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URC Moves to Hire Staff As RVR Takes Court Action 2

Uganda Railways Corporation on Tuesday advertised application for positions of Principle Human Resources Manager and that of Principle Civil Engineer as part of the recruitment exercise.
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RVR Fights To Retain Railway Operations In Uganda 1

Rift Valley Railways Uganda RVRU is threatening to sue Uganda Railways Corporation over the railway line and wagon ferry operations in the country.
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Uganda Withdraws from Rift Valley Railways Concession marines 2 1

Finance Minister, Matia Kasaijja announced the move to terminate the concession held by Qalaa Holdings of Egypt in his budget speech to parliament this afternoon.
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RVR Workers Protest Non Payment 2

Fred Mukisa, one of the workers says that his children have not sat for end of term exams because they have not cleared fees.
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Uganda Could Terminate RVR Concession uganda railways 1

The government of Uganda could join Kenya in the push to terminate Rift Valley Railways 25-year concession to run the Kenya-Uganda Railway. Sources at the Ministry of Works and Transport have indicated to Uganda Radio Network that Uganda is backing the Kenyan position on the way the concession to operate the metre-gauge railway in Kenya and Uganda has been handled.
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MPs Want Railways Deal Reviewed 4 1

MPs on the Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises-- COSASE-- committee today grilled officials from the Uganda Railways Corporation URC to explain why RVR has failed to transform the railway sector under a public-private partnership deal for 25 years.
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Rift Valley Trains Drivers For New Locomotives 1

Thirty eight train drivers from Kenya and Uganda have been trained to drive new train locomotives acquired by Rift Valley Railways.
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Museveni Directed Single Sourcing on SGR Project 2 Top story

This is a regional project and Uganda was mandated to spearhead the development. We must demonstrate leadership in practice. By copy of this letter, the Permanent Secretary / Secretary Treasury, MFPED should urgently clear the Memorandum of understanding to engage CHEC, the president's letter reads in part.
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RVR Wants KCCA, Govt to Invest In Passenger Train

Rift Valley Railways (RVR), the company that operates the current railway services in Uganda, has said it would like KCCA and the government to be joint venture partners in the proposed revival passenger train services.
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URA Attaches RVR Accounts Over UGX 9.4B Taxes tax evasion

Uganda Revenue Authority –URA has frozen the bank accounts of Rift Valley Railways over a 9.4 billion shillings debt in unpaid taxes.
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RVR Reopens Northern Railway Line northern uganda 1 Top story

Track reopened after 20 years will enable easier access to South Sudan and eastern DRC
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RVR to inject US$30m into Refurbishment of Goods shed

Mark Rumanyika, the RVR General Manager Western says that plans to improve the facility to handle cargo for the Greater East African region are underway.
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Internal Clashes Cost RVR Millions of Shillings

RVR Uganda is set to lose millions of shillings after the Chief Commercial Officer and Chief Operations Officer in Nairobi issued contrary directives that have left tones of goods stranded in Kampala goods shed.
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Repair of Railway Line Excites Gulu Residents uganda railways 3

He says the biggest obstacle to their work is in Gulu town where local authorities have created roads that pass over the railway line.
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RVR Workers Go On Strike Over Pay workers strike

Workers of the Rift Valley Railways – RVR, the company that took over the defunct Uganda Railways, are on a sit-down strike demanding a salary increment and payment of their arrears dating back to five years.
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Three Railway Slipper Vandals Arrested In Jinja uganda railways

Police in Jinja has arrested three people on for allegedly vandalizing railway line slippers for sale as scrap.
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Rift Valley Railways To Resume Passenger Train Services uganda railways

Rift Valley Railways – RVR, the company that took over the defunct Uganda Railways, is to resume passenger services in the country.
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