EAC states should link infrastructure – Experts

Stakeholders in the transport and logistics sector urge regional Governments to step up efforts to ensure that countries are more linked in terms of infrastructure to reduce the high cost of doing business which stands now at around 27%.

BOU backtracks on mobile money tax

Bank of Uganda harmonizes its position with the ministry of finance over the proposed 0.5 percent mobile money tax on withdrawals.

Govt to save close to a trillion from merger of agencies

Government says it will save 900 billion shillings after merging some agencies, as it dispels fears that some people will remain unemployed.

Unemployment increasingly a threat to social progress, harmony – survey

  Unemployment is rated as one of the biggest problems facing Ugandans, and this was echoed by President Yoweri Museveni recently, fearing for its repercussions on the stability of the country. According to the Uganda Bureau of Statistics, UBOS, the rate of unemployment fell from 5.1 percent in 2016 to

Government urged to prioritize Kalar-Azar treatment-

Medical practitioners in the fight against Kala-azar cite the need for training of more medical personel in its handling and treatment.