Uganda: Latest News
Makula Dunbar, 4:46 pm
Research that benchmarks African private equity against the global market for the first time shows the industry is far maturer than analysts had previously thought.
Makula Dunbar, 4:30 pm
Police has warned the public to be alert on high-tech equipment robbers use to detect valuables such as laptops and expensive mobile phones when traveling in public transport vehicles.
Dana Sanchez, 9:09 pm
Kampala must improve city sanitation and drainage, go green, reduce potholes, improve attitudes of Kampala people towards tourists and develop policies to embrace tourism.
Dana Sanchez, 3:26 pm
Awards will be given to 117 companies, organisations and destinations including Africa’s leading low-cost airline, spa resort, destination, boutique hotel brand, golf resort, business hotel, green hotel, safari lodge and beach destination.
Makula Dunbar, 12:59 pm
The public chorus to eliminate extreme poverty by 2030 now includes U.S. President Barack Obama, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim and Bono. The backdrop is extremely promising since the developing world has already cut the share of people living in absolute poverty.
Dana Sanchez, 2:54 pm
SABMiller tries to buy starch from local suppliers in Africa for beer-making. This raises the potential for local consumption and builds engagement with local communities, the company says.
Dana Sanchez, 2:01 pm
Three African countries made the top 10 list of most friendly to tourists. The majority of the African countries made the top half of the global rankings in this category.
Dana Sanchez, 1:36 pm
Uganda’s economy is over liberalized and control mechanisms are needed, Trade Minister Amelia Kyambadde said.
Dana Sanchez, 8:38 pm
A transportation corridor linking Kenya, South Sudan and Ethiopia will drive regional integration through greater movement of goods, services and people, says Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta.
Makula Dunbar, 2:33 pm
Search giant Google is intending to build huge wireless networks across Africa and Asia, using high-altitude balloons and blimps.
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