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URA concerned about reduction in taxes on international trade

URA concerned about reduction in taxes on international trade

The international trade barriers have continued to stifle Uganda Revenue Authority efforts to collect revenues. The previous performance report indicated that international trade taxes posted a deficit of 89billion shillings while domestic taxes posted a surplus of 34 billion shillings. Now in the just released performance report for the month of October, the tax body says […]

Ronald Mugula voted sportsperson of October by USPA

The Uganda Sports Press Association at their monthly assembly has voted Ronald Mugula the sports personality for the month of October. Mugula who was last month crowned world kickboxing champion collected 495 points. He is the reigning European and Intercontinental continental champion on top of the world title. National insurance cooperation came in second with […]

Isaiah Omolo Ndiege suspended as Kyambogo University Vice Chancellor

Kyambogo University Council has indefinitely suspended the University Vice Chancellor Isaiah Omolo Ndiege. The decision was announced this afternoon by the council chairman Prof. John Okedi at a news conference. The University council had earlier sent Ndiege on a two month forced leave to pave way for investigations into allegations of gross mismanagement of university […]

Stanbic bank declared best performing bank

  The Bank of Uganda has announced that Stanbic bank Uganda Limited was the best performing primary dealer in Uganda government securities during the month of August 2012. The governor bank of Uganda, Tumusiime Mutebile also announces that for the previous 12 months the best performing primary dealers in Uganda security exchange were: August 2011 […]

People supposed to fast during Ramadan

  Ramadan is the ninth month on the Islamic faith calendar and a holy month according to the holy Quran. The Islamic principles prescribe fasting to every healthy adult Muslim. The sick, the children, weak, travelers, pregnant women and menstruating women are exempted from fasting. However many Muslims deliberately claim to be sick and shun […]

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