NAIROBI Kenya Airways resumed international flights on Saturday, heading to about 30 destinations for the first time since the routes were suspended in March due to the coronavirus.
NAIROBI Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta extended a nightly curfew on Monday for 30 days to curb the spread of COVID-19 and banned alcohol sales in restaurants but stopped short of locking down the country again despite a surge in cases. | Video
NAIROBI African countries must carry out more coronavirus testing and make people use masks, a regional disease control body said on Thursday as cases topped half a million in the continent. | Video
NAIROBI Kenya has lost 80 billion shillings ($752 million) so far in tourism revenue, about half of last year's total, due to the coronavirus crisis, its tourism minister said on Monday. | Video
NAIROBI, June 12 Centum Investment Company
expects to withstand the effects of the COVID-19
pandemic, thanks to its stash of cash and minimal exposure to
listed firms, its chief executive said on Friday.
NAIROBI Kenya will remove a range of tax exemptions including for oil and gas exploration as it seeks to make up for revenue lost to the impact of the coronavirus crisis, its finance minister said on Thursday.
KAMPALA/NAIROBI, May 29 Bottlenecks at borders
as government screen lorry drivers to contain the new
coronavirus are putting the delivery of vital food supplies in
East Africa at risk, the U.N.'s World Food Programme (WFP)
warned on Friday.
NAIROBI, May 27 Kenya's central bank kept its
benchmark lending rate at 7.0% on Wednesday, as expected,
judging that its current accommodative stance remained
appropriate, the Monetary Policy Committee said in a statement.
NAIROBI, May 20 Kenya Electricity Generating Co.
(KenGen), said on Wednesday demand for its electricity
had dropped by about 8% due to restrictions imposed to limit the
spread of the new coronavirus, with Sunday usage levels seen
throughout the week.
NAIROBI French gendarmes arrested Felicien Kabuga, wanted for allegedly financing the Rwandan genocide, near Paris on May 16 after a global manhunt spanning more than a quarter of a century.