Luxury German carmaker BMW
on Friday said it would build fully electric models of its mini cars at a new plant
in china, as it kicked off a joint venture with Chinese partner great wall
Some 160,000 cars a year
are set to roll off the assembly line at
President Donald Trump said Thursday the United States had resumed talks with Taliban insurgents as he made a surprise trip to Afghanistan to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday with troops.
brief visit to Bagram airfield outside the capital Kabul, trump served turkey
dinner to soldiers, posed for
Zimbabwe is facing
"man-made" starvation with 60% of the people failing to meet basic
food needs, a UN special envoy said Thursday after touring the southern African
Hilal Elver, the special rapporteur on the right to food, ranked Zimbabwe among the four top countries facing severe food shortages
Kenya has once again scooped the prestigious 2019 world-leading Safari destination by World Travel Awards (WTA) event held yesterday in Muscat, Oman.
Kenya topped as a home to world-leading safari lodge destination won by Mahali Mzuri, crowning the consistency the destination has had in this category
Asian share markets fell on Thursday as
concerns that tensions over Hong Kong may stymie a US-China trade deal cast a
pall over thanksgiving cheer from positive US economic data.
US President Donald Trump on Wednesday
signed into law legislation backing pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.
China’s foreign ministry promptly
Milk processor and marketer KCC has partnered with Finnish firm Valio dairy limited and Tetra Pak ltd to launch the first 100% lactose-free milk in the country.
The milk named after KCC’s product gold
crown aims to give lactose intolerant customers an option to enjoy milk and
Air India has relaunched flights
to Nairobi after 10 years. The first flight from Mumbai to Nairobi landed
yesterday with 100 passengers on board.
The return of the airline
presents an opportunity for the two countries, which have shared trade, and
economic ties for several years.
According To Kenya Tourism Board
committee of the national assembly has cut the extra funding that the National
Treasury had requested in the 2019-20 budget, saying the ministry’s revenue
collection will fall short of forecasts.
In mid-November, the national treasury had requested 86.60 billion shillings, or a 3% rise in spending for
efforts to strengthen Kenya’s bilateral tax treaties have received a boost with
the signing of a multilateral convention to end tax avoidance in France.
This follows Kenya’s
signing of a multilateral convention to implement measures to prevent base
erosion and profit shifting.
Kenya's ambassador to France, Professor Judi Wakhungu
With the BBI report now
officially out, Kenyans have a chance to review the detailed proposals outlined
under the nine-point agenda set out under building bridges initiative.
Here are the highlights of
the key recommendations proposed under each of the BBI agenda.
Lack of national ethos
Noting that there has