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Kenya Railways has begun work on the Nairobi Railway City initiative.

The projects will involve constructing a public square and a new stop for the Nairobi Central Railway. Phase 1 of the Nairobi Railway City project, which is anticipated to cost KES12 billion (USD 95 million), has begun construction by Kenya Railways. The project's groundbreaking event took place at the Nairobi Central Railway station in December. The Nairobi Railway City, a multimodal, transit-oriented, and urban development.... Read more »

Posted on : Thursday , 23rd February 2023

Tanzania has begun construction on Phase 4 of the SGR, which will connect Tabora and Isaka.

 The Tabora-Isaka leg of the Standard Gauge Railway's foundation stone was placed on January 18, 2023 by Tanzania's Vice President, Dr. Philip Isdor Mpango (SGR). The portion is 165 km long (130 km + 35 km of intersections), and it is situated in the Shinyanga area. The parts are being built by the Turkish firm Yapi Merkezi, and they should be finished in March 2026 after a 42-month construction period. Vice President Mpango.... Read more »

Posted on : Tuesday , 31st January 2023

Investing in Africa is a wise business decision and a long-term company strategy.

Now is the best time to make an investment in Africa. However, because overseas investment choices are frequently painstakingly overstructured, investors have not rushed to the region as quickly as expected. An important contributory component is too much risk. However, risks and profits go hand in hand; high-risk undertakings are typically correlated with larger earnings. The world's most profitable continent is Africa. According to a.... Read more »

Posted on : Tuesday , 27th December 2022

The World Bank's IFC has invested Sh40 billion for the Nairobi-Mau Summit Highway.

The move is probably going to help the Sh190 billion project get extra money. The Sh190 billion Nairobi-Mau Summit Highway has received a financing commitment from the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a division of the World Bank, in the amount of Sh40 billion (USD 320 million). The international financier is anticipated to approve the release of the money in the fiscal year 2023–2024 after publishing the project's.... Read more »

Posted on : Tuesday , 27th December 2022

Zanzibar signs an agreement to build roads worth Sh537.8 billion

Roads of 103.5 kilometres will be built on the islands of Unguja and Pemba. The Zanzibar government has signed a road development contract with Propav, a UK business, in collaboration with Mwananchi Engineering and Construction Ltd, a Tanzanian company (MECCO). The contract calls for the construction of three highways totaling 103.5 kilometres on Unguja and Pemba Islands. On September 20, 2022, the signing ceremony took place at the.... Read more »

Posted on : Monday , 28th November 2022

UK Invests $4 Billion In Kenya To Support Climate Action

The UK government has agreed to invest US$4 billion (KES 500 billion) in Kenya to support the country's efforts to combat climate change.The UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak met with Kenyan President William Ruto at COP27, agreeing a five-year investment deal that will see climate finance flow into the African country.These new, clean and green investments will become flagship projects of the UK-Kenya Strategic Partnership.The projects include: new.... Read more »

Posted on : Monday , 21st November 2022

The Kenya Port Authority wants to improve Trade with Modern Infrastructure Plans

The East African regional economies' growth will be sped up by the Japanese International Cooperation Agency's (JICA) commitment to continue helping the Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) upgrade port facilities.   JICA has been a staunch ally of KPA and provided funding for the development of the second container terminal at the Port of Mombasa, which cost Sh32 billion. The second container terminal at the busy port of Mombasa, which is.... Read more »

Posted on : Wednesday , 26th October 2022

Tanzania's rating improves as a result of the government's efforts to improve the investment climate.

Earlier in October, Moody's Investors Service upgraded the Government of Tanzania's outlook from stable to positive and reaffirmed the B2 long-term issuer ratings in both foreign and domestic currencies. According to the rating agency's statement, Tanzania's political risks have decreased as a result of President Samia Suluhu Hassan's administration's new strategy for promoting economic growth and engagement with the international.... Read more »

Posted on : Wednesday , 26th October 2022

Midroc Ethiopia's Next Business Venture: A 1 billion USD residential town project

The Mahmadya Residential Village Project by MIDROC Ethiopia is anticipated to be the country's largest exclusively private real estate project. The largest company in Ethiopia and a division of Midroc International, Midroc Ethiopia, is starting a new operation in the country's real estate sector. The company said last week that it has started a 50 billion birr (USD 1 billion) housing village development project in the Ethiopian capital.... Read more »

Posted on : Monday , 26th September 2022

Tanzania's Dodoma Stadium, the largest stadium in Africa

Pauline Gekul, the deputy minister for culture, arts, and sports, revealed that the government was ready to begin construction of the proposed Dodoma Stadium. Gekul made the revelation while responding to a question from Innocent Kalogeris, the MP for Morogoro South, in Dodoma.   The Deputy Minister stated that currently, the government is looking for funding for the projects and that soon construction will begin. According to Gekul,.... Read more »

Posted on : Wednesday , 21st September 2022

UK firm to develop Kigali green city master plan

Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios (FCBStudios), a British architectural design firm, has been selected to develop the green city Kigali master plan and detailed designs for the pilot phase.Established in 1978, with offices in Bath, London, Manchester, Belfast and Edinburgh, the firm is known for its pioneering work in sustainable design and social design agenda.The selection was done in partnership with the Royal Institute of British Architects.... Read more »

Posted on : Wednesday , 24th August 2022

According to the Maritime Authority, the Free Trade Zone would offer effective services and attract investors

According to the Ethiopian Maritime Authority, modern and appropriate services would be offered in the Dire Dawa Free Commerce Zone to enhance import-export trade and attract investment. Ethiopia's first free trade zone, which was recently established, is anticipated to speed up industrialisation and the economy while cutting costs and lengthening the time required for logistical operations. Ewnetu Taye, the authority's deputy director.... Read more »

Posted on : Wednesday , 24th August 2022

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