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Fast track direct flights to US, CS Balala tells KQ

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments
Fast track direct flights to US, CS Balala tells KQ

Tourism CS Najib Balala has asked the Kenya Airways to ensure the direct flights for Kenya-US are realised before the end of the year. Balala said the National carrier should fast track the process after the US government granted JKIA Category One status on Thursday. “This is a major milestone in the growth and development […]

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Kenyans living abroad register 10 Saccos, state confirms

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
Kenyans living abroad register 10 Saccos, state confirms

Kenyans living abroad have registered 10 savings and credit co-operative societies (Saccos), Industrialization Cabinet Secretary Adan Mohammed has said. Speaking during the official launch and rebranding of Taqwa Sacco, the CS noted that the 10 Sacco’s would not only promote a culture of saving but also more than double diaspora remittances. “So far, we have […]

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35 Kenyan students to study in China on how to operate Kenya’s railway

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
35 Kenyan students to study in China on how to operate Kenya’s railway

Thirty-five Kenyan students will depart to China at the end of February on a scholarship program to prepare them for Kenya’s new railway. Transport and Infrastructure Cabinet Secretary James Macharia said the students will receive undergraduate education at Beijing Jiaotong University, a top university in China for railway studies. “The students will receive high-level training […]

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Want to fly directly from Kenya to the US? Book your tickets

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
Want to fly directly from Kenya to the US? Book your tickets

NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 23 – Long awaited direct flights between Kenya and the United States inched closer as the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport attained Category One status. The move follows a final assessment audit by US Federal Aviation Administration that granted Kenya the Category One status. The move is expected to see both Kenya Airways, […]

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Too many rumors, fake news on Immigration: Kenyan Diaspora should seek Truth.

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
Too many rumors, fake news on Immigration: Kenyan Diaspora should seek Truth.

The age of face book and social media has given rise to all kinds of freedom of speech. It is hard to find someone walking around the streets of Nairobi without a cell phone. In fact it is believed that most Kenyans who own a cell phone are also registered with WHATS-APP, face book, and […]

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