More Ugandans embrace e-commerce due to affordable smartphones:
Resources Friday, Mar 16, 2018
KAMPALA, Uganda--Anew report from the leading e-commerce company Jumia, has revealed that more Ugandans are accessing smartphones which has enabled them to embrace e-commerce.
US robots set to become cheaper than wages in Kenya:
Resources Friday, Mar 16, 2018
United Kingdom--Operating robots in US factories could become cheaper than hiring workers in Kenya by 2033, new research by the Overseas Development Institute has found, raising fears that African countries could miss out as manufacturers move back to ric
AfDB signs mega solar Energy deal to, light up Africa :
Resources Wednesday, Mar 14, 2018
In a major boost for its Light up and power Africa initiative, the African Development Bank has entered into partnership with the International Solar Alliance (ISA) to scale up solar energy in Africa.
Cost of construction increases by 0.1% UBOS report :
Resources Wednesday, Mar 14, 2018
KAMPALA, Uganda--The Annual construction Sector Indices report from the Uganda Bureau of statistics indicates that costs for the construction sector in the country have increased by 0.1% for the year ending January 2018 compared to the year ended December
AfDB's economic outlook shows decline in regional economies :
EAC Wednesday, Mar 14, 2018
The African Development Bank has expanded its flagship publication, the African Economic Outlook, with five regional reports. The regional economic studies were released in Tunis (North Africa), Abidjan (West and Central Africa), Nairobi (Eastern Africa)
New Nile bridge to get JPY3.891bn additional funding:
Resources Wednesday, Mar 14, 2018
KAMPALA, Uganda—The Parliament of Uganda’s committee on National Economy has declined to grant government permission to borrow JPY (Japanese Yen) 5.706 billion (approx. $ 49.19 million) from the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) but instea