Emirates cuts ticket prices in promotion

January 7, 2020 Emirates Airlines has announced discounted air ticket prices of up to 29.4 percent for Nairobi customers on three of its routes, raising competition for its rivals such as Kenya Airways...

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Kenya Airways issues profit warning

December 20, 2019 National carrier Kenya Airways (KQ) has announced that it anticipates 25 per cent or more lower earnings for the period ending December 31, 2019 when compared to 2018, pointing to wider...

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Kenya Airways names acting CEO

December 20, 2019 Kenya Airways (KQ) has announced the appointment of Allan Kilavuka as its acting chief executive officer, replacing Polish national Sebastian Mikosz who opted out of the top job before the...

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KCAA denies Saudi, Ethiopian airlines expansion rights

December 20, 2019 The Kenya Civil Aviation Authority(KCAA) has denied Saudi Arabian Airlines and Ethiopian Airlines changes on key air service licenses, deaming their expansion quest mainly on cargo...

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Kenyans to pay more for EU’s Schengen visa from next year

December 20, 2019 Kenyans travelling to European Union countries on a Schengen visa will pay at least Sh2,265 more in fees starting from February. The higher charges come into force after the European Union...

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Airfares double as Christmas travel demand soars

December 20, 2019 Domestic airfares have nearly doubled ahead of Christmas on increased demand with some routes recording full bookings a week to December 25. Ticket prices from Nairobi to Kisumu have risen...

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KQ offers traders discounts for Dubai 2020 Expo

December 20, 2019 Kenya Airways will offer discount on tickets to the business community travelling in the next 10 months for Expo Dubai 2020. The World Exposition, Expo 2020 Dubai, which will be held...

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Africa’s leaders challenged to open borders, spur growth

December 10, 2019 Africa’s future growth depends on policies that allow free movement and enable young people to look for opportunities beyond national borders. United Nations Conference on Trade and...

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Travelstart to power Jumia Travel across Africa

December 10, 2019 Travelstart has entered into a distribution and commercial agreement with Jumia Travel to power the latter’s pan-African online travel booking portal. Under the agreement, Travelstart...

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Maasai Mara rank drops in Africa’s best travel destination list

December 10, 2019 Maasai Mara National Reserve, one of the top dollar earners, has dropped two places as Africa’s best safari destination, a new analysis shows. Africa’s safaris company SafariBooking.com...

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