South African visa charges annoy Kenya:
Travel Sunday, Aug 31, 2014
NAIROBI, Kenya - Kenya is trying to solve a diplomatic standoff with South Africa involving new visa conditions and payments that Pretoria (Tshwane) has introduced.
New excise hikes Uganda bank charges:
News Sunday, Aug 31, 2014
KAMPALA, Uganda - The 10% excise duty levy on bank charges and transfer fees that was announced in June is making banking expensive and giving cause for customers to re-think their options.
Over 5% growth for Rwanda:
News Sunday, Aug 31, 2014
KIGALI, Rwanda - The Rwanda economic growth rate for 2014 is forecasted at 5.7% with a rise to 6.6% in 2015.
Speed up issuance of production licenses:
Resources Sunday, Aug 31, 2014
KAMPALA, Uganda - UK-based Tullow Oil Limited have asked the government to speed up issuing more oil production licenses if Uganda wants to produce oil within the next three years.
Nairobi hosts African security talks:
News Sunday, Aug 31, 2014
NAIROBI, Kenya - Kenya will this week host a major African conference aimed at discussing and recommending ways of dealing with increasing cases of terrorism on the continent.
50% Rwandan goods transit in Tanzania:
Travel Sunday, Aug 31, 2014
KIGALI, Rwanda - Last year half of Rwanda’s imports passed through the Central Corridor route using Dar es Salaam port.