The Republic Of Kenya
Population: 22.8 million
GNP/capita: $ 370 USA
Size: 582 600 sq km
Form of government: Republic
Location: East Africa
Official. language: scscl, English
DOS. exports: exports: coffee,tea, oil and agricultural products, flowers
DOS. the imports: machinery, minerals, fertilizers, petroleum products
Especially in Nairobi, a dark suit is compulsory attire during the meetings with the representatives of the administration and enterprises. On the coast the heat is almost necessary to dress easier . In the leadership mix of authoritarianism and democracy. A large part of foreign trade is still in the hands of the British and Indians. The British here are more free than in his former homeland. However, in Kenya, from offers all the formalities and reserved behavior. When visiting the British or the Indian company You will be served tea or coffee. At a meeting with representatives of the administration should remember that results can be achieved only with patience. Kenya is particularly keen to develop small and medium businesses. Social customs vary according to race, tribe and religion. Alcohol is consumed liberally, sometimes drunk. The good Safari is sold in Nairobi . When traveling to Kenya, the camera is required. After the good life Safari You should visit Mobasa where are the best beaches in East Africa. Try to avoid talking about the internal politics of Kenya and the differences between tribes.
Used a lot, sometimes even drunk.
National parks, animals, sports.
There is a variety of religion.
Old age is respected.
The concept of time free. Saturday — a short day. Working time: Monday-Friday 8.30-12.45 and 14.00-16.30, Saturday 8.30-12.00. Banks: Monday-Friday 9.00-13.00, Saturday 9.00-11.00. Shops: Monday — Friday 8.30-12.30 and 14.00-16.30, Saturday 8.30-12.00.
1 Kenyan shilling = 100 cents.
To make friends easily.
WOMEN IN BUSINESS
quite a LOT.
Fauna is rich and proud of it. Large national nature reserves known throughout the world.
For a long time shake hands both when meeting and when parting. A manifestation of the special arrangement is to hold the left hand during the handshake right elbow of the interlocutor. Mr., Mrs., miss.
ALIENS / ATTITUDE
Very positive .
A mixture of authoritarian and democratic . In the manual, as a rule, persons of English or of Indian origin.
Kenyans liberated and obschitelna .
Popular dark suit, especially in Nairobi. The coast dress is very easy.
Patriotism is on the rise. It strengthens victories in athletics.
FOOD / CUSTOMS
Typically, Western .
Should not be very expensive. Prized originality and individuality. The locals are always very pleased with Your gift.
The locals usually organize public events in restaurants and hotels.
Talk about the meetings in advance and be patient!
Kenyans are hospitable people.
The evening in the restaurants, Golf, tennis and water sports. Held joint festivals and ceremonies.
SEATING AT THE TABLE
Family and genus are of great importance.
Depend on the religion and belonging to any tribe.
European and sometimes native SPECIES of FOOD.
The color of the flag: black, red and green.
A few shillings for the service. In restaurants 10%.
In business English.
WHAT ELSE SHOULD BE TAKEN INTO ACCOUNT
12 December — national holiday.