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Uganda: Motorcycle Taxi Loans - Ticket Out of Poverty, or Predatory Trap?

All Africa 01 Dec 2022
Kampala, Uganda -- After years of using a bicycle to haul produce for traders around markets in ...

Fifty years after expulsion, Asians are thriving again in Uganda

Economist 17 Nov 2022
The Fairway Hotel in Kampala, the capital, is a good place to ponder the changing fortunes of Uganda’s south Asians. It began life as the home of Bandali Jaffer, an Indian cotton trader ... spaghetti-dealers and biscuit-bakers, pipe-traders and detergent-makers ... For the small traders who had organised boycotts of Asian shops, it was a Pyrrhic victory.

Uganda: Government Seeks Repayments From South Sudan

MENA FN 04 Nov 2022
(MENAFN - African Press Organization) Uganda has written to the Government of South Sudan seeking reimbursement of funds paid to Ugandan traders and companies on behalf of South Sudan. In 2018, ... .

11 pupils die in blaze at Ugandan school for blind

Manila Bulletin 26 Oct 2022
KAMPALA, UgandaEleven pupils at a school for the blind in Uganda have burnt to death after a fire tore through a dormitory as they were sleeping in the early hours of Tuesday ... A trader in Mukono, Richard Muhimba, told AFP earlier that he had lost his son in the blaze, saying.

Uganda ivory trader jailed for life

Business Ghana 24 Oct 2022
A court in Uganda’s capital Kampala has sentenced an ivory trader to life in prison ... The Uganda Wildlife Authority's executive director, Sam Mwandha, described the ruling as a landmark ...

Court sentences ivory trader to life in prison

Joy Online 21 Oct 2022
A court in Uganda’s capital Kampala has sentenced an ivory trader to life in prison ... The Uganda ... There are just over 7,900 elephants left in the wild in Uganda, and the species are endangered.

Uganda: Traders Petition Parliament Over Cost Of Doing Business

MENA FN 27 Sep 2022
(MENAFN - African Press Organization) Traders under the Kampala City Traders Association (KACITA) have petitioned the Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Thomas Tayebwa, on the high costs of doing ... .

Saudi IsDB approves $1.12bn for development projects in 9 countries

Arab News 11 Sep 2022
Accordingly, the lender approved two energy sector public-private partnership projects for Uzbekistan and Uganda ... In the sustainable transport sector, IsDB approved $601.7 million as sovereign financing for transport projects in Guyana, Uzbekistan, and Uganda.

Why Kampala's Arcades Are Becoming Empty?

All Africa 08 Sep 2022
Kampala being the heart and capital city of Uganda, ...

How Rishi, Priti, Suella, and others scripted British success stories

Khaleejtimes 04 Sep 2022
There are thousands of such stories of how Asians expelled from Uganda or forced to move from other parts of Africa have succeeded in various sectors of British society ... Their forefathers had come from South Asia to British colonies such as Uganda, Kenya, Malawi, Tanzania and Zambia to work as workers, traders, or civil servants.
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Americans Just Don’t Understand The Importance Of Bitcoin

Bitcoin Magazine 18 Aug 2022
Living in Russia during the collapse of the Soviet Union makes the importance of bitcoin’s properties obvious to anyone who tried to protect their wealth ... In 2017, I discovered bitcoin ... The meetup became popular ... This was made easy because Mustafa, a much older student from Uganda who lived on the 11th floor of our dormitory, was a money trader ... ....

South Sudanese citizens struggle to make ends meet amid rising inflation

Xinhua 27 Jul 2022
Hanna John, a trader who deals in clothes, ... Tinga Fatma, a trader who imports her goods from Uganda, Kenya, Ghana, and Tanzania, said that she will be forced to raise the prices of her commodities once the tax increase takes effect in August, "to the detriment of our clients.".

Uganda Airlines gets approval for direct flights to southern China

Algeria Times 21 Jun 2022
Uganda Airlines has received landing rights at Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport located in southern China, the national carrier announced on Saturday ... Speaking to Monitor on Sunday evening, the public relations manager of Uganda Airlines Shakira Rahim said this is the first-ever direct flight from Uganda to China in the post-Covid-19 era.

Reprieve for Fish Traders After Govt Brokers a Truce With Uganda

All Africa 20 Jun 2022
Busia -- Fish traders in Busia are a happy lot after the Kenya and Uganda government came up with a framework to ensure smooth transit of the commodity from Lake Turkana to the Democratic Republic of Congo without interference ....

How taxes are driving illicit trade in Kenya

Business Day 09 Jun 2022
Timothy Kamau* is a trader in the Kenyan town of Bungoma, near the border with Uganda ... “I am looking for a connection in Uganda so ...

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