COVID-19 Grant: DFID financial support for garment and agricultural businesses with vulnerable supply chains in developing countries.

In response to the Coronavirus, Covid-19, the UK Government has set up COVID-19 Vulnerable Supply Chains Facility (VSCF). This initiative offers grants and/or technical assistance of the value between £200,000 and £600,000. The support is intended to ensure vulnerable workers and suppliers are prepared for the economic and social shocks of COVID-19. VSCF will support…

United Arab Emirates to host Uganda Convention

PRESS RELEASE United Arab Emirates to host Uganda Convention KAMPALA, UGANDA: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) diaspora in collaboration with the Uganda Embassy in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are organizing the third annual Uganda convention codenamed UAE-2019. Acting Director General of the Uganda Investment Authority Lawrence Byensi is therefore calling on Ugandan business community…

Vacancy-Administrative Assistant- Front Desk (Internal Advert)

Job Title:       Administrative Assistant- Front Desk Reports to:           Deputy Director- Human Resource & Admin Job Location:       UIA Head Office Directly Supervises:   N/A Job Summary Responsible for: Handling Front Office desk and administrative duties, including receiving visitors, answering phone calls, sorting and distributing incoming mails and operating the switch-board. Main…

Vacancy – Investment Executive – Finance (Expenditure)

Reports to:                Senior Investment Executive- Finance Job Location:            UIA Head Office Directly Supervises: N/A Job Summary Responsible for implementation of the payables process and ensuring all payments and related reporting is done in a timely manner. Ensuring all payments requests are supported by sufficient documents Initiating payments in the system and ensuring all payments, amounts,…

KIBP (Namanve) Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) Report

The Government of Uganda, through the Uganda Investment Authority (UIA), is supporting the development of the Kampala Industrial Business Park (KIBP), a major business and industrial park located 11 kilometers east of Kampala at Namanve. The proposed development will be a model business park, creating a business hub for a range of industries in a…