusalam Omer, Special Envoy of Somalia, is the Lead Negotiator for the Federal Republic of Somalia.
By 29 days ago
Talks to admit Somalia into EAC enter home stretch
Pomp as world's largest floating book fair docks in Mombasa
The vessel, which has passengers from over 70 nationalities, will be open to the public for ship visits after a high-profile official launch ceremony.
By 30 days ago
Pomp as world's largest floating book fair docks in Mombasa
Tourist arrivals surge 32pc as sector rebounds
The tourism sector experienced a remarkable upswing in international arrivals, leading to higher revenues.
By 1 month ago
Tourist arrivals surge 32pc as sector rebounds
East Africa bloc ups efforts to remove non-tariff trade barriers
EAC has stepped up efforts to eliminate non-tariff barriers (NTB) and protectionism impeding cross-border trade in the region.
By 1 month ago
East Africa bloc ups efforts to remove non-tariff trade barriers
Ethiopia eager to use Lamu port for its transit cargo
Ethiopia has seen increased cargo volumes and is seeking to diversify the use of port facilities in the East and Horn of Africa to facilitate the movement of its exports and imports.
By 1 month ago
Ethiopia eager to use Lamu port for its transit cargo
Coast hospitality sector players' worry over Tanzania's rise as preferred destination
Tanzania was quick to open its sky to more international airlines and offered to support investors while Kenya has had to struggle to even do basic marketing as a country.
By 1 month ago
Coast hospitality sector players' worry over Tanzania's rise as preferred destination
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Why Governor Abdulswamad Nassir is converting Coast General Hospital into a parastatal
The proposal, the Governor said, will give the facility autonomy and prevent the Executive from influencing its management, and guarantee financial independence.
By 1 month ago
Why Governor Abdulswamad Nassir is converting Coast General Hospital into a parastatal
Sh1.4b cruise terminal near idle two years after completion
Compared to others along the Eastern rim of the Indian Ocean, Kenya’s cruise terminal has performed poorly. Only ten cruise ships have docked there since completion in 2021.
By 1 month ago
Sh1.4b cruise terminal near idle two years after completion
Ruto bans multinationals from clearing, forwarding business
President William Ruto on Saturday banned international firms from engaging in clearing and forwarding business and instructed state agencies at Mombasa Port to operate on a 24-hour basis.
By 1 month ago
Ruto bans multinationals from clearing, forwarding business
Ruto disburses Sh32b to counties, says all revenue balances cleared
Ruto, who is on a five-day tour of the Coast, said his administration has an update on the disbursement of the shareable revenue to the counties.
By 1 month ago
Ruto disburses Sh32b to counties, says all revenue balances cleared
Financial Act 2023 send shivers down the spine of tourism players
According to statistics by the Kenya Tourism Board (KTB), there were 680,000 tourist arrivals into the country between January and May this year.
By 1 month ago
Financial Act 2023 send shivers down the spine of tourism players
Lamu fishermen abandon destructive seine nets for sustainable eco-friendly gear
11 fishermen crew out of 15 in the Kiunga Marine National Reserve (KMNR) have surrendered fishing gear that posed danger to marine life due to overfishing
By 2 months ago
Lamu fishermen abandon destructive seine nets for sustainable eco-friendly gear
Kenya exports first consignment of dagaa fish to Chinese market
Mvurya said Kenya has a chance now to increase fish export to the Chinese market.
By 2 months ago
Kenya exports first consignment of dagaa fish to Chinese market
Tourism players fear Finance Act will disrupt sector
The tourism industry is still reeling from the effects Covid-19 pandemic and would greatly suffer the effects of the Finance Act 2023.
By 2 months ago
Tourism players fear Finance Act will disrupt sector
Cultural relics woo tourists to Mama Ngina Waterfront park
A walk inside the park reveals valuable cultural and historical structures. There are also military objects left after World War 2.
By 3 months ago
Cultural relics woo tourists to Mama Ngina Waterfront park
Mombasa reaps big after Kenyan waters removed from risky areas
Maritime experts said the Port of Mombasa would benefit from a drop in freight rates, indemnity premiums and other charges like provision of security for ships calling at the port.
By 4 months ago
Mombasa reaps big after Kenyan waters removed from risky areas
Tourism bosses want Turkish airline Mombasa flights extended
Airline cancelled its Mombasa flights from October 28, 2023, to March 2024. Cancellation arose as a result of Kenyan authorities failing to give a flight permit to land in the Coastal town.
By 4 months ago
Tourism bosses want Turkish airline Mombasa flights extended
State in plans to restore investor confidence in mining projects
The freeze on the issuance of licenses was put in place in 2019 to pave the way for large-scale mapping of the mineral deposits.
By 5 months ago
State in plans to restore investor confidence in mining projects
Coast hoteliers register mixed luck as Easter bookings reduce
The Azimio protests, the school calendar, and the high cost of living all contributed to the industry losing 450 bookings from local and international tourists.
By 5 months ago
Coast hoteliers register mixed luck as Easter bookings reduce
Karigithu sails to final shortlist in maritime top post selections
The winner will replace outgoing IMO Secretary General, Kitack Lim from the Republic of Korea, whose term expires on December 31, 2023.
By 5 months ago
Karigithu sails to final shortlist in maritime top post selections
Karigithu sails to final shortlist in maritime senior post selections
Her candidature has been endorsed by President William Ruto and retired President Uhuru Kenyatta as well as the African Union.
By 5 months ago
Karigithu sails to final shortlist in maritime senior post selections
MPs direct KNTC to ensure imported affordable food reach vulnerable households
Ships with rice imported under the government’s programme to stabilise prices of essential consumer goods have started to arrive in Mombasa.
By 5 months ago
MPs direct KNTC to ensure imported affordable food reach vulnerable households
Utalii College inks deal to train students from 7 African countries
In October 2018, former President Uhuru Kenyatta awarded a full presidential scholarship to 50 students from Zambia to train in various courses at KUC.
By 14 days ago
Utalii College inks deal to train students from 7 African countries
Sh230m deal to support Kwale coconut farmers, expand Kentaste's exports to US
The Kwale-based coconut processor, Kentaste Limited, is poised to benefit from greater access to overseas markets following an announcement by the US government
By 20 days ago
Sh230m deal to support Kwale coconut farmers, expand Kentaste's exports to US
Mombasa seeks Denmark hand to build water transport system
Governor Nassir says European nation has rich history expertise in marine affairs. County has invited bids for development of systems in public-private partnership.
By 20 days ago
Mombasa seeks Denmark hand to build water transport system
Lamu's cultural extravaganza breathes life into Kiwayu island
The spectacular island cut off from the rest of civilization, with an overgrowth of heavy mangrove forests, lies about 60 kilometres from Lamu town.
By 23 days ago
Lamu's cultural extravaganza breathes life into Kiwayu island
KPC closes on deal to take over assets of defunct oil refinery in Mombasa
With a balance sheet of over Sh150 billion, KPC is financially sound to take over the defunct refinery in Changamwe as it seeks to increase its storage capacity and diversify operations, says CS.
By 23 days ago
KPC closes on deal to take over assets of defunct oil refinery in Mombasa
Kenya and Uganda in pact to shore up cross-border tourist numbers
Tourism players at the Kenyan Coast are eager to consolidate gains made by a working formula between them and their Ugandan counterparts to boost cross-border tourism.
By 28 days ago
Kenya and Uganda in pact to shore up cross-border tourist numbers
Talks to admit Somalia into EAC enter home stretch
The EAC verification mission is being chaired by Mr. Tiri Marie Rose from Burundi while Dr. Adbusalam Omer, Special Envoy of Somalia, is the Lead Negotiator for the Federal Republic of Somalia.
By 29 days ago
Talks to admit Somalia into EAC enter home stretch
Pomp as world's largest floating book fair docks in Mombasa
The vessel, which has passengers from over 70 nationalities, will be open to the public for ship visits after a high-profile official launch ceremony.
By 30 days ago
Pomp as world's largest floating book fair docks in Mombasa
Tourist arrivals surge 32pc as sector rebounds
The tourism sector experienced a remarkable upswing in international arrivals, leading to higher revenues.
By 1 month ago
Tourist arrivals surge 32pc as sector rebounds
East Africa bloc ups efforts to remove non-tariff trade barriers
EAC has stepped up efforts to eliminate non-tariff barriers (NTB) and protectionism impeding cross-border trade in the region.
By 1 month ago
East Africa bloc ups efforts to remove non-tariff trade barriers
Ethiopia eager to use Lamu port for its transit cargo
Ethiopia has seen increased cargo volumes and is seeking to diversify the use of port facilities in the East and Horn of Africa to facilitate the movement of its exports and imports.
By 1 month ago
Ethiopia eager to use Lamu port for its transit cargo
Coast hospitality sector players' worry over Tanzania's rise as preferred destination
Tanzania was quick to open its sky to more international airlines and offered to support investors while Kenya has had to struggle to even do basic marketing as a country.
By 1 month ago
Coast hospitality sector players' worry over Tanzania's rise as preferred destination
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