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13:25
13:25

US Gov't Gives UGX 95bn for Refugees Assistance

The USAID Spokesperson, Jessica Jennings said her country was committed to non-discriminatory aid programs to Uganda despite the passing of the anti homosexuality law and the ruling by the court upholding it.
08:03
08:03

City Trader’s Protests Fueled By Politicians-Police Fred Enanga 1

“Whereas the protest is purely business and tax related, what our intelligence is gathering is that some politicians are trying to hijack the concerns from the business community to turn them into a countrywide civil uprising,” said Enanga.
07:34
07:34

PS Ssali Didn't Slap Legal Officer-Trade Ministry State Minister 1

"Ms. Sandra's unnecessary aggression caused the Security team of the Permanent Secretary and that of the Ministry to restrain her from getting physical while unfortunately continuing to shout and insult the team head," says the head of human resources.
13:21
13:21

ICPAU to Gazette Qualified Accoutants to Fight Quacks

The Accountants Act, 2013 states that person, shall not practice accountancy in Uganda without a certificate of practice issued under section 28 or 29, and provides a prison term of up to 34 months or a fine of 500 currency points or both.
13:10
13:10

Business Was Low in March- Private Sector 1

According to the Stanbic Bank PMI, there was an overall decline in the business environment driven by renewed contractions in output and new orders, as customer demand was reportedly hampered by less money in circulation and reduced purchasing power.
11:23
11:23

BoU Writes to URSB over Crane Bank, Wants Name Changed

The Central Bank now seeks to have Crane Bank Ltd cease using the word “Bank” in its name, citing Section 7 of the Financial Institutions Act which prohibits the use of the word unless a company is licensed and operating as a bank.
07:36
07:36

To Have Or Not To Have A Ugandan CEO At A Top Bank 1

This debate is neither isolated nor new, as similar complaints, comments and reactions have persisted over the choice of heads of hotels, commercial banks, and to a lesser extent, telecommunications companies.
14:35
14:35

Entebbe Records 6,000 Passengers Daily for Three Consecutive Months COVID-19 pandemic 1 1

Statistics availed by Vianney Mpungu Luggya, the Manager Public Affairs at the Uganda Civil Aviation Authority – UCAA reveals that the number included 93,884 and 83,483 departing and arriving passengers respectively.
11:17
11:17

Balancing Climate Financing and Taming Rising Debt, Gov't Dilemma 5

Uganda plans to spend 109 Trillion shillings, with commitment to raise 16 trillion of this between 2022 and 2030, for climate mitigation activities, yet it has to control the debt from rising to unsustainable levels.
10:30
10:30

The Vital Role of Public-Private Partnerships in Boosting Road Safety Awareness

Uganda's road safety crisis has continued to worsen by the day, as highlighted in the Annual Crime Report 2023, and therefore underscores the urgency of such partnership initiatives.
09:05
09:05

Equity Group Forecasts Sustained Regional Growth as Bank Posts Huge Profit 1

Equity Bank Group, which is also listed on the Uganda Securities Exchange, is paying shareholders UGX 439 billion in dividends at 117 each.
18:38
18:38

Kenya Gives Greenlight to UNOC to Start Importing Petroleum Products 3 1 Top story

It follows a meeting between Kenya’s President, Dr. William Ruto, and Dr. Ruth Nankabira Ssentamu, the Minister of Energy and Mineral Development in Nairobi on Monday. The meeting resolved loggerheads after Uganda was denied usage of the Kenya Pipeline Company – KPC facility to move its refined petroleum products from Mombasa Port.
08:59
08:59

Competition, Not Regulations Leading to Downgrade of Banks – BoU 1 1

Tumubweine Twinemanzi, the Executive Director Supervision at the Central Bank, dismissed the claims that it was these requirements that were driving institutions into downgrading.
07:46
07:46

Uganda's Trade Amidst Changing Global Trends 5

It comes as Uganda is on the way to being declared a middle income country, which, while it is good news for the country in terms of investment credibility and other ratings, means that it will forego some benefits that are accorded LDCs under the WTO policies.
08:20
08:20

Experts Validate Guidelines for Mainstreaming Climate Change Finance in Uganda 1 1 Top story

Several financial sector players including the Ministry of Finance, Planning, and Economic Development, Ministry of Water and Environment, sector regulators and policy bodies, public and private financial institutions such as Savings and Credit Cooperative Societies – SACCOs commenced the development of the draft guidelines in 2018.
13:47
13:47

Manufacturers Devise New Approach Against Financial Fraud 5 1

UMA Board Chairman, Deo Kayemba, said that the sector has suffered severely from fraud to the extent that many companies or investors are scared of hiring financial professionals or even leaving operations in their hands for fear of being defrauded.
07:48
07:48

New Renewable Energy Pilot Project to Benefit Households in Kisenyi 4 1

Emmy Wasira, the Founder and Chief Executive of WES Energy says they first understood what the majority of the people in the area earn and how much they spend on cooking before coming up with the model.
19:23
19:23

Kiira Motors Seeks UGX 524 Billion to Finance Five Year Business Plan Uganda Vision 2040 1

The entity’s core business objective is to develop, make and sell sustainable mobility solutions (motor vehicles, parts, systems and services) in Africa.
23:33
23:33

Uganda's IT Market Too Slow For Speedy Sector - Experts 5

Ali Monzer, the outgoing Chief Technical Information Officer at MTN Uganda says the technology world is running very fast and much faster than the Ugandan consumer can adapt.
16:12
16:12

UWEC Seeks UGX10Bn for Lion Population Recovery Project 2 1

Dr. James Musinguzi, the UWEC’s Executive Director in statement said the funds will facilitate breeding of the lions in three selected National Parks in the country so as to avert the dwindling population of the big cats currently being threatened by the increasing human-wildlife conflict.
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