EAC monetary union process finalizes verifications for bidding hosts

June 7

Four member states of the East African Community (EAC) have expressed interest to host the proposed […]

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Business, Policy

Climate action is about competitiveness, not compliance, Mohieldin tells African business leaders

June 6

African businesses should see the silver lining in the call for climate action because green production […]

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Business, Finance, Financial Services, Investment, Markets, Policy

Uganda expects growth to rebound to 4.5pc in fiscal 2021/22

May 18

Uganda expects growth to max out at 4.5pc in the full year to June 2022, shored […]

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Business, Companies, Finance, Financial Services, Hydrocarbons

UNOC MoU anchors Equity’s Uganda Oil and gas strategy

April 15

Ambitious African lender Equity’s Ugandan unit has entered an MoU with the Uganda National Oil Company […]

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Business, Companies, Financial Services, Investment, Markets

Helping bottom-layer businesses surmount Covid-19, propels Equity Group revenues past USD 1 billion mark

March 24

A bottom of the pyramid-centric strategy that helped MSME’s to weather and sustain growth during the […]

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Business, Financial Services, Foreign News, Markets, Policy

Blowback from Ukraine crisis could spark spike in Uganda lending rates

March 21

Fitch Solutions sees major combat operations  in Ukraine ending in  Q2 with the capture of Kiev […]

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Business, Land & Agriculture, Markets, Trade & Industry

ICO pokes holes in Uganda’s reasons for exiting global coffee umbrella

March 9

In September 2021, the International Coffee Organization (ICO) received a notification from the Uganda Coffee DevelopmentAuthority […]

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Child rights consortium seeks to end violence against children in Uganda

March 6

Child rights advocacy group Joining Forces -a coming together of six child rights organisations- has embarked […]

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Chinese big loans to Africa set for further decline in 2022

February 8

In 2022, economic growth across sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) will be uneven and largely dependent on countries’ […]

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Companies, Finance, Hydrocarbons, Investment, Land & Agriculture

Consortium agrees to commission studies on Uganda oil spin-offs

February 4

A consortium of five organizations on Thursday commissioned two studies to define business opportunities in the […]

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