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Oki sells 10 local golf courses for $137M to Chinese conglomerate

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Buyer HNA Holdings, which also owns Hainan Airlines and hotel companies, told a Chinese newspaper it sees Seattle as a gateway into the North American golf market.
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Suleiman Hamud is fortunate enough to be living his dream. He became the owner of a licensed flying school at just 24.
Kenya's economic growth rate will slow in 2017, from about six per cent last year, due to sluggish credit growth and as investors take a wait-and-see attitude before a presidential election in August,
The East African Community (EAC) is yet to make any meaningful gains since it became active some 20 years ago, a new report shows.
Malaysian hospital chain, Columbia Pacific Management, plans to scale up its investments in Kenya with the opening of Sh250 million outpatient facility in Nairobi.
Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has continued to drain excess liquidity from the market for the second week running, signalling tough times for banks that rely on the regulator for survival.
Uptake of the new maritime insurance law compelling importers to buy policies from local underwriters has been slower than expected.
Kenya is counting on hosting the world's largest consortium of tourists' agents in February to push up US visitor numbers by more than a third.
Suleiman Hamud is fortunate enough to be living his dream. He became the owner of a licensed flying school at just 24.
Kenya's economic growth rate will slow in 2017, from about six per cent last year, due to sluggish credit growth and as investors take a wait-and-see attitude before a presidential election in August,
The East African Community (EAC) is yet to make any meaningful gains since it became active some 20 years ago, a new report shows.
Malaysian hospital chain, Columbia Pacific Management, plans to scale up its investments in Kenya with the opening of Sh250 million outpatient facility in Nairobi.
Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has continued to drain excess liquidity from the market for the second week running, signalling tough times for banks that rely on the regulator for survival.
Uptake of the new maritime insurance law compelling importers to buy policies from local underwriters has been slower than expected.
Kenya is counting on hosting the world's largest consortium of tourists' agents in February to push up US visitor numbers by more than a third.
Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) data last week showed Kenya's exports to Uganda had declined by a massive 20 per cent in the first 10 months of 2016.
airobi-based painter and sculptor Michael Soi is one of the leading artists in Kenya today. His paintings largely borrow on the cartoon form to provide satirical commentary on events shaping society.
As Africa's economies grow, the risks of rapid urbanisation, unemployment and climate change are expected to increase in tandem.
The sound of a falling shilling can taint the legacy of Kenya's central bankers, cause panic and spark raging debate on its impact on the economy.
Four years after making the announcement, Kenya is yet to actualise an ambitious plan to establish the location of its mineral wealth.
The Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) index of 20 blue-chip companies closed last week below the psychological 3,000-level.
The opening of the first privately owned tea processing factory in the Gusii region is expected to boost farmers' earnings as competition for produce increases.
Kenyans can breathe a sigh of relief that Jubilee broke its 2013 promise to increase the country's installed electricity generating capacity.
Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) data last week showed Kenya's exports to Uganda had declined by a massive 20 per cent in the first 10 months of 2016.
airobi-based painter and sculptor Michael Soi is one of the leading artists in Kenya today. His paintings largely borrow on the cartoon form to provide satirical commentary on events shaping society.
As Africa's economies grow, the risks of rapid urbanisation, unemployment and climate change are expected to increase in tandem.
The sound of a falling shilling can taint the legacy of Kenya's central bankers, cause panic and spark raging debate on its impact on the economy.
Four years after making the announcement, Kenya is yet to actualise an ambitious plan to establish the location of its mineral wealth.
The Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) index of 20 blue-chip companies closed last week below the psychological 3,000-level.
The opening of the first privately owned tea processing factory in the Gusii region is expected to boost farmers' earnings as competition for produce increases.
Kenyans can breathe a sigh of relief that Jubilee broke its 2013 promise to increase the country's installed electricity generating capacity.
Canada Bond yields for Monday as of 4 p.m. (previous day in brackets): One-month: 0.41% (0.42%) Three-month: 0.44% (0.45%) Six-month: 0.507% (0.51%) One-year: 0.630% (0.625%) Two-year: 0.792% (0.
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