OIL & GAS: Consortium Of Five Firms Sign New Deal

A consortium of five organizations has commissioned two studies to define business opportunities in the agriculture, and housing sectors linked to Uganda’s emerging oil and gas economy, after government signed the Final Investment Decision (FID) for the crude oil pipeline, Tilenga and Kingfisher Oil development projects.

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Stanbic, KACITA Announce New Trade And Tax Partnership

BY BANKERS REPORTER Stanbic Bank and Kampala City Traders Association (KACITA), have gone into a partnership that will significantly ease traders’ ability to source goods from Asian markets as well as pay the stipulated taxes on the imported items. The partnership is expected to improve compliance as well as transform Uganda’s small and medium enterprises (SMEs), the majority of whom operate informally into formal businesses. Anne Juuko, Chief Executive Stanbic said: “SMEs are the heartbeat of the country employing over 2.5 million Ugandans, but they have been hit hard by…

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STANBIC’S NATURINDA MAKURU: Confronting Fraud and Cyber Security Risks

To articulate any meaningful proposal to confront Fraud and Cyber Security Risk especially in the 4th Industrial Revolution (4IR) it is necessary to revisit that key incidents whose sophistication in orchestration and scale of impact have in many ways shaped the current trends of the Cyber Security practice.

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