Energy

Kadaga roots for women's' rights at CHOGM 2019 meet:
Resources Friday, Apr 20, 2018
LONDON, UK--The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has called on Heads of State of the Commonwealth Member Countries to suggest a way forward on protection of the rights of women and girls especially in developing countries.
By: EABW REPORTER
OPINION: Smart cities will need equally smart utilities:
Resources Thursday, Apr 19, 2018
NAIROBI, Kenya--Sustainable energy consumption and 'green' energy production at home is becoming a new lifestyle. Today's hyperconnected consumer expects a reduced environmental footprint while still enjoying seamless services and ease of use, improving t
By: Hannes Vente
The Uganda Shilling gives up recent gains against the U.S dollar:
Resources Thursday, Apr 19, 2018
KAMPALA, Uganda--The Uganda shilling gave up previous gains against the U.S dollar on Wednesday after an upsurge in foreign currency demand from commercial banks overshadowed inflows from commodity exporters.
By: CBA
Universal healthcare is part of our big four-Kenyatta:
Resources Thursday, Apr 19, 2018
LONDON, UK--President Uhuru Kenyatta today said the prevention of common diseases including malaria is at the top of Kenya’s goal to achieve universal healthcare.
By: EABW REPORTER
Responsible investment in Africa continues to rise:
Resources Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018
According to the latest data from the 2017 African Investing for Impact Barometer (AIFIB), there has been an increase in investments on the continent targeting financial returns combined with positive social and environmental impacts or good governance.
By: Samson okwakol
Develop post conflict reconstruction strategies-World Bank urged:
Resources Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018
Kilak North Member of Parliament, Hon. Anthony Akol, has called on the World Bank to consider developing post-conflict reconstruction strategies that could help change lives of people affected by war throughout the world.
By: EABW REPORTER
USD rose against major currencies as sentiments were lifted:
Resources Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018
KAMPALA, Uganda--The Uganda shilling held steady at the 3680/3700 levels against the U.S. dollar on Tuesday, bolstered by low appetite for hard currency from key players as tight liquidity keyed into the local money market arena.
By: CBA
Uganda's EC seeks Ushs7bn for local council elections:
Resources Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018
KAMPALA, Uganda—Uganda’s Electoral Commission is seeking for a supplementary budget worth UGX7billion to enable them conduct national Local Council I and 11 lections the commission’s head, Justice Byabakama Mugenyi Simon has said.
By: SAMUEL NABWIISO
New global player starts operations at the port of Mombasa :
Resources Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018
Mombasa, Kenya--The Port of Mombasa got a major boost after one of the leading global shipping lines started operations at the Port.
By: EABW REPORTER
Shilling strong against USD ahead of bond auction this Wednesday:
Resources Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018
KAMPALA, Uganda--The Uganda shilling closed a tad stronger against the U.S. dollar on Monday with the USD/UGX pair down to the 3680/3700 from the 3682/3702 levels on Friday.
By: CBA
CSOs can help you fight corruption gov't told:
Resources Monday, Apr 16, 2018
KAMPALA, Uganda--The vice president for Ford Foundation in charge Eastern Africa, Martin Abregu has asked the government of Uganda to create conducive working environment for Civil Society Organizations (CSO,s) in the country.
By: SAMUEL NABWIISO
The Uganda Shilling closed the week stronger against the USD:
Resources Monday, Apr 16, 2018
KAMPALA, Uganda--The Uganda shilling ended the week on a stronger note against the U.S dollar as interbank players unwound long dollar positions amidst reduced foreign currency demand as corporate firms settled mid-month tax obligations.
By: CBA
Building Energy- Eskom agree on Roggeveld wind project:
Resources Monday, Apr 16, 2018
Cape Town, South Africa-- Building Energy, a multinational company operating as a global integrated Independent Power Producer (IPP) in the Renewable Energy Industry, this month signed Power Purchase Agreements in Johannesburg with the South African state
By: Samson okwakol
EABC wants EAC elimination of non-tariff barriers Act amended:
Resources Monday, Apr 16, 2018
The East African Business Council (EABC) wants the EAC Elimination of NTBs (Non-Tariff Barriers) Act amended to ease doing business in the region.
By: RUARI PHILLIPS

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