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Kenya Bets On British Tourists To Revive Industry

Both the newly appointed Kenya Airways manager for Europe and the United States and Kenya Tourism Board managing director say tourist numbers from the UK are set for a significant increase over the next 18 months. Speaking to the Nation at the World Travel Market in London that ends today, Mr Tom Reeves and Mr […]

Britain has bowed to French pressure to help foot the bill for migrants flooding into the northern port of Calais in a bid to reach Britain, Paris said on Saturday. French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said London had agreed to contribute up to €15 million (£12 million, $19 million) to a fund to help deal […]

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Hundreds of UK visitors were Thursday flying out of Mombasa following Wednesday’s advisory from London, urging cancellation of all non-essential travel to Kenya. More than 1,000 tourists were expected to have left Mombasa and surrounding towns two days after the warning, said to be strongest ever issued by a foreign government on Kenya. On Thursday, […]

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The US and UK’s new businesses in Kenya grew six-fold last year, pushing up total inflows in defiance of political jitters and terrorism threats. Some 22,136 new jobs were created through foreign investments. Inflows from the two giant economies accounted for almost half of the foreign direct investment (FDIs) into the local market last year […]

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Migrants billed between £20 and £100 for a consultation at A&E Patients may end up being presented with a chip-and-pin machine Charges come in amid concerns that NHS is now ‘international’ It is claimed foreign patients rack up costs of £2billion a year Many health tourists travel to the UK specifically for free treatment Ministers have […]

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