Daily Archives: November 8, 2013

Consolidators, Shippers and Cargo Handlers Consultative Workshop

The Kenya Flower Council (KFC) organized a consultative workshop for consolidators, shippers and cargo handlers to discuss the draft codes of good practices under the National Mechanism for Industry-wide Compliance (NMC) project. In attendance were participants from shippers/cargo handlers, and … Continue reading

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One Stop Shop (OSS)

The Kenya Flower Council attended a breakfast meeting organized by the Ministry of Industrialization and Enterprise Development on November 5, 2013 at a Nairobi Hotel, to discuss progress on one stop shop (OSS). OSS is where information about investment opportunities … Continue reading

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Shippers Open Day

The Shippers Council of Eastern Africa (SCEA) held Shippers Open Day on November 7 2013 at a Nairobi Hotel to discourse and appreciate the challenges and progress being made towards mitigating the challenges affecting their businesses. Under the theme “Addressing … Continue reading

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EAC – EU -EPAs

The East Africa Business Council (EABC) members held a workshop in Kigali, Rwanda to acquaint themselves on the Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs) with East Africa Community (EAC) and the European Union (EU). It served as an update for members on … Continue reading

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Upcoming events

–      Turkiye-World Trade Bridge 2013, Turkey (Istanbul) – 25-26 November 2013:  The event has been organized by the Confederation of Businessmen and Industrialists of Turkiye (TUSKON) targeting importers/import companies of Food, Agriculture and Fast Moving Consumer Goods.    

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Healthcare Plan for Employees and their Families

Representatives of MicroEnsure and Penda Health visited the Kenya Flower Council (KFC) to discuss how they can partner to extend their health programme in the horticultural sector. The two organizations have an Afya ya Jamii – a membership healthcare program … Continue reading

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