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Kenya: KTDA to Build One Billion Plant

Kenya Tea Development Agency

THE Kenya Tea Development Agency will construct a Sh1 billion hydro-power generating plant company, it was revealed yesterday. The Settet Power Generation Company will be constructed in two phases on Itare and Kipsonoi rivers in Bomet county, said company chairman Andrew Langat. So far, KTDA members have raised Sh123, 278,862 for the project.


IBM Recommends Strategy to Help Improve Cervical Cancer Screening and Treatment in Kenya

International Business Machines Corp

A team of IBM (NYSE: IBM) experts today presented a plan to the Kenyan Ministry of Health and the United States Embassy in Kenya to encourage more women to request screening for cervical cancer, giving them a better chance at receiving life-saving treatment.


Kenya turns to Iran for oil despite embargo

Kenya turns to Iran for oil

Kenya has turned to Iran — a country facing crippling economic sanctions from the West over its reported nuclear weapons ambition — to secure long-term fuel supply contracts.


Nairobi bourse ranked world’s third best performer

Nairobi Securities Exchange

A buoyant Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) defied subdued national and global economies to become the third best performing in the world, driven by share price gains since the beginning of the year.