Browsing: Kenya-Gulf Cooperation Council

  • President Uhuru Kenyatta called on Gulf investors to set up shop in Kenya during the Kenya-Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states business forum in Dubai
  • Enhancing trade between Kenya and the Gulf countries would help to address the urgent need for jobs and economic opportunities
  • UAE Under Secretary of Economy Abdulla Alsaleh assured that the Gulf nation is working to remove any obstacles that hinder trade between the two countries

DUBAI, UAE, 15th February 2022 (PSCU) – President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday directed Kenyan Government officials to be at the forefront in facilitating trade to give the country a comparative advantage as an investment destination of choice.

The President, who invited Gulf investors to set up shop in Kenya, said the country needed to adapt to what investors wanted and remove the bureaucratic red tape that undermined trade.

“We need to be the welcoming party. We are here to listen. We …