At its annual flagship meeting in Davos, Switzerland, this year, the World Economic Forum called on companies from around the world to commit to reducing their greenhouse-gas emissions to net-zero by 2050 at the latest.
Industry Opinions

Net-Zero at Davos

At its annual flagship meeting in Davos, Switzerland, this year, the World Economic Forum called on companies from around the world to commit to reducing their greenhouse-gas emissions to net-zero by 2050 at the latest. Climate science shows us that such reductions are necessary both to meet the goals of the 2015 Paris climate agreement […]

Uganda government has written to its Kenyan counterparts regarding the confiscated 23 tonnes of Lato Milk products produced by Pearl Dairies Ltd.
Africa Agribusiness EAC Industry

Uganda gives Kenya 14-Days Ultimatum to release confiscated Lato Milk

Uganda government has written to its Kenyan counterparts regarding the confiscated 23 tonnes of Lato Milk products produced by Pearl Dairies Ltd. According to Uganda’s Trade Minister Amelia Kyambadde, through the Foreign Affairs Ministry, they have written to the Kenyan government to give an update and response within 14 days. “Kenya exports more goods to […]

Uganda’s Minister for Trade, Industry and Cooperatives Amelia Kyambadde has asked exporters to join hands with the government as it fights a big Non-Tariff Barrier called Corruption.
Agribusiness Industry Investment

Kyambadde asks Exporters to join Govt in fighting corruption

Uganda’s Minister for Trade, Industry and Cooperatives Amelia Kyambadde has asked exporters to join hands with the government as it fights a big Non-Tariff Barrier called Corruption. Kyambadde, who was officiating at the 4th Annual Exporters Conference at the Skyz Protea Hotel Naguru in Kampala said without fighting corruption, the environment in which exporters operate […]

The African Union has adopted the Lamu Port-South Sudan-Ethiopia-Transport (Lapsset) corridor project.
Africa Industry

AU adopts Lapsset corridor project

The African Union has adopted the Lamu Port-South Sudan-Ethiopia-Transport (Lapsset) corridor project. AU High Representative for Infrastructure Development Raila Odinga announced the new development saying the project will now not only connect Kenya with Ethiopia and South Sudan, but with other West Africa countries once it is completed. As an AU project, it will link […]

Standard Chartered Bank Uganda in partnership with Uganda Banker’s Association has spearheaded industry discussions on Information and Cyber Security (ICS) as a principal risk type arising from the digital and technological revolution.
ICT Industry

Standard Chartered and Uganda Banker’s Association in fight against Cybercrime

Standard Chartered Bank Uganda in partnership with Uganda Banker’s Association has spearheaded industry discussions on Information and Cyber Security (ICS) as a principal risk type arising from the digital and technological revolution. The session was attended Heads of Operations, Heads of Information Technology, Heads of Compliance, Heads of Risk Management and Audit as well as […]