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SAP Skills 52 to drive digital transformation in East Africa:
News Thursday, Oct 05, 2017
NAIROBI, Kenya--Digital transformation initiatives in East Africa received a welcome boost this week as 52 skilled youth graduated from an expanded East African SAP Skills for Africa program.
By: EABW Reporter
BoU reduces CBR to 9.5%:
News Thursday, Oct 05, 2017
KAMPALA, UGANDA- Determined to restore high economic growth rate, private sector credit and to bring about low lending rates, Bank of Uganda has reduced Central Bank Rate (CBR) to 9.5 per cent from the previous 10%.
By: SAMUEL NABWIISO
Hima, WWF renew environmental pact:
News Friday, Sep 29, 2017
KASESE, UGANDA- Hima Cement has renewed its partnership with the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) to protect River Mubuku catchment area through planting of trees and promoting safer agricultural practices amongst farmers along the river.
By: OUR REPORTER
Uganda allows in more paint makers:
News Friday, Sep 29, 2017
KAMPALA, UGANDA- Paint makers AkzoNobel Decorative Paints the brand owner of Sadolin Paints (U) Ltd has pledged to inject $3million in the company following several months of reports that it had been sold to Japanese firm Kansai Plascon Ltd.
By: EABW REPORTER
Uganda must revise PPDA act:
News Thursday, Sep 28, 2017
KAMPALA, UGANDA- Uganda’s Minister for Finance, Planning and Economic Development Matia Kasaija has decried the recently amended Public Procurement and Disposal of Assets Act (PPDA) saying it must be revised because it is doing more harm than good as rega
By: EABW REPORTER
NSSF Commences Construction of $400m Lubowa Housing Project:
News Thursday, Sep 28, 2017
The National Social Security Fund has officially commissioned the construction of the 2,740 unit, housing project in Lubowa, Wakiso district in its continued effort to expand its investment portfolio to give its members more competitive returns on their s
By: EABW Reporter
Airtel Uganda launches 4GLTE telecommunications technology:
News Thursday, Sep 28, 2017
KAMPALA, UGANDA--Airtel Uganda has launched a 4GLTE mobile telecommunications technology. The upgrade to 4GLTE comes with a significant countrywide investment made by Airtel Uganda in setting up 404 LTE sites in Kampala and 126 sites upcountry.
By: SAMUEL NABWIISO
StanChart gives Mengo hospital paint for clean up:
News Thursday, Sep 28, 2017
KAMPALA-UGANDA--Standard Chartered Bank Uganda has donated over 50 Jerry Cans of paint to Mengo Hospital to help them in refurbishing the maternity wards.
By: SAMUEL NABWIISO
Youtap launches mobile money payment processing platform:
News Thursday, Sep 28, 2017
NAIROBI, Kenya -- Youtap has launched Youtap Cloud, a payment processing platform delivered as a cloud service for mobile money and payment providers in developing markets.
By: EABW REPORTER
QNET to boost Direct Selling in Tanzania:
News Friday, Sep 22, 2017
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania-- QNET a company of Asian heritage and a part of the US $200 billion global direct selling industry has entered the buoyant direct selling sector in Eastern Africa, and expects to offer world class quality consumer products and to
By: EABW REPORTER
Uganda banks winding up businesses too fast :
News Friday, Sep 22, 2017
KAMPALA, UGANDA- Nigel Smith, the KPMG Head of Debt Advisory and Restructuring in East Africa has said some auditors and banks in Uganda are putting businesses out of work (winding up businesses) yet they can be rescued by restructuring of loans for profi
By: BY EABW REPORTER
Uganda targets 5000 Professional Accountants by 2020:
News Monday, Sep 18, 2017
KAMPALA, UGANDA- The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda has set a target of hitting 5000 fully qualified Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) by 2020 to have a feeling that the country is well supplied.
By: EABW REPORTER
Cyber Attacks rapidly growing says report :
News Thursday, Sep 21, 2017
NAIROBI, Kenya--So far, in 2017 cyber-attacks are occurring at a higher frequency than previous years.
By: EABW REPORTER
NSSF, MTN join hands on social security:
News Thursday, Sep 14, 2017
KAMPALA, Uganda--MTN Uganda and the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) have today announced a partnership that enables payment of social security contributions using Mobile Money.
By: EABW REPORTER

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