While Mbale RDC Pamela Watuwa said beginning to manufacture buses in fulfillment of government's industrialization policy that for increasing youth employment and boosting exports, Ronald Owembale and his fellow boda boda riders said that after buses, they now expect Kiira Motors to start making aircrafts.
Semuli Awusi, the chairperson of Lwakhakha cross border traders association says that the purposes of this training is to give traders skills on how to clean their maize so that it can be exported to Kenya when it is clean.
For a year now, URA has been enforcing digital tax stamps on foods and beverages as well as tobacco products. Now, the solution is being extended to sugar and cement starting April 1, 2021. After the introduction, the manufacturers and traders will have a two-month grace period to clear their stocks.
Kyambadde was speaking as the chief guest at the launch of the construction of a USD 1.3 million Border Export Zone at the Uganda-DRC border of Bunagana in Kisoro district on Friday. The Border Export Zone, being constructed by Techno Three Uganda Limited with the supervision of KK Partnership Architects is funded by the World Bank in partnership with Great Lakes Trade Facilitation Project (GLTFP) Uganda.