Monthly Archives: January 2014

EAC – EU Ministerial meeting in Brussels, Belgium

The meeting for the joint EAC – EU Ministerial meeting is kicked off on January 27, 2014 and will end on January 31, 2014 in Brussels, Belgium. Many chapters of the future agreement have already been completed, including facilitation of … Continue reading

Posted in January Issue 3 2014 |

CPI and inflation rates for January 2014

Kenya National Bureau of Statistics has released the Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and rates of inflation for January 2014. The numbers were generated using data collected during the second and third weeks of the January. The prices were obtained from … Continue reading

Posted in January Issue 3 2014 |

Kenya Week in Morocco

The Embassy of Kenya in Cairo in conjunction with the Kenya Honorary Consul to Morocco is organizing a trade, investment and tourism promotion exhibition dubbed ‘kenya week in Morocco. The aim of the event is to provide the Kenyan exports … Continue reading

Posted in January Issue 3 2014 |

Business delegation to Israel

The Israeli Embassy in Nairobi, in conjunction with the Israeli Export Institute and the Economic Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs will host a Kenyan business delegation to Israel from 16th to 20th February 2014. Upon arrival the delegation … Continue reading

Posted in January Issue 3 2014 |

Nakuru County leaders meet with stakeholders

The Kenya Flower Council attended a stakeholders meeting on January 23, 2014 organized by Nakuru County leaders to address the contentious issues in the County’s finance bill 2013 and develop a consensus on the way forward. The meeting was attended … Continue reading

Posted in January Issue 2 2014 |

Flower industry business under the devolved system of government inter-agency meeting

The Kenya Investment Authority, Kenya Flower Council and other regulating agencies held a second meeting on January 21, 2013 at Serena Hotel to address flower industry coordination and regulation under the devolved system of government. The agenda was to harmonize … Continue reading

Posted in January Issue 2 2014 |

Producer Price Index December Quarter 2013

Kenya National Bureau of Statistics released the Producer Price Index (PPI) for the December quarter of 2013. Producer Price Index measures the gross changes in the trading price of products on the domestic and the non-domestic markets, at all stages … Continue reading

Posted in January Issue 2 2014 |

Meeting with the Director of Immigration Services Ms. Jane Waikenda

The private sector today held a meeting with the Director of Immigration Services, Ms. Jane Waikenda to clear the air on the immigration policies and regulations including issuance of work permits. The Kenya Flower Council attended the meeting. Chaired by … Continue reading

Posted in January Issue 1 2014 |

County updates

The Kenya Flower Council has been holding meetings to address the issues of devolution to the new system of government under the new constitution. Last week the KFC attended a meeting in Naivasha with the County Executives from the 47 … Continue reading

Posted in January Issue 1 2014 |

EAC EU EPA updates

The ministerial meeting on EU- EAC EPA negotiations will be held on from 28th to 30th January 2014 in Brussels, where Ministers will be expected to give political guidance for further work at technical level. The is need to speed … Continue reading

Posted in January Issue 1 2014 |