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Investment in the construction sector inched up 0.3 percent in the June quarter  Chicago Bulls Throwback Jersey  , down from a 6.8 percent increase in the previous quarter. During the April-June period, exports declined 2.9 percent on weak demand for automobiles and chemical products. Imports fell 1 percent on lower crude oil demand. 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Brand Kenya Board (BKB) Chief Executive Officer Mary Luseka said the East African nation continued to show resilience owing to its well diversified economy, which is the fourth largest in Sub-Saharan Africa with a gross domestic product (GDP) in excess of 60 billion U.S. dollars. "Over the last five years, Kenya has surpassed global and regional economic growth rates to emerge into an economy that ranks favorably among its peers. This has definitely positioned Kenya as an attractive investment destination," Luseka said in a statement issued in Nairobi. Luseka's statement came at a time when economic analysts are projecting a rosy outlook for Kenya's economy irrespective of the outcome of the ongoing presidential election petition hearing at the Supreme Court. Share prices at the Nairobi Securities Exchange have in recent weeks gone up, with the Kenyan shilling gaining strength against the U.S. dollar. 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