Kenya GDP growth seen at 5.6%

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Kenya economy is seen growing 5.6 percent in 2013 from an estimated 5.1 percent this year, picking up on recovery in the last two quarters of 2012, the Finance Ministry said on Monday.

The ministry said in a budget review and outlook presentation that GDP growth was expected to pick up to 6.8 percent in fourth quarter 2012 from 6.4 percent in the third quarter, helped by a rebound in agriculture, construction, wholesale and retail. - Reuters

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