Latest News for: Uganda traders


Uganda: Minister to make statement on city traders’ woes as talks progress

Capital Ethiopia 17 Apr 2024
Last week, the House specifically deliberated upon the concerns regarding the electronic fiscal receipting and invoicing system for which the House recommended a constructive engagement between Uganda Revenue Authority and the traders,” she said.

Uganda: Traders Close Businesses In Protest Over Government 'Neglect'

All Africa 16 Apr 2024
Traders in the central business district of Kampala and other parts of city have decided to keep their shops shuttered until they have the opportunity to meet with the President in significant numbers ....

AFRICA-FX-Ghana’s cedi to firm, Kenyan and Nigerian currencies to weaken

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 18 Jan 2024
... seen weakening with Uganda’s shilling holding steady, traders said.

AFRICA-FX- Kenya, Ghana and Zambia currencies seen under pressure

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 11 Jan 2024
... Nigeria’s naira are expected to hold steady, traders said on Thursday.

AFRICA-FX-Kenya's currency could find support, Zambia's under pressure

Reuters 07 Dec 2023
"There are remittances flowing in but also the central bank decision is driving a positive sentiment for the unit," a trader said, referring to the Bank of Uganda's Wednesday decision to maintain its policy rate at 9.5%.

AFRICA-FX-Nigerian, Kenyan and Zambian currencies seen under pressure

Reuters 23 Nov 2023
Nov 23 (Reuters) - Nigeria's naira, Kenya's shilling and Zambia's kwacha are expected to be under pressure in the next week to Thursday, while Ghana's cedi and Uganda's shilling will probably be stable, traders said.KENYA.

Why African businesses take a DIY approach to selling online

Economist 23 Nov 2023
Almost everything else she posts online, where she shows off her natural hair products and swaps styling tips with other women in Uganda and beyond ... In Uganda the government has blocked Facebook since a contentious election in 2021.

Global health and environmental costs of food industry are $10tn a year – UN

The Observer 06 Nov 2023
Many farmers in poorer countries did not fully benefit from the value of their produce, as they often sold on their crops to traders and manufacturers, who made the profit, it said ... “In Uganda, for ...

ClimateLaunchPad Green Business Ideas Competition: Regional Finals

Mail Guardian South Africa 03 Nov 2023
The participating nations include South Africa, Kenya, Nigeria, Ghana, Egypt, Morocco, Tanzania, Uganda, Angola, Mozambique as well as the island nations of Mauritius and Cape Verde ... Uganda ... Uganda ... Helton Traders ... Uganda.

Uganda plans to hand over exclusive petroleum supply deal to Vitol

Reuters 01 Nov 2023
KAMPALA, Nov 1 (Reuters) - Uganda plans to hand over exclusive rights for supply of all petroleum products to a unit of global energy trader Vitol and end a system that sources the oil products ...

Uganda: Traders Call For Retaliation Following Kenyan Ban On Exports

MENA FN 27 Oct 2023
(MENAFN - African Press Organization) Download logo The Uganda Manufacturers Association (UMA) has urged government to consider retaliation mechanisms against the Government of Kenya, for what they ... .

AFRICA-FX-Ugandan, Kenyan and Zambian currencies seen sliding

Reuters 26 Oct 2023
"We have seen a lot of demand, but it cuts across all sectors," one trader said.NIGERIA ... However the currency will likely fall on the black market, where it trades freely but on thin volumes, one trader said ... UGANDA.

Uganda: Govt Given Two Week Ultimatum to Reopen Facebook or Face Legal Action

All Africa 25 Oct 2023
A group of traders under the Urban Smart Traders Business Association Limited has issued a threat of legal action against the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) if the government fails to reopen Facebook within two weeks ....

Used clothing from the West is a big seller in East Africa. Uganda's leader wants ...

The Philadelphia Tribune 24 Oct 2023
KAMPALA, Uganda — Jostling for space, people jam the crowded footpaths crisscrossing a massive open market in Uganda's capital ... In Uganda, the president's order has spread panic among traders, for whom such a ban, if implemented, spells disaster.

How 650 new bean varieties could help feed people across Africa

Egypt Independent 24 Oct 2023
CNN —. A resilient crop that’s packed with fiber and minerals, beans are a vital source of protein for millions of Africans, and a key source of income for farmers ... Here, scientists discuss products with a trader in Uganda. Jean Claude Rubyogo ... ....