Industry Tourism

World Tourism Organization and Globalia announce worldwide competition for tourism startups

BY EABW REPORTER MADRID, SPAIN-This pioneering initiative for the tourism sector reaches out to 164 countries to find startups aiming to transform tourism. Whether tech-based or non-technological, early-stage or more mature, any startup with innovative ideas capable of revolutionizing the way we travel and enjoy tourism is welcome to participate. The tourism sector has taken […]

Industry Insights

KASEKENDE: Uganda policy should broaden financial services accessed to by the population

BY DR. LOUIS KASEKENDE KAMPALA, UGANDA- A prerequisite for sound public policy decisions is accurate information, without which policy makers are effectively working in the dark. The most important benefit of the Finscope Uganda 2018 report, as with its three predecessors, is that it provides accurate and detailed information on access to, and usage of […]

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BUDGET: Uganda must curtail expenditure and exercise strictness

BY PAUL TENTENA KAMPALA, UGANDA- The Government of Uganda needs to curtail expenditure and exercise austerity to ensure judicious utilization of public money, experts have said analyzing the recently read 2018/19 Uganda National Budget. Ramathan Goobi an Economist, during the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda National Budget breakfast at Imperial Royale Hotel in […]

EAC Industry

Resilient East African economies to enjoy sustained economic growth

BY EABW REPORTER LONDON, United Kingdom, — Ongoing improvement in East Africa’s economic prospects is forecast by Ecobank’s research team in the newly published East Africa section of its flagship financial website, AfricaFICC. Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda are the regions’ economic powerhouses and are enjoying a period of significant economic growth – their Gross […]

Leisure Wellness

Deutsche Stiftung Weltbevolkerung  rebrands to Action 4 Health Uganda

BY EABW REPORTER KAMPALA, UGANDA- DSW ( Deutsche Stiftung Weltbevolkerung )  has formerly rebranded to Action 4 health Uganda as of June this year. Action for Health Uganda (A4HU) is a youth empowerment organization dedicated to mainstream young peoples’ engagement in socio-economic development and promoting Sexual and Reproductive Health and rights (SRHR). A4HU was registered […]