USD rose against major currencies as sentiments were lifted:
Resources Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018
KAMPALA, Uganda--The Uganda shilling held steady at the 3680/3700 levels against the U.S. dollar on Tuesday, bolstered by low appetite for hard currency from key players as tight liquidity keyed into the local money market arena.
Kenya is open for business Kenyatta assures UK investors:
EAC Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018
LONDON, UK—President Uhuru Kenyatta today assured UK investors that Kenya’s business environment is stable and conducive for investment.
The Uganda Shilling closed the week stronger against the USD:
Resources Monday, Apr 16, 2018
KAMPALA, Uganda--The Uganda shilling ended the week on a stronger note against the U.S dollar as interbank players unwound long dollar positions amidst reduced foreign currency demand as corporate firms settled mid-month tax obligations.
World animal protection condemns killing of 11 lions in Uganda:
Travel Monday, Apr 16, 2018
KAMPALA, Uganda--World Animal Protection has strongly condemned the killing of 11 lions in Hamukungu in Uganda.
Building Energy- Eskom agree on Roggeveld wind project:
Resources Monday, Apr 16, 2018
Cape Town, South Africa-- Building Energy, a multinational company operating as a global integrated Independent Power Producer (IPP) in the Renewable Energy Industry, this month signed Power Purchase Agreements in Johannesburg with the South African state
EABC wants EAC elimination of non-tariff barriers Act amended:
Resources Monday, Apr 16, 2018
The East African Business Council (EABC) wants the EAC Elimination of NTBs (Non-Tariff Barriers) Act amended to ease doing business in the region.