Karuturi Global Ltd
21 Jul 2017 Nation
Kenya: Tourist firm Crayfish sues Twiga Roses over unpaid debt
A Naivasha company has sued the cash-strapped flower firm Twiga Roses, formerly Karuturi Limited, seeking to eject it from its land over unpaid land rent and illegal acquisition.
09 Jul 2017 Business Daily
Bank allowed to revive Sh4bn claim against Karuturi
Kenya's Court of Appeal has opened the door for Indian bank ICICI to revive its plans to sell Karuturi’s land in Naivasha valued at $80 million to recover loans extended to the flower firm
14 Feb 2017 The Nation
Kenya: No Valentine’s Day rose from Karuturi flower farm, again
Three years later after going into receivership, hopes of revival are a withering prospect and hundreds of families that once formed a thriving community revolving around the Naivasha-based company are living in squalor.
15 Sep 2016 The Star
New liquidator takes charge of giant Karuturi flower farm
The process of selling off the largest flower farm in Naivasha, Karuturi, has kicked off, with a new liquidator moving in.
20 Jul 2016 Business Daily
High Court gives creditors go-ahead to wind up Karuturi
Kenya's High Court has given creditors of the collapsed Karuturi Limited a go-ahead to begin the winding up of the once vibrant flower firm.
19 Jul 2016 The Telegraph
Roses bloom, then thorns pop up
To Karuturi, who has also offered to grow up to one million tonne of lentils for India on farm tracts leased in Ethiopia, the Mozambique model is an example of "political correctness."
13 Jul 2016 Citizen TV
Ex-Karuturi flower farm workers yet to get pay
Reports emerge that former workers of the Karuturi flower farm in Kenya, and their children, are in hardship after the farm was placed under liquidation and 3,000 workers sent packing.
08 Jun 2016 hivisasa
Karuturi ex-workers demonstrate over unpaid dues
More than 200 former employees, waving placards and chanting slogans, accuse the company of failing to settle their dues before the company is taken over by a new management.
10 May 2016 Standard
Karuturi boss laughs off sale of his flower farm, calls the business ‘air’
Ramakrishna Karuturi has mocked plans to sell off his Naivasha-based flower farm, saying the liquidation procedure will not affect his ownership of the land, which is held through separate subsidiaries.
06 May 2016 Citizen
Curtains fall as Karuturi finally closes shop
One of the country’s largest flower farms Karuturi limited has officially been closed, with receiver managers and liquidators moving in to wind up the farm.
02 May 2016 Oakland Institute
Nine-year jail term for human rights defender
An Ethiopian court has handed down a nine-year jail sentence to a leading dissident from the restive region where the government has leased vast tracts of land to foreign investors.
01 May 2016 Business Daily
Focus on Thursday court ruling over sale of troubled Karuturi
After close to three years and many court cases in Nairobi and Nakuru, the curtains appear to be coming down on one of the world’s biggest players in the cut flower industry — Karuturi Limited — after its owners conceded to an application to wind it up.


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