Kenya loses ISO accreditation:
News Sunday, Mar 29, 2015
MOMBASA, Kenya - The United Kingdom Accreditation Service halted accreditation of the Kenya Bureau of Standards certification last year citing travel advisories issued against the country.
Uganda plans Third Party online:
News Sunday, Mar 29, 2015
KAMPALA, Uganda - The Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA) is in discussions with the Uganda Revenue Authority to have the buying of the government mandatory insurance policy, Third Party Insurance, go online.
PanAfrican insists Tanzania levies paid up :
News Sunday, Mar 29, 2015
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - PanAfrican Energy Tanzania Limited last week declared that it complied with this the government directive and made its first payment of $761.4 million (Tsh 1.3 billion) to Kilwa District Council on April 2012 being Municipal Levi
Rwanda now eyes One Digital ID :
Resources Sunday, Mar 29, 2015
KIGALI, Rwanda – Rwanda is looking at transforming the One Laptop per Child program into a One Digital ID per Child Program.
Uganda told to quickly liberalise pension sector :
News Sunday, Mar 29, 2015
KAMPALA, Uganda - The new Chief Executive Officer of the Uganda Retirement Benefits Regulatory Authority (URBRA) David Nyakundi Bonyi has advised Uganda not lose more time on endless debates about pension sector liberalization.
Ethiopia cut flower industry blooms wider:
Agri-Business Sunday, Mar 29, 2015
The Ethiopian flower industry emerged in the late 1990s, and despite being a late-comer, Ethiopia has become the second largest flower exporter in Africa (after Kenya). Projections are for even further future growth.