Ugandan importers unhappy with major shipping lines:
Travel Sunday, Mar 22, 2015
KAMPALA, UGANDA - Local importers have once again cried out to the East African Community (EAC) to save them from auxiliary charges being charged by Shipping Lines under their umbrella body Association of Container Freight Stations (CFS).
EU provides $25m for Rwanda energy:
Resources Sunday, Mar 22, 2015
KIGALI, Rwanda - The European Union has extended a grant of euro 23 million (nearly $25 million) which will go towards improving energy efficiency in the country.
Ferry to ease trade in Kalangala:
Travel Sunday, Mar 22, 2015
KALANGALA, Uganda – Residents of Bugala Island in Kalangala district have received another ferry to aid them in their movements and trade across Lake Victoria.
European Times launches Rwanda economic report:
News Sunday, Mar 22, 2015
KIGALI, Rwanda - The economic investment report dedicated to strengthening Rwanda’s position and international exposure was recently launched in Kigali.
Kenya-based CBA in Tanzania move to win customers:
News Sunday, Mar 22, 2015
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - The Kenyan - based Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) has come up with an initiative for the provision of insurance premium finance (IPF) as a strategy of winning more clients in the Tanzania market.
Tanzanian tea firm eyes bigger markets:
Agri-Business Sunday, Mar 22, 2015
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - Chai Bora is stepping out of its comfort zone of the domestic market and is now eyeing a deeper penetration of East Africa as a whole with promises to provide various quality tea products.