KCCA to Build Modern Dump Fill in Mukono

[Monitor] Kampala -Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) has said it will hold an investor conference soon to lobby investors to finance construction of a multi-purpose dump fill in Ddundu in Mukono District to manage city waste.

[Monitor] Kampala -Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) has said it will hold an investor conference soon to lobby investors to finance construction of a multi-purpose dump fill in Ddundu in Mukono District to manage city waste.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Pharmaceutical Firm Suffers Revenue Decline

[Financial Gazette] STRUGGLING pharmaceutical company, MedTech Holdings’s fortunes suffered after the company recorded a 26 percent revenue drop to US$9,8 million during the year to December 31, 2016, from US$13,2 million in the prior year.

[Financial Gazette] STRUGGLING pharmaceutical company, MedTech Holdings's fortunes suffered after the company recorded a 26 percent revenue drop to US$9,8 million during the year to December 31, 2016, from US$13,2 million in the prior year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Insurance Institute to Focus On New Products for Growth

[Monitor] Kampala -The Insurance Institute of Uganda (IIU) will this year focus on building capacity in new areas of insurance including bancassurance, Islamic insurance, pensions and micro insurance to equip players with adequate skills in order to ha…

[Monitor] Kampala -The Insurance Institute of Uganda (IIU) will this year focus on building capacity in new areas of insurance including bancassurance, Islamic insurance, pensions and micro insurance to equip players with adequate skills in order to harness the sector's full potential.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Dozens More U.S. Troops Deployed to Somalia

[VOA] Dozens of American soldiers have deployed to Mogadishu to train and equip Somali and AMISOM (African Union Mission in Somalia) forces fighting extremism in Somalia, U.S. military officials told VOA.

[VOA] Dozens of American soldiers have deployed to Mogadishu to train and equip Somali and AMISOM (African Union Mission in Somalia) forces fighting extremism in Somalia, U.S. military officials told VOA.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

‘Industrial Parks to Be Functional in Four Years’

[Monitor] Kampala -With only one week in office, Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) executive director Jolly Kaguhangire has said the current state of affairs at UIA must change within her first 100 days.

[Monitor] Kampala -With only one week in office, Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) executive director Jolly Kaguhangire has said the current state of affairs at UIA must change within her first 100 days.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Officials On Retreat to Set Targets for Local Economy

[Monitor] Kampala -Key civil servants are on a three-day retreat at Speke Resort Munyonyo in Kampala to set government targets for the next 100 days aimed at fast tracking economic growth.

[Monitor] Kampala -Key civil servants are on a three-day retreat at Speke Resort Munyonyo in Kampala to set government targets for the next 100 days aimed at fast tracking economic growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Speakers, Program for UK Investment Promotion Conference Unveiled

[Monitor] The UK Trade Envoy to Rwanda and Uganda, Lord Dolar Popat, Uganda’s State Minister for Privatization and Investment, Evelyn Anite will be key speakers at the upcoming UK-Uganda investment and export promotion conference at the prestigious Wes…

[Monitor] The UK Trade Envoy to Rwanda and Uganda, Lord Dolar Popat, Uganda's State Minister for Privatization and Investment, Evelyn Anite will be key speakers at the upcoming UK-Uganda investment and export promotion conference at the prestigious West Bromwich Albion Football Club, West Midlands UK.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda