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Trade volume between Uganda and Türkiye expands: Turkish envoy

Anadolu Agency 22 May 2023
Türkiye's Ambassador to Uganda Mehmet Fatih Ak has said trade and investment opportunities are abundant in Uganda for Turkish investors in various sectors ... Uganda exports to Türkiye a wide range of products, including coffee, tea, vanilla, cocoa beans, processed fruit, fish, and handicrafts, among others.

Actor Forest Whitaker finally sets foot in Scotland – nearly 20 years after winning an ...

The Daily Mail 20 May 2023
Amin, who served as president of Uganda for eight years after leading a military coup in ... Part of his self-bestowed title declared he was ‘Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular’.

Uganda hails cooperation with China in agricultural sector

Xinhua 18 May 2023
KAMPALA, May 18 (Xinhua) -- Uganda on Thursday hailed its tripartite cooperation with China and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) under the South-South cooperation framework ... FAO, Uganda and China early this year launched the third phase of the FAO-China-Uganda South-South Cooperation project.

MP seeking to stop Chinese fish from flooding Kenyan market

B & FT Online 14 Apr 2023
Legislator wants excised duty on fish imports introduced The legislator argued fish imports from China are cheaper and driving local fish traders out of business. Reports have shown fish imports have been rising in recent years, save for 2020 because of the effects of Covid-19 pandemic ... Other sources of fish are Norway, Tanzania, India and Uganda.

Kenya likely to introduce Bill to stop fish imports from China

Beijing News 07 Apr 2023
Member of Parliament of Kenya's Alego Usonga, Samuel Atandi is likely to introduce a Bill to amend Excise Duty Act 2015 to halt fish imports from China, Kenya based The Star newspaper reported ... "Currently, fish imports from China are cheaper than locally produced fish ... Other sources of fish are Norway, Tanzania, India and Uganda.

ODREK RWABWOGO: The ties that bind

Business Day 02 Mar 2023
This week presidents Cyril Ramaphosa and Yoweri Museveni preside over the first SA-Uganda trade, investment and tourism summit ... However, few partnerships hold more promise than that of Uganda and SA ... Uganda’s exports to SA include cotton, gold, fish fillets, tobacco, coffee and fresh flowers.

Ilemi Triangle spat: how resources fuel East Africa's border conflicts

Beijing News 17 Feb 2023
Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo are locked in a dispute over the ownership of parts of Lake Albert ... Similarly, Tanzania and Malawi are at loggerheads over the oil-rich area around Lake Malawi (Nyasaland), while Kenya and Uganda have been quarrelling over the waters, fish and possible crude oil of Lake Victoria's Migingo Island.

Amina Luqman-Dawson's 'Freewater' wins Newbery, more books honored at 2023 Youth Media Awards

The Lexington Dispatch 31 Jan 2023
The power of the written word is more than mere child's play ... 5 new books this week ... “Big Dreams, Small Fish,” by Paula Cohen; “The Very Best Sukkah. A Story from Uganda,” by Shoshana Nambi, illustrated by Moran Yogev; and “Sitting Shiva,” written by Erin Silver, illustrated by Michelle TheodoreMiddle grade honors ... .

Feature: China moves to fast-track agriculture production in Uganda

People Daily 03 Jan 2023
1 (Xinhua) -- On a hot December day in the Wakiso district in Uganda's Central Region, 56-year-old Chinese agriculture expert Chen Taihua, gazing at the fish ponds at the Chinese-built agriculture center, was deep in thought of how lessons learnt back home can be implemented in rural Uganda to pull millions of people out of poverty.

Who paid the price for Uganda’s refugee fraud scandal (and who didn’t)?

The New Humanitarian 07 Dec 2022
In 2018, as Uganda was catering for hundreds of thousands of South Sudanese escaping conflict across the border, a major corruption and mismanagement scandal hit the country's widely praised refugee programme ... An audit found the agency’s Uganda office had also mismanaged donor funds ... Your sources argue that Uganda avoided full accountability.

CSIR organises Healthy Food Africa workshop to promote good nutrition

Business Ghana 07 Dec 2022
“These countries are Ghana, Benin, Kenya, Uganda, Zambia and Ethiopia. Some of the countries have issues with poor sustainability of their crop production, fish production, small animal production or the integration of either of these so,we are finding solutions to making ...

SGS Updates Businesses On Changes Affecting Uganda's Pvoc Program

MENA FN 08 Nov 2022
(MENAFN - Online PR Media) SGS expert looks at recent updates to mandatory product standards, testing requirements and restrictions on fishing gear that affect exporters to Uganda.Online PR News... .
photo: Creative Commons / Michael Shade
A river boat crossing the Nile in Uganda

Nile banks in Uganda choking on factory pollution

Taipei Times 02 Nov 2022
AFP, JINJA, Uganda. As tourists pose for selfies on the shores of Lake Victoria in Uganda, factories within spitting distance of the source of the Nile dump their waste directly into Africa’s longest river ... Fisherman Jowali Kitagenda prepares to cast his net to catch fish on the Nile in Jinja, Uganda, on Oct ... “At times the fish die in the water.”.

The remarkable success of the East African Asians

The Spectator 02 Nov 2022
His Excellency, President for Life, Field Marshal Al Hadji Doctor Idi Amin Dada, VC, DSO, MC, CBE, Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular.’ So expulsion it was, to hell with the consequences ... Uganda has put the past firmly behind it.

These are the 5 best schools in the world. Any guesses where they are?

Hindustan Times 19 Oct 2022
Schools in Scotland, Uganda, Chile, Philippines and the United States won at the inaugural "world’s best school prizes" on Wednesday ... They were also appreciated for providing new habitats for fish. Uganda's Project Shelter Wakadogo which started as just two classrooms and now ...

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