Chinese firm to start work on Sh4.5bn Kitale-Uganda road

China State Construction Engineering Corporation (CSCEC) has signed a contract with Kenya to build a 45-kilometre road that links Kitale to the Uganda border town of Suam. The signing of the Sh4.5 billion deal between CSCEC and the Kenya National…
US firm wins deal to build Kenya’s first high-speed highway

US- based engineering firm Bechtel International Inc. has signed a Sh230 billion commercial agreement with the Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA) for construction of a 473-kilometre Nairobi-Mombasa high-speed expressway. KeNHA director general Peter Mundinia said the signing of the deal…
Wealthy buyers snap up Sh46 million homes in Nairobi

Wealthy Kenyan buyers are paying big money for luxury houses in Nairobi in an emerging trend where trophy homes are increasingly becoming the perceived mark of success among the country’s super-rich citizens. Sales at astonishingly high prices – coming at…
Work on Sh2.7bn Garden City Business Park begins November

Construction is expected to begin in November on the proposed Garden City Business Park in Nairobi, pushing forward a project that seeks to deliver sustainable office and retail options to tenants on Thika Road. Kasarani Investments Holdings Ltd., a subsidiary…
Long-delayed Outer Ring Road upgrade nears completion

The expansion of Outer Ring Road in Nairobi, which is behind schedule by more than a year, will be completed in September giving Eastlands commuters something to smile about. According to the Kenya Urban Roads Authority (Kura), the project is…
Kenya’s newest mega airport finally opens for business

Kenya’s much anticipated, much delayed new airport, Isiolo International Airport, has been launched, signaling the beginning of passenger operations at the Sh2.5 billion facility. President Uhuru Kenyatta, who commissioned the airport on Sunday, said the facility will open up the…