Kenya beats revenue targets:
News Sunday, Jul 20, 2014
NAIROBI, Kenya - The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) surpassed its tax collection target of Ksh963.7 billion (about $11 billion) in the 2013/14 financial year by Ksh100 million (just over $1 million).
Uganda lags behind in currency :
News Sunday, Jul 20, 2014
KAMPALA, Uganda - Uganda is lagging behind in ratifying the East African Monetary Union Protocol.
Chinese firm C&H to build Rwanda factory:
News Sunday, Jul 20, 2014
KIGALI, Rwanda - C&H Garments, a Chinese owned company, is to soon start operating in the country, after signing a memorandum of understanding with the government.
Mining giant contributes $850m to Tanzania:
News Sunday, Jul 20, 2014
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania – African Barrick Gold (ABG), the country’s largest gold producer and one of the five largest in Africa, has disclosed that it contributed $850 milion to the Tanzanian economy in 2013.
EAC insurance sector aims for stability:
EAC Sunday, Jul 20, 2014
KIGALI, Rwanda - The insurance sector in the East Africa is to be strengthened through the Cross Border and Group Widening Supervision Manual that was created last year and is now being implemented.
Burundi-Tanzania one stop post now open:
Travel Sunday, Jul 20, 2014
BUJUMBURA, Burundi - The Burundi Revenue Authority (OBR) invited logistics firms, including customs agencies and freight forwarders to benefit from facilities of the new Kobero (Tanzania)-Kabanga (Burundi) One Stop Border Post (OSBP).