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Economist, Traders Ask Govt to Protect Businesses in Corona Virus Crisis coronavirus 8 2 Top story

Makerere University Business School-MUBS Economics Lecturer and Policy Analyst, Ramathan Ggoobi says the Coronavirus (COVID-19), which has since been declared a pandemic is economically contagious and has attacked all sectors of the economy at all fronts.
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Clients Continue to Flock Wakiso MZO Despite Closure area 1 2 Top story

According to the Ministry, all Registry operations were frozen affecting over 394,000 land transactions. Despite the temporary closure several people are still flocking the offices hoping to get services. The closure threw the real estate industry in Wakiso district into a panic right from day one.
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Jinja District Gets New Land Board Chairperson member

David Musenze’s name was proposed by the district executive committee led by vice-chairperson, Florence Asio.
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Suspect David Kironde Denies Defrauding Canadian National in Gold Scam Makerere University 1 1

Appearing before the Grade One Magistrate Beatrice Khainza on Tuesday, Kironde, a resident of Naalya Mulyagonja Gayaza denied the allegations and described Soubhi as a liar.
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BOU Didn't Blow UGX 478B in Crane Bank Take Over-Mutebile uganda 1 1 Top story

First, the BOU did not take Shs 478 billion from an undisclosed account. The BOU provided a loan to Crane Bank and this money came from the BOUs own resources. The BOU is a Central Bank and like any other Central Bank it can create financial assets and liabilities. In this case the BOU created a financial asset the loan to Crane Bank which was matched by an equivalent liability an increase in the money supply.
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Kirumira's Friend Laid to Rest government 3 1 Top story

Steven Walugembe, a brother to the deceased, says that after learning about Kirumiras death at around 10pm on the news, he tried to call his sister but her phone went without reply.
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Parliament Completes Scrutiny of Mobile Money Tax Amendment Bill bank of uganda 1

After a month, scrutinising the bill and interacting with different stakeholders, the finance committee is compiling the report before it can be read in the house.
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PSFU Wants Comprehensive Study on Mobile Money Tax people 2

Ogwal proposes a 0 tax on mobile money transactions, saying people have run away and should be convinced to comeback.
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BoU: Mobile Money Taxes are Unfair and Discriminative bank of uganda 2

Abuka noted that although placing a charge on mobile money withdrawals would increase revenue, the tax is inefficient, uncertain and complex. He explained that the mobile money levy goes against tax policy
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Land Grabber Attempted to Con UGX 4 billion from Museveni people 1 Top story

In September 2017, Naava appeared before the Land Commission to respond to accusations of evicting 3,000 Bibanja holders from 16 villages on three-square miles of land in Mubende.
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Police Kill Armed Thug road

According to Kiiza, the thugs open fire to scare off on lookers before they sped off in a Toyota premio vehicle towards Nakalama trading center and branched off to a murram road. Police pursued the thugs and intercepted them at Kasolo village in Bulamagi Sub County leading to a fierce shot in, which one thug was killed.
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Cabinet Okays Reduction of Mobile Money Tax accusation 3

According to Information, Communication and Technology Minister, Frank Tumwebaze, Cabinet has directed the Finance, Planning and Economic Developments Minister to prepare the amendment bill in consultation with the Attorney General.
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Mobile Money Agents Close Shops Over Tax gobierno 3 1 Top story

Madina Nakitanda, the director of Husnah Enterprises Limited, says they were already grappling with various taxes before the transaction levy came in the picture. She asks government to scrap the mobile money tax and retain the old taxes including trading license fees, income tax and excise duty.
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Makerere Abandons Mobile Money for Student's Allowances government 1 Top story

Stephen Katega, the Acting Dean of Students, says they are waiting for guidance from the bursar on how to proceed with the payment of the students allowances.
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From the Hansard: How MPs Debated Social Media and Mobile Money Tax-PART 1 people 1 Top story

As the debate on the new Shilling 200 per day Over the Top OTT commonly known as social media tax and one percent tax on mobile money rages on, Uganda Radio Network traces back the debate by Members of the Tenth Parliament, in which they handled the two taxes. Uganda Radio Network revisits the debate on the taxes and brings you the details of who said what.
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Mobile Money Agents in Campaign to Beat New Tax gobierno 5 1 Top story

Godwin Kidima of Kidima Investments Liimited in Luweero says they have nothing to do but to use all possible ways to beat the taxes so as to stay in business. He says many people have already abandoned mobile money citing the exorbitant tax and resorted to traditional ways of sending money.
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Rwenzori Tax Collection Improving- URA president 2

According to John Kiyaga, the Regional Manager Domestic taxes, URA collected Shillings 9 billion from districts in the Rwenzori region in the 2016/17 financial year. He however, says they collected Shillings 12 billion by May this year indicating a 26 percent increase.
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Uganda Shilling Breaches 3,800 mark social media 1

This is a new low considering that for the last month it had not breached the Shillings 3,800 ceiling.
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Conmen Carry Tricks to Mobile Money Business mtn

Operators of mobile money, the electronic service that allows one to send and withdraw cash through the phone have reported a new wave of theft targeting the service.
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