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Published by Oxford University Press in Nairobi, New York .
Written in English



  • Kenya.


  • Investments, Foreign -- Kenya.,
  • International business enterprises -- Kenya.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Raphael Kaplinsky.
ContributionsKaplinsky, Raphael.
LC ClassificationsHG5843.A3 R4
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 315 p. ;
Number of Pages315
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4457142M
LC Control Number79120033

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In the third chapter, the impact of multinational corporations on international relations will be examined. The multinationals of the global century, the latest developments they achieved and the differences they have with their ancestors will be clarified. The home and the host country relations will be studied with Size: KB. Africa. M-pesa has been a great determinant that has led to Kenya’s popularity. MNCs like Kiva and GSM mainly chose Kenya because of m-pesa which has enhanced their operations within the Kenyan international relations between Kenya and China have also led to major investments by Chinese in Kenya. This is a list (incomplete) of multinational corporations, also known as multinational companies and worldwide or global enterprises.. These are corporate organizations that own or control production of goods or services in two or more countries other than their home countries. A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. This article focuses.

This study adopted a survey design in the investigation of the entry strategies adopted by multinational manufacturing companies in Kenya. The study adopted a census approach and all the 45 companies which are involved in large scale manufacturing in Kenya were selected from the KAM Directory as at 31st July The study used. This research focuses on the globalization phenomenon and the development of multinational corporations in Kenya. The study covers Kenya as the universe of the study. Kenya was chosen as a suitable area of research because of its strategic position in East, Central and Africa at large. Kenya is a destination of various investment. The study took scope of the General motors’ corporation company which is an American multinational automaker based in Detroit, Michigan and the world’s second largest automaker with its global headquarters in Detroit; GM employs , people in every major region of the world and does business in some Size: KB.   See also Langdon, S., ‘Multinational Firms and the State in Kenya’ in I.D.S. Bulletin (Brighton), 07 , p. ‘Thus the post-colonial changes in such countries as Kenya are resulting in underdevelopment in the sense of ongoing movement away from the objectives of a more valid definition of development. M.N.C. penetration, and the M.N Cited by:

Multinational Companies in Kenya including Nairobi, and more. Related listings. The following companies did not match exactly but may also be of interest to you. (shelved 1 time as multinational-corporations) avg rating — ratings — published Want to Read saving. Transnational Management: Text, Cases & Readings in Cross-Border Management (Asia Higher Education Business & Economics Management and Organization) (7th Edition) by Christopher A. Bartlett, Paul W. Beamish Hardcover, Pages, Published ISBN / ISBN / "Transnational Management" Book Edition: 7th Edition. multinational corporation, business enterprise with manufacturing, sales, or service subsidiaries in one or more foreign countries, also known as a transnational or international corporation. These corporations originated early in the 20th cent. and proliferated after World War II.