Monthly Archives: June 2014

Issuance of import/export forms and permits integrated with various banks

Kenyan importers/exporters) and clearing & forwarding agents will now be able to submit applications for Import Declaration Forms (IDFs) as well as Import & Export Permits issued by various Partner Government Agencies (PGAs) for approvals and make payments for the … Continue reading

Posted in June Issue 4 2014 |

Chamber of Commerce to issue all ordinary Certificates of Origin

The Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KNCCI) will from July 1, 2014 be issuing ALL ORDINARY CERTIFICATES OF ORIGIN including those that are currently being issued by Kenya Bureau of Standards. In this regard, KEBS will cease to … Continue reading

Posted in June Issue 4 2014 |

KFC participates in the first Global Green Growth Forum (3GF) held in Nairobi.

The Kenya Flower Council joined the delegates in the Global Green Growth Forum (3GF) first conference held in Kenya on June 26, 2014. Kenya has been a partner country in the 3GF since 2011 and has been participating in the … Continue reading

Posted in June Issue 4 2014 |

Kenya Economic Update 10th launched

The Kenya Flower Council attended the launch of the tenth edition of the Kenya Economic Update (KEU) by the World Bank on June 26, 2014 at a Nairobi Hotel. The theme for this edition is: “Take-off Delayed? Kenyan Economy Facing … Continue reading

Posted in June Issue 4 2014 |

EAC EU EPA negotiation update

The East African Community – European Union Economic partnership Agreement (EAC EU EPA) negotiations next meeting is anticipated to take place on July 21, 2014. We understand the objective of the meeting will be to resolve the four outstanding issues … Continue reading

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Kenya budget 2014 – Achieving economic transformation for a shared prosperity

The Cabinet secretary for National Treasury, Mr. Henry Rotich presented the Governments budget for the financial year 2014/2015 yesterday. While the Financial bill not yet out, Tax experts have made some highlights from the Cabinet Secretaries’ speech to Parliament.

Posted in June Issue 2 2014 |

Consultative exporters forum on rejuvenation of export performance

The export promotion council (EPC) in collaboration with Ministry of East African Affairs, Commerce and Tourism held a consultative exporters forum on the rejuvenation of performance of Kenya’s exports on June 13, 2014 at a Nairobi Hotel. The Kenya Flower … Continue reading

Posted in June Issue 2 2014 |

Israel-Kenya Business Forum

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs of Israel Hon. Avigdor Liberman   will host a  high level Business Forum June 19, 2014 from  0900 hrs  to 1600 hrs at the  Serena Hotel. Participating Sectors will include Agriculture, Financials, … Continue reading

Posted in June Issue 2 2014 |

Report on role of Kenya’s private sector in peace building launched

The Mkenya Daima Campaign in partnership with One Earth Future Foundation held a breakfast meeting to launch a report on the role of Kenya’s private sector in peace building on June 12, 2014: The case of the 2013 election cycle. … Continue reading

Posted in June Issue 2 2014 |

KFC 16th Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Kenya Flower Council has scheduled to hold her 16th Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Friday 6 June 2014 at Visa Oshwal Centre Westlands. The event will be at the Auditorium room at 9.00 am.

Posted in June Issue 1 2014 |