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Angola’s Luanda pips Hong Kong as costliest city

Posted by on Jun 21, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Economy | 0 comments

Paris, France | AFP |  Angola’s capital Luanda has overtaken Hong Kong to become the costliest city in the world for expats,...

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Region focuses on infrastructural devt in 2017/18 budgets

Posted by on Jun 19, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Economy, Finance, Uganda | 0 comments

   BUDGET: The EAC countries are looking at reducing the cost of doing business Kampala, Uganda | ISAAC KHISA |  Governments in the East...

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THE LAST WORD: Behind the 2017/18 budget

Posted by on Jun 19, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Economy, Finance, Uganda | 0 comments

Museveni delivers the SOTN address ahead of the budget How money is an important a political resource that allows Museveni to manage power...

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Gated compounds keep the rich away from Cairo’s chaos

Posted by on Jun 17, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Economy, Politics | 0 comments

Cairo, Egypt | AFP |  Guards check drivers’ papers to keep out uninvited guests from gated compounds where Egypt’s rich can...

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ANALYSIS: The real challenge is how to implement the Shs 29 trillion budget

Posted by on Jun 14, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Economy, Uganda | 0 comments

Kasaija speaks at a post-budget session in Kampala Debate about effective budget implementation has continued since June 08 when Finance...

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Kagame, Sisi head to Berlin for G20-Africa

Posted by on Jun 12, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Economy, Politics | 0 comments

President Kagame celebrated Rwanda Day in Belgium. He next meets Merkel. Merkel’s G20-Africa meet aims to reduce poverty, migrant...

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ECONOMY: Museveni optimistic Kasaija’s budget will deliver

Posted by on Jun 9, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Economy, Finance, Uganda | 0 comments

Museveni has said cheaper availability of electricity will spur economy. Kasaija announced  Bujagali Energy Limited has therefore been...

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Chinese exports, imports beat forecasts but analysts wary

Posted by on Jun 8, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, China, Economy | 0 comments

A diagram of China’s plan for the ‘New Silk Road’. CHINA STATE MEDIA Beijing, China | AFP | China on Thursday posted a...

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Today is national budget speech day

Posted by on Jun 8, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Economy, Uganda | 0 comments

Minister Kasaija walks with a swag after delivering the 2016/17 budget.  He has the stage again today. FILE PHOTO PPU The Minister of...

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MUSEVENI: Uganda to focus on 5 strategic issues in 2017-18

Posted by on Jun 7, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Economy, Uganda | 0 comments

Opposition MPs Cecilia Ogwal and Winnie Kiiza listen to the SOTN. PHOTO PPU Kampala, Uganda| PWATCH UG|  Pres­i­dent Yow­eri Mu­sev­eni...

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LIVE: Museveni delivers State of the Nation Address 2017

Posted by on Jun 6, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Economy, Finance, Uganda | 0 comments

FILE PHOTO: Museveni delivers the SOTN address in 2016 LIVE: In fulfillment of the constitutional requirement under Article101 (1) of the...

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South Africa in recession as economy shrinks 0.7% in Q1

Posted by on Jun 6, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Economy | 0 comments

Johannesburg, South Africa | AFP |  South Africa’s economy contracted in the first quarter of this year, pushing the...

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Making sense of Uganda’s current economic struggles

Posted by on Jun 5, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Economy, Finance, Uganda | 0 comments

Central Bank Governor, Emmanuel Tumusiime Mutebile. BoU’s monetary policies are yet to bear fruit. Kampala, Uganda| CSBAG|  Every time a...

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ANALYSIS: There’s more to Africa’s growth story than lagging income rates

Posted by on Jun 5, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Economy | 0 comments

Pretoria, South Africa| Jakkie CILLIERS | ISS TODAY|  As part of the ‘Africa rising’ narrative, much has been made of the continent’s...

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World Bank economist: Risks to world economy receded

Posted by on Jun 5, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Economy, World | 0 comments

JIM YONG KIM, President, World Bank Washington, United States | AFP | The World Bank is keeping its forecast for global growth in 2017...

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SH29 TRILLION: What are the key issues in the proposed Uganda budget

Posted by on Jun 1, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Economy, Uganda | 0 comments

  There was a heated debate outside The House before the budget was passed. ALL PHOTOS VIA @Parliament_UG Budget provided biggest...

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Kasaija convinces parliament to pass Shs29 trillion budget

Posted by on May 31, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Economy, Uganda | 0 comments

Minister Kasaija talks to MPs to persuade them to pass the budget after a dispute over loans. PHOTOs UGANDA PARLIAMENT Uganda’s...

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Lagos turns 50: half-a-century of urban chaos

Posted by on May 26, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Economy | 0 comments

Lagos, Nigeria | AFP |  It’s only when the thick smog of humidity and pollution lifts that the size of Lagos becomes clear: from...

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Lagos turns 50: half-a-century of urban chaos

Posted by on May 26, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Economy | 0 comments

Lagos, Nigeria | AFP |  It’s only when the thick smog of humidity and pollution lifts that the size of Lagos becomes clear: from...

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Egyptians brace for austere Ramadan after reforms

Posted by on May 25, 2017 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Economy, Politics | 0 comments

Cairo, Egypt | AFP |  Ramadan is a time for daytime fasting and lavish evening feasts, but Egyptians are scaling back preparations for the...

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