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COVID-19 Threatens 3.8 Million Jobs-EPRC covid 19 3

Gideon Badagawa, the Private Sector Foundation Uganda Chief Executive Officer says, this money is likely to be misused because the small and medium enterprises that they are supposed to go to, are not formal.
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Youth Warned Against Living Expensive Lifestyles world bank 1 2

According to Biyinzika, the reason why majority of Ugandans disturb people to contribute to their weddings is because they have not done enough savings.
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Private Sector Adopts New Strategies for HIV Funding dr. maggie kigozi 1 4

The initiative, launched in July 2017, was premised on the foundation that while the Government of Uganda has invested considerable resources in combating HIV/ AIDS, there is still a lot of dependence on external foreign donors especially for the purchase of HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment commodities.
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PSFU Wants Comprehensive Study on Mobile Money Tax people 2

Ogwal proposes a 0 tax on mobile money transactions, saying people have run away and should be convinced to comeback.
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EAC Leaders Challenged On Deeper Integration for Trade Growth 1 3

World Bank Senior Regional Advisor for Africa regional integration Vijay Pillai said the existing customs union and Common market require an ambitious agenda to have them put into action.
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Private Sector Weaker than Expected in January stanbic pmi 1

January was the twelfth straight month expansion according to latest figures released by Stanbic Bank in Kampala. Generally, Januarys performance emerged as the weakest reading since May 2017 with 52.0 PMI index reading.
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Uganda Receives UGX 1.8B For Climate-Smart Dairy Farming livestock 1

The dairy sector has strong exposure to the effects of climate change, especially during the dry season when in some parts of Uganda lack of water and animal feed results into diary stock deaths.
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Private Sector Expands For Fifth Successive Month uganda infaltion 1

The East Africa Regional Economist at Stanbic Bank, Jibran Qureishi, said the private sector continues to recover supported by the easing of the monetary policy stance for the better part of the last year or so.
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Business Reforms Useless without Impact – Private Sector Foundation world bank uganda 2

Commenting on the recently released United Nations Doing Business Report 2017, which showed that Uganda improved from the 122nd position in 2015 to 115th in 2016, Badagawa said it is pathetic that such information do not get to most business people.
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10:59

SMEs Asked to Groom Children Early in Business

Owners of small and medium businesses have been advised to start grooming their children in business as early as possible to ensure longevity of their businesses even after they have passed on. The call was made by Hope Kasimbazi, Private Sector Foundation Uganda's Outreach and Partnership Officer at an event for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Kampala.
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Uganda Secures US$100m from World Bank to Improve Competitiveness tourism in uganda 4 1 Top story

Finance Minister Maria Kiwanuka reveals that US$54million, more than 50percent of the acquisition will be for the lands sector, US$25million for business registration and licensing, US$25m for tourism marketing, administration and training, and US$8million as grants to SME’s under the Private Sector Foundation Uganda (PSFU).
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Private Sector Led Growth Can Stimulate Job Creation psfu 2

Economic analysts in Uganda say despite the fact that economic development initiatives target job creation are critical to poverty alleviation; Uganda still has to grapple with a host of challenges including lack of a conducive business environment to attract investor who in turn create jobs.
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