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Business

Investing in Uganda’s Tourism Sector | Dr Andrew G. Seguya | Ag. Executive Director, CEO | Uganda Wildlife Authority

This presentation has been modified but formed the bulk of Dr. Andrew Seguya’s discussion on investment opportunities in Uganda’s National Parks during the Uganda Canadian Business and Social Convention in Vancouver...


The New Spirit of Africa | Ethiopian Airlines To Fly Direct to Toronto, Canada Effective 16th July 2012 – Partners with Virgin America

1. New Flights to Cotonou Ethiopian Airlines, the fastest growing African airline, is proud to announce that effective 15 June 2012; it has launched non-stop flights to its new destination Cotonou, the economic capital of the R...



Photo gallery | The Uganda Canadian Business & Social Convention – A Recap of the 3 Days at the Sheraton Wall Center, Vancouver BC.

The Canada Day long weekend in the city of Vancouver, British Columbia is a now in the history books. But it was great to see Ugandans living in Canada congregated for what was dubbed the first Ugandan Canadian Business and Soc...



The Province | Building bridges to Uganda – Convention aims to ‘strengthen Canada and help build a new Uganda’

John Halani finds it difficult to talk about the powerful emotions that stir in him when he is asked about Uganda. But the passion in his eyes speaks volumes to the connections he has to his African homeland. Like many in Bri...


US – AFRICA Infrastructure Conference 2012 | Energy, Transportation, Water, ICT. Foundation for Economic Growth

  PLENARY I: “Infrastructure in Africa: Solutions for Growing Demands” In the Opening Plenary, “Infrastructure in Africa: Solutions for Growing Demands,” moderator Ambassador Robert Perry began the discussion by co...



Five more Days To Vancouver – A message from Carol Magambo – Canada Convention Chair

Vancouver, British Columbia is gearing up to welcome everyone to the Uganda-Canada Business and Social Convention come June 29th to July 2nd. The first of its kind in this beautiful city, the Convention will be a smorgasbord of...



Vancouver – A Travel Advisory To Those Planning To Attend The Canada Convention

Vancouver: A Travel Advisory Dennis Matanda My friend Mary Kawuma and I were having a Facebook chat a few months ago when she, excitedly, told me she was going to be in Vancouver this June 2012 for the Uganda Canadian Business ...


Diaspora Infrastructure Development Workshop Coming To Dallas – In Less than Two Days!

On Saturday June 9th 2012 in the city of Hurst, Texas the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in conjunction with the World bank will hold an outreach workshop aimed at identifying Diaspora infrastructural talent. Findings from this wo...



Diaspora Infrastructure Development Workshop Coming To Dallas

On Saturday June 9th 2012 in the city of Hurst, Texas the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in conjunction with the World bank will hold an outreach workshop aimed at identifying Diaspora infrastructural talent. Findings from this wo...


Diaspora Ugandans wanted to fill new position in Kampala relocation will be compensated

A recruiting firm in the UK working with a reputable global company seeks a Finance Manager role to be based in Kampala. What we are principally looking for is: · A qualified accountant with at least 15 years experience, five ...



Tullow, partners to invest $750M in Uganda oil find – Reuters

Reuters ~ By Elias Biryabarema KAMPALA (Reuters) – UK-based oil explorer Tullow Oil plans to spend up to $750 million jointly with its partners in exploration and further drilling in Uganda this year as the east African c...



Ahead of I.P.O., Facebook Sets Price Range at $28 to $35 a Share.

New York Times ~ After shying away from the public markets for years, Facebook is ready for its debut. On Thursday, Facebook set the estimated price for its initial public offering at $28 to $35 a share, according to a revised ...


Western Union, MTN Announce Launch of Mobile Money Transfer Service in Uganda; Provides 9,000 Branded Mobile Phones

Press release – The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) and MTN Group (JSE: MTN) today announced the launch of a mobile money transfer service in Uganda, allowing MTN customers to send and receive money across borders using ...



Obama Nominates Jim Yong Kim To Head The World Bank

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will nominate Dartmouth College President Jim Yong Kim to head the World Bank, a surprise pick for the international financial institution’s top job, senior administration officials s...



Western Union and USAID Launch Second African Diaspora Marketplace With Small Business Workshops in Seven Cities

Western Union and USAID Launch Second African Diaspora Marketplace | With Small Business Workshops in Seven Cities ~ Tour kicks off second phase of successful initiative designed to create entrepreneurial solutions to economic...


Remittances, NGOs help Uganda Shilling firm vs US Dollar

By Elias Biryabarema, KAMPALA (Reuters) – The Uganda shilling firmed against the dollar for the second straight session on Tuesday, as greenback inflows from charities, offshore investors and Ugandans living oversea...



Kampala Property Market presentation by Judy R. Kyanda, MD, Knight Frank

Here is a presentation by the MD for Knight Frank at the recent East Africa Real Estate Investment-2011 Conference. Focus on East Africa, in conjunction with its strategic partners, is organising the East Africa Real Estate In...


Uganda to offer over 10,000 sq km for oil bids

By Ed Stoddard | CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Over 10,000 sq km with “high petroleum potential” has been relinquished in Uganda and will soon be available for relicencing along with unlicenced areas in acompetit...



East Africa Real Estate Investment Conference, Kampala, Nov 22nd – 23rd, 2011

Focus on East Africa, in conjunction with its strategic partners, is organising the East Africa Real Estate Investment-2011 (the conference). The conference will be held on 22 – 23 November 2011 in Kampala, Uganda and is ...



PIBID Introduces Tooke to the Ugandan American Market in Denver

By Ronnie Mayanja, UNAA Times Online ~ The UNAA Denver Convention served as the launching pad for a new product Tooke Flour that was supposed to be launched at the Sunday dinner but was delayed by the US Customs and never made ...


UK ~ Vanessa Mukasa, a Ugandan Fashion designer!

Vanessa is a Ugandan born fashion designer raised in London UK. The Vanessa Mukasa Metropical Deluxe Collection was inspired by her love of Uganda and the wealth of colour within the African prints. The unconventional mix of di...






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