The Kisumu City County
The Kisumu city County was created under the current Constitution of Kenya which was promulgated in 2010. It was a creation of the former City Council of Kisumu. Kisumu County is a city that blends people from all cultures and walks of life. Kisumu County is one of the 47 counties of Kenya. It is the most populous among the counties while at the same time it is the smallest, Kisumu city is the capital and largest city in Kenya. The Kisumu city is also home to numerous local and international businesses and organizations. Kisumu bustles with activity. Kisumu city is the fastest city both day and night. There's always something to do and see in Kisumu and its people are friendly and hospitable. Most companies operating in East Africa region have their headquarters located in Kisumu, including international organizations and multi-national companies such as Coca Cola, General Motors, Google and even the United Nations' regional headquarters and are located in Kisumu city.
Investment Opportunities In Kisumu County
Kisumu provides the best environment to establish a new business. It is themost ideal location because of its infrastructure and liberal markets. Government policies have alsso been the most encouraging to business growth and a stability of Kisumu County as a growing economy. Kisumu has the most modern, state-of-the-art skyline, highly educated and trained manpower, improved technology; County regulated developments and diverse and vibrant market which have elevated Kisumu to become the business hub of the region. According to the latest statistics, Kisumu County alone, contributes about 60 percent of Kenya's Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Kisumu City is composed of business entities that are both public and private operating under all sectors of the economy.
The operation of business activities in Kisumu County is throughout the day but the most official Kisumu business hours as recognized by the Government are from 8 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday. Most private businesses are open six days a week but some businesses operate for half a day on Saturday. However being a Christian dominated city, very few businesses operate on Sunday.