The annual World Bank Group Doing Business Report 2016 was released with Kenya rising an impressive 28 position (108) from last years 136. The is mostly driven by the year’s reforms in areas of business registration, registration of properties, improvement of connecting a business to electricity accessing credit and securing permits for a business.
Have you ordered some high-end flowers for a loved one? It could very well come from Kenya as the country is now the third largest exporter of cut flowers in the world, after Colombia and Ecuador. With majority of its sales going to Europe, it accounts for around 35% of all sales in the European […]
On Sept 11th, 2015, H.E President Uhuru Kenyatta signed a monumental series of acts and bills that solidifies the Government’s efforts to transform Kenya’s business climate by improving the ease of doing business as well as suit the needs of modern business. The series of new Acts include: The Companies Act, the Insolvency Act and […]
LONDON (10th, Sept 2015) – Senior Government Officials from Kenya; Amb. Dr. Amina Mohamed Cabinet Secretary for Foreign Affairs and International Trade; Hon. Henry Rotich, Cabinet Secretary for the National Treasury and Ag. Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Energy; Hon. Adan Mohamed, Cabinet Secretary for Industrial and Enterprise Development and Ag. Cabinet Secretary for Agriculture; and […]
On Sept 4, 2015 the High Commissioner H.E. Lazarus O Amayo, paid a courtesy call on Dr. Matt Lilley, CEO Prudential Africa, at the Prudential Plc Office in London. Also in the meeting were Ms. Catherine Nyakoe, First Secretary, and Ms. Catherine Clark, Head Government Relations, Africa and New Markets, Prudential Plc. Prudential Plc last year […]
One of the UK’s biggest insurer Prudential Plc last year acquired Kenyan Shield Assurance Co. During their first year of operation it has already invested 1.5 billion Kenyan shillings ($16.9 million). The company will be returning to its headquarter building on Wabera Street in Nairobi where it once was from 1959 – 1984