Access Power launches 2018 edition of the $7 million Access Co-Development Facility (ACF) competition powering Africa & Asia Access Power, a developer, owner and operator of power projects in emerging markets, today announced the launch of ACF 2018, the third edition of the highly successful funding and support platform for...
Mastercard (www.Mastercard.com) yesterday at the Mobile World Congress (www.MobileWorldCongress.com), announced that it will use Facebook Messenger to provide technology to small businesses in Africa and Asia to drive affordable acceptance of electronic and mobile payments. Access to digital payments will help these businesses expand to new markets, and unlock financial...
In a major boost to its Corporate Social Responsibility profile, Dangote Cement Plc (www.DangoteCement.com), Ibese Plant has announced a multi-million Naira educational scholarship award for 115 students from its 15 host communities for the 2017/2018 academic session. The Company said the scholarship has become an annual event meant to contribute...
Speaking at the commissioning of Henley Business Park last Thursday, State minister of finance for Investment and Privatization, Ms Evelyne Anite said with the private sector on board, Uganda can now achieve her industrialization strategy as it moves to attaining the middle income status by 2020. “We have a plan,...
  Some characteristics of successful women in business are natural, but some require hard work and dedication in order to learn fully. In order to become a truly successful business leader it is important to keep in mind that achieving success is not going to be easy but in the...
TOTAL Uganda card was unveiled to the press last Tuesday at Kampala Serena Hotel, by Mr. Florentin de Loppinot, the Managing Director, Total Uganda Limited. The new TOTAL card is a safe, simple and smart way of managing not only one’s fuel expenses but also  other personal expenses while...
Often times, it is challenging for several people to make money and uphold their businesses. Just as the years before, Forbes conducted a survey and its target was mainly towards 7 Ugandan  business men who are said to have founded businesses with an annual revenue of about $  50...
Trade, Industry and Cooperatives Minister, Hon Amelia Kyambadde has applauded Rosebud Flower Company among the fresh flower companies involved in international flower market, saying that the accolades from such sophisticated sector by the international community should be maintained by all actors in the same business. She noted in an interview...
Uganda is one of several countries in Sub-Saharan Africa that stands to benefit from a new World Bank financing facility that aims to support private sector access more affordable capital for investment. Speaking  during a workshop to brief private sector companies and Government of Uganda held at the Kampala Serena...