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Account Opening On The Go: What You Need To Know About Dfcu Bank’s Secondary Account Ku Spot

Lloyd Jonathan Busuulwa, Head Alternative Channels, dfcu Bank “The creation of solutions like the dfcu’s Ku Spot Secondary Account is in line with our Bank Customer Obsessed Strategy which centres the provision of fast, secure and reliable solutions in response to the voice of our customers, across the country and

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EXCLUSIVE: NaCORI Speaks Out On Developing Drought Resistant, More High Yielding Coffee Varieties

The KR varieties grow faster and are high yielding The National Coffee Research Institute (NaCORI) is developing drought resistant and more high yielding varieties of coffee in a move to cushion farmers against the adverse effects of climate change/drought. In an exclusive interview with Business Focus, NaCORI Director, Dr. Geoffrey

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Q&A: Dfcu Bank Reveals How It Intends To Support SMEs In New ‘Sukuma Business Ne Dfcu’ Campaign

William Kayongo, Senior Manager Enterprise Banking at dfcu bank    dfcu Bank recently launched a campaign ‘Sukuma Business ne dfcu’ to give Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Uganda an opportunity to enjoy banking while operating an account that speaks to their business needs at their convenience. Through this campaign, SMEs

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Q&A: How UCDA Is Promoting Lucrative Coffee & Cocoa Farming Under Market Access Upgrade Programme

Gordon Katwirenabo, the National Programme Coordinator for MARKUP at UCDA during the interview Uganda Coffee Development Authority (UCDA)  is currently implementing an EU funded government of Uganda project called the European Union - East Africa Community (EU-EAC) Market Access Upgrade Programme (MARKUP). The Programme is supporting the private sector to enhance production, productivity,

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INTERVIEW: Ugandan Entrepreneur Shares His Experience, Lessons From Exporting Coffee To China

Frandan Tumukunde (C) with his Chinese business partners   The Government of Uganda through Uganda Coffee Development Authority (UCDA) has intensified interventions to increase the country’s coffee exports to China. Uganda’s coffee exports to China have been increasing over the years, but there’s still huge unexploited potential. UCDA figures show

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INTERVIEW: Muwema Speaks Out On Bitature’s Financial Woes, Says Businessman Has No Opponent Since His Lenders Don’t Exist

Fred Muwema, Bitature’s lawyer Fred Muwema, the lawyer for businessman Patrick Bitature says the said lenders have no claim because they don’t exist.   In an interview, Muwema acknowledged that indeed Bitature contracted a loan agreement with Vantage Mezzanine Fund II Partnership, a South African entity but when it was discovered

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