Japan, Rwanda sign $15m irrigation scheme deal:
Agri-Business Sunday, Aug 17, 2014
KIGALI, Rwanda - The agricultural sector of Rwanda has received a grant from the Japanese government to enhance irrigation in Ngoma district.
Africa's growth to surge ahead:
News Sunday, Aug 17, 2014
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - High cost, time and risk are often associated with exploring for investment opportunities in Africa. These often are as a result of the poor infrastructure development.
Kenyans invest $46m in Uganda :
News Sunday, Aug 17, 2014
KAMPALA, Uganda - Actual investments to Uganda during the fourth quarter of 2014 grew by 8% to $46.8 million compared to $43m recorded in the third quarter, the Uganda Investment Authority status of Investment report shows.
Tanzania gas gains at $3 billion :
Resources Sunday, Aug 17, 2014
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania – Tanzania value of export of gas which is a net of repatriate earnings is set to be $3 billion per annum over the period 2023 – 2050.
KQ declines to quit West Africa :
Travel Sunday, Aug 17, 2014
NAIROBI, Kenya - Kenya has refused to bow to increasing pressure to ask the country’s national carrier Kenya Airways to halt its West African routes amid rising internal pressure from lobby groups and doctors.
No U-Turn on Global Trust Bank says BoU:
News Sunday, Aug 17, 2014
KAMPALA, Uganda - The Bank of Uganda has said it will not make a U-turn on its earlier decision to close the Nigerian linked Global Trust Bank following 5 years of reporting losses since it started operating in Uganda.