EAC

Kwese tv-MTN partner to ease subscription payment

KAMPALA, Uganda–Kwesé TV and MTN Uganda have partnered to easier payment for Kwesé TV and MTN subscribers to pay and renew their subscriptions services using MTN Mobile Money platforms.  Speaking during the official launch of the partnership Kwesé TV Uganda Country Manager Herbert Mucunguzi expressed that the partnership enables Kwesé TV subscribers to renew their […]

EAC

Mixed views on single EAC visa

KAMPALA, Uganda – Some sections of Uganda tourism sector are opposing the recently signed single tourist visa by arguing that the initiative was politically driven.At a breakfast meeting organized by the Uganda Tourism Board and the East African Tourism Platform in Kampala the sector players noted that the single EAC visa benefits are not clearly […]

EAC

The Cryptocurrency race on! comparing leaders in DLT Regulation

The Cryptocurrency Race Is On! Comparing Leaders in DLT Regulation It seems like cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology are all anyone can talk about. Regulators have realised that disruptive technologies hold vast potential, but few have taken up the initiative to create a regulatory framework within which FinTech businesses can operate. Countries are classifying cryptocurrencies as […]

EAC

EALA hails Bageine for job well done

ARUSHA,Tanzania – The House has passed a Resolution according special thanks to Hon Shem Bageine, Minister of State for the EAC in the Republic of Uganda, for his exemplary performance as Chairperson of the Council of Ministers.     The Resolution moved by Hon Valerie Nyirahabineza, noted that Hon Bageine represented his people and the citizens […]

EAC

Parliament scrutinizes environmental bill 2017

KAMPALA, Uganda–The parliamentary committee on Natural resources has started studying the National Environment Bill2017 which anticipates providing solutions to the increasing environmental issues the current environmental law cannot address.  Committee member John Baptist Nambeshe, told this publication that the committee members are scrutinizing clause by clause of the Bill. The legislators are optimistic that once […]

EAC

Uganda Baati supports promotion of innovation in Uganda

KAMPALA, Uganda–Uganda Baati, the country’s leading manufacturer and supplier of quality roofing sheets and steel building materials has today announced a sponsorship of Uganda Shillings 10 million, towards the organisation of the Second Edition of Innovation Series by Brainchild Burson-Marsteller which is slated for April 26th, 2018. While handing over the cheque, Mr. George Arodi, […]