Karuturi Global Ltd
19 Mar 2018 VC Circle
Dubai-based Phoenix Group to invest in rose exporter Karuturi’s Kenyan biz
Dubai-based agriculture and food company Phoenix Group will invest in debt-laden Kenya operations of rose exporter Karuturi Global Ltd.
10 Mar 2018 Daily Nation
The fall and fall of Sai Ramakrishna Karuturi flower empire
In India, Karuturi is being accused of sexual harassment while in Africa his struggling flower business in Kenya and Ethiopia has withered – first over tax arrears and debts and later over land deals gone wrong.
06 Mar 2018 Business Daily
Karuturi faces Stanbic hammer
The auction of Karuturi, one of the largest flower firms in the country, marks yet another dark chapter in the company’s dramatic fall from grace
23 Feb 2018 Times of India
Businessman Karuturi booked for sexually harassing spa staffer
Indian businessman Sai Ramakrishna Karuturi has been booked for allegedly sexually harassing a 23-year-old woman staffer of a spa centre in Bengaluru and abusing policemen who rushed to her help.
26 Jan 2018 WatsupAfrica
Karuturi flower farm under receivership expected to kick-start its revival
Karuturi Flower Farm in Naivasha has started negotiations for an out of court settlement with its creditors. The move is expected to kick-start the revival of the flower farm which was put under receivership in 2014.
23 Jan 2018 Rising Kashmir
Strategic litigation against public participation
To censure activism and opponents, Indian corporates have been using legal protection against journalists and campaigners but the debate on this issue has not taken off, possibly because of fear.
15 Dec 2017
Les Anuak condamnent les efforts visant à reporter le départ d’Éthiopie de Karuturi
Des associations de la communauté anuak exhortent les gouvernements éthiopien et indien à arrêter leurs négociations avec Karuturi Global Ltd et à faire en sorte que l’entreprise quitte définitivement Gambela et les autres régions d’Éthiopie.
15 Dec 2017
Anuak condemn attempts to delay Karuturi’s exit from Ethiopia
Anuak organisations, with the strong support of international civil society, call on the governments of Ethiopia and India to cease negotiations with Karuturi Global Ltd and to ensure that the company fully exits Gambela and other parts of Ethiopia.
29 Nov 2017 News.et
The Indian company Karuturi Global requests to resume its operations in Ethiopia
The Ethiopian Horticulture and Agricultural Investment Authority says it is negotiating with Karuturi Global over a request to continue operations in Ethiopia, after long disagreement with the company about its 100,000 hectare farm project in Gambela Region.
28 Nov 2017 Reuters
Calls to end Africa's 'horrific' land deals after Indian firm's fallout
Sai Ramakrishna Karuturi tells Reuters that the governments of India and Ethiopia are working to “amicably resolve outstanding Karuturi issues”.
20 Nov 2017 The Hindu
No diplomatic immunity to Consul when consulate and private business operate in same premses, says HC
High Court says Karuturi's Honorary Consul of Ethiopia status does not provide immunity from tax authorities and says he violated the sanctity of the consulate by carrying on his other business activities on the premises.
13 Oct 2017 The Standard
Indian lender finally puts Karuturi on the market
ICICI Bank has put Naivasha-based Karuturi Ltd up for sale over a disputed Sh4 billion loan. The planned sale could mark the end for the erstwhile world’s largest rose flower producer.

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