Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Banking

Agribusiness

Beginner’s Guide To Running A Profitable Poultry Business

Poultry farming is one of the most lucrative businesses in Uganda and the world at large. The increasing demand for chicken (call it chicken meat) and eggs resulting from the growing popu...

Cheap Uganda Maize Ejects Kenyan Farmers Out Of Market

Traders trucked in 3.28 million bags of cheaper maize from Uganda in five months through May, fresh official statistics indicate, helping price out maize farmers from Kenya’s food basket reg...

Museveni: ‘I Don’t Accept To Live With Neighbours Stuck In Poverty’

President Yoweri Museveni has underscored the need to commercialize agriculture in order to bring more Ugandans into the money economy. Delivering the 2018 State of the Nation Address for...

Farmers Stuck With Rice As ‘Favoured’ Importers Enjoy Tax Holidays

Rice farmers in Uganda under their umbrella body Rice Association of Uganda (RAU) have decried government’s failure to protect them as it (government) ‘selectively’ gives tax incentives to i...

News

Fortebet Showers Masaka, Ankole Customers With World Cup Gifts

Gov’t Fails To Recover Shs2bn Invested In Hotel Where It Has Zero Shares

General Guti Reappointed Chairman Of UPDF General Court Martial

NSSF Partners With Payway To Ease Social Security Contributions

Let Him Face It: MPs Block Kayihura Debate In Parliament

Kenya Rejects US Pressure To Seize Assets Of South Sudan Leaders

Small Borrowers Bear The Brunt Of High Interest Rates – BoU

Insurance

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Oil & Gas

OPEC Discusses Output Hike Of Up To 600,000 Barrels A Day

OPEC members are discussing a compromise agreement that would see an oil production increase of between 300,000 and 600,000 barrels a day over the next few months, according to people briefe...

Dfcu Rolls Out Skilling Programme To Support Oil & Gas Sector

At least 100 business leaders across different sectors will benefit from dfcu Bank’s Oil and Gas local content skilling and sensitization program every month. As part of the Business Acceler...

Kenyatta Flags Off Kenya’s First Crude Oil Export

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta today declared a “great day for Kenya” as he flagged off the first consignment of crude oil destined for export from Kenya, which will lead to oil becoming a ...

Tanzania Orders Multinational Mining Firms To Open Local Bank Accounts

Tanzania has directed multinational companies operating in the country's extractive sector to open local bank accounts so authorities can scrutinise their finances. The move is in line wi...

Analysis & Opinions

Small Borrowers Bear The Brunt Of High Interest Rates – BoU

The Bank of Uganda (BoU) has revealed that interest rates continues to decline, but customers of small-sized loans are charged higher rates compared to big ones. According to th...