KAMPALA, Dec 2 Uganda has contracted a South
African company to conduct a mineral survey and mapping exercise
in a northeast region that may hold substantial deposits of
gold, copper and other lucrative minerals.
KAMPALA Uganda said on Monday it had settled a tax dispute with international oil firms, clearing the way for Britain's Tullow Oil to revive plans to sell a stake in its assets and allow the firms to move to a final decision on development.
KAMPALA Uganda has lifted its objections to a South African firm conducting a study for a hydropower dam at a site on the River Nile where spectacular waterfalls and wild game have been a major tourist draw, the tourism minister said on Thursday.
KAMPALA A drone service firm is in talks with the Ugandan government on a deal to deliver blood packages, drugs and medical equipment to public health facilities, an executive told Reuters on Friday.
KAMPALA Uganda on Tuesday protested to Rwanda over the killing of two of its nationals by Rwandan security personnel and demanded that they be punished in a further sign of fraying relations between the neighbouring states.
KAMPALA Uganda will begin refurbishing its century-old rail network this month to boost bulk cargo transportation, after failing to secure $2.2 billion in Chinese funding for a new standard-gauge line, a senior rail official said on Wednesday. | Video
KAMPALA, Oct 30 Uganda has ordered telecoms
operators in the country to list on the local bourse, part of a
move to encourage local ownership of the sector, the regulator
said on Wednesday.
KAMPALA, Oct 23 The Ugandan shilling
weakened on Wednesday on the back of an upsurge in demand from
players in the interbank market looking to beef up their
KAMPALA, Oct 21 Uganda said on Monday its
economy was 11.6% larger than earlier thought after it rebased
its calculations, a move economists said was to incorporate new
sectors whose output had grown in recent years.
NEW YORK/KAMPALA Somali refugee Ramlo Ali Noor will never be reunited with her 16-year-old son in her new home in Columbus, Ohio. | Video