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Djibouti slapped with $385m bill for breach of port contract

April 5

April 5—Authorities in Djibouti have been put in a tight and expensive spot after an arbitration […]

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Business, Land & Agriculture, Markets, Trade & Industry

Annual maize crop under threat from Aflatoxin attacks

April 4

April 4—Nearly half of Uganda’s annual maize production and 92 pc of the sorghum is contaminated […]

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Business, Companies, Markets, Trade & Industry

Dry spell dampens economic activity to push down March PMI

April 4

April 4—The continued dry spell into March hurt farming which in turn dampened general business activity […]

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Policy

Uganda eyes Tanzania for bench marking small scale mining

April 2

April 2—The government wants to benchmark some areas of the local mining sector on the Tanzanian […]

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Business, Finance, Policy

Bank of Uganda leaves base rate unchanged at 10 pc

April 2

April 2—Bank of Uganda has decided to keep the Central Bank Rate (CBR) at 10 pc […]

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Business, Companies, Finance, Financial Services, Investment

With another solid year, Stanbic Uganda’s 2018 dividend overtakes growth in income

March 28

Stanbic’s Uganda unit has is proposing an 8pc increase in the dividend payable to stockholders against […]

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Business, Companies, Finance, Financial Services

dcfu Bank net profit drops by nearly 50 pc in 2018

March 27

March 27—It has been a less than gratifying 2018 for dfcu Bank as profit after tax […]

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Business, Companies, Finance, Policy

Small businesses feel helpless to query Uganda Revenue Authority

March 27

March 27—Tax disputes filed by corporations before the Tax Appeals Tribunal (TAT) averaged 24 cases per […]

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Business, Finance

Stanbic Uganda to announce another double century for 2018

March 27

March 27—Listed lender, Stanbic Bank Uganda (SBU), will on Thursday announce its annual results that are […]

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Business, Finance, Infrastructure, Investment

Plans for new hospital for wealthy Ugandans draws growing anger

March 27

March 27—Controversy is gaining momentum over a government plan to build a $370 million high-profile specialist […]

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