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Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has set maximum duty collected on personal effects at Sh50,000 ($500) in its latest bid to speed up clearance of passengers at the international airports. The guidelines published last week also details a list of items to be subjected to customs taxes at the arrival and departure terminals. Basically, all the […]

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Kenyans working abroad sent home a record Sh14.6 billion in the month of May, driven by a rebound of inflows from Europe. Diaspora remittances from Europe shot up by Sh600 million or 14.8 per cent from the month of April, to increase the region’s contribution to 31.8 per cent of total inflows. The month of […]

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Well-known German and Kenyan companies and organizations will participate in this career fair on June 23 in Nairobi and are looking forward to getting to know qualified professionals interested in great career opportunities in Kenya. The agenda offers also workshops and panel discussions on career topics, application trainings, networking possibilities, and much more. The list […]

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All Kenyan embassies must bring all those in the diaspora together and identify their needs, President Uhuru Kenyatta has said. Uhuru said the missions are also required to update the diaspora on important developments in Kenya. They are also to give updates on the country of accreditation, changes in laws and Kenya’s relations with other […]

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A local chama partly backed by the Kenyan diaspora has started informally trading shares allowing members to unlock the value of their holdings. Fountain Enterprise Programme (FEP) Group shares are now trading at an over-the-counter (OTC) platform paving the way for its 60,000 members to buy and sell shares of the group with a portfolio […]

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