Trading and commerce news from Uganda


Uganda , Monday 21 May 2018

Financial News Uganda: Electronic FX takes hold in sub-Saharan Africa - Euromoney magazine

News channel or source: https://www.euromoney.com/article/b187h5bf5x7yzs/electronic-fx-takes-hold-in-sub-saharan-africa
Publication date: hursday 17 May 2018

Euromoney magazineElectronic FX takes hold in sub-Saharan AfricaEuromoney magazineOne observation that can be confidently applied across the region is that there has been a shift away from voice channels to a more click-and-deal model for FX trading, prompted by l...

Financial News Uganda: AFRICA-FX-Ghana, Zambia currencies to weaken, others to remain steady - Nasdaq

News channel or source: https://www.nasdaq.com/article/africafxghana-zambia-currencies-to-weaken-others-to-remain-steady-20180517-00921
Publication date: hursday 17 May 2018

NasdaqAFRICA-FX-Ghana, Zambia currencies to weaken, others to remain steadyNasdaqUGANDA. The Uganda shilling is seen trading stable over the next one week with players seen unwilling to take hard currency positions at levels weaker than 3,720. At 1046 GMT commerci...

Financial News Uganda: Standard Bank and ICBC celebrate 10 years of Partnership - East African Business Week

News channel or source: http://www.busiweek.com/standard-bank-and-icbc-celebrate-10-years-of-partnership/
Publication date: Friday 18 May 2018

East African Business WeekStandard Bank and ICBC celebrate 10 years of PartnershipEast African Business WeekKAMPALA, UGANDA- Stanbic Bank and the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) have celebrated ten years of partnership by hosting a high level Busine...

Financial News Uganda: FBCCI to explore investment, export opportunities in Africa - bdnews24.com

News channel or source: https://bdnews24.com/business/2018/05/20/fbcci-to-explore-investment-export-opportunities-in-africa
Publication date: Sunday 20 May 2018

bdnews24.comFBCCI to explore investment, export opportunities in Africabdnews24.comThey are also keen to take land on lease and invest in farming in the African countries particularly in Uganda, Ethiopia, Ghana, Liberia and Senegal. The business leaders will also ...

Financial News Uganda: Binance Founder Confirms Attendance at the African Blockchain Conference Uganda - bitcoinke.io

News channel or source: https://bitcoinke.io/2018/04/binance-ceo-african-blockchain-conference/
Publication date: hursday 26 April 2018

bitcoinke.ioBinance Founder Confirms Attendance at the African Blockchain Conference Ugandabitcoinke.ioBinance is one of the newest crypto exchanges but has already gained popularity in the blockchain community thanks to its impressive coin offerings and insanely ...

Financial News Uganda: Illicit ivory trade: Uganda is a country of primary concern in - Chwezi Traveller (blog)

News channel or source: http://www.chwezitraveller.com/news/cites-uganda-is-a-country-of-primary-concern-in-illicit-ivory-trade/
Publication date: Friday 04 May 2018

Chwezi Traveller (blog)Illicit ivory trade: Uganda is a country of primary concern inChwezi Traveller (blog)To bridge this gap, I set out to study illegal ivory traders in Uganda. Between 2012 and 2017 I interviewed a wide range of illegal ivory traders. I gained ...

Financial News Uganda: Will positioning of Uganda in Africa free trade area ensure tangible gains? - Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)

News channel or source: http://www.monitor.co.ug/OpEd/Commentary/positioning-Uganda-Africa-free-trade-area-ensure-tangible-gains-/689364-4566914-po9qcp/index.html
Publication date: hursday 17 May 2018

Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)Will positioning of Uganda in Africa free trade area ensure tangible gains?Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)To understand the intricacies of economic bloc formation, it is important to note that what, for instance, is called ...

Financial News Uganda: Make charcoal economy sustainable without destroying our forest cover - Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)

News channel or source: http://www.monitor.co.ug/OpEd/Commentary/Make-charcoal-economy-sustainable-destroying-forest-cover/689364-4566896-r0lq1u/index.html
Publication date: hursday 17 May 2018

Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)Make charcoal economy sustainable without destroying our forest coverDaily Monitor (press release) (blog)... Charcoal Survey for Uganda concluded that vegetation cover significantly reduced from 45 per cent in 1990 to about 11.7...

Financial News Uganda: 40 Ugandan women rescued in Thailand - The Observer

News channel or source: http://observer.ug/news/headlines/57703-ugandan-girls-rescued-in-thailand.html
Publication date: Friday 18 May 2018

The Observer40 Ugandan women rescued in ThailandThe ObserverOver 40 Ugandan women have been rescued from a human trafficking racket in a Wednesday sweep in Thailand by Thai authorities. The girls were reportedly enroute to several Asian countries of Brunei, Daruss...

Financial News Uganda: Uganda to grow by 5.5%- World Bank - East African Business Week

News channel or source: http://www.busiweek.com/uganda-to-grow-by-5-5-world-bank/
Publication date: Friday 18 May 2018

East African Business WeekUganda to grow by 5.5%- World BankEast African Business WeekKAMPALA, UGANDA–Uganda's economy is expected to grow at 5.5 percent this year, rising above 6 percent all through to 2019, according to the World Bank's 11th Uganda Eco...

Financial News Uganda: 34 SME's graduate as the first cohort of Stanbic's Business Incubator - East African Business Week

News channel or source: http://www.busiweek.com/34-smes-graduate-as-the-first-cohort-of-stanbics-business-incubator/
Publication date: Friday 18 May 2018

East African Business Week34 SME's graduate as the first cohort of Stanbic's Business IncubatorEast African Business WeekBusiness sustainability is a major problem among Ugandan SMEs. Statistics indicate that despite their importance to the economy where t...

Financial News Uganda: Women 4 Women Awards launched to inspire Ugandan women - The Observer

News channel or source: http://observer.ug/news/headlines/57704-women-4-women-awards-launched-to-inspire-ugandan-women.html
Publication date: Friday 18 May 2018

The ObserverWomen 4 Women Awards launched to inspire Ugandan womenThe ObserverWOMEN ON ECONOMY. According to Clara Mira, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) resident representative for Uganda, when women do better, everybody does better. “Through our research ...

Financial News Uganda: Knock, two zeroes, Uganda shilling, museveni - Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)

News channel or source: http://www.monitor.co.ug/OpEd/columnists/AllanTacca/Knock-off-two-zeroes-Uganda-shilling/878694-4570360-vql1ka/index.html
Publication date: Saturday 19 May 2018

Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)Knock, two zeroes, Uganda shilling, museveniDaily Monitor (press release) (blog)Cycles of industrial labour turmoil, socio-economic policy shifts, inflation, the decline in British manufacturing and the rise of Japanese, Chinese...

Financial News Uganda: Adoko Nekyon and his role in the failure of Uganda - Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)

News channel or source: http://www.monitor.co.ug/Magazines/PeoplePower/Adoko-Nekyon-role-failure-Uganda/689844-4570424-w8c6moz/index.html
Publication date: Sunday 20 May 2018

Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)Adoko Nekyon and his role in the failure of UgandaDaily Monitor (press release) (blog)Thus Nekyon was not on the UPC delegation to the final London negotiations on Uganda independence. Nekyon later described the negotiations as ...

Financial News Uganda: City forex bureau sues Bank of Uganda - Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)

News channel or source: http://www.monitor.co.ug/News/National/City-forex-bureau-sues-Bank-Uganda/688334-4569512-12mlkty/index.html
Publication date: Saturday 19 May 2018

Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)City forex bureau sues Bank of UgandaDaily Monitor (press release) (blog)“From the commencement of the business, the applicant has at all times complied with its obligations as a forex bureau and money remittance service provi...