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Transportation

Civil Works

Eng. Kasingye Kyamugambi, Coordinator, SGR
The Standard Gauge Railway is on course

Uganda is currently in advanced prep stages for the construction of the first 273 km of the pla

Africa Architecture Award winner
First African Architectural Award held in Jo’burg

The first Africa Architectural Award (AAA) meant to recognize and reward creative and notable architectural

Pearl of Africa Hotel
The picturesque Pearl of Africa hotel comes alive on Kampala skyline

The picturesque 23-storey luxury hotel, set on a spectacular location in Kampala, with nearly 360 degree vi

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Technology

Total Excellium
Technology Review: Total Excellium technology

To many a motorist, petrol and diesel- commonly called “fuel” is just a liquid that runs engines, to power

Abu Musuuza
Uganda’s first solar run factory could start before end of 2017

In what will be a first of its kind, a factory operating on solar power could be launched in Kampala before

Telecoms & ICT

Zuku TV
Zuku TV introduces “Tripple Pay service”

As the battle by the different service providers to bring digital TV to homes in Uganda intensifies,  Zuku TV is going a notch higher by delivering

Kwese TV
Kwese introduces pay-as-you-watch digital TV subscription packages

The newly launched broadcast network Kwese satellite TV has introduced the first ever pay-as you- watch subscription packages in Uganda.

Internet of Things
Internet of Things coming to Africa in 3 years

The mainstream adoption of the Internet of Things (IoT) in Africa with transformational impacts on industry and households will take place in Afric

SIM cards
Mandatory SIM Card registration exposes Uganda’s poor use of industry knowledge

The recent order by the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) to mandatorily register telephone SIM cards has exposed the regulator as lagging beh

iWay Africa
iWay Africa partners with Yahsat to deliver internet solutions in Uganda
iWay Africa, with a footprint in 44 African countries has partnered with Yahsat, a Middle East based internet service provider with a promise to offer better uninterrupted speeds of internet and wide reach to areas hitherto unreached in Uganda.
internet Connection
Uganda to save on internet connectivity
The Government of Uganda will save an additional US$3.5 million (UGX 115.5 billion) from bulk internet purchase if the national IT Authority (NITA-U) connects another 60 government ministries, departments and agencies into the national internet backbone.

Oil & Gas

Total Excellium
Technology Review: Total Excellium technology

To many a motorist, petrol and diesel- commonly called “fuel” is just a liquid that runs engines, to power

Irene Muloni and Roger Cressey
How Kanywataba exploration Block is shared amongst Australian firms

On 14 September 2017, Irene Muloni and Roger Cressey, representing the government of Uganda and Armour Ener

Irene Muloni
Ministry of Energy to hold Energy Week 2017

The Ministry of Energy & Mineral Development will host the Energy Week from September 11-15 to sensitiz

Total is one of the investors into Uganda's oil
Uganda’s oil production cost per barrel at US$12.2 is one of the best globally

If President Yoweri Museveni’s revelation that the cost of delivering Uganda’s crude oil to the Tanzania Po