Tuesday, December 10, 2019




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INTERVIEW: How Orient Bank Business Academy Is Uplifting Emerging Entrepreneurs

Orient Bank’s Business Academy is increasingly shaping blossoming entrepreneurs through hands-on training with the aim of   growing small businesses into bigger ones, al...

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Africa’s Biggest Waterfall at Risk From Drought

The flow at the Africa’s biggest waterfall is at its lowest since 1995, highlighting the threat posed by a drought to tourism and electricity generation in Zimbabwe and Zambia. Flow has...

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Kadaga Blasts UTB For Abandoning Miss Tourism

The Speaker of Uganda’s Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has lashed out at the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) over failure to facilitate Miss Tourism Uganda for international competition, a thing she ...

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‘More Than 50 Elephants Die Of Thirst’ In Zimbabwe

A total of 55 elephants have died of hunger and thirst at Zimbabwe's biggest game reserve in the last two months, the state-owned broadcaster has reported. Drought, caused by climate ch...

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Busoga’s 22 Year Old Accountant Crowned Miss Tourism 2019

Phiona Bridget Kyeru, 22, an Accountant from Busoga region has been crowned new Miss Tourism Uganda 2019/20, beating 24 contestants at the Grand finale held at Serena Hotel, Kampala on Frid...

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Wekesa Tips Investors On How To Successfully Do Business In Tourism Industry

Tourism industry is a key foreign exchange earner for Uganda. Tourism is no doubt one of the main sectors of the economy. According to the Uganda Bureau of Statistics, Uganda received 1.8 m...

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Museveni Persuades Commonwealth Parliamentary Delegates To Stay & Explore Uganda’s Beauty

President Yoweri Museveni yesterday hosted a state dinner in honour of heads of delegations attending the Commonwealth parliamentary conference, 2019 at State House Entebbe. “I persuade...

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Africa Ranked 2nd Fastest Growing Tourism Region In The World

Travel and tourism remained one of the key growth drivers of Africa's economy, contributing 8.5% of the GDP in 2018; equivalent to $194.2 billion.  According to the 2019 Jumia Hospi...