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Ugandan phase of SGR expected to start this year

Kenya's SGR project is not only being followed keenly in the country, but also in the larger East African region. The region under the East...

#SGRLaunch: Kenyans to be hired after passing SGR management course

More than 100 students have graduated from a course in SGR management. All graduates are set to be offered jobs in the running of the...

#SGRLaunch: SGR to reduce congestion at East Africa’s busiest port

The SGR is set to benefit East Africa's biggest port too. The Port of Mombasa plays an important role in China's Belt and Road initiative....

#SGRLaunch: Railway project has huge impact on Kenyan communities

Kenya's Standard Gauge Railway project was split into two phases, with the first phase beginning in the coastal city of Mombasa and ending in...

#SGRLaunch: Kenya’s billion dollar project to provide employment to 30,000 Kenyan...

Billed as the most ambitious project in Kenya since it gained independence in 1963, the first section of the East-African nation’s $13 billion railway...

Chinese President Xi’s special envoy to attend opening ceremony of railway...

Chinese State Councilor Wang Yong will attend a ceremony in Kenya to mark the completion of the railway linking Mombasa and Nairobi, a Chinese...

The Genesis: Kenya-China $5bn deal could spell end of ‘lunatic express’...

An ambitious deal between Kenya and China may spell the end of the line for "the lunatic express" and lay the tracks for a...

#SGRLaunch: Role of the SGR in EAC integration

According to President Uhuru Kenyatta, the SGR is destined to go beyond Kenya’s borders, into Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo. The...

Chinese couples hold their wedding at Kenyan train station

Work at the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) Nairobi Terminus on Saturday momentarily came to a halt when Kenyan workers joined their Chinese peers to...
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