On Friday, March 22, 2019, the acting Executive Director of Uganda Investment Authority (UIA), Mr. Lawrence Byensi, gave an exclusive interview for The Daily Monitor/NTV which dealt with wide-ranging issues. […]

The Egyptian government has developed an ambitious industrialization strategy targeting Uganda and other African markets, especially in manufacturing, agriculture and infrastructure sectors. This has been disclosed by the First Assistant […]

In the wake of the need to recognize the contribution of Uganda’s SMEs and celebrate the entrepreneurs that have contributed to wealth and job creation in Uganda, KPMG and Daily […]

Investment Authority’s Executive Director Jolly Kaguhangire has pledged to speed up the process of land compensation for families affected by industrial park development in Mbale. Mrs. Kaguhangire was speaking during […]

UNIDO ITPO Tokyo​ invited​ ​Ms. Hope Waira, Senior Investment Executive from Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) from 22 May to 2 June 2017. Ms. Waira has been working at UIA for […]

Investor Consultative and Facilitation Conference 2017

As a means of getting feedback from both foreign and local investors, Uganda Investment Authority organized a one day investor consultative and facilitation conference at hotel Africana to engage the […]

Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) in collaboration with the Uganda Industrial Research Institute (UIRI) conducted a technical skills training in candle making, mushroom growing and value addition from the 29th May […]

Hon. Evelyn Anite has called upon all frustrated investors to report corruption incidents in the Uganda Investment Authority. She made these remarks today 8th May 2017 at the Investment Center […]

On Tuesday 02 May 2017, Uganda Investment Authority had the pleasure of hosting 48 final year students from Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Business and Management Sciences […]

The Executive Director of Uganda Investment Authority, Mrs. Jolly K Kaguhangire accompanied HE President Yoweri Museveni and the First Lady on a three day working visit to Qatar aimed at […]

Uganda Investment Authority in partnership with the China Enterprises Chamber of Commerce in Uganda is organizing a half day forum based in the theme: Leveraging China’s Cooperation to Fast-Track Uganda’s […]

Following a high level dialogue organized on 11th/04/2017 by UNDP at Imperial Royale Hotel under the theme “Realizing the promises of Green Growth; Promoting Sustainable Industrialization in Uganda, Dr. Arkebe Oqubay […]

PRESS BRIEF REFOCUSING UIA IN THE NEXT 100 DAYS Tuesday 11th April 2017 Following my appointment by the Board of Directors as Executive Director for the Uganda Investment Authority (UIA), […]

On Tuesday, 7th February 2017, the Minister of State for Investment and Privatization, Hon. Evelyn Anite paid a courtesy visit to the Investors’ One Stop Center, at UIA. She inspected the various stalls of […]

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) set up under the Investment Code 1991 is a statutory agency mandated to initiate and support measures that enhance investment in Uganda and advise […]

Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) officials on the Presidential Investor Round Table (PIRT) Tourism Technical Working Group (TWG) pose for a photo with Officials from the Department of Immigration, Uganda Tourism Board, […]

PRESS RELEASE eBiz: The Investors’ One Stop Centre Portal Tuesday 7th February 2017   Today morning, Hon Evelyn Anite, Minister of State for Investment and Privatisation in the Ministry of […]

Muppets to Gazelles is a project that started in 2014 run by Eindhoven University of Technology with support from Uganda Investment Authority (UIA), Makerere Business School (MUBS) and Uganda Women […]

A 2 man delegation from the United States of America visited UIA for a fact finding mission about poultry production in Uganda. Mr. Christopher Kontonasios, the Chief Operations Manager of […]

Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) was directed by Cabinet under Minute CT 52 (2014) to transform itself into a One Stop Centre for Investors, thereby bringing all investor-related services under one roof. This […]

Press Release 8th December 2016 The Home is Best Diaspora Summit 2016 Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Bank of Uganda, is […]

This morning, Tuesday 6th December 2016, Hon. David Bahati, the Minister of State for Planning in the Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, presided over the hand over and […]

South African delegation led by Dr. Christian Koch, a catalyst specialist from AlphaKat Technology (sited at extreme left) with UIA investment executives after a meeting. They wish to introduce KDV- […]

On 29th November 2016, the Buganda Kingdom in partnership with Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) and other stakeholders organized the Buganda Investment Forum with the theme ‘Affordable Housing for Development’. While […]

The 3rd UAE Trade Mission Conference is taking place over two days from Monday 28th November and ending Tuesday 29th November 2016 at the Kampala Sheraton Hotel. The conference was […]

Uganda Investment Authority was approached by the Algerian Embassy to assist organize members of the Ugandan Business Community to attend the African Investment and Business Forum to take place in […]

UIA oyster mushroom training

Uganda Investment Authority in partnership with Uganda industrial Research Institute is implementing a Micro, Medium and Small Enterprises (MSMEs) technical skills training program in different parts of the country in […]

During the Presidential Investors Round Table (PIRT) 5 meeting held last week at Statehouse Entebbe, the President, H.E Yoweri Museveni pronounced himself on the need to remove VAT taxation on […]

Group picture with HE the Vice President and Ugandas Ambassador to China Amb Wagidoso

A Uganda Investment Promotion Seminar was held in Chongqing, China, yesterday, November 10th 2016. Uganda Investment Authority’s Director Lands Development, Mr. Hamza Galiwango is part of Uganda’s government delegation led […]

As a means of giving back to the community around Kampala Industrial and Business Park, UIA came up with an annual Corporate Social Responsibility drive that targets the communities of […]