Bou Governor, Prof. Emmanuel Tumusiime Mutebile chairs the MPC
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Uganda leaves key rate unchanged at 10pc

February 7

Hits: 23The Bank of Uganda’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has left its key policy rate unchanged […]

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Uganda borrows from Canada to set up oil talent site
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Uganda borrows from Canada to set up oil talent site

February 6

Hits: 23The government has borrowed a Canadian model to benchmark a database of the country’s expertise […]

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Helios Towers Africa are one of the firms considering the options for IPOs in 2019
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$10 billion may change hands in next African telecom revamp

February 6

Hits: 20Several telecom infrastructure companies operating in Africa have hired financial advisers as owners look towards […]

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Abe (second right) showcases the latest product flanked by other Kansai Plascon officials on Tuesday
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Kansai introduces mosquito repellent paint for Uganda

February 6

Hits: 26Kansai Plascon, a subsidiary of the Japanese-based Kansai Paint Company, recently stepped up its product […]

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Stanbic PMI stays above 50.0 as Uganda awaits oil decisions

February 6

Hits: 23In January, Uganda’s private sector was buoyant, but future optimism also hinges on whether the […]

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Uganda sees mixed fortunes from new telecom taxes

February 5

Hits: 20February 05,2019 – Tax collector Uganda Revenue Authority registered mixed results after implementing the so-called […]

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Financial limitations keep local firms off NSSF Pension Towers main contract

January 29

Hits: 108January 29, 2019 – The much delayed construction of NSSF’s $110 million Pension Towers development […]

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Bin Sulayem said on Monday, the DP World logistics park in Rwanda will reduce costs across the country and the region as a whole.
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Dubai Ports CEO touts proposed $80m Rwanda facility

January 21

Hits: 35Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, the Chairman and CEO of DP World, the international ports operator […]

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Eskom Uganda hints of higher tariffs in 2019

January 21

Hits: 32January 21, 2019—Eskom Uganda Limited (EUL), one of two major national generators, is hinting of […]

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Uganda tax collector told to live up to its taller profile

January 21

Hits: 26January 21, 2019—Over the weekend, President Yoweri Museveni officially opened the new 22-storey headquarters of […]

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