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18:52
18:52

Can Uganda Grow at Bloomberg's 2% Forecast? economic growth

The economies of Ethiopia, Uganda, Ivory Coast, Egypt, Ghana, Rwanda and Kenya withstood the economic impact of the pandemic so successfully that they were among the world’s 10 fastest-growing in 2020. At least five of them are expected to remain in that elite growth club through 2022, according to forecasts by economists compiled by Bloomberg during the past three months
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Expect No Growth in 2020 – Muhakanizi keith muhakanizi 1

“The treasury itself is in emergency,” Muhakanizi said, signaling the dire need for money that the country is in. Government has been asked to amend the budget for next financial year and reflect the situation.
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BOU Cuts Interest Rates, Economy to Grow at 3% economic growth 1

BOU says it has granted exceptional permission to banks to restructure loans of corporate and individual customers including a moratorium on loan repayment for borrowers that have been affected by the pandemic, on a case by case basis for up to 12 months, effective April 1, 2020. BOU adds this is still at the discretion of the banks.
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16:53

Gov't Commits UGX 30BN For Mak Research As SIDA Withdraws government 2 5 Top story

Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe, the Makerere University Vice-Chancellor made the revelations during the Makerere University –Sweden Bilateral Research Cooperation’s annual planning meeting for research support to Uganda held at the University.
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87 Royal Guards Return From Hiding kyabarungira 3

Didas Baluku, the Chairperson BDF, says most of the royal guards that have returned are in Bwesumbu, Kyabarungira and Buhuhira Sub counties.
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ICC: High Demand For Prosthetic Limbs In Northern Uganda victim 1 1

The International Criminal court ICC has said that there is high demand for prosthetic limbs in northern Uganda following an end to insurgency.
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Parliament Completes Scrutiny of Mobile Money Tax Amendment Bill bank of uganda 1

After a month, scrutinising the bill and interacting with different stakeholders, the finance committee is compiling the report before it can be read in the house.
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Students Urged to Take Interest in Accountability Issues government 1 2

Ssemakula said government is willing to align itself with young people in promoting accountability.
14:11
14:11

Prof Rugumayo: Our Forum Will Continue Working in Tooro Kingdom economic growth 1 2

Professor Edward Rugumayo, the chairperson of Tooro Elders Forum, says he doesnt see reason why the forum he leads has to cease to exist.
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Kiiza Calls for More Agriculture Funding uganda 1 Top story

She made the call while speaking at the ongoing Conference of United States Legislatures in Los Angeles Convention Centre, Los Angeles, California.
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Joint Statement on the Visit of Indian Prime Minister uganda 1 Top story

Prime Minister Modi was accorded a high-level ceremonial welcome on arrival. During the visit, he held bilateral discussions with President Museveni at State House, Entebbe on Wednesday 24th July 2018. President Museveni hosted a state banquet in the honour of the visiting Prime Minister.
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India Extends Over USD 400 Million to Uganda, Rwanda economic growth 1 Top story

Modi will also address the Ugandan Parliament, the first time an Indian prime minister will do so, and also announce lines of credit of USD 205 million 759 billion Shillings for electricity transmission and agriculture projects, according to a statement released by TS Tirumurti, the Indian secretary for Economic Relations.
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From the Hansard: How MPs Debated Social Media and Mobile Money Tax-PART 1 people 1 Top story

As the debate on the new Shilling 200 per day Over the Top OTT commonly known as social media tax and one percent tax on mobile money rages on, Uganda Radio Network traces back the debate by Members of the Tenth Parliament, in which they handled the two taxes. Uganda Radio Network revisits the debate on the taxes and brings you the details of who said what.
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12:48

World Bank to Uganda: Close Gap between Agricultural Potential and Performance report 1

The report observes that a one-shot stimuli to growth in the last decade could have helped Ugandan agriculture and promoted significant poverty alleviation, but likely will not be able to provide the same level of continued stimulus for new growth.
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18:27

Strategic Investments in Infrastructure Paying Off- Museveni activity 1 Top story

Delivering the 2018 State of the Nation Address in Kampala, Museveni said the economy is expected to grow by 5.8 percent this financial year, rising to seven percent in 2019/20 on account of improved tarmac road network, stable electricity and peace and security.
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Musisi Commissions Bakuli-Nakulabye-Kasubi Road kcca 1 Top story

Musisi says plans to relocate vendors from Kasubi market are ongoing, adding that they have already secured land along Hoima road.
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What Is Good For Africa Is Good For the World- UN Chief african union

In his message, the UN chief applauded the continents leaders for reaching agreement on the African Continental Free Trade Area just a few months ago, creating one of the worlds largest trading blocs, comprising more than 50 countries.
11:14
11:14

EU Offers UGX500 Billion for Green Economic Growth green growth

Green growth entails achieving economic growth alongside environmental sustainability and inclusive reduction of poverty. Morel says the five strategic sectors to address include agriculture, natural capital, green cities, green transport systems, and renewable energy.
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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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