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URA to deploy geo-property mapping system to track houses, apartments for rental income tax

The Uganda Revenue Authority has introduced a geo-property mapping system to monitor developing areas in real estate as a measure to identity houses, apartments, and arcades for rent income tax collection. According to reports revealed by a local radio station Facebook Page, Patrick Mukiibi the Commissioner for Domestic tax in URA revealed the plans by […]

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Chipper partners with AS Roma to drive impact in Africa
Chipper partners with AS Roma to drive impact in Africa

AS Roma has signed a partnership with Chipper to become the club’s official money Transfer Platform for Africa. Therefore this becomes AS Roma’s first commercial partnership in Africa and this is intended at advancing football all over the African continent. However, this partnership will create a strong community impact between AS Roma and Chipper. These […]

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Hamis Kiggundu CEO and Director Ham Enterprises U Ltd
Ham Enterprises U Ltd writes off rental arrears to zero for its tenants

Hamis Kiggundu CEO and Director Ham Enterprises U Ltd has decided to write off all his tenants’ rental arrears. In addition, due to the negative impact of COVID-19 on to their businesses. “Due to the downward Effect of COVID-19 on the entire Business Community in the Country at Large, We at Ham Enterprises U Ltd have taken […]

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What to Expect from the Machining, Manufacturing Industrial Skills Development Centre in Namanve
What to Expect from the Machining Manufacturing Industrial Skills Development Centre in Namanve?

Early this year, as the COVID-19 pandemic swept the world and states of emergency were declared by one country after another, Uganda Industrial Research Institute through the $30m backing from the Government of China continued the establishment of the Machining Manufacturing Industrial Skills Development Centre (MMISDC). The training facility was handed over to UIRI by […]

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Chipper Cash appoints Spice Diana as new brand ambassador
Chipper Cash appoints Spice Diana as new brand ambassador

Chipper Cash has today appointed songstress Namukwaya Hajara alias Spice Diana as their new brand ambassador. Also, Chipper Cash believes the singer can do more to promote their brand across the different parts of the country. Chipper Cash is the first platform of its kind to offer instant cross-border mobile money transfers in Africa. It is […]

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Airtel Uganda launches partnership with Game Stores
Airtel Uganda launches partnership with Game Stores

Airtel Uganda has today launched a partnership with Game Stores. In addition, that will make payments for goods bought by Airtel Money subscribers much easier with Airtel Money Pay. The Airtel Money Pay service enables both parties to immediately confirm these proximity payments via text message (e-receipt) which is sent to both subscribers and sellers […]

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MTN Uganda and UCC Sign the MTN UG License Renewal Agreement
MTN Uganda and UCC Sign the MTN UG License Renewal Agreement

MTN Uganda and the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) have today concluded the official signing of the License Renewal Agreement. Therefore this will enable the telecommunication company to continue its operations in the country. In addition, for another 12 years, commencing 1st July 2020. A joint press conference between MTN Uganda and the Regulatory body was held […]

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Wim Vanhelleputte
MTN Uganda declares winners of the MTN for Good campaign

.Giant Telecom company MTN Uganda has declared the winners of the MTN for Good campaign. MTN Uganda will connect youth to their dreams by offering support to materialize their dreams· The five winners won the public vote beating over 100 other participants to emerge winners in the inaugural campaign· The winners will get support from […]

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Digida FM fired workers move to sue boss over Shs103.6m salary arrears

Digida FM former workers have moved to sue the popular Ministry of Agriculture Boss Mr. Ssegawa Gyagenda over the 10 months’ salary arrears amounting to Shs 103.6m. In a demand notice dated 29th June 2020 presented to Mr. Gyagenda by the workers’ law firm Kigezi-Opira and Co. Advocates, expresses how the workers reported for work […]

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MTN MoMo Nyabo promotion
MoMo Nyabo MTN promotion returns with UGX 1.2 billion in Mobile prizes

MTN Uganda has come back with its amazing promotion dubbed MoMo Nyabo. In addition, this time, the promotion is worth UGX 1.2 billion in mobile prizes… The MTN chief Marketing Officer Somdev said over winners including customers and agents will be rewarded. In addition, they will receive various mobile money amounts directly on their phones. […]