Category Archives: May Issue 3 2013

New Manager for FloraHolland Kenya Local office

Jaspher Veldkamp FloraHolland Manager, Ethiopia will be replacing Geert-Jan van der Kooij in Kenya as of 1st of July. GJ van der Kooij has been overseeing smooth running of FloraHolland operation in Kenya

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International Flower Industry Focuses On Sustainability for Growth Conference

The Kenya Flower Council (KFC) in collaboration with the Union Fleurs (UF) and the Flower Sustainability Initiative (FSI) has organized an International Flower Industry Conference scheduled to take place on June 6, 2013 at the Visa Oshwal Centre, Westlands – … Continue reading

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Private sector holds a luncheon for Kibaki

The private sector held a Luncheon in honor of the immediate former president Mwai Kibaki on May 10, 2013 at Safari Park Hotel. The Former president worked closely with the Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA) for the last ten years … Continue reading

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ITC launches export-strategy database

The International Trade Centre (ITC) launched the Export Strategy Map (ESM) on its website, making available for the first time a one-stop database that allows exporters, trade institutions and the public to find documents aimed at promoting international trade and … Continue reading

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New European measures seeds and plant health

The European Commission has proposed a new regulation for the production and marketing of seeds, potted goods and plant health. If the proposal is going to be approved by the European Parliament at the end of this year, the European … Continue reading

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