Business, Markets, Policy, Trade & Industry

Uganda business leaders brainstorm over counterfeit goods

August 17

Hits: 133August 17, 2018—Ugandans have been asked to stop buying various counterfeit products as one way […]

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Business, Land & Agriculture, Markets, Trade & Industry

US government to help improve regional grain standards regime

August 16

Hits: 132August 16, 2018—Early this week, the USAID East Africa Trade and Investment Hub (the Hub) […]

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Business, Companies, Trade & Industry

Germans offer to take East African firms to next level

August 14

Hits: 97August 14, 2018—Formal small businesses in East Africa that can report an annual turnover of […]

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Business, Companies, Trade & Industry

Uganda Revenue Authority denies smuggled sugar claims

August 7

Hits: 83The Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) has denied media reports that over 12,000 bags (60 tonnes) […]

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Business, Companies, Trade & Industry

Uganda private sector stays optimistic with PMI at 53.2

August 3

Hits: 107August 3, 2018—The Stanbic Bank Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) for July stood at 53.2, unchanged […]

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Business, Finance, Foreign News, Infrastructure, Investment, Trade & Industry, Transport

Djibouti’s Chinese debt position lands it into trouble

August 2

Hits: 103August 2, 2018—Djibouti lies more than 2,500 miles from Sri Lank,a but the East African […]

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Business, Companies, Foreign News, Trade & Industry

Uganda completes debut beef export to Egypt

July 31

Hits: 221 July 31, 2018 – After two years in development, Luwero based beef processor, Egypt-Uganda […]

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Business, Infrastructure, Investment, Trade & Industry

Ecobank touts East Africa as economic pacesetter

June 21

Hits: 361June 21, 2018—Ecobank, the Lome-based financial institution with operations in nearly 40 countries across Africa, […]

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Business, Markets, Trade & Industry

USAID plans to assist women traders at EAC borders

May 25

Hits: 345May 25, 2018—A USAID funded project is to soon begin mobilization and profiling of women […]

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Business, Companies, Finance, Financial Services, Trade & Industry

US investors back Kenya’s Cellulant to ride e-wallet surge

May 23

Hits: 245May 15, 2018—Last year, Mckinsey, the widely respected international business consultants, said online shopping across […]

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