UIA Promotes Investment in Infrastructure via Webinar

UIA was last week able to promote infrastructure investment opportunities to potential investors from various companies in UK, France, Poland and Madagascar, via the Africa Business Venture e – platform. The platform provides a one stop shop solution to western companies wishing to invest in Africa.  Mr Hamza Galiwango, the Director Lands Development was the guest speaker during the webinar. The dialogue was recorded in…

UIA offers training in wine making

During the second week of February 2016, Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) in collaboration with Uganda Industrial Research Institute (UIRI) conducted a wine making skills training in Masindi district. The majority of the participants were fruit growers (mainly mangoes). The hands-on training equipped them with the required technical skills and exposure to appropriate technologies to add…

Home is Best 2015: Realizing my Dream Investment.

The Home is the Best 2015 Summit was held in Masaka town at the Brovad Hotel under the theme ‘Realizing my Dream Investment’. The core objectives of the summit were to: Rejuvenate the economy of Greater Masaka through increasing the productivity of agricultural products and investing in tourism services and the creation of tourism products;…

UIA undergoes a capacity building training facilitated by the Irish Government

The government of Ireland through its Africa Strategy Implementation Fund facilitated a 5 days training for 16 UIA officials on Strategic Investment and Export promotion from 1st-5th February 2016 at Royal Suites Bugolobi. The UIA Board is on its final stages of concluding a strategic plan 2016-2021 which is all about job creation. “We want to…

UIA staff trained in Strategic Investment and Export Promotion

A five day training on Strategic Investment and Export Promotion was undertaken by 16 participants from the UIA from 1st – 5th February 2016. The training was funded through the Government of Ireland’s Africa Strategy Implementation Fund. The Africa Strategy emphasises the role that increased trade and investment can have in enabling African countries to…