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Kenya: Vehicle Owners to Pay More As Treasury Removes Sh100,000 Tax Cap

June 15, 2024 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Capital FM] Nairobi — The government has removed a proposal to cap taxes on registered motor vehicles at Sh100,000, meaning that those owning high-end or expensive cars will have to pay more if Finance Bill 2024 passes.

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Uganda: Does Uganda’s 2024/2025 Budget Hit the Mark?

June 15, 2024 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Nile Post] The recently approved national budget of Shs72.136 trillion for the 2024/2025 financial year has sparked intense debate among Ugandans.

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Uganda: Budget 2024/2025 – Agro-Industralisation, Tourism and Mineral Devt to Propel Economy’s Expansion

June 15, 2024 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda — Uganda’s growth strategy for the 2024/2025 Financial Year is anchored on agro-industrialisation, tourism development, mineral development including oil and gas, and technology and innovation, the Minister of F…

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Kenya: Azimio Resolves to Reject Key Tax Proposals in Finance Bill 2024

June 15, 2024 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Capital FM] Nairobi — The Opposition Coalition has now set its sights on challenging the provisions of the Finance Bill 2024, which is poised to underpin the financing of the Sh 3.9 trillion budget for the upcoming financial year 2024/2025.

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Uganda: Public Caught Unawares As Entebbe Airport Tests for Passenger Crash Response Readiness

June 14, 2024 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Nile Post] Members of the public were on Friday morning caught unawares as the Uganda Civil Aviation Authority carried out a partial emergency exercise to test Entebbe International Airport’s readiness to respond to eventualities.

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Uganda: Public Caught Unawares As Entebbe Airport Tests for Passenger Crash Response Readiness

June 14, 2024 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Nile Post] Members of the public were on Friday morning caught unawares as the Uganda Civil Aviation Authority carried out a partial emergency exercise to test Entebbe International Airport’s readiness to respond to eventualities.

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Kenya: DP Gachagua Says Measures Against Illicit Brew Have Borne Fruit

June 14, 2024 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Capital FM] Nairobi — Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua says implementation of tough measures to curb illicit brews, drugs and substances has borne fruit as thousands of youths have been saved from the vices.

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Kenya: UK Announces Sh82mn Donation to Kenya to Improve Green Infrastructure

June 14, 2024 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Capital FM] Nairobi — The United Kingdom has announced a Sh82 million funding to improve green infrastructure initiatives with Kenya.

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Malawi: Good News – Foreign Exchange Improves Tremendously in April

June 14, 2024 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Nyasa Times] Malawi’s total economy foreign exchange reserves improved in April this year from $545.7 million (2.2 months of imports) in March to $595.2 million (2.4 months of imports), a latest Monthly Economic Review by the Reserve Bank of Malawi (R…

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Lesotho: Local Businesses Go to Court to Force the Govt to Ban Foreigners

June 14, 2024 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Lesotho Times] THE fight by local businesspeople for the government to implement the controversial Business Licensing Registration Regulations (2020) without amending them has been escalated to the High Court.

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