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President Museveni has approved shs. 500billion to boost technological innovations in the country. The announcement was made yesterday while addressing innovators, government officials and investors in the national Science week at Kololo Ceremony Grounds. He also permitted tax exemption for locally produced innovations just entering the market. Museveni promised Dr. Monica Musenero, Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation that just like the government investment in the Parish Development Model(PDM), government will invest too in innovations and okayed the proposed budget. Finance Minister Hon. Matia Kasaija added his support claiming the innovations displayed speaks volumes and needs special vote support where…

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The UAE- Trade Mission East Africa 2023 which is a two day Economic Trade Forum kick-started today 8th November and closing with a dinner on 9th at the Kampala Sheraton Hotel. The trade mission which was organised by Private Sector Foundation Uganda, Uganda Investment Authority, Ministry of Trade and the UAE Trade delegations, Sharjah Exports Development Center aims at boosting Trade relations between the two nations. Since it’s enactment in 2021, both partners have registered tremendous increase in exports with Uganda’s exports increasing from $126m to $880m from 2021 to 2023, focusing on gold, coffee and fish and imports such…

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Uganda Revenue Authority web portal has entered the 2nd day without clients being able to access it. The decorated revenue portal that was rich with several self-service options such as KAKASA with Efris, Self Service, Career among others has been down since yesterday early morning restricting log in by clients. This uncertain shutdown left many people wondering whether it was hacked by some anonymous IT genius for reasons yet to be understood. URA later released a public notice that the Campusa Magazine saw claiming that their portal is currently undergoing some technical upgrade and they apologized for the incident. With…

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Muslims Mps in the Finance Committee of Parliament were shocked and disputed the assertion by Bank of Uganda regarding the absence of scholars due to limited qualifications to sit on the Council, and prohibition in the law for the bank not to take advice from any one. On this note, MPs asked the Central Bank to provide evidence against the decision. The Clause in the Financial Act is up for amendment to contain Islamic banking in the next financial year, a move that started in 2019 to operationalise it. In 2004, BOU worked with Parliament to ensure the Legislation enabling…

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Most times most people are not guided on retirement plan benefits and for that matter find it not necessary and hard to start. It is only right to have a retirement plan as soon as one starts receiving pay checks/salaries or dividends from their businesses. There are so many reasons for being unable to save for retirement like financial hardship, having to take time off to look after a loved one, having accumulated medical and college debt. However with all that setback, you can still take advantage and save. It’s never too late to start. In your 30s? If you…

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Suitable applicants are requested to submit interests on the following vacant positions in URA Staff Sacco. Deadline for Submission for the below job vacancies are 17th March 2023. Check below for how to apply. Vacant positions includes as detailed below: Finance Manager, Office Assistant, Accounts officers, Supervisor internal Audit, Office Systems Administrator, Loan Officer, Human Resource Officer etc Finance Manager (01) Job Descriptions As a key member of the Executive Management team, The Manager Finance will direct and oversee the financial activities of the organization, direct the preparation of current financial reports and summaries, and create forecasts predicting future growth.…

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The following positions are vacant and we encourage our interested followers to check them out . Administrator, Marketing & Communication Officer, Human Resource Officer are needed at The African Rural University. Send application, CV with at least 3 referees within the next seven days to vc@aru.ac.ug while copying krose@aru.ac.ug. For more details visit web. Marketers & Chief Baker are needed at LACHEM BAKERY located in Nakawa-Kampala, at least Diploma or Degree is required for each position. Send application before 6th Feb 2023 to lachembakery.ug@gmail.com. Human Resource and Administration Officer is needed at Uganda Biodiversity Fund (UBF) which is an independent…

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The following Job vacancies are open for you. As we always update you with available employment opportunities around you. We encourage you to try them out as we inspire, educate and entertain. Needed at MACKS CAPITAL LIMITED( Bank, Oil and Security) Send applications to HR, Macks Capital Ltd P.O.Box 27425 Kampala Hand deliver or send mail to mackcapital@gmail.com For more information call 07505649495 or 0784358018 EQUITY Bank Send applications, CVS and related documents to recruitment@equitybank.co.ug not later than 3rd February 2023 More information can be accessed on the bank’s website. Job Title: Senior Financial Accountant Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Limited…

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In order to reach targeted audience, companies/organizations use the 4 Ps to create marketing plans and strategies to effectively market their brands. It’s fundamental that a company narrows down key marketing criteria that communicates well the product. Product, Price Place and Promotion known as 4Ps are examples of tools and methodologies marketers use to achieve their marketing objectives. This helps the dynamic social and political realities of their time and target market. Product: it is the goods or services produced and being marketed. Some successful products/services create demand due to the satisfaction offered to clients. While creating a product or…

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URA enforcement officers nabbed a Congolese national carrying fake dollar bills in five packages amounting to USD 100,000 each in Bwera, Kasese District. This was during a routine spot check in the area. The notes were concealed in luggage belonging to Mukono Patrick a 24-year-old Congolese who said he was oblivious of the contents in his luggage. The suspect informed police that he was only a courier, given a package by undisclosed men in Democratic Republic of Congo for delivery in Kampala. The suspect has since been charged on counts of possession of would-be counterfeit goods and illegal entry into…

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