Kenya Tea Development Agency News

KTDA issues tea farmers smartcards with eye on efficiency

News KTDA issues tea farmers smartcards with eye on efficiency Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) has launched a smart card for farmers to curb theft and weight falsification as it promotes transparency in factories.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 9, 2019

KTDA issues tea farmers smartcards with eye on efficiency

Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) has launched a smart card for farmers to curb theft and weight falsification as it promotes transparency in factories.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 9, 2019

Prime Bank in Sh5.1bn stake sale as Kantaria family loosens grip

The institutional investors in 2012 sold their holdings to local authority’s pension firm Laptrust and Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) for Sh1.5 billion, representing a total return of 66.6 per cent, excluding dividends earned.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 8, 2019

KTDA net profit rises 59pc on higher sales

Market News KTDA net profit rises 59pc on higher sales The Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) Holdings profit rose nearly 59 percent in the year ending June 30, 2018 as it benefited from increase in global commodity prices and higher sales.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 6, 2019

KTDA salvages Sh1.7bn deposits from collapsed banks

News KTDA salvages Sh1.7bn deposits from collapsed banks The Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) has recovered Sh1.7 billion from the collapsed Chase and Imperial banks, easing the blow on farmers who had banked Sh4.9 billion in the failed lenders.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 4, 2019

Chai Trading Company top grossing KTDA agency at Sh19 billion

Market News Chai Trading Company top grossing KTDA agency at Sh19 billion Chai Trading Company Ltd, a subsidiary of Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA), recorded a 16 per cent increase in turnover in 2017/18 to make it the highest grossing subsidiary among the six managed by the agency.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 1, 2019

KTDA mulls using oil to fire steam boilers as forest ban stayed

The Kenya Tea Development Agency is considering replacing wood with furnace oil to fire its steam boilers.

The Star , Kenya Dec 21, 2018

EDITORIAL: KTDA move on tea farmers’ pay is spot on

Editorials EDITORIAL: KTDA move on tea farmers’ pay is spot on As far as the management of small-scale tea production goes, Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) has generally been a model.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Dec 19, 2018

KTDA to pay Sh25 per kilo as farmers have their way

Commodities KTDA to pay Sh25 per kilo as farmers have their way The board of Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) is expected to approve small-scale farmers’ monthly pay of between Sh20 and Sh25 a kilo in February next year.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Dec 19, 2018

KTDA to pay Sh25 per kilo as farmers have their way

The board of Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) is expected to approve small-scale farmers’ monthly pay of between Sh20 and Sh25 a kilo in February next year.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 19, 2018