Nairobi - Continued business reforms and sustainable private sector investments will drive Africa's economic growth to over 4.8 percent in 2013.
Venue: KICC, Nairobi, Kenya
Dates: 03 - 05 May, 2018
Timing: 10.00 am to 06.00 pm
Business Visitors Only
Kenya has a well-developed building and construction industry with quality engineering, building and architectural design services being readily available. This industry is currently on an upward trend following re-habilitation and reconstruction of roads and bridges etc.
With increase in population, and growing demand for affordable housing, opportunities exist in the construction of residential, commercial and industrial buildings including prefabricated low-cost housing. Investors can also manufacture and supply construction materials and components for the sector.
Nairobi - ARM Cement Limited (formerly Athi River Mining Ltd) has posted a nine month net profit of Sh826 million marking a 328 percent growth from the previous year's Sh193 million.
A US$10 million grant to support the development of Africa-based innovations to boost African agricultural growth has been announced by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) and of the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA).
The current licensing policy is based on first come first service basis, which deprives the country of good resource rent which would otherwise accrue through competitive bidding.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“The licensing policy and regulatory regime is not robust enough to ensure strong governance,Ã¢â‚¬Â
The World Bank on Thursday approved $ 684 million loan grant for the Eastern Electricity Highway Project, which will connect Ethiopia's electrical grid with Kenya's allowing power trading between the two East African neighbors.
Mr Kitwanga made the remarks following a one-day working visit he made to GGM last Monday.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“Generally your mine is doing a good job Ã¢â‚¬Â¦ I am impressed.Ã¢â‚¬Â However, he urged the mine to keep the government up-to-date with its endeavours and processes towards for becoming a cyanide discharge compliant company.
Spending on maternal and child health has stalled, according to an expert analysis, raising concerns that efforts to cut deaths in poor countries to meet the millennium development goals (MDGs) may falter.