NAIROBI (Xinhua) --
A Chinese diplomat has called for more Chinese
investment into Kenya, saying the business environment is now
conducive after the election.
Guo Ce, Economic and
Commercial Counselor at the Embassy of China in Kenya, on Friday
said the business environment is now favorable after the
conclusion of the country’s presidential elections, urging more
Chinese investors to look for opportunities in Kenya.
Guo said that the
Chinese business community is playing a big role in enhancing
The diplomat also
urged Kenyan financial institutions to forge greater cooperation
with the Chinese community so that they expand employment
opportunities to locals.
Bank Kenya CEO Lamin Manjang said his institution is committed
to playing a central role in facilitating the Belt and Road
He noted that in
2017 the bank committed to supporting the China-proposed
initiative by facilitating financing to the value of at least 20
billion U.S. dollars by 2020.
The bank said it
recognizes the important role played by China in the development
of Kenya and is very honored to have partnered with many of the
Chinese investors to facilitate Kenya’s economic development.
Manjang said that
the bilateral relations between Kenya and China has especially
been important to the growth of Kenya’s economy.
Chinese delegation introduces
essence of CPC national congress in Kenya
NAIROBI (Xinhua) --
A Chinese delegation introduced the essence and
achievements of the 19th National Congress of the
Communist Party of China (CPC) to Kenya during a three-day visit
to the East African country.
Upon the invitation
of the Jubilee Party of Kenya, the Chinese delegation led by
Wang Xiaohui, deputy head of the Publicity Department of the CPC
Central Committee and executive vice director of the Policy
Research Office of the CPC Central Committee, visited the
country from Wednesday to Friday.
respectively with Uhuru Kenyatta, Chairman of the Jubilee Party
of Kenya and Kenyan President, and Justin Muturi, the Speaker of
the National Assembly. Wang also held talks with Raphael Tuju,
Secretary General of the Jubilee Party of Kenya.
During the visit,
Wang attended a symposium on the spirit of the 19th
CPC National Congress, briefing the Jubilee Party and various
circles of Kenya on the essence and achievements of the key
congress, interpreting Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with
Chinese Characteristics for a New Era and sharing the CPC’s
experience in strengthening Party governance.
The Kenyan side
expressed their thanks to the CPC Central Committee, saying that
they hope to further intensify the friendly ties with the CPC
and deepen exchange of experience in governing the party and the
(Xinhua) -- Wang Xiaohui, deputy head
of the Publicity Department of the Communist Party of
China (CPC) Central Committee and executive vice
director of the Policy Research Office of the CPC
Central Committee, introduces the essence and
achievements of the 19th National Congress of
the CPC during his visit in Nairobi, capital of Kenya,
on Jan. 25, 2018.