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25 Year Old Ssendegeya Ventured Into Coffee Value Addition To Change Lives Of Fellow Youth

Aloysious Ssendegeya wants to empower youth through coffee Ugandans are increasingly venturing into coffee value addition as the country’s volumes continue to increase. This is a result of Uganda Coffee Development Authority (UCDA) efforts to increase coffee production to 20 60kg million bags by 2025. Aloysious Ssendegeya, 25, is one of

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INTERVIEW: Nangoli Shares His Journey To Exporting Ugandan Processed Specialty Coffee To UK

Nangoli besides his finished products. Kikobero coffee is now exported to UK Martin Nangoli, 47,  was born in a poorly managed coffee garden and isolated family in Kikobero village, Masira Sub-county in present day Bulambuli district. He says his family and village were a laughing stock because his parents were hunters whose future looked

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Interview: How Businesses Can Benefit From dfcu Bank’s ‘Bounce Back’ Campaign

Robert Wanok, Head of Business Banking dfcu Bank The last 12 months have been challenging for everybody; individuals, businesses and even large institutions have all been impacted in varying ways. To support individuals and businesses get back on track, dfcu Bank has rolled out the ‘Bounce Back’ campaign. The campaign complements

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Listening Partner: Why URA Extended Deadline For Filing January Tax Returns

Ian Rumanyika, the Ag. Assistant Commissioner Public and Corporate Affairs at URA

Ian Rumanyika, the Ag. Assistant Commissioner Public and Corporate Affairs at URA Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) extended the deadline for filing and payment of January 2021 tax returns from 15th of February, 2021 to 17th of February 2021. Business Focus interviewed Ian Rumanyika, the Ag. Assistant Commissioner Public and Corporate Affairs at URA,

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INTERVIEW: Electronic Receipting & Invoicing Solution Will Benefit Taxpayers Most- URA

Ian Rumanyika, the Ag. Assistant Commissioner Public and Corporate Affairs at URA

Ian Rumanyika, the Ag. Assistant Commissioner Public and Corporate Affairs at URA Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) recently launched a tax compliance campaign dubbed KAKASA-’You’re in charge’,  an an Integrated Communication and Marketing Campaign where the tax body will help usher in a new approach to doing business, allowing business men

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Absa Bank: More Ugandans Buying Insurance Products During COVID-19

Josephine Mutabuza, Absa Bank Uganda’s Head of Bancassurance Bancassurance is booming and is expected to increase Uganda’s insurance penetrations that remains below 1% as banks increasingly sell insurance products to their customers. Bancassurance is a simple term coined by combining two words, bank and insurance. Commercial Banks are adopting it

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