Sami Mahroum, DUBAI — For centuries, the streets of Cairo have been adorned with traditional lanterns to celebrate the holy month of Ramadan. In recent decades, locally produced lanterns have been replaced by cheaper Chinese-made lanterns. Yet due to the disruption of global supply chains caused by the pandemic, Egyptian-madeRead More →

During this seven and a half year period, Kenya’s economy has changed dramatically. How? Let’s look. Kenya, 9th economy in Africa On October 1, 2014, Kenya was classified as a middle-income country after a statistical reassessment of the economy increased the size by 25.3%. Kenya effectively became Africa‘s ninth largestRead More →

CaixaBank corporate building in Madrid • The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, has named CaixaBank “Best Confirming Bank” under the Global Trade Finance Program (GTFP) for the second consecutive time. • CaixaBank was also recognized for the first time as “Best confirming bank inRead More →

As the pandemic has hit African economies hard, the IMF predicts a strong recovery that will catalyze increased investment in projects With $2.4 billion in major projects planned or underway, including approximately $1.1 billion in projects in progress, Africa offers substantial opportunities for project companies and investors. The continent isRead More →

Nairobi – Real estate players in Kenya cannot meet the growing demand for houses for several reasons, including the lack of cost-effective construction methods and outdated technical solutions. Heri Homes CEO Kimotho Kimani said adopting up-to-date methods such as aluminum formwork will help construction industry players meet the challenges. TheRead More →

The use of obsolete technologies and the lack of cost-effective building solutions have been identified as factors hampering the rapid construction of affordable homes. According to Heri Homes CEO Kimotho Kimani, the cost of construction in the real estate sector could be significantly reduced if industry players adopt the useRead More →

NAIROBI, Kenya, December 20: Real estate players in Kenya cannot meet the growing demand for houses for several reasons, including the lack of cost-effective construction methods and outdated technical solutions. Heri Homes CEO Kimotho Kimani said adopting up-to-date methods such as aluminum formwork will help construction industry players meet theRead More →