Category «Business»

“Kavera” ban to be implemented soon- Minister Kitutu

By Benjamin Jumbe The government is committed to fully implementing the ban on polythene packaging material commonly known as Kavera. The assurance is given by the state minister for environment Dr Mary Goretti Kitutu at a time government is accused of dragging its feet on implementation of the ban unlike Kenya which has fully implemented …

Museveni voices EAC concerns on EPAs to EU commission chief

President Yoweri Museveni has asked European Union Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to address the concerns raised by East African Community (EAC) member states on the Economic Partnership Agreements. Leading a delegation of EA trade ministers to the meeting at the EU headquarters in Brussels, President Museveni, who is also Chairperson of the EAC, noted that …

CCCC construction company gets global recognition

Mukono-Katosi road construction

By Samuel Ssebuliba China Communications Constructions Company (CCCC) a company behind construction of the Kampala-Entebbe Expressway has been ranked number three out of the 250 global construction companies by Engineering News Record (ENR), an American weekly magazine that provides news, analysis, data and opinion for the construction industry worldwide, in its 2017 survey. According to …

Uganda to host first milk exhibition

By Ritah Kemigisa Uganda is set to hold the first milk show aimed at engaging and promoting milk producing communities. The show scheduled to take place on Friday, 22nd September at the National Museum has been organized with help from the Ethnographic Museum of Zurich in Switzerland and Igongo Cultural Centre. The exhibition is running …