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Air France Raises Paris-Nairobi Flights To Five Per Week

French carrier Air France is set to increase flights from Paris to Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) from three to five times a week next year to tap increased business and tourism travel between the two countries. The French national airline is ramping up its Kenya frequencies barely four months after it formally joined […]

Paris-based Bolloré Group has signed a joint venture agreement that will see two Japanese companies further tap into the finished car import business in Kenya. The French firm, which initially launched its operations in Kenya as SDV Transami, has through its Kenyan subsidiary of Bolloré Transport & Logistics, partnered with trading company Toyota Tsusho Corporation […]

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The French government has put up for sale its ambassador’s residence located in Kibera, Nairobi, in a transaction that could fetch an estimated Sh500 million. Paris is selling the five-bedroom ambassadorial maisonette sitting on a plot measuring 4.90 acres on Nairobi’s Kabarnet Close, off Ngong Road. The French embassy in Nairobi said the asset sale […]

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Kenya has secured Sh6.9 billion from France for the construction of an 80-megawatt wind farm in Meru in a move expected to boost the country’s renewable energy drive. The funding was signed during President Uhuru Kenyatta’s visit to France this week and will finance the first phase of the energy project expected to have a […]

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President Uhuru Kenyatta met his host French President François Hollande. During the meeting that sought to further strengthen and consolidate the existing relations between Kenya and France. “Our relations are based on shared values and common interests,” said the President adding that France has over the years, remained one of Kenya’s most valuable and reliable […]

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