UBA Executive Director: Eva Ssewagudde (left), Director Strategy and Innovations, Uganda Bankers Association, Wilbrod Owor (center), Uganda Bankers Association Executive Director and Patricia Amito (right), Head Communications and Corporate Affairs, Uganda Bankers Association at the launch of the ‘No Merchant Surcharge’ campaign.
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Banks waive Merchants Surcharge for 6 months

Uganda Bankers Association (UBA) has launched the ‘No Merchant Surcharge’ Campaign dubbed “Pay with your Card @ No Extra Cost”. The campaign aims to raise awareness of the Card payment system. The campaign aims at eliminating the practice of merchants levying extra fees for electronic payments made using Point of Sale (POS) machines. According to […]

The International Association of Oil & Gas Producers (IOGP) has presented the 2020 Outstanding Young Professional Award (OYPA) to David Ochanda, Biodiversity Coordinator with Total, Uganda.
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Uganda’s Ochanda wins global oil award

The International Association of Oil & Gas Producers (IOGP) has presented the 2020 Outstanding Young Professional Award (OYPA) to David Ochanda, Biodiversity Coordinator with Total, Uganda. The award recognises his endeavours in raising awareness of biodiversity and ecological standards when exploring and producing oil and gas in highly sensitive areas. “David’s commitment is a prime […]

The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors has approved $150 million to enable greater access to higher-quality secondary education among Ugandan children in safer and better-equipped learning environments that are also supportive of girls’ education.
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World Bank Pumps $150 Million into Uganda’s Secondary Education

The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors has approved $150 million to enable greater access to higher-quality secondary education among Ugandan children in safer and better-equipped learning environments that are also supportive of girls’ education. The project is financed by an International Development Association credit of $90 million, and a grant of $60 million from […]

The oil and gas sector in Uganda is at a critical stage.  The commercial negotiations which will impact both the profitability and the sector’s contribution to inclusive development are in the final stages.
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Land Acquisition: Oil and Gas Project Affected Persons will be Adequately Compensated

The oil and gas sector in Uganda is at a critical stage.  The commercial negotiations which will impact both the profitability and the sector’s contribution to inclusive development are in the final stages. The infrastructure required to commercially produce the country’s 6 billion barrels of oil and gas resources has been clearly defined.  This includes […]