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Kenya's mega-railway project leaves society more unequal than before

Beijing News 09 Nov 2021
Today the Standard Gauge Railway stops abruptly at Naivasha, 120km northwest of Nairobi ... Areas close to Nairobi have witnessed significant changes in real estate ... The old port's customs clearing facilities are being shipped to the new Inland Container Depot close to Nairobi ... It was common to get stuck in traffic for hours when large ships arrived.

Getting rid of an old car? Environmental problems often go with it

Hartford Courant 02 Nov 2021
Global dumping of substandard, ‘dirty’ cars is a huge problem,” said Rob de Jong, head of the sustainable mobility unit for the United Nations Environment Program, based in Nairobi, Kenya. “An increasing number of poor quality used cars are being shipped from the United States, ...

Ubora Orchards announces launch of organically grown Kenyan avocados

Fresh Plaza 26 Oct 2021
Shipping to the European markets from the port of Mombasa, for example, will save as much as $1 USD per 4 kilogram box over other competitors ... Avocados are handpicked for quality and consistency and are closely monitored from harvest, to packing in Nairobi and Thika and to final delivery for shipping to global markets.

Air France KLM Martinair Cargo welcomes Total Touch Cargo to its sustainable aviation fuel program

Fresh Plaza 17 Sep 2021
Under the partnership, AFKLMP Cargo will use sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) on selected cargo flights from Nairobi - Kenya to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, carrying TTC’s fresh agricultural and horticultural products ... On average, Total Touch Cargo ships around 350 tonnes a week from Kenya throughout the year.

J&J deal to ship COVID-19 shots from S.Africa to Europe halted, AU says

Metro USA 02 Sep 2021
NAIROBI (Reuters) – An arrangement whereby Johnson & Johnson (J&J) was shipping to ...

J&J vaccine shipments from S.Africa to Europe halted, AU says

Metro USA 02 Sep 2021
NAIROBI (Reuters) -An arrangement whereby Johnson & Johnson (J&J) was shipping COVID-19 vaccine doses to Europe that had been packaged in South Africa has been suspended, African Union (AU) envoy Strive Masiyiwa said on Thursday ... J&J had shipped less than 20 million ...


Yahoo Daily News 21 Aug 2021
Read full article. 21 August 2021, 12.30 pm·4-min read. New Delhi, Aug 21 (PTI) These are the top stories at 5 pm ... Reports New Delhi ... Police Guwahati ... Chidambaram New Delhi ... Chouhan Bhopal ... By Sajjad Hussain SPORTS SPF15 SPO-ATH-WORLD-LD IND Amit Khatri wins silver in 10,000m race walk at World U-20 Athletics C';ships Nairobi ... PTI HDA. TRENDING ... .

Sports Highlights

Yahoo Daily News 19 Aug 2021
SPO-ATH-COE-IND Coe congratulates relay bronze in Jr World C';ship, says India is making great progress in athletics Nairobi, Aug 19 (PTI) World Athletics President Sebastian Coe has congratulated the Indian mixed 4x400m relay team for its bronze-winning performance at the ...

African Union says J&J vaccine shipments begin, warns of slow pace of deliveries

Reuters 05 Aug 2021
NAIROBI, Aug 5 (Reuters) - African Union officials said on Thursday that the body had begun shipping COVID-19 vaccine doses acquired from Johnson & Johnson , but they raised alarm at the pace of total deliveries to a region where only 1.5% of people are fully vaccinated.

Chinese-built seaport in Kenya receives bulk cargo vessel

People Daily 20 Jul 2021
NAIROBI, July 19 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese-built Lamu port ... "The dream of spearheading the transhipment business at the Lamu port has now become a reality with the arrival of the world's biggest and most reputable shipping lines," Mwangemi said in a statement issued in Nairobi.

Africa to get U.S. COVID shots next week as cases surge

Metro USA 01 Jul 2021
HARARE/NAIROBI (Reuters) -The United States will begin shipping the first batch of COVID-19 vaccines it has donated to Africa from this weekend, a special envoy of the African Union said on Thursday, as the continent sees a surge in cases fuelled by variants ... “We begin to ship by this weekend the U.S.

Ugo Udezue: From NBA agent to unifying Africa through sport

Al Jazeera 18 Jun 2021
At least, that wasn’t the initial plan. It certainly would have been easier to stay in California with a client roster that included players from the Golden State Warriors to the Brooklyn Nets ... The self-described disruptor didn’t stop there ... Case in point ... “It’s easier to ship from Lagos to London than it is from Lagos to Nairobi, Kenya,” he explained.

Automotive marketplace Carro hits unicorn status with $360M Series C led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2

Crunch 15 Jun 2021
Other participants include insurance giant MSIG and Indonesian-based funds like EV Growth, Provident Growth and Indies Capital ... wholesale, retail and fintech ... For example, if a Toyota Corolla breaks down in Singapore, but its engine is still usable, it might be extracted and shipped to a repair shop in Nairobi, and the rest of its parts recycled ... .

First Ship Docks at New Lamu Port

All Africa 21 May 2021
Nairobi -- The first commercial ship docked at the new Lamu port Thursday, ahead of the formal launch by President Uhuru Kenyatta ....