Daily Archives: March 28, 2014

Finally it’s a sigh of relief on EAC EU EPA negotiations

The giant outstanding issues on the EAC EU Economic partnership Agreement negotiations have finally been agreed upon following an EAC – EU technical experts and Senior officials meeting that took place from 24th – 27th March 2014 in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Brussels Airport a preferred “Flower Hub”

The Kenya Flower Council attended a stakeholder’s forum organized by Brussels Airport to promote their Airport as a preferred “Flower Hub” on March 25, 2014 at a Nairobi Hotel. Nathan De Valck, cargo account manager Brussels Airport said Brussels Airport … Continue reading

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Kenya, to be the feature Country at the Smithsonian Forklife Festival

The Ministry of Sports, Culture and the Arts organized a breakfast meeting at the National Museum  to appraise stakeholders on the state of the preparedness for the showcase, planned activities and the way forward for the Smithsonian Folklife Festival 2014. … Continue reading

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Roses transported by ship display good keeping quality

Roses that spend weeks being shipped by sea transport can retain their quality just as well or even better than roses shipped as air freight. This has been demonstrated by intensive, repeated tests conducted on roses shipped from Kenya in … Continue reading

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