Kiira Motors Corporation: succeeding investment project

One of the success stories of an investment project that was licensed by the Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) on May 4th 2014 is the manufacturing of buses manufactured by Kiira Motors Corporation. Government of Uganda, acting through the Uganda Investment Authority, allocated 100 acres for the establishment of the Kiira Vehicle Plant, located at the…

Presidential Investor Round Table set for March 2020

Uganda Investment Authority is preparing for the 7th phase of the Presidential Investors’ Round Table (PIRT) which is scheduled for March this year. PIRT which is chaired by H.E the President, is a high level forum that brings together a select group of both foreign and local investors to advise Government on how to improve…

Uganda Investment Authority new strategic plan in the offing

Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) is in the process of drawing up a new Strategic Plan for the years 2020-2025. This replaces the outgoing 2016-2021 strategic plan. “The UIA Board of Directors asked us to come up with a draft which we shall share with them very soon and later it will be sent to a…

UIA sets Special Desk for Diaspora

KAMPALA, UGANDA: UIA has established a dedicated Investment Desk for the Diaspora, the Authority’s Acting Director General Lawrence Byensi has revealed. Annually, UIA organizes The Diaspora Home is Best Summit as one of the major efforts to inform the Ugandan Diaspora about the status of investment in the country and investment opportunities so that they…

UIA pledges more support to SME’s

Kampala, UGANDA: Small and Medium firms in Uganda should expect more support from the Uganda Investment Authority. “Apart from supporting the Top 100 firms that compete for various awards for their performance, UIA is to avail more work spaces in the new industrial parks of Soroti, Jinja and Kasese,”. This was revealed by the UIA…