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Philips announces collaboration with PowerFree Education Technology (PET) to commercialize innovative Wind-Up Fetal Heart Rate Monitor
African Press Organization - APO - 03 Oct, 2014
JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, October 3, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ --
flydubai reaches milestone 80 destinations with addition of three new routes in East Africa
African Press Organization - APO - 28 Aug, 2014
Dubai, UAE, August 28, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Dubai-based flydubai ( today announced the addition of three new East African routes, bringing the total number of destinations in the carrier's network to 80. With the launch of flights in September 2014 to Bujumbura in Burundi, Entebbe in Uganda and Kigali in Rwanda, flydubai will fly to nine destinations in Africa.
Uganda Securities Exchange - 25 Jan, 2007
Trading today at the Uganda Securities Exchange witnessed the official listing of Stanbic Bank Uganda Limited, with its share price opening at Ushs 150 per share, oscillating to a high of Ushs 240 per share before closing the session at Ushs 205 per share. The counter recorded a total turnover of Ushs 4,718,169,
New Vision listed
Uganda Securities Exchange - 16 Dec, 2004
Trading today at the Uganda Securities Exchange saw the official listing of New Vision Printing and Publishing Company Limited, with the Share price opening at Ushs. 235, and closing the session at Ushs 245.
NSE shares computerized
Uganda Securities Exchange - 18 Nov, 2004
The Nairobi Stock exchange will start electronic trading tomorrow, 19th Nov 2004.
The New Vision up for sale
Uganda Securities Exchange - 24 Sep, 2004  [1 Comments]
Government has offered 20% of its stake in The New Vision Printing and Publishing Company Ltd (NVPPL) to the public at a price of Ushs 200 per share.

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Adobe PDF Document USE Quarterly Bulletin July - Sep 2006
Uganda Securities Exchange - 17 Oct, 2006
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Market Announcements
East African Breweries Limited - 01 Mar, 2007
East African Breweries Limited - 27 Feb, 2007
Uganda Securities Exchange - 14 Feb, 2006
Uganda Clays Limited announced an Interim Dividend
Uganda Clays Limited - 16 Nov, 2004
EABL announce dividend
East African Breweries Limited - 31 Aug, 2004  [1 Comments]

Top Company Press Releases
Vatican / Audience with the President of Uganda: peaceful co-existence between social and religious groups
African Press Organization - APO - 27 Oct, 2014
VATICAN, Holy See, October 27, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Today the Holy Father Francis received in audience in the Vatican Apostolic Palace the president of the Republic of Uganda, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, who subsequently met with Cardinal Secretary of State Pietro Parolin, accompanied by Archbishop Dominique Mamberti, secretary for Relations with States.
British American Tobacco Uganda Limited - 12 Mar, 2007
British American Tobacco released their audited results for the year ended 31 December 2006 and no dividend was recommended. The AGM is scheduled to take place in May 2007.

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IMF Concludes Mission to Uganda on the Third Review of the PSI
African Press Organization - APO - 30 Oct, 2014
KAMPALA, Uganda, October 30, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- A team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) visited Kampala to conduct the third review of Uganda's economic program supported by the Policy Support Instrument (PSI). The mission met with Hon. Maria Kiwanuka, Minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Development; Professor Emmanuel Tumusiime Mutebile, Governor of the Bank of Uganda; Mr. Keith Muhakanizi, Permanent Secretary/Secretary of Treasury; and other senior government officials, parliamentarians, and representatives from the business and international communities.
SEK 1.35 billion to new Development Cooperation Strategy for Uganda
African Press Organization - APO - 24 July, 2014
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 24, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The Government today adopted a new development cooperation strategy for Uganda for 2014-2018. Sweden's total support is estimated at SEK 1.35 billion (approx. 200 MUSD).
Government Officials from East Africa discuss Risks to Public Finances in the Region
African Press Organization - APO - 10 May, 2014
KAMPALA, Uganda, May 10, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The International Monetary Fund's Regional Technical Assistance Center for East Africa (IMF- East AFRITAC) held a workshop on "Fiscal Risks: Identification, Reporting and Management" in Entebbe, Uganda during the period April 28 " May 1, 2014.
IMF Executive Board Completes First PSI Review for Uganda
African Press Organization - APO - 19 Dec, 2013
KAMPALA, Uganda, December 19, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed today the first review of Uganda's economic performance under the program supported by the Policy Support Instrument (PSI). The Board's decision was taken on a lapse of time basis.1
Uganda and IMF Team Reach Staff-Level Agreement on a new PSI Program
African Press Organization - APO - 15 May, 2013
KAMPALA, Uganda, May 15, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- A team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) visited Kampala during April 29-May 14, 2013 for discussions with the Ugandan authorities in the context of the 2013 Article IV consultation, sixth and final review of the current Policy Support Instrument (PSI) arrangement, and negotiations on a new three-year arrangement under the PSI. The mission met with President Museveni, Hon. Kiwanuka, Minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, and Prof.
FAO's support in transforming the agriculture sector in Uganda / Uganda encouraged to embrace commercial farming
African Press Organization - APO - 08 Mar, 2013
ROME, Italy, March 8, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- FAO Director-General Jose Graziano da Silva met with Ugandan Vice-President Edward Sekandi to discuss ways to ensure food security for all Ugandans and reduce poverty by supporting rural smallholders in the country's agriculture sector.
Uganda has paid back misused aid funds
African Press Organization - APO - 06 Feb, 2013
OSLO, Norway, February 6, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Uganda has transferred NOK 23 million to Norway in repayment for aid funds that had been misappropriated. Minister of International Development Heikki Eidsvoll Holmås commented, "This is the largest single repayment we have ever received."
African Press Organization - APO - 05 Feb, 2013
ROME, Italy, February 5, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Minister Terzi met today at the foreign ministry in Rome with his Ugandan colleague Sam Kutesa in the margins of the meeting "New approaches to the Security Council reform". Central to their discussions was satisfaction for the excellent trend in bilateral relations, not least in the wake of the recent visits by government delegations to Kampala for October's 50th anniversary of Uganda's independence, and a Ugandan delegation led by Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi to Rome in December.
Land Administration: Success for the Regional Event in Kampala
African Press Organization - APO - 23 Jan, 2013
KAMPALA, Uganda, January 23, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- IGN France International (, the leader of the international consortium engaged in the Design, Supply, Installation, Implementation of the Lands Information System and Securing of Land Records (DeSIILISoR) project in Uganda organized a regional conference in Kampala, Uganda (January 17th and 18th) on the theme:
AfDB Approves US $24 million Equity Investment to Boost East African Development Bank's Balance Sheet
African Press Organization - APO - 16 Jan, 2013
TUNIS, Tunisia, January 16, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) ( has approved today an equity investment of US $24 million in the East African Development Bank (EADB) to strengthen its balance sheet and contribute to improve its international credit rating. In particular, US $10 million will be "paid in" with the balance in the form of callable capital.

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