Uganda to host start-up gala:
News Sunday, May 24, 2015
KAMPALA, Uganda - Venture capitalists, people whose business is to financially back promising enterprises, are converging on Kampala in June at the invitation of the Uganda Investment Authority.
EAC staff told to cut travel:
EAC Sunday, May 24, 2015
ARUSHA, Tanzania - East African Community (EAC) Secretariat staff have been advised to cut out unnecessary travel.
Rwanda wants back-office firms:
News Sunday, May 24, 2015
KIGALI, Rwanda - The Rwanda Development Board (RDB) wants more firms to take up the job of helping other businesses become more efficient through outsourcing.
Telecoms drive Rwanda cashless:
Resources Sunday, May 24, 2015
KIGALI, Rwanda - Rwanda’s three main telecom networks, MTN Rwanda, Airtel Rwanda and Tigo Rwanda are helping to drive the country to towards a cashless economy to complement government efforts.
Tanzania slaps fees on shocked lodge owners:
Travel Sunday, May 24, 2015
MWANZA, Tanzania - The tourism industry is not happy that new per night extra charges are to be imposed on lodges and camps located within the national parks effective from July 1, 2015.
Uganda oil sales still way ahead:
Resources Sunday, May 24, 2015
KAMPALA, Uganda - It will take a number of years before Ugandans will see any substantial revenues from oil production.