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16:13
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Kotido Teachers Miss Two Month's Pay kacita 3

Sam Logira, a teacher at Lomukura Primary School is disappointed by the delayed payment of their salaries. According to Logira, most of the teachers are worried since they have running bank loans.
17:46
17:46

Lawyer Apologizes to Speaker Over Oil Cash Bonus Order kacita 1 3

URN tried in vain to reach Attorney General to establish how much he has gone with implementing the directive from the speaker.
13:09
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Court Ejects Katakwi Woman MP violet akurut adome 3

In his judgment read by Tumwebaze Ayebare, the Soroti High Court Deputy Registrar, Justice David Wangutusi noted that when parliament amended the constitution in 2005, Commissioners who draw salaries from the consolidated fund were included among those who ought to resign before they seek political office.
10:37
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Police, KCCA Evict Vendors from Kampala Streets kacita 1

The eviction comes a day after an ultimatum issued by Kampala City Traders Association KACITA to rid the streets of vending activities elapsed. The traders had given KCCA up to the end of yesterday to evict vendors from the city streets, failure of which, they would vacate their shops and display their merchandise on the streets.
12:26
12:26

KACITA Demands Govt Intervention Over URA Treatment

Speaking in a telephone interview with Uganda Radio Network, Sekitto said the volatile economic situation is prompting many traders to engage in underhand methods in order to survive. The city traders on Thursday staged a strike protesting against what they termed mistreatment by Uganda Revenue Authority URA while collecting taxes.
17:03
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URA Defends Harsh Tax Administrative Measures kacita

Issa Ssekito, the KACITA Spokesperson told URN that they have a number of unresolved grievances against Uganda Revenue Authority-URA like harsh tax administrative measures, high taxation and mistreatment of defaulters.
12:23
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City Traders Strike Citing Harsh Tax Administration kacita

The strike follows a daylong meeting convened by Kampala City Traders Association- KACITA chairperson Everest Kayondo, on Wednesday in which, traders resolved to close their shops.
13:02
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Trade Sector To Institute Joint Committee To Review PIVOC Contract kacita strike 1 3

The joint committee shall meet today June 29th, to finalize Uganda’s position on the PIVOC, ahead of a meeting for negotiations with the pre-import inspection service providers on Monday July 1st, according to a statement read by Trade Minister Amelia Kyambadde.
18:48
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Trade Minister Kyambadde Defends Govt Position on PVOC traders strike 1 3

The Minister for Trade Amelia Kyambadde has presented a statement on the Pre-import Verification Conformity (PVOC) and as well laid counterfeit goods got from the market on the floor of parliament including sanitary towels, shoe polish, electric appliances, shoes and others.
15:05
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Traders Strike Enters Second Day kacita

Kakembo says that much as he would want to open for business he fears that he could be attacked by other traders for betraying their cause.
07:36
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Kadaga Directs Kyambadde to Address Traders on Levies kacita 1 3

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has directed the Minister of Trade Amelia Kyambadde to appear in parliament on Wednesday to guide the nation on the tax levies that have prompted traders to go on a sit down strike.
13:08
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CICS Embarks on Harmonizing Investment Process kacita 3

The strategy launched in 2011, is meant to address issues that will improve the business environment in the country.
11:38
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Uganda Must Improve Its Business Competitiveness - KACITA 3

In the 2013 Doing Business Report published by the World Economic Forum, City traders under their umbrella Kampala City Traders Association (KACITA) say Uganda needs to urgently review its strategies to attract more local and foreign investment. This comes as Uganda continues to perform poorly as an investment destination, according to the 2013 Doing Business Report.
07:30
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KACITA Threatens Demo Over None Payment by South Sudan kaihura

Kuol made the revelation on Tuesday in Gulu town shortly after holding a security meeting with Kale Kayihura, the Inspector of Police.
17:01
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Kenyan Polls: KACITA to Update Traders on Compensation 1

During the 2007 Post Kenyan election violence, angry mobs targeted goods destined for Uganda, while accusing the Ugandan government of meddling in their elections.
05:33
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Uganda Traders Fret over Potential Losses as Kenyan Elections Loom kenya elections 1

KACITA is now advising the business community to look for alternative routes including, using the port of Dares salaam which is longer, but more secure for their cargo as Kenyan elections loom.
18:15
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KCCA Issues Ultimatum Over Trading Licence Fees kacita 1

Under the revised Trading Act of 1969 a defaulter can be penalized up to a tune of 10,000 000 UGX in surcharges once dragged to court.
17:47
17:47

Sugar Prices Go Up in Luweero kinyara sugar works

A kilogram of unpacked sugar that has been selling 2700 shillings has now jumped to 3700 shillings, whereas packed sugar is selling at 4500 up from 3500 shillings.
07:35
07:35

KACITA: Review Previous Budget to Feed into New One 2011/2012 budget

Traders under the Kampala City Traders’ Association—KACITA say they expect the next budget to address unfulfilled proposals in the 2011/12 budget first before making new proposals.
16:44
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IGG Drags former Kaliro LC V Chairman to Court kacita

Elijah Kagoda, the former Kaliro LC V chairman is in trouble for allegedly obstructing operatives from the Inspectorate of Government from searching his house for a missing generator from the district. Kagoda was picked up on Wednesday evening by operatives from the Inspectorate of Government.
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