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15:57
15:57

Uganda to Host Regional Livestock Gene Bank 1 3

The bank will preserve animal genetic resources germplasm for 12 Countries including Uganda, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Djibouti, Eritrea, Somalia, Republic of Comoros, South Sudan and Sudan. It is one of the six established under the Global Plan of Action to conserve the world’s heritage of animal genetic resources for food and agriculture. Other banks exist in Burkina Faso, Botswana and Cameroon.
17:18
17:18

URA Registers UGX 234 Billion Shortfall on OTT 2 1

Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) Commissioner General Doris Akol said the tax body only collected 49.5 billion out of the targeted 284 billion Shillings. This means URA was unable to collect 234 billion from this tax measure, a shortfall of 83 per cent from the estimates.
15:53
15:53

URA Registers Biggest Surplus in History 3 1

The tax heads or sectors that show the health of the income, including corporation tax (levy on company profits), Pay as You Earn (PAYE), which is levied on employees’ earnings performed above target. This means that companies made money and hired more staff.
16:21
16:21

Pictorial: Hundreds Pay Respect to 'Mukwano' Top story

Mukwano died on Wednesday evening 10th July at his home in Kololo. His business empire that spans real estate, banking, transport, and manufacturing.
15:56
15:56

Museveni Asks Business Community to Emulate Mukwano President Museveni. 1 3

In message read on his behalf by the Vice President Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi, Museveni said Amirali was one of those people who filled the goods shortage gap when they captured government in 1986.
12:44
12:44

Hundreds Pay Respects to Amirali Karmali 'Mukwano' at Kololo mukwano industries 4 1

Hundreds of mourners who included employees of Mukwano, government officials, diplomats braved the downpour to pay their last respects.
08:43
08:43

Kadaga Mourns Amirali Karmali 'Mukwano' 1

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has described Amirali Karmali, the proprietor of Mukwano Industries Uganda Limited as a great entrepreneur who executed acts of courage and love for Uganda.
18:10
18:10

Samasource Opens Kampala Centre 1 2

Samasource trains the AI data analysts. These are linked to technology companies around the world although they work from here. The companies pay Samasource which in turn pays the workers.
13:37
13:37

UPDF Tasks South Sudan Gov’t to Beef Security on Nimule-Juba Highway Aswa River Region 1

Michael Tokoma, a business man at Elegu Town council in Amuru District says hundreds of people from especially Adjumani district have camped at Elegu Town council fearing to cross into South Sudan.
11:56
11:56

The Quiet Life of 'Mukwano' that Inspired A Multi Billion Empire Amirali Karmali 1 Top story

Alykhan Karmali, the Managing Director of Mukwano group, who took from his father in 1995 when he retired from active work, says on the group website, that the name symbolizes the fact that Mukwano products had become a friend to millions of people not just in Uganda but in the region.
07:33
07:33

BOU Considers CRB Listing for Loans on Mobile Money Platforms Bank of uganda 1

Dr Louis Kasekende, the Bank of Uganda Deputy Governor, says that the Central Bank has not been monitoring loans transactions on mobile money platforms because the Telecoms had also not been given licenses to offer products to clients.
06:52
06:52

Mukwano Empire Founder Amirali Karmali Dead 2 Top story

He was one of the few Asians who stayed on in Uganda during Idi Amin Dada's military regime. Nonetheless, the uncertainty during the time could not allow many businesses, including Mukwano, achieve their potential.
19:32
19:32

MasterCard Platform to Link Farmers to Buyers 1

When the farmers have produced, they feed information into the platform which can be seen by the market buyer who would ultimately contact them. The agents offer a price and if a farmer accepts, they transfer funds through mobile money and bank transfers, before they can pick the produce.
18:45
18:45

Financial Inclusion Alone is Not Enough – Experts 3 1

Rashmi Pillai, the Executive Director of the Financial Sector Deepening Uganda (FSDU), told a meeting at Kampala Serena on Wednesday that it was not enough for all people to have just bank accounts, access to mobile money and other financial services. Financial inclusion must reflect a positive change in their lives.
06:12
06:12

Business Leaders Call for Quick Preparations to Tap the Continental Free Market 3

Paul Higiro, the Managing Director Universal Freight, who attended the Niamey summit, hailed the agreement, saying Uganda shouldn’t sit back and wait but start preparations in earnest.
16:44
16:44

Logisticians Keen to Address Fragmentation Challenges in the Industry 3 1

Kiddedde said the fragmentation of the industry creates significant difficulties in the quantification of those involved in the industry, the services these small companies can provide and the skills required to grow the industry
15:00
15:00

Registration of Coffee Farmers will Boost Sector-UCDA coffee industry 1 3

Government has said that the proposed registration of coffee farmers will cut off middle men and also ensure development of the coffee sector in the country.
11:47
11:47

Mobile Money Improves Food Security in Northern Uganda – Study 1

This means in areas where households were food-stressed, they got funds from peers and family members quickly via mobile money. They used the money to buy food and didn’t reduce on meals they had to take for the day
13:28
13:28

Gov’t Starts Independent Verification of Uganda-South Sudan Traders ministry of finance 1

In a press statement issued on Monday by the Secretary to Treasury, Keith Muhakanizi, all Ugandans who supplied services and goods to South Sudan are required to submit their claims and supporting documents to the Ministry of finance.
11:21
11:21

Bemanya’s Contract Renewed as URSB Boss bemanya twebaze

In a letter to Bemanya dated June 27, 2019, Justice and Constitutional Affairs Minister Kahinda Otafiire said he was acting on the recommendation by the URSB’s board of directors on June 19, 2019, asking the contract be renewed.
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