Daily Archives: November 1, 2013

CSR Round table meeting

The Dutch Embassy in Kenya organized a meeting on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) during the visit of the Dutch Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, Mrs Liliane Ploumen accompanied by a trade mission, on October 28 to 31, 2013.  … Continue reading

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Countdown to IFTF 2013

The Kenya Flower Council (KFC) will once again be at the International Floriculture Trade Fair (IFTF) in Vijfhuizen, Holland scheduled to start next week from November 6-7 2013.  KFC will be at stand C3.21, under the Kenya Pavilion.  On the other … Continue reading

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Consolidators, Shippers and Cargo Handlers Consultative Workshop

The Kenya Flower Council (KFC) will hold a consultative workshop on November 5, 2013 at Trade Centre, Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi from 10.30 am to 12.00 pm to discuss the draft codes of good practices for consolidators, shippers and … Continue reading

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Workshop on corruption in the flower industry and the Code of Ethics for Business in Kenya

The Kenya Flower Council, in cooperation with the German Development Cooperation implemented by GIZ, organized a one-and-a-half-day workshop October 29 and 30  at Sopa Lodge, Naivasha. The workshop centered on corruption in the flower industry and the Code of Ethics … Continue reading

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Advertisements on Vehicles

Branded vehicles branded used to transport produce through the main arteries passing through the city limits that is, to the airport or onward to other towns, will not require an advertising licence. However, those seen to be used within other … Continue reading

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The 3rd Annual Effluent & Water Management Conference

The 3rd Annual Effluent & Water Management Conference is scheduled to take place in Nairobi Kenya on the 5th – 6th of December 2013 at the Laico Regency Hotel. The forum will discuss the entire value chain of water, wastewater and water … Continue reading

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CPI AND INFLATION RATES FOR OCTOBER 2013

Kenya National Bureau of Statistics has released Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and rates of inflation for October 2013. The numbers have been generated using data collected during the second and third weeks of the month under review. The prices were … Continue reading

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Danish Trade Fair

The Danish Trade Fair is scheduled to take place from November 6-7. 2013 at Legmeerdijk 281, 1432 KC Aalsmeer, Netherland (Duif Green Park)

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FloraHolland starts local flower expedition in Kenya

In order to supply Kenyan flower growers with better logistical service, FloraHolland has set up a local expedition business in Kenya. The new subsidiary, named Q7 Cargo Brokers is started by the auction in order to get better connections and … Continue reading

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