Covid-19: ERA cuts electricity tariffs for 2021 third quarter

Electricity regulatorElectricity Regulatory Authority (ERA) has cut electricity tariffs across Consumer Categories from July to September 2021 with the exception of Street Lighting, the agency has announced. According to the new End-User…

MTN revives CallerTunez Awards

MTN Uganda has revived the MTN CallerTunez Awards that will see artistes earn from their music and other content, every month for the duration of the promotion due to end in Dec…

Be confident and accept humble beginnings - Prof Maggie Kigozi tells young developers
Be confident and accept humble beginnings – Prof Maggie Kigozi tells young developers

Prof. Maggie Kigozi; a Ugandan Business Champion, Investment Promotion Expert, Entrepreneur, Farmer, Feminist, Chairperson of the Africa Scout Foundation, and Senior Consultant at the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has today asked young developers to work on their confidence and also respect humble beginnings.

Total CEO Patrick Pouyane and Energy Minister Goretti Kitutu signing the Host Agreement
Lake Albert Development Project: New Major Milestones Are Reached Between Government of Uganda and Total

During a meeting held between President Yoweri Museveni and Patrick Pouyanné, Chairman and CEO of Total, the Government of Uganda and Total have reached an agreement on the conditions of entry of the Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC) in the project as well as on the Host Government Agreement (HGA) which will govern the export pipeline project in Uganda.

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Airtel Uganda donates UltraSound scan to Bukwo district

On behalf of the Ministry of Health, the Permanent Secretary, Dr. Diana Atwine received a mobile ultrasound machine from Airtel Uganda as part of their safe motherhood program.

UTB CEO Lilly Ajarova with Joshua Cheptegei
UTB CEO Ajarova, Kiprotich Discuss Sports Tourism

The Chief Executive Officer of Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) Lilly Ajarova has today held a meeting with gold medalist Joshua Cheptegei and other sector players during which they discussed the possibility of using sports to boost Uganda’s tourism industry.

COVID-19 hits Stanbic Bank profits

Stanbic Bank’s profits dropped by 4.9 percent in the first six months of 2020, an indicator that the coronavirus pandemic has not spared even the highfliers in the industry.

UCC, UTB sign MoU to promote film tourism

On Monday, August 3, 2020, the CEOs of Uganda Tourism Board and Uganda Communications Commission signed a Memorandum of Understanding that details how they both plan to work together to improve Uganda’s brand as a film and tourism destination.

Oil & Gas: PAU Acquires More Land for Exploration

In a bid to expand Uganda’s gas and oil sector, the Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU) has embarked on Land Acquisition for Oil and Gas Projects and revealed that Project Affected People (PAPs) will be adequately compensated.

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UNOC Imports 1,000,000 Litres of Diesel to Curb COVID-19 Fuel Shortage

The Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC) has imported over 1,000,000 liters of diesel in a bid to encounter the fuel shortage that was caused by the Corona-virus (COVID-19) outbreak, which has seen many countries, including Uganda, close borders to truck drivers, who are the main transporters of fuel.