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Speech by H.E. Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta at the Kenya Airways Aircraft Naming Ceremony

Speech by H.E. Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta at the Kenya Airways Aircraft Naming Ceremony

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The speech by Speech By His Excellency, Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta At The Aircraft Naming Ceremony For Kenya Airways’ Boeing 777-300ER
The speech by Speech By His Excellency, Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta At The Aircraft Naming Ceremony For Kenya Airways’ Boeing 777-300ER

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SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY, HON. UHURU KENYATTA, C.G.H., PRESIDENT AND COMMANDER IN CHIEF OF THE DEFENCE FORCES OF THE REPUBLIC OF KENYA AT THE AIRCRAFT NAMING CEREMONY FOR KENYA AIRWAYS’ BOEING 777-300ER AT JOMO KENYATTA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ON NOEMBER !, "0#3
Ladies and Gentlemen,Good MorningI am delighted to join you here this morning as we celebrate and name the Boeing 777-300E !enya "irways has ac#uired$%he ac#uisition is good news &or our country and the region$ It 'a(es the way &or the airline to dee'en our trade connections with the world through long haul &lights$ %his will result in the growth o& trade, tourism and other &orms o& interaction with other 'arts o& the world$ %hat is im'ortant &or two o& our 'riorities as a go(ernment ) to attract in(estment and to create jobs$I am in&ormed that the aircra&t we are about to christen will o'erate direct non-sto' &lights three times a wee* between +airobi and Guanghou in hina$ %his 'resents a golden chance to dee'en our bilateral'artnershi' with hina, which is one o& our leading cultural, di'lomatic and economic de(elo'ment 'artners$%he introduction o& direct &lights to hina is 'art o& our strategy to continually strengthen our ties with the .ar East$ /uring my tate (isit to the 1eo'le2s e'ublic o& hina not too long ago, I was seied with the subject o& dee'er relations, and es'ecially 'eo'le-to-'eo'le contact, which is at the heart o& stronger 'artnershi's$ ur desire is to attract just 0$4 'er cent o& hina2s (ast 'o'ulation to !enya, as tourists$ %hat would trans&orm our tourist numbers and re(enues$Ladies and Gentlemen5Barely three months ago, I (isited this air'ort ) the home o& !enya "irways - a&ter a &ire had gutted the "rri(als2 lounge and it all loo*ed li*e doom and gloom$ But this ceremony ta*es 'lace amidst greatenthusiasm ) not just because the air'ort is u' and running more e&&iciently be&ore the &ire, but because, out o& the ashes o& that &ire, a more (ibrant and e&&icient &acility is on its way$%here is 'rogress in building a new tem'orary terminal with a ca'acity o& 6$ million 'assengers a year  ) e#ui(alent to this air'ort2s current &acility$ %he new %erminal 8 is 'ro(iding an e9cellent ser(ice as anarri(als &acility but will be &ully commissioned in the coming months$ " Green&ield 'roject is also on its way$ :e are determined that this air'ort will &ul&ill its mandate as the air hub &or East and entral "&rica$ :e endea(or to use e(ery o''ortunity to mo(e the agenda o& national trans&ormation one more ste' ahead, and we will embrace the o''ortunity to li&t the #uality and tra(eler e9'erience at this air'ort$ :e *now that in&rastructure de(elo'ment is critical to economic growth that lea(es no one behind$Ladies and Gentlemen:ith !enya "irways &lying to ;4 destinations in 6043 and the 'lanned e9'ansion to 447 destinations, the airline has more global 'resence than the embassies that !enya has o'ened around the world$ %his means the airline will continue to be, in most cases, the &irst contact the world has with !enya$ %hat comes with great res'onsibility$ "s a window showcasing !enya, the airline has to continuously wor*

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