Umeme to Drive Industrialization

Umeme to Drive Industrialization

Umeme has reiterated its commitment to driving distribution efficiencies to ensure reliable and affordable electricity supply to support Uganda’s industrialization drive and access to clean energy. Speaking at the 9th Annual
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Water – Not an Infinite Resource in Kenya

Water – Not an Infinite Resource in Kenya

By Simon Thomas, Everyone takes water for granted and this begets complacency. Water may seem like a limitless resource, considering that most of the planet is covered in it. But freshwater, the
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UGX. 19.8 billion to payout  in dividends-Umeme

UGX. 19.8 billion to payout in dividends-Umeme

Umeme shareholders today approved a total dividend payout of shs19.8 billion after endorsing shs12.2 per ordinary share based on the company’s 2020 performance. The dividend will be paid out on or
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Multi-sectoral Approach to Reducing Air Pollution-Stakeholders

Multi-sectoral Approach to Reducing Air Pollution-Stakeholders

Today, AirQo of Makerere University, Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA), and the National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) in collaboration with the US Mission Kampala join the rest of the world
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Airtel Uganda Empowers Hoima Franchise

Airtel Uganda Empowers Hoima Franchise

Airtel Uganda, The Smartphone Network with the widest 4G internet coverage across the country, has today awarded 34 Franchise Partners with certificates upon completing a 3-day business training at the
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President Museveni Commissions Six Industries

President Museveni Commissions Six Industries

KAMPALA, May 5, 2021 – President Yoweri Museveni has today commissioned six industries (or companies) in Kampala Industrial and Business Park, Namanve, operated by Uganda Investment Authority (UIA). The six, Mada
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UK Parliamentary Committee Nods AfDB on Covid-19

UK Parliamentary Committee Nods AfDB on Covid-19

Abidjan, 6 May 2021 – The African Development Bank has welcomed a report published by the UK House of Commons’ International Development Committee on Britain’s support to the African Development Bank
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Agribusiness Support Partnership by AGRA and Aceli

Agribusiness Support Partnership by AGRA and Aceli

AGRA has announced a partnership with Aceli Africa to enhance capital flows to SMEs in the agriculture sector and support a financially inclusive agricultural transformation across Africa. AGRA and Aceli have signed a letter of intent committing to jointly work together to test and scale up innovations
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Radisson Individuals Makes its African Debut with Hotel Signing in Ghana
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Radisson Individuals Makes its African Debut with Hotel Signing in Ghana

Radisson Hotel Group is proud to announce its first Radisson Individuals property in Africa, with the signing of Earl Heights Suites Hotel, a member of Radisson Individuals, Accra, Ghana.  Located in Dzorwulu, the property is currently undergoing a full renovation and is on schedule to open within this year. Just 5km from Kotoka International Airport […]

Will a Covid-19 Vaccine Cure Tourism’s Pandemic Woes?

Emirates and Airlink have announced an interline agreement, widening Emirates’ reach into Southern Africa as countries begin opening their borders for travellers.

Emirates expands reach in Southern Africa via interline agreement with Airlink

Business Activities Continue to Rise-Uganda
Africa Markets

Business Activities Continue to Rise-Uganda

Uganda’s private sector continues to recover in April with business conditions, employment and purchasing orders consistently improving since February securing greater volumes of new orders amidst normal operating conditions. The headline Stanbic Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) rose to 57.8 in April from 53.2 in March, signaling a third successive monthly improvement in business conditions since […]

High Growth Sectors in the Post-Recovery Decade

High Growth Sectors in the Post-Recovery Decade

Morals and the Vaccine Market

Morals and the Vaccine Market

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Business Activities Continue to Rise-Uganda
Africa Markets

Business Activities Continue to Rise-Uganda

Uganda’s private sector continues to recover in April with business conditions, employment and purchasing orders consistently improving since February securing greater volumes of new orders amidst normal operating conditions. The headline Stanbic Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) rose to 57.8 in April from 53.2 in March, signaling a third successive monthly improvement in business conditions since […]

High Growth Sectors in the Post-Recovery Decade

High Growth Sectors in the Post-Recovery Decade

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