EAC

Are EAC leaders committed?

KAMPALA, UGANDA  – The signing of the East African Monetary Union Protocol that paves way for preparations for the introduction of single currency over the weekend undoubtedly stamps the partner states’ commitment towards achieving regional integration.Having already signed the Customs Union and Common Market protocols, the signing of the Monetary Union protocol by the East […]

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Annual inflation drops by 0.1% in Uganda

  KAMPALA, Uganda–The Annual Headline Inflation for the year ending March 2018 has been recorded at 2.0 percent compared to the 2.1 percent registered during the year ended February 2018. This represents a 0.1 percentage point drop from that recorded during the year ended February 2018. The drop is largely attributed to the Annual Food […]

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Tigo Tanzania gets global mobile money certification

  DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania– Tigo Tanzania’s mobile financial services business, Tigo Pesa has received the GSMA Mobile Money Certification, recognizing Tigo’s ability to deliver safe, transparent, reliable and more resilient services that promote consumer rights and prevent malicious transactions. Tigo Pesa is amongst the first mobile financial services providers around the globe to be […]

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EAC seeks supplementary budget

ARUSHA,Tanzania – The EAC recently presented a Supplementary Budget Speech to the House seeking the go-ahead to expend an additional USD 2,143,960 for the Financial Year 2013/14 to meet its programmes.  At the same time, the Assembly debated and adopted the Report of the Committee on Legal Rules and Privileges on the Assessment of Adherence […]