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Kenyan Farmers To Benefit From EU Agriculture Export Subsidies Cut

Kenyan farmers are set to enjoy a bigger market share after the European Union committed to cut agricultural export subsidies by end of January in line with a World Trade Organisation (WTO) landmark decision passed in Nairobi. Export subsidies refer to an array of credit and guarantee schemes extended to EU traders to make their […]

Kenya now finds itself in a tricky diplomatic situation following refusal by Tanzania to sign the comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between East African Community (EAC) and the European Union. This means the country faces the prospect of paying heavily for exports to Europe if EAC fails to beat the October 1 deadline. Exporters to […]

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The Europe Union has released Sh198 million to the Treasury as refund for Kenyan troops fighting Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia after a seven-month delay attributed to a verification hitch. Treasury documents show that Kenya received the money in September with the last refund coming in February in a reimbursement that is meant to happen quarterly. […]

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The 25th European Film Festival opens next week on May 12, missing three of its European Union members but adding two new ones. For the first time, Austria, Denmark and Italy are not presenting films at the festival despite the festival’s theme being ‘Integration’. It’s especially unfortunate as Italy’s film ‘Fire at Sea’ won the […]

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New rightwing government confirms ‘checks in the border areas’ to combat illegal immigration and smuggling, that will not violate free travel agreement.   Denmark plans to reimpose border controls while sticking to the rules of the EU’s open-border Schengen agreement, the country’s new foreign minister told his German counterpart on Tuesday. “We will suggest something […]

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