Govt Willing to Fund Private Businesses – Kasaija

[Monitor] Kampala -Finance minister Matia Kasaija has urged the private sector and Ugandans to design economically viable proposals and ideas which government can fund to do business for both to earn.

[Monitor] Kampala -Finance minister Matia Kasaija has urged the private sector and Ugandans to design economically viable proposals and ideas which government can fund to do business for both to earn.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

IMF Warns of Global Economic Risks Despite Rise in Growth Rate

[Monitor] Kampala -After raising the world economic growth for 2017 to 3.4 per cent and 3.6 for 2018, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned that global economy faces two downsides risks.

[Monitor] Kampala -After raising the world economic growth for 2017 to 3.4 per cent and 3.6 for 2018, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned that global economy faces two downsides risks.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Prolonged Dry Spell, Hunger and Drought Create Anxiety

[Monitor] In his New Year message, President Museveni observed that the long awaited rains had come and people should plant early given that rains were now less predictable. After a long dry spell that lasted until November, some rains fell through the…

[Monitor] In his New Year message, President Museveni observed that the long awaited rains had come and people should plant early given that rains were now less predictable. After a long dry spell that lasted until November, some rains fell through the second week of December. During the President's speech, rains fell all over the country twice, the last rains falling on December 31, 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Wants Shs700 Billion to Tackle Climate Change

[Monitor] Entebbe -Government is looking for $200 million (Shs713.7 billion) to implement a plan to avert the negative effects of climate change and hunger in the next three years, a new strategy has revealed.

[Monitor] Entebbe -Government is looking for $200 million (Shs713.7 billion) to implement a plan to avert the negative effects of climate change and hunger in the next three years, a new strategy has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Army, Police Search for Six Missing Guns

[Monitor] Kasese -The Kasese Resident District Commissioner, Mr James Mwesigye, has said the army and police will stay in the district until guns taken by unidentified people during clashes are recovered.

[Monitor] Kasese -The Kasese Resident District Commissioner, Mr James Mwesigye, has said the army and police will stay in the district until guns taken by unidentified people during clashes are recovered.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Manufacturers Boost Output to Tap Local Content Benefits

[Monitor] Kampala -Manufacturers of construction materials have pledged to step up their production so as to benefit from the ongoing infrastructural projects in the country.

[Monitor] Kampala -Manufacturers of construction materials have pledged to step up their production so as to benefit from the ongoing infrastructural projects in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Museveni Admits Economic Growth Has Not Been Inclusive

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has admitted that the high economic growth Uganda has registered over the years has not been inclusive and that access to and use of finance remains a problem to government.

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has admitted that the high economic growth Uganda has registered over the years has not been inclusive and that access to and use of finance remains a problem to government.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Residents Waiting On Eight-Year Promise to Upgrade Health Centre

[Monitor] Kampala -In 2008, President Museveni, while addressing a public rally at the Namulonge playground in Wakiso District, promised to upgrade Namulonge Health Centre III to Health Center IV status.

[Monitor] Kampala -In 2008, President Museveni, while addressing a public rally at the Namulonge playground in Wakiso District, promised to upgrade Namulonge Health Centre III to Health Center IV status.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda