Hapag-Lloyd, a multinational German-based transportation company, is continuing to focus on the growing market in East Africa. With annual growth rates of approximately 6%, the region tops the list on the African continent. Kenya, in particular, is developing with significantly rising import and export figures as well as massive investments in public infrastructure.
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The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced its global passenger traffic results for June showing a demand (measured in total revenue passenger kilometres or RPKs) rise of 7.8% percentage points compared to June 2017 - this is up from 6.0% year-over-year growth recorded in both May and April, with the capacity for June (available seat kilometres or ASKs) increasing by 6.5%, with the load factor rising by 1.0 percentage points to 82.8%.
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According to the African Development Bank, the poor condition of rail infrastructure and rolling stock in many African countries is undermining the potential of rail systems to contribute to economic development.
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Starting and running a business is very much like riding a crazy rollercoaster at a funfair. Exciting, dangerous and it assaults the senses like nothing else. Do you sit and scream and close your eyes, or do you sit and enjoy the ride and anticipate the next loop, dip or climb?
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