Eighty-two new small to medium Ugandan companies have managed to break into the East African market since 2009, according to the Uganda Exports Promotions Board (UEPB).
US drugmaker Merck has bought the rights to an experimental Ebola vaccine being developed by NewLink Genetics, the companies have said.
MTN has again topped the Brand Africa 100® list as the most admired and most valuable African Brand. At over $5.4b, MTN is the only African brand valued over a billion dollars.
A group of 17 personalities with footprints in business and humanitarian circles, have been awarded honorary philosophy doctorates in humanities by an American institution, for positive transformation of society.
Egypt will offer a slew of projects to domestic and foreign investors at a conference in March aimed at kick-starting an economy battered by years of political unrest.
University students have been urged to get involved in negotiations of trade, bilateral and investment agreements rather than leaving it to technocrats and politicians.
At the end of each day’s work, find time to identify three things that went well. Once you identify them, ask the critical question such as, “Why did ‘X’ go well?”
The new firm will enter into strategic partnerships to oversee, design, and control processes of selected licensed brokers.
Textile industries are pushing for the implementation of a National Textile Policy. They also want government institutions compelled to buy textiles from local companies.
There have been allegations in the media that Bank of Uganda printed money for the 2011 elections, which led to the high inflation rate at the time.