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[Uganda] SEACOM partners with Raxio Data Centre to boost connectivity solutions
21-11-2019 | 09:15:00
SEACOM, has partnered with Raxio Data Centre Ltd, Uganda’s first carrier-neutral, enterprise-grade data centre scheduled to launch in Q1 2020.
Vivo Energy Uganda expands Shell network countywide
07-11-2019 | 10:45:26
Vivo Energy Uganda announced the addition of 16 new Shell service stations, expanding the Shell network countrywide and bringing the total number of service stations in Uganda to 152.
DTB joins Mastercard and DPO Group to extend digital payments in Kenya and Tanzania
14-10-2019 | 06:24:52
Diamond Trust Bank (DTB), has joined African payment services provider DPO Group, and Mastercard, the global payments technology company, in the rollout of a business to business (B2B) virtual payment card in Kenya and Tanzania.
[Uganda] Fintech company 4G Capital named Silver Winner at Global SME Finance Awards
09-10-2019 | 05:29:58
4G Capital has been named Silver Winner of the ‘Responsible Digital Innovator of the Year’ award at the Global SME Finance Awards held last in Amsterdam.
African projects win in the Global Resilience Partnership innovation challenge
08-10-2019 | 11:00:00
African projects from Kenya, Uganda, Mali and Ethiopia are among the 16 winners of The Global Resilience Partnership (GRP) innovation challenge whose focus is surfacing resilience solutions across Africa and Asia.
Tourism sector vital in East African Community, EALA calls for embrace of single tourism visa, report
07-10-2019 | 12:32:00
A report of the Assembly on the Oversight activity on the Performance of the Tourism Sector in the region, wants the East African Community (EAC), to fastrack the conclusion of the EAC Protocol on Tourism and Wildlife Management.
Ugandan tea processor secures $3.15 million investment from Oikocredit
03-10-2019 | 06:29:00
Solidaridad has facilitated $3.15 million of financing for Ugandan tea processor Kayonza Tea Factory in the form of a long-term loan from social impact investor Oikocredit.
[Uganda] Umeme adopts SAP technologies to enhance supply chain, financial processes
01-10-2019 | 07:43:00
Serving 1.3 million customers in one of East Africa’s key economic hubs, Ugandan electricity distribution company, Umeme, plays a vital role in enabling the government’s Electricity Connections Policy.
Africa's first sustainably sourced chocolate brand to be introduced to the USA market
27-09-2019 | 09:08:00
African sustainability has never been 100 per cent African on its own initiative - that's where it becomes unclear who has benefited most from it.
Siemens invests in young African innovators through its Eskom Expo partnership
27-09-2019 | 06:06:05
Siemens is committed to supporting and developing young, African innovators; Siemens extends its Eskom Expo partnership to schools in Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Ethiopia.
Afreximbank signs East Africa branch office agreements in Kampala
23-09-2019 | 07:09:00
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has, in Kampala, concluded the formalities for the take-off of its East Africa Branch Office in Kampala as it signed the two principal documents with the Government of Uganda.
MultiChoice Uganda partners with PEP Stores to grow reach
18-09-2019 | 06:58:00
MultiChoice Uganda has announced a new partnership with PEP Stores, a multinational retail company to bring DStv and GOtv products and services closer to subscribers in Kampala.
[Nigeria] Andela restructures, lays off over 400 developers
18-09-2019 | 04:11:00
Andela, the Africa-focused software developer training and outsourcing company is laying off more than 400 developers from its hubs in Nigeria, Kenya and Uganda.
Bayer creates EUR 20 million social innovation ecosystem fund to spur entrepreneurship for African smallholder farmers
10-09-2019 | 12:37:00
The Bayer Foundation launched its new EUR 20 million Social Innovation ecosystem fund by awarding EUR 3 million to four pioneering social innovators - myAgro, Mercy Corps, Path and Living Goods.
NAS Uganda renews ISAGO certification
10-09-2019 | 09:51:00
National Aviation Services (NAS), the fastest growing aviation services provider in the emerging markets, has renewed its IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) in Uganda.
African Airlines Association adds Kenya, Djibouti, Senegal, Uganda
09-09-2019 | 11:39:00
The African Airlines Association (AFRAA) has this year welcomed four new member airlines in Kenya, Djibouti, Senegal and Uganda.
Grow Africa signs first set of term sheets worth over $200 million
05-09-2019 | 11:00:00
Grow Africa has announced the signing of 7 term sheets that will result in a total of over $200,000,000 of new investment in Malawi, Uganda, Eswatini, Nigeria and Côte d’Ivoire by 2023.
Tullow terminates its farm-down agreement with Total and CNOOC in Uganda
05-09-2019 | 10:08:00
Irish exploration company Tullow Oil terminated its farm-down to Total and CNOOC in Uganda on 29 August 2019, following the expiry of the Sale and Purchase Agreements (SPAs).
Ugandan farmer and Senegalese veterinarian named 2019 Africa Food Prize winners
05-09-2019 | 08:30:00
Uganda’s Dr. Emma Naluyima, a smallholder farmers and veterinarian and Baba Dioum a policy champion and agricultural entrepreneur from Senegal have been named the joint winners of the 2019 Africa Food Prize.
U of T researcher to launch digital storytelling project in Ugandan refugee camp
02-09-2019 | 06:32:00
In Uganda’s Bidi Bidi refugee camp, which houses more than 225,000 internally displaced people and refugees, adolescents and youths will soon be able to share their experiences through digitally drawn images.
Digital consultancy firm Viga Interactive expands African footprint through partnerships
20-08-2019 | 13:14:00
Viga Interactive has expanded its footprint across the continent through partnerships with international companies and brands aimed at providing research and insights.
BABA TV launched on DSTV in Uganda
20-08-2019 | 06:04:00
BABA TV, the highest-ranked new channel in the 'family' with the best quality picture has been launched on DStv platform in Uganda.
Japan and UNIDO to build equipment operator training centre in Uganda
13-08-2019 | 08:15:00
The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) will establish a training centre for operators of construction equipment in Luwero, Uganda.
Vivo Energy Uganda celebrates triple I.S.O. certification
08-08-2019 | 10:54:00
Vivo Energy Uganda, the company that distributes and markets Shell branded fuels and lubricants in Uganda, has been awarded three standards certifications by the International Standards Organization (ISO).
[Column] Maria Auma: Let's really talk AfCFTA
05-08-2019 | 08:02:00
When I envision AfCFTA, I see a continent where the cost of trade is cut by nearly 80 per cent. Having been in the importation business for over three years I will say that the one thing that eats up our profits the most was the importation taxes and duties.
Four Sub-Saharan female business leaders among 20 in IFC publication
01-08-2019 | 06:46:00
Four women from Sub-Saharan Africa are among 20 female business leaders profiled in a publication by IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, for their professional success, despite facing formidable challenges.
Ethiopia, Uganda join Egmont Group’s financial intelligence network
31-07-2019 | 06:34:00
Financial Intelligence Units (FIUs) of two COMESA Member States, Ethiopia and Uganda were among those recently admitted to the Egmont Group, a global financial network.
East Africa farmers build climate resilience with innovative practices
19-07-2019 | 11:45:00
From intercropping, mulching to relying on indigenous knowledge, smallholder farmers in East Africa are developing resilient techniques to insulate themselves from changing weather patterns at a time when studies show they will be among the most affected in years to come.
[Column] Hans van Linschoten: AfCFTA and what it means for cloud in Africa
19-07-2019 | 08:58:00
After years of waiting, the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement finally came into force. The objective of AfCFTA is to create a single continental market for goods and services, with free movement of business persons and investments.
DHL partners with Teach for Uganda to create jobs for youth
18-07-2019 | 07:00:34
DHL Express has launched a partnership with Teach For Uganda, to eradicate education inequity and promote educational opportunities for young people in Uganda.
[Uganda] Dimension Data named 2019 Microsoft country partner of the year
18-07-2019 | 06:39:00
Dimension Data which is part of NTT Group has been named the 2019 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year Award for Uganda.
South Korea provides 5,000 metric tons of rice to WFP's Uganda refugee support operations
12-07-2019 | 07:52:00
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) welcomed a contribution of 5,000 metric tons of rice from the Government of the Republic of Korea to WFP’s refugee support operations in Uganda.
Revenue authorities in Uganda and DR Congo bet on digital infrastructure to enhance trade
12-07-2019 | 06:39:00
Uganda and DR Congo tax institutions have signed the Regional Electronic Cargo Tracking System (RECTS) standards operating procedures, marking the launch of the RECTs control centre extension to DRC cargo.
Online ride-hailing service inDriver launches in Uganda
10-07-2019 | 07:03:25
inDriver, an international online ride-hailing service has launched in Uganda. Uganda becomes its fourth African market after launching in Kenya, Tanzania and South Africa.
[Column] Hans van Linschoten: Data sovereignty in Africa, why you should care
08-07-2019 | 09:47:00
African businesses are currently making massive investments in things like machine learning and artificial intelligence tools and are using cloud and virtualized infrastructure to enhance service delivery
Chinese firm, Engo, opens phone manufacturing plant in Uganda
08-07-2019 | 08:30:00
Chinese electronics firm, ENGO, has launched a phone manufacturing plant in Uganda, positioning itself in the country’s industrial sector to locally manufacture and assemble mobile phones, tablets, laptops, and computers.
Five COMESA countries to benefit from a Sanitary and Phytosanitary Standards project
05-07-2019 | 08:37:00
Regional countries are set to increase market access for their agricultural products following the commencement of a new capacity building project.
Formation of joint venture to accelerate growth of KFC franchise portfolio in East Africa
25-06-2019 | 09:22:48
Vivo Energy, the pan-African retailer and distributor of Shell and Engen-branded fuels and lubricants, has agreed to form a non-fuel joint venture to accelerate the roll-out of KFC restaurants in Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda.
Launch afriQloud: Leapfrogging Africa’s innovation agenda with local cloud solutions
25-06-2019 | 04:42:00
afriQloud launches in Uganda, 15 African countries to follow in next year
SEACOM launches direct-to-corporate connectivity and cloud services in Uganda
12-06-2019 | 11:23:00
SEACOM under its SEACOM Business brand has launched its Internet connectivity and cloud services directly to corporate customers in Uganda.
Intertek renews contract with Uganda government for its Pre-Export Verification of Conformity to Standards Programme
11-06-2019 | 08:37:00
Intertek has extended its contract with the Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) to continue to manage its Pre-Export Verification of Conformity to Standards Programme.
Inter-University Council for East Africa awards $1 million to establish incubation centers
28-05-2019 | 12:12:00
The Inter-University Council for East Africa has completed the process of selection of Incubation Centers to be hosted at four of the Africa Centers of Excellence.
South Africa business fraternity returns from Uganda with bagful of leads and deals
28-05-2019 | 10:45:57
A group of South African business people who participated in the week-long Outward Trade and Investment mission to Uganda returned home with glee after generating leads and securing deals from the East African Country.
Ahmad Farroukh appointed Smile Telecoms CEO
22-05-2019 | 06:25:06
Smile Telecoms, a Pan-African telecommunications group has appointed Mr. Ahmad Farroukh as Group Chief Executive Officer and Ms. Irene Charnley as Deputy Chairman, respectively, effective 1 June 2019.
Moody's assigns first-time local currency deposit ratings of B1 to Stanbic Bank Uganda with a stable outlook
22-05-2019 | 06:07:00
Moody's Investors Service has assigned B1/Not Prime local currency long-term and short-term deposit ratings and B3/Not Prime foreign currency long-term and short-term deposit ratings to Stanbic Bank Uganda Limited.
[Uganda] KCCA flags off construction of five roads
16-05-2019 | 14:00:00
The Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) has flagged off a new set of roads to two international firms to start construction work.
Basils Business Opportunities to explore for export market in Uganda
14-05-2019 | 09:07:35
A South African Free State company, Basils Business Opportunities, is headed for Uganda to look for the export market for its agro-processing equipment that it is manufacturing at its Bloemfontein-based factory.
Ethiopia, Rwanda and Kenya to drive Sub-Saharan Africa construction sector growth, report
08-05-2019 | 06:39:00
Sub-Saharan Africa construction activity is forecast to grow across the region, despite a number of significant risk factors that threaten to limit economic growth in the region accordin to Mace’s latest Market report.
Uganda partners with M/S Alvan Blanch and Colas to improve post-harvest processing systems
07-05-2019 | 12:13:04
The Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries in Uganda (MAAIF) has partnered with M/S Alvan Blanch and Colas Ltd to improve post-harvest processing systems in Uganda.
TransEast selects Sap Business One solution to harmonize operations
07-05-2019 | 08:51:51
With the tenth-fastest growing economy in the world this year, Kenya is in the midst of a transformative period of economic growth and advancement.
[Uganda] 4G Capital opens new offices in Kampala to empower small businesses
01-05-2019 | 06:14:59
4G Capital has commenced operations in Kalerwe and Nakawa markets in Kampala and will be expanding its operations across Uganda and is hiring staff now.
[Uganda] BRAC Microfinance upgraded to a Tier 2 bank
29-04-2019 | 07:16:00
BRAC, the largest microfinance provider in Uganda, is transforming as a Tier 2 Credit Institution (CI) to broaden the range of financial services it provides to Uganda’s low-income communities.
IFC, ABC partner to increase rural financial inclusion in Uganda
26-04-2019 | 13:49:00
IFC has entered into a $1.9 million agreement with Agent Banking Company of Uganda (ABC) for the development of a shared agent banking network to increase access to affordable financial services
Value of Kenya’s and Uganda’s ICT sector projected to be US$1.7billion and US$1.33billion, respectively, report
25-04-2019 | 06:26:23
Mercy Corps and Moringa School, have launched an IT Skills Gap Report at the ongoing 4th edition of Nairobi Tech Week (NTW2019)
One million euros climate change project set for launching in Uganda
24-04-2019 | 13:55:43
A 1.07 million euros climate change project aimed at building resilience of agriculture landscapes in Eastern Uganda, is set to be launched in June following the completion of preparatory activities.
NAS Uganda launches eco-friendly vehicles at Entebbe International Airport
23-04-2019 | 11:42:00
National Aviation Services (NAS) Uganda has joined the Civil Aviation Authority’s efforts to combat climate change and reduce greenhouse gas emissions by introducing electric forklifts and tractors into its operations.
Vivo Energy Uganda commissions Fuel & Lubes Management Systems
18-04-2019 | 09:30:00
Vivo Energy Uganda has officially handed over a Fuel and Lubricants Management System to its commercial customers Markh Investments in Ntinda and Q3 Holdings in Bweyogerere.
East Africa’s economy races ahead of its African peers at 5.7 per cent, AfDB Outlook
05-04-2019 | 09:49:59
Economic growth in East Africa is soaring ahead of other regions on the continent at close to 7 percent while the overall outlook for the rest of Africa is cautious, but positive.
Jiji welcomes OLX users in Africa
02-04-2019 | 13:51:54
Jiji and OLX announced that both companies have reached an agreement under which Jiji will acquire OLX businesses in Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda, pending certain regulatory approvals.
NAS Uganda recognized as top performing accredited training school by IATA
02-04-2019 | 13:10:00
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has recognized Entebbe Handling Services, now NAS Uganda, as a top performing IATA Accredited Training School (ATS) in Africa and the Middle East for 2019.
Uganda's excise duty imposed over goods imported within East Africa is a violation of the EAC Treaty, court rules
02-04-2019 | 11:14:43
The East African Court of Justice has ruled that Uganda government violated the EAC Treaty by imposing extra excise duty law over imported cigarettes within East Africa.
Uganda government and stakeholders commit to pursue mobile-enabled digital transformation
01-04-2019 | 15:09:00
The Government of Uganda in partnership with the GSMA, and other stakeholders have held a high-level round table on mobile-enabled digital transformation in Uganda.
HP collaborates with officials in Uganda and Mozambique to target fraudulent manufacturers
01-04-2019 | 14:40:19
ACF team, alongside local African authorities, have conducted two highly successful operations to stop the trade of counterfeit cartridges for HP printers across Uganda and Mozambique.
Liquid Telecom selects Nokia to deploy upgraded channel network in East Africa for expanded broadband services
28-03-2019 | 09:43:00
Liquid Telecom Kenya, part of the pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, and Nokia have announced a two-year partnership to upgrade their existing fiber network.
[Uganda] Kampala edges 12 African Cities to claim lead role in the Africa Smart Towns Network
26-03-2019 | 11:10:00
Kampala City has been selected as the lead among the Twelve African cities in the Africa Smart Towns Network following a competitive submission to the call for applications by the French Development Agency early this year.
Google announces 12 startups to take part in its third Launchpad Accelerator Africa programme
20-03-2019 | 07:35:00
Google has announced the 12 African startups that will take part in its third Launchpad Accelerator Africa programme
Uganda Revenue Authority and TradeMark East Africa sign deal to support women traders
19-03-2019 | 06:28:19
Vibrant sustainable economies require the full inclusion and participation of all citizens and especially women, a joint statement by Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) and TradeMark East Africa (TMEA) says.
Bidco Africa gets future-fit with speedy HANA Database migration
14-03-2019 | 12:22:00
Bidco Africa, the largest manufacturer of FMCG in East Africa, migrates to SAP HANA Database to gain real-time and in-memory computing capabilities to improve its delivery to customers.
Bidco Africa moves operations to new tech platform to bolster efficiency
06-03-2019 | 09:21:03
Bidco Africa, with the support of its implementation partner, Seal Infotech, has completed the migration of its operations to SAP HANA.
[Kenya] Banking industry enhances payments efficiency with automated direct debits and foreign currency clearing
28-02-2019 | 11:12:00
The banking industry through the Kenya Bankers Association has completed three key projects to increase efficiency of the Automated Clearing House.
Diamond Trust Bank partners with WorldRemit for digital money transfers to Uganda
28-02-2019 | 08:46:00
Leading digital money transfer service WorldRemit has partnered with Diamond Trust Bank for digital money transfers to Uganda.
AfDB set to provide continuous electricity supply to 1 million households in East Africa
28-02-2019 | 06:25:04
Inhabitants of Kenya,Tanzania, Uganda and Ethiopia will enjoy uninterrupted supply of electricity with the upcoming commissioning of a power transmission line to interconnect Kenya and Ethiopia, powered by the AfDB.
Big data Project grows Ugandan smallholder yields, incomes by 70 per cent
18-02-2019 | 07:56:57
Leveraging big data, a CTA-led project has significantly increased crop yields and incomes for thousands of Ugandan smallholder farmers.
AgDevCo, Centurion Agricultural Partners invest in Uganda’s pork industry
15-02-2019 | 09:06:00
AgDevCo and Centurion Agricultural Partners have unveiled a multimillion-dollar investment in the Nakifuma Farming Company.
[Uganda] Raxio signs Hamilton Cloud Services as first customer
12-02-2019 | 13:04:00
Hamilton Cloud Services (HCS), Uganda’s first local cloud service provider and a subsidiary of Hamilton Telecom, has finalized an agreement to colocate their servers in Raxio Data Centre.
ARED rolls out 20 additional mobile hubs in Uganda and Rwanda
05-02-2019 | 06:58:28
ARED has completed the assembly of an order of 20 kiosks designed and produced by Tec-Solute GmbH in Karlsruhe, Germany, to supplement the company’s operations in Uganda and Rwanda.
East African Community lauded for boosting regional economies
04-02-2019 | 07:04:00
East African Community leaders have lauded the regional body for the role it has played towards improving the economies of member countries.
Standard Chartered launches second wave of digital-only retail banks across Uganda, Tanzania, Ghana and Kenya
31-01-2019 | 06:28:10
Standard Chartered bank has announced the start of the second phase of its digital-only retail bank across Africa.
Uganda, Tanzania come closer to constructing East African pipeline
29-01-2019 | 06:35:00
An intergovernmental ministerial committee meeting between the governments of Uganda and Tanzania agreed to sign the Host Government Agreement for the East Africa crude oil pipeline by the end of June.
[Uganda] Gemalto awarded contract to fast track border crossing e-Kiosks at Entebbe Airport
15-01-2019 | 08:24:00
Gemalto in cooperation with local partner SCINTL, has been awarded the contract for the supply of a Border Management System including airport self-service eKiosks at Entebbe Airport.
[Uganda] Solarnow and Sunfunder announce $9m debt financing with Oikocredit and Responsability
14-01-2019 | 11:30:00
Kampala-based off-grid solar company SolarNow has closed largest-yet receivables financing facility with SunFunder, Oikocredit and responsAbility
Catalyst Principal Partners acquires mattress manufacturers in Uganda, Malawi and Kenya
10-01-2019 | 07:09:00
Catalyst Principal Partners, a Nairobi-based private equity firm has acquired three top tier mattress manufacturers in Uganda, Malawi and Kenya.
Pride Microfinance partners with WorldRemit for digital money transfers to Uganda
10-01-2019 | 06:46:00
Digital money transfer service WorldRemit has partnered with Pride Microfinance Ltd to allow customers to send money instantly to 30 new cash pickup locations in Uganda.
SolarNow closes $9M to scale its services across Uganda
09-01-2019 | 04:58:00
Uganda-based solar energy company SolarNow has raised $9 million in debt arranged by SunFunder, a longtime debt financier for the company alongside co-lenders responsAbility and Oikocredit.
[Column] Phyllis Wakiaga: How the EAC bloc can leverage its market
21-12-2018 | 13:04:00
This year, reports and news articles have been awash with stories of a dysfunctional EAC bloc stagnated and in near-crumbling state.
AgDevCo to purchase coffee from 21,000 Ugandan smallholder farmers and cooperatives
20-12-2018 | 06:16:16
AgDevCo has announced an investment in Great Lakes Coffee, Uganda's leading producer and exporter of fully traceable, high-grade coffees.
East African bloc commits to make regional trade cheaper, faster and simpler
14-12-2018 | 15:19:14
Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, the United Republic of Tanzania, and Uganda have agreed to make trade between them and with other countries cheaper, faster and simpler.
Lendable expands access to credit across Sub-Saharan Africa
14-12-2018 | 06:56:06
Lendable, Inc., a New York and Nairobi based technology-enabled funding provider to frontier market alternative lenders has announced expansion of credit model in Africa.
Africa has over 21 million online shops, UNCTAD report
11-12-2018 | 06:28:34
Although e-commerce is snowballing in Africa, with more than 21 million Africans shop online, countries are at very different stages of development.
IFAD invests $210 million to support 30,000 Ugandan households who rely on palm oil
10-12-2018 | 06:14:03
Over 30,800 vulnerable rural households in Uganda will benefit from a $210.4 million project that aims to sustainably increase rural livelihoods by supporting an efficient oil palm industry.
Mastercard and Housing Finance Bank partner to help build Uganda’s digital payments ecosystem
05-12-2018 | 05:42:00
Mastercard has partnered with Housing Finance Bank, to launch Mastercard Debit and Prepaid Card options to the bank’s customers in Uganda to deliver a quick, convenient and secure alternative to cash.
RLSF signs deal with five African countries to de-risk renewable energy projects
28-11-2018 | 11:48:10
Since launching a year ago, the Regional Liquidity Support Facility (RLSF) has signed agreements with five countries.
ITC to launch SheTrades in Uganda and Egypt
27-11-2018 | 18:06:00
The International Trade Centre (ITC) will next year launch the SheTrades programme in Uganda and Egypt.
Sustained investment, exports to grow Uganda economy by over 6 per cent, World Bank
22-11-2018 | 08:06:00
The Ugandan economy rebounded strongly to 6.1 per cent in the 2017-2018 financial year.
[Uganda] MTN launches US$270,000 fund to support technology startups
22-11-2018 | 05:51:13
MTN has announced the launch of Ugx1bn (US$270,000) fund to support technology startups in Uganda. The fund is expected to provide a financial boost to startups that participate in the MTN innovation challenge series.
[Uganda] MTN opens its Mobile Money Application Program Interface (API) to third-parties
22-11-2018 | 05:29:00
MTN Uganda has become the first telecom company in Uganda and in the MTN Group to grant access to third-parties to its Mobile Money Access Programming Interface (API).
East Africa the fastest growing region in Africa, ECA
21-11-2018 | 08:08:00
With an average growth rate of 6.7% between 2013 and 2017 - double the African average - East Africa is one of the fastest growing regions in the world, accompanied by rapid social improvements
Power tariffs, Asian imports take a toll on East Africa cement market, report
20-11-2018 | 10:15:00
The East Africa cement market reached a volume of 14.4 Million tonnes in 2017.
HP partners with Ugandan authorities for double raid on counterfeit print supplies
14-11-2018 | 06:48:04
IT multinational HP and Ugandan authorities have conducted a highly successful operation to halt the trade of counterfeit HP branded print cartridges in in the Kampala area.
African Development Bank launches Africa Energy Portal
13-11-2018 | 12:25:00
The African Development Bank launched the Africa Energy Portal (AEP) at the Africa Investment Forum in Johannesburg last Friday.