KENYA SEEKS ANOTHER LOAN FROM CHINA FOR RAILWAY PROJECT

KENYA SEEKS ANOTHER LOAN FROM CHINA FOR RAILWAY PROJECT

Kenya seeks for another funds to complete stage three of the standard gauge railway.

Kenya is seeking for fund from China to complete the third phase of the standard gauge railway. The negotiating is a loan worth Sh 370 billion that will ensure passengers, goods and equipment are secure during …

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KENYA’s STANDARD GAUGE RAILWAY RANKED AMONG RAIL TOURS IN WORLD

KENYA’s STANDARD GAUGE RAILWAY RANKED AMONG RAIL TOURS IN WORLD

The Madaraka Express in Kenya makes list of remarkable rail tours in the world.

Kenya’s Standard Gauge Railway also known as The Madaraka Express is now among the list of remarkable rail tours in the world. This report is according to British Media, The Telegraph; who published its survey on …

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TRADE MINISTER ASSURES COMPETITORS OVER SGR OPERATION IN TANZANIA

TRADE MINISTER ASSURES COMPETITORS OVER SGR OPERATION IN TANZANIA

Trade Minister address competitor’s fear over SGR immediate operation in Tanzania

With the immediate complete of the Standard Gauge Railway, Competitors are afraid that their own business will be on hold. This was address during a Transporters Association of Tanzania annual general meeting as competitors became worried.

In an effort …

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CHINESE CONTRACTOR AWARDED US$398 million PROJECT IN KENYA

CHINESE CONTRACTOR AWARDED US$398 million PROJECT IN KENYA

China’s CCCC to construct a US$398 million oil port in Mombasa, Kenya

The Kenyan Ports Authority has confirmed the award of a US$398million oil facility in Mombasa. The contract award  recipient is China Communications Construction Company (CCCC).

This US$398 million oil port facility will certainly boost the nation’s oil handling …

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MOMBASA GOVERNOR ADVICE UHURU KENYATTA ON SGR PROJECT

MOMBASA GOVERNOR ADVICE UHURU KENYATTA ON SGR PROJECT

Mombasa governor advice President Kenyatta on the SGR second phase construction.

Mombasa governor  Hassan Joho has advice President Kenyatta to stop the SGR second phase construction. According to the governor, the country is already in huge financial debt. Meanwhile the project will cost the nation more than Sh800 billion.

The …

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KENYA INCREASES SGR CARGO TRAINS TO SEVEN

KENYA INCREASES SGR CARGO TRAINS TO SEVEN

Kenya increases number of cargo trains in Mombasa-Nairobi route to seven.

The daily number of standard gauge railway (SGR) cargo trains on the Mombasa-Nairobi route will to increase to seven (7) daily by Friday. This will in turn increase competition with road transporters.

Previously, only six (6) trains carrying 654 …

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ENVIRONMENTALIST STAGE DEMONSTRATION AGAINST SGR CONSTRUCTION IN KENYA

ENVIRONMENTALIST STAGE DEMONSTRATION AGAINST SGR CONSTRUCTION IN KENYA

SGR construction face set-back after demonstration by environmentalist in kenya.

The standard gauge railway construction (SGR) phase two construction has had a set-back due to the demonstration. The demonstration is for the SGR to be reroute around the park. The park is a major tourist attraction as it is close …

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