Uganda insurance still low:
News Sunday, Dec 21, 2014
KAMPALA, Uganda – Uganda’ s insurance sector has one of the lowest penetrations in East Africa and companies have been advised to be more innovative to stay relevant to the market.
$4.8b promised to Burundi:
News Sunday, Dec 21, 2014
BUJUMBURA, Burundi - Contributions towards financing the second phase of Burundi poverty reduction program (PRSP2), have reached $4.8 billion.
USAID chips in $900,000 to EAC budget:
EAC Sunday, Dec 14, 2014
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - The East African Community (EAC) Council of Ministers, chaired Samuel Sitta who is also the Minister of the East African Community (Tanzania), recently approved a supplementary budget of $900,000 provided by USAID.
Uganda to host major business Forum:
News Sunday, Dec 14, 2014
KAMPALA, Uganda – Uganda is to host the ‘Ease of Doing Business Initiative’ Summit expected to be held in May 2015.
$350 million airport planned near Serengeti National Park:
Travel Sunday, Dec 14, 2014
MWANZA, Tanzania – The envisaged construction of a $350 million Serengeti airport, close to the Serengeti National Park is still going ahead despite criticisms from a cabinet minister.
Rwanda seeks regional trade logistics hub status:
News Sunday, Dec 14, 2014
KIGALI, Rwanda - Rwanda believes it can turn into a trade logistics hub in the East African Community and this is why the government through the Ministry of Trade and Industry is streamlining services that will help realize this objective.