Category Archives: September Issue 2 2013

Carbon reduction, resources and opportunities toolkit (CaRROT) for Kenya’s flower sector successfully launched.

Carbon reduction, resources and opportunities toolkit was successfully launched on 11th September 2013. This project was initiated to facilitate and accelerate the flower sector’s to reiterate that Kenya is a low carbon emission destination despite the fact that flowers are … Continue reading

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Note on the implementation of the Vat Act, 2013

Below is a summary of some key provisions, of particular interest to the Private Sector under the VAT Act, 2013

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Legal notice no. 196: the regulation of wages (agricultural industry) (amendment) order, 2013, and (2) legal notice no. 197: the regulation of wages (general) (amendment) order, 2013

The statutory minimum wages have now been gazette effective 30th August, 2013. This was through a legal Notices No. 196 and 197 of 2013. It will take effect from 1st May, 2013 and employees who are currently earning above the … Continue reading

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Enhancement to the Sedex Global Platform

Sedex Global is providing a collaborative platform for ethical supply chain data through their platform improvement programme which will be launched on Friday 4th October.  These improvements are focused on making it easier for both companies and auditors to manage … Continue reading

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World Air Group expands

World Air Group is keen to expand its portfolio of clients worldwide who require air cargo charters for their products to reach their destinations. They operate worldwide to and from most airports. The main aircraft types operated are Antonov, Airbus … Continue reading

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Naivasha horticultural fair 2013

The Naivasha Horticultural Fair 2013 will be held on Friday 20th & Saturday 21st September 2013 at the Naivasha Sports Club.  The Horticultural Fair was started in 2002 to bring together exhibitors and visitors and is 100% Charitable. All the … Continue reading

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Green farming: Project result presentation

Last year the Green Farming Water Management Demonstration Project was put into practice at a rose farm in Naivasha. For a period of two years this project is providing the Kenyan sector and Dutch partners’ information on the impact of … Continue reading

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