BUSINESS

30/9/2014

Dubai airline to open 12th destination in Africa

Tanzania's Kilimanjaro International Airport earmarked in operator's expansion plan

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East Africa’s largest battery firm shut downBy FRANCIS MUREITHI in Nakuru, Kenya | Monday, September 29  2014 at  17:35

Battery manufacturing at the Eveready East Africa Ltd plant in Nakuru west of Nairobi. The battery maker said the dry cell business had come under intense competition from cheap imports rendering its manufacturing unit unsustainable. SULEIMAN MBATIAH | NATION MEDIA GROUP |

Dry cell manufacturer says counterfeits to blame for closure

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Israel Airlines to resume Nairobi flightsBy DPPS | Friday, September 26  2014 at  12:33

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Envoy says move would boost trade and tourism

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Amnesty: Chinese firms exporting tools of tortureBy BBC | Tuesday, September 23  2014 at  14:52

A torch that also functions as an electric shock device, displayed in a security equipment shop in Beijing on September 19, 2014. Amnesty International has accused China of exporting "tools of torture" to Africa. PHOTO | BBC |

Rights group says more than 130 firms involved in the trade fuelling abuses in Africa and Asia

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Turkish Company takes over management of Mogadishu port  By | Monday, September 22  2014 at  13:24

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Country's Aden Abdulle International Airport is also managed by a Turkish firm

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