Business, Companies, Energy, Hydrocarbons, Infrastructure, Investment

Magufuli stance, politics impact Uganda crude oil pipeline

February 16

Hits: 62Tanzania’s insistence that any disputes arising out of the 1445km East African Crude Oil Pipeline […]

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A container ship berths at Doraleh before DP World were thrown out by the Djibouti government
Business, Infrastructure, Investment, Transport

New front opens in fight over Djibouti port ownership

February 14

Hits: 17One of the world’s largest port operators has sued a Chinese state enterprise in Hong […]

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Dei-Tumi (centre) lines up with representatives of major sponsors of the upcoming summit
Business, Communications, Policy

Uganda to host summit on business leadership

February 14

Hits: 18Next week Uganda will host a strategic leaders summit under the theme, ‘Innovation, leadership and […]

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Communications, Companies, Foreign News, Infrastructure, Technology & Telecoms

Airbus moves to complete space based optical-fibre loop

February 13

Hits: 16Airbus and Japanese telecommunications satellite operator SKY Perfect JSAT have signed a cooperation agreement that […]

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PwC suggests ways have to be found quickly to raise the local cover to repay loans in US dollars for new infrastructure.
Finance, Infrastructure, Investment, Policy

PwC says government running out of room over rising debt

February 12

Hits: 14PwC Uganda, part of the international financial services consultancy group, has expressed concerns about Uganda’s […]

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Eng. Muloni said the likely date is financial year 2021/22
Companies, Energy, Hydrocarbons, Infrastructure, Investment, Policy

Uganda in no hurry to begin oil production

February 8

Hits: 29The government has once again pushed back the year when First Oil would begin flowing […]

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Uganda borrows from Canada to set up oil talent site
Business, Communications, Companies, Energy, Hydrocarbons, Policy

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
Business, Communications, Companies, Infrastructure, Investment, Technology & Telecoms

$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
Business, Companies, Infrastructure, Investment, Markets, Trade & Industry

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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Business, Foreign News, Technology & Telecoms

Jan 31 Doomsday for surplus Rwanda simcards

January 30

Hits: 38January 30, 2019 – Simcards beyond the three allowed on a single network will go […]

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