EAC

$34m EAC cancer facility to be set up in Uganda :
EAC Friday, Jun 16, 2017
KAMPALA, UGANDA--East African Community Member States have chosen Uganda to host the East African Oncology Center of Excellence, a $34 million facility that will treat all cancers within the region.
By: SAMUEL NABWIISO
Tanzania urged to leverage EAC integration:
EAC Monday, Feb 03, 2014
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - Tanzania has been advised to use her geographical potentials to garner more gain from East Africa integration.
By: Emmanuel Kisima
EALA hails Bageine for job well done:
EAC Monday, Feb 03, 2014
ARUSHA,Tanzania - The House has passed a Resolution according special thanks to Hon Shem Bageine, Minister of State for the EAC in the Republic of Uganda, for his exemplary performance as Chairperson of the Council of Ministers.
By: EAC
EAC seeks supplementary budget :
EAC Monday, Feb 03, 2014
ARUSHA,Tanzania - The EAC recently presented a Supplementary Budget Speech to the House seeking the go-ahead to expend an additional USD 2,143,960 for the Financial Year 2013/14 to meet its programmes.
By: EAC
EAC cross-border payments easier :
EAC Sunday, Jan 26, 2014
Last month, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda quietly linked their Real Time Gross Settlement systems. Perhaps because it came so close to the festive season, the general public did not take too much notice.
By: Editor
East African Business Council touts advocacy role:
EAC Sunday, Jan 26, 2014
KIGALI, Rwanda - The East African Business Council (EABC), the voice of the private sector in East Africa, has resolved in their latest Board’s meeting to strengthen theiir role as the driver of policy advocacy in the EAC Region and to ensure better ser
By: Elisha Mayallah
EAC standards law gets makeover:
EAC Sunday, Jan 26, 2014
Arusha, TANZANIA -The East African Community (EAC) has issued regulations to improve the EAC Standardization, Quality Assurance, Metrology and Testing Act (SQMT) of 2006.
By: Elisha Mayallah
Best to postpone S. Sudan EAC bid:
EAC Sunday, Jan 19, 2014
This month an East African Community (EAC) negotiating team was supposed to be in Juba to verify with various senior officials South Sudan’s application to join the economic bloc.
By: Editor
EAC moots grand plans for Arusha:
EAC Saturday, Jan 18, 2014
Arusha, TANZANIA - The East African Community (EAC) Secretariat intends to kick off an ambitious development plan on its 130-acre piece of land in Arusha. The land was allocated by the Tanzania government.
By: Elisha Mayallah
Cooler heads must prevail in S. Sudan:
EAC Monday, Jan 13, 2014
Kenya and Uganda have been prominent in seeking for a solution to the South Sudan crisis and it is very understandable why.
By: Editor
Dr. Sezibera bullish on EAC in 2014:
EAC Monday, Jan 13, 2014
”I wish you all as well as all your loved ones a prosperous and peaceful New Year. May it bring you success, joy, and strength.
By: Dr. Richard Sezibera
2014 will be year of EAC bonds:
EAC Monday, Dec 16, 2013
In recent days, several major infrastructure projects have been launched in the East African Community (EAC). While governments will pay for them from domestic savings, others will need borrowing from money markets.
By: Editor
Procurement regulators meet:
EAC Monday, Dec 16, 2013
KAMPALA, Uganda--East African member states have been urged to put more emphasis on value for money rather than dwelling on processes and procedures if Public procurement is to indeed lead to economic transformation.
By: Emma Onyango
Are EAC leaders committed?:
EAC Monday, Dec 02, 2013
KAMPALA, UGANDA – The signing of the East African Monetary Union Protocol that paves way for preparations for the introduction of single currency over the weekend undoubtedly stamps the partner states’ commitment towards achieving regional integratio
By: Emma Onyango