Category «Business»

Kenya’s night travel ban to be discussed at EAC summit

By Ritah Kemigisa The ministry of trade, industry and cooperatives says it will forward issues raised by traders affected by the night travel ban by the Kenyan government on public service vehicles to the East African Community (EAC) Heads of State Summit due to take place in Kampala next month. Last week the chairperson of the Kampala City Traders …

“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 …