English Point Marina apartments near completion

The much awaited English Point Marina apartments in Mombasa are finally nearing completion with the developer expecting buyers to move into the five-star marina soon. The Sh5 billion boating facility, whose construction kicked off in October 2009, was at first…
Dangote’s plan for Kenya cement factory faces hurdles

Objectors are fighting plans by Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest man, to establish a multi-billion cement plant in Kenya, amid concerns that he might dominate the local cement sector. While on a visit to Kenya last September, Mr Dangote said that…

Kenya business visa is issued to a foreign national traveling to Kenya for a short period in order to engage in business activities. The document is valid for 6 months with a duration of 30 days for each entry. A…
Kenya slips in World Bank ‘Doing Business’ ranking

Kenya is the largest economy in East Africa. Photo/File[/caption]Kenya has dropped eight places in the World Bank’s Doing Business report (2014) as foreign investments in the country dipped following a sell-off by foreign investors at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE).…
Global fashion giant H&M to source clothes from Kenya

Hennes & Mauritz, the world’s second largest fashion retailer, has signed contracts with Kenyan factories to make clothes under the H&M brand as it seeks to stock its 3,000 stores in 53 countries. Helena Helmersson, H&M’s head of sustainability, told…
Richard Branson opens Mahari Mzuri in Kenya

Sir Richard Branson has officially opened his luxury resort, Mahali Mzuri Safari Camp, in Masai Mara National Reserve in Kenya. Mahali Mzuri, which has been operational since July 2013, is located within the Olare Motorogi Conservancy in the Maasai Mara…
Nairobi has 5,000 millionaires

Kenyan capital Nairobi is home to 5,000 dollar millionaires, according to a research by New World Wealth, a wealth consultancy based in Oxford, UK. The “city in the sun” was ranked fifth in Africa’s rich list with 5,000 millionaires at…