Crane Bank to list on Uganda Securities Exchange in April

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Kampala- Ugandans will in the next three-and-half months have an opportunity to own Crane Bank after an announcement by the financial institution that the management is looking to list on the Uganda Securities Exchange (USE) by April this year.

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South Sudanese refugee numbers hit 40,000

The number of refugees fleeing the raging conflict in South Sudan into Uganda has increased to 40,000.

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The Uganda Red Cross and international relief agencies said the number of Sudanese crossing to Uganda daily by road in the West Nile districts of Adjumani and Arua is worrying and has strained available relief support, with a disturbing probability of the current figures reaching 100,000 by February.

Museveni meets S. Sudan's Rebecca Garang

RWAKITURA - President Yoweri Museveni held a meeting with Mrs. Rebecca Nyandeng Garang De Mabior, the adviser on human rights and gender of South Sudan President Salva Kiir Mayardit.

EAC partner states start talks on uniform call rates

Plans to harmonise communication rates in the East African region have taken shape.

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The first technical committee meeting for ICT cluster of Northern Corridor integration projects comprising of Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda, and South Sudan sat in Kampala yesterday and agreed to have both mobile communication, and broadband charges cut and unified.

Online gorilla trekking permits start as tour operators concede

The misunderstanding between the Association of Uganda Tour Operators (Auto) and Uganda Wildlife Authority could come to an end after tour operators agreed to the terms for the online gorilla trekking permits that became functional on January 1.