UIA upskills staff

Participants in the two-day Sector Deep Dive Profiling workshop The Authority has embarked on a series of trainings in order to enhance investment promotion, facilitation and aftercare services. This comes at a time when investors are looking to find investment opportunities as well as the requisite support services they need during their investment journey. Speaking…

From a battle field to Atiak Sugar factory

AMURU, UGANDA: Atiak sub-county in Kilaka County, 85km from Gulu city on Gulu-Nimule road is remembered by its history of the former rebels of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA). The Atiak massacre occurred on April 20, 1995, when a group of estimated 300 Lord’s Resistance Army soldiers led by Vincent Otti entered the northern Ugandan…

Uganda-Hunan (China) Cooperation Blossoms

What started as an exploratory investment and trade mission to Uganda in 2016 has now blossomed into a mutually beneficial cooperation between Uganda and Hunan province in China. President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, who is on a four-day working visit to China, at the invitation of his Chinese counterpart President Xi Jinping, will also be the…

Minister Anite visits Kapeeka, Namanve Parks

The State Minister of Finance (Investment and Privatisation), Evelyne Anite, has had a whistle-stop tour of Kampala Industrial and Business Park (KIBP) at Namanve and Liao Shen Industrial Park in Kapeeka to assess progress on various industrial establishments. At KIDP, Minister Anite toured the Burhani LPG Cylinder factory, going through the entire production chain. According…

Soroti Fruit Factory opens at Soroti Industrial and Business Park

On Saturday ‘all roads’ led to Uganda Investment Authority’s Soroti Industrial and Business Park where the grand opening of the long-awaited Soroti Fruit Factory took place. President Yoweri Museveni opened the eight-million-dollar plant that produces orange and mango juice, named Teju, as well as their juice concentrates. The factory, the first to sit on the…