The Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) has predicted a significant decline in both foreign direct investment (FDI) and domestic direct investment (DDI), particularly in tourism, transport and construction sectors, due to the economic crisis induced by the COVID-19 pandemic and shutdown.
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Uganda Investment Authority predicts a decline in investments

The Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) has predicted a significant decline in both foreign direct investment (FDI) and domestic direct investment (DDI), particularly in tourism, transport and construction sectors, due to the economic crisis induced by the COVID-19 pandemic and shutdown. According to the  “UIA Policy Paper on Boosting Investments during and post-COVID-19 Period” that was […]

President Yoweri Museveni has told Ugandans to borrow from Uganda Development Bank (UDB) and invest in import substitution projects.
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Museveni asks Ugandans to borrow from UDB for import substitution

President Yoweri Museveni has told Ugandans to borrow from Uganda Development Bank (UDB) and invest in import substitution projects. The President said the government recapitalized UDB to the tune of one trillion Ugandan shillings, with more funding expected to come from the World Bank and International Monetary Fund. He emphasized that Ugandans should borrow from […]

Air Transport is and survives by being the arteries of the world at large and particularly of tourism and international trade.
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COVID 19: Why Saving National Airlines is worth the investment

Air Transport is and survives by being the arteries of the world at large and particularly of tourism and international trade. It represents and thrives by being the wings that enable individuals, entities, private and community sectors to connect nationally, regionally, and globally and to reach their various objectives and higher altitudes of success. Airlines […]

This year’s review meeting of the Presidential Investors’ Roundtable (PIRT) kicked off Tuesday this week, with both government officials and investors agreeing on the need to dialogue in order to have a win-win investment climate.
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Gov’t and Investors agree to dialogue on improving investment climate

This year’s review meeting of the Presidential Investors’ Roundtable (PIRT) kicked off Tuesday this week, with both government officials and investors agreeing on the need to dialogue in order to have a win-win investment climate. The annual three-day review meeting at State House Entebbe is aimed at driving government ministries, departments and agencies to improve […]

Procter &Gamble (P & G) President for Asia Pacific Middle East and Africa (AMA), Suranjan Magesvaran was in Kampala last week to meet with Ugandan leaders on a mission to re-affirm their investments.
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Procter & Gamble boss in Uganda to re-affirm investments

Procter &Gamble (P & G) President for Asia Pacific Middle East and Africa (AMA), Suranjan Magesvaran was in Kampala last week to meet with Ugandan leaders on a mission to re-affirm their investments. Magesvaran met with Uganda’s Minister for the Presidency Esther Mbayo at the State house  as a sign of showing his company’s commitment […]