Daily Archives: February 28, 2014

EAC EU EPA: Meeting with the Senate Committees

The Kenya Flower Council together with Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) held a meeting with the members of three Senate committees to update, solicit support for the conclusion of the outstanding issues in the EAC EU EPA negotiations and discuss … Continue reading

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EAC EU EPA: Meeting with the National Assembly Committees

The Kenya Flower Council together with Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) held a meeting with the members of three Kenya National Assembly committees on February 27, 2014 to deliberate the future of Kenyan exports to the EU in light of … Continue reading

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It’s either now or Kenya looses its market share in the EU

The deadline to sign the EAC EU Economic Partnership agreement is October first 2014. If this stumbles Kenya faces grave risks of loosing its market share to other flower producing countries like Ethiopia, Ecuador, Columbia among others. This also applies … Continue reading

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Private sector holds a meeting with Nairobi County CEC Trade

Members of the KEPSA Trade Sector Board held a meeting with the Nairobi County Executive for Trade, Industrialization, Cooperative Development and Tourism, Ms. Anna Othoro. The meeting held at her office discussed among other things how to enhance the quality … Continue reading

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Flower show to present Kenyan flowers in Hellas

Based on the vivid interest of Kenya and Greece to enhance their relations on economic and cultural levels, the Consulate of the Republic of Kenya in the Hellenic Republic have proposed to the Kenya Flower Council  to jointly organize a … Continue reading

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Nairobi to host a bigger better flower show for third year

The International Flower Trade Expo (IFTEX) now enters its third year in Nairobi, Kenya, with high expectations on both quality and quantity from the organizers, exhibitors and visitors. The show, which debuted in March 2012, is quickly developing a magnetic … Continue reading

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