Emirates and Dilmah Tea celebrate 30 years of partnership  

Emirates and Dilmah Tea have enjoyed a longstanding partnership of brewing the finest teas on board and in Emirates’ airport lounges around the world for the past 30 years. To mark the milestone on International Tea Day, all Emirates’ customers will get a special tea box when they fly from Dubai on Saturday. In addition, First Class customers on flights to the UK will be treated to a food pairing, and Emirates’ Onboard Lounge will offer Dilmah Tea infused mocktails on Saturday. The special tea pack for all customers who…

LG Tone Free Earbuds, Made For Ears, Designed For Mother Nature

You may have heard a lot about earbuds. Indeed, people are increasingly dropping the use of the long-wired traditional earphones and adopting the use of earbuds. As a result, so many wireless earbuds have hit the market. Of all the earbuds you may have heard of, I bet you have not heard about the magic of LG Tone Free Earbuds that are defined by great features; design, sound, Google Assistant, water-resistant, dynamic speaker unit, dual microphones, fast charging among others. LG Tone Free Earbuds have been weighted and balanced to…

UGANDA TOURISM BOARD IN ROADSHOW TO ATTRACT MORE TOURISTS FROM KENYA

Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) is seeking to partner with Kenyan tour operators to boost intra Africa tourism between the two East African countries with a focus on encouraging more tourists from Kenya to explore the natural, adventure, leisure, business and cultural attractions that Uganda has to offer. The roadshow comes in the wake of an intensified campaign by UTB to reposition Uganda – The Pearl of Africa’ as a leading tourism destination in Africa under a new brand dubbed “Explore Uganda”. To kick off the activities, UTB has launched a…

Planning to relocate abroad? Here are 5 things you need to know

If given a chance, 35% of Kenyan youth would leave the country to find a better job abroad, escape poverty or pursue an education. This is according to a groundbreaking 2019 survey by Afrobarometer that explores attitudes towards relocating abroad in 33 African countries. Despite the openness to relocating abroad among a significant number of young Kenyans, the choice to relocate to a foreign country is not an easy one. Immersing yourself in a new culture, potentially learning a new language, and physical separation from friends and loved ones back home…

LONDON DISTILLERS KENYA WINS GLOBAL AWARDS AT THE MONDE SELECTION QUALITY AWARDS

By Michelle Anzaya London Distillers Kenya (LDK) is proud to announce that its brands Safari Rare Whisky and Kenya King Gin have won two global awards at the 2022 Monde Selection Quality Awards. The Safari Rare Whisky won the Gold Award while Kenya King Gin won a Silver award of quality. “Competing against a record-breaking number of over a thousand entries from all corners of the world, London Distillers Kenya displayed a strong performance at the competition,” said Mr Avin Galot, Managing Director of London Distillers Kenya, “Our vigorous research and…

Absa Bank Kenya earns Global Recognition for its energy and water efficiency investments

Absa Bank Kenya has received the International Finance Corporation’s (IFC) Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies (EDGE) global Certification for integrating green building technologies in accordance with global standards. The bank, the first in Kenya to receive the award, has invested nearly KES45 million in retrofitting its outlets, which include Nkrumah, Kisii, Queensway Branches, Westend HQ, and Bishops Gate Head Office.   Throughout the redevelopment process, the bank’s branches and headquarters saw energy-efficient LED lights refitted, reducing the bank’s carbon footprint significantly. Additionally, the buildings now boast of water efficiency…

Emmaus affordable homes and properties set to drive the real estate sector forward with irresistible deals

Emmaus affordable homes and properties a company with a mission to make homeownership a reality has announced irresistible deals to their customers this month. The company has been helping to close the gap of property ownership that previously secluded young people from property ownership due to the unaffordable prices. The company has remained as the best and the most preferred real estate by the current and upcoming generation due to its transparency and fairness. The company has an office at Jewel mall Roysambu and at Kahawa west has slashed its…

ESG set to drive Real Estate Sector Forward – EAPI Summit

East Africa’s real estate market continues to attract significant international attention according to major decision-makers that attended this year’s 9th annual EAPI Summit taking place at Kempinski Hotel on 18 & 19 May. According to the EAPI Summit’s host, Kfir Rusin, East Africa’s economic recovery has prompted a lot of interest in the sector and this year’s event from leading funders and players across the value chain. “Every year Kenya and the broader regional real estate sector continues to develop and becomes more resilient and is able to withstand cyclical…

Ecobank plugs women’s businesses funding gap to drive urban economic growth

Kenyan women’s businesses received a major boost today following the commitment by Ecobank to channel more financial resources to support their growth. Speaking during the ongoing Africities conference in Kisumu, Ecobank’s Director for Commercial Banking in Kenya and East Africa, Samwel Odhiambo explained that despite progress that has been made over the last two decades in mainstreaming women-owned businesses into the economy, they still face unnecessary barriers that limits them from fully participating in the economy. “We estimate the total funding gap for women-owned businesses to be Kshs 4.2 trillion,…

CAETANO KENYA DONATES A FULLY EQUIPPED HYUNDAI AMBULANCE TO NAIROBI METROPOLITAN SERVICES (NMS)

Caetano Kenya, the official dealer of Hyundai Passenger Motor Vehicles in Kenya, donated a fully equipped Hyundai ambulance to NMS. The ambulance will be an addition to NMS services covering Mama Lucy and its environs. The company presented the ambulance together with 500 pieces of certified full medical protective coveralls to ensure protection of the health workers in the course of their work and over 3300 pieces of comfort & face guard masks for face protection. The ambulance and medical gear were received by Maj. Gen. Mohammed Badi, Director General…