Category: Business

Business
Parents decry prices hike as term one opens

Kampala’s busiest business hubs, Kikuubo and downtown, were over the weekend hit by rush purchase of items for students who return to school today for first term. Parents over the weekend were ticking off items on the shopping lists of all scholastic materials. However, to their surprise, their budgets were small to purchase the required […]

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Women Groups Ordered to Return Government Money

Masaka: Beginning the financial year 2014/2015, women groups from various sub counties in Masaka district started receiving government money which was to be used in investing in different activities that would later bring profits to pay back the money. According to Ms. Lillian Musisi the Development officer in Masaka district, the district received UGX 135Millions […]

Business
A Million Jobs forecast in 6 new Business Parks

The Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) has rolled out an ambitious plan to build six new industrial and business parks Authority sources say that the parks will be located in Jinja, Nakasongola, Arua, Buliisa, Gulu and Lira districts. The drive to breathe more life into private sector investment will also benefit from government’s plan to secure […]