Consumers paid sh1.4 more for manufactured goods in October compared to the same period in 2013 as the sector struggled to recover from the lag-effects of the 2011 economic challenges, amid volatilities in foreign exchange.
It was the welcoming smiles. Not the long distance from Mbale town. Not the shrubby path to Mary Goretti Mboizi’s humble home in Bunamwera village, Kibuku district that struck me as I settled down to listen to her story.
By March, China had lent Uganda over $336m (8% of the total debt) while India had lent over $50m (under 2%).
PCS and a regional pay television service provider enter a partnership expected to boost television penetration in areas without access to hydroelectricity.
THE Government has allocated sh20b for livestock restocking in West Nile, Acholi, Lango and Teso sub-regions in the 2014/15 financial year
The sub-counties benefiting from the project are Kyesiga, Lwankoni, Kyanamukaka and Kabira with a total population of about 60,000 people
Telecommunications regulator, Uganda Communications Commission (UCC), has urged local mobile operators to offer a free new application, Guardian App, to its clients as a measure to protect children from online abuse
THE chairman Private Sector Foundation of Uganda Patrick Bitature has called on investors to take advantage of the central location of Uganda to tap into surrounding markets
THE shilling may depreciate further and food prices increase more than expected if farmers post poor agricultural harvests, Bank of Uganda has warned
THE High Court has lifted an interim order barring the takeover of Uganda Clays by the National Social Security Fund paving the way for negotiations to commence