Business
Museveni woos Turkish investors
Publish Date: Apr 25, 2014
Museveni woos Turkish investors
President Yoweri Museveni
  • mail
  • img
newvision

By Vision Reporter

President Yoweri Museveni has called on Turkish entrepreneurs to tap the abundant opportunities that Uganda has in value addition of agro-products and minerals.


He specifically urged them to work out projects in relation to value addition to the maize crop that Uganda produces, leather and minerals such as cement and iron ore. He also concurred with the proposal to build hotels to cater for the budding tourism industry.

The President was meeting a delegation from Kolin Construction, Tourism, Industry and Trading Company which is incorporated in Turkey.

The Turkish entrepreneurs were led by Company Chairman, Naci Kologlu at State House, Nakasero.

Museveni assured the Turkish entrepreneurs of government readiness to help them build a hotel in Kampala and also promised to facilitate them to establish a cement factory in the country.

The Kolin Company Chairman, Naci Kologlu informed President Museveni of the progress so far attained by his company in the construction of the Hoima - Kaiso-Tonya road in Bunyoro in western Uganda.

 

The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning or consultation with the author.Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact digital@newvision.co.ug

  • mail
  • img
blog comments powered by Disqus
Also In This Section
Pakasa Forum: Long queue for tickets at Vision Group offices
People queu outside the Vision Group head office in Industrial Area to receive their passes to the Fourth Pakasa Forum due tomorrow August 23 at Kampala Parents School in Naguru....
Pick your Pakasa access pass at New Vision offices
Access passes to the fourth edition of Vision Group’s Pakasa Forum on Saturday are now available at the New Vision reception on Plot 19/21, First Street, Industrial Area....
Fake inputs: Are the laws too weak?
The name Container Village in Kampala downtown rings an instant bell to every farmer who buys farm inputs. The place is no longer full of the containers from which the name was derived....
KCCA discourages taxi drivers from striking
Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) will continue engaging city drivers despite their intended Monday strike....
Pakasa Forum to broadcast live across East Africa
At least five television stations across the East African region will telecast Vision Group’s Pakasa Forum live this Saturday....
Ethiopian Airlines’ Entebbe-Juba route promising
Two weeks after Ethiopian Airlines launched a daily direct route from Entebbe to Juba, frequent flyers between Uganda and South Sudan seem to be embracing the development rather fast....
Will strict traffic laws reduce road accidents?
Yes
No
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter