BUSINESS

30/7/2015

Kenya Airways posts massive $252m loss

The carrier has secured $196m loan to avoid sinking into complete bankruptcy

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South African tourism damaged by new visa rules - ministerBy AFP | Wednesday, July 29  2015 at  15:14

A leopard perches on a tree in South Africa's Kruger National Park. PHOTO | FILE |

There has been a 38 per cent drop in visitors from key market China

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Tullow set to begin Kenya oil production by 2020By VALENTINE OBARA | Wednesday, July 29  2015 at  17:38

Tullow Oil engineers work at an oil rig in northern Kenya. PHOTO | FILE |

A decision for oil production is expected by the end of 2016

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Nigeria's Dangote sets sights on the Dakar-Bamako railwayBy TAMBA JEAN-MATTHEW in Dakar | Tuesday, July 28  2015 at  14:08

Nigerian investor Aliko Dangote, who has expressed interest in reviving the moribund Dakar-Bamako railway transport.. PHOTO | FILE |

The railway to be particularly helpful artery for the landlocked Mali

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Africa to negotiate for better terms at WTO meet By JEFF OTIENO | Monday, July 27  2015 at  12:53

UNCTAD secretary-general Dr Mukhisa Kituyi (pictured) says regional trade blocs in Africa need to strengthen their bargaining power by integrating their economies to maximise trade opportunities. PHOTO | FILE |

The continent to demand new copyright rules so as to gain from global trade

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