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17:49
17:49

KACITA Puts Parliament on Notice Over Landlords industrial action 3 1

The traders under their umbrella body Kampala City Traders Association--KACITA--made the warning during an interface this afternoon with Parliaments committee of trade and industry.
15:58
15:58

UNBS: PVoC Guidelines in Force import taxes 3

She also says that they waved off all other charges that contributed to the traders strike.
13:02
13:02

Trade Sector To Institute Joint Committee To Review PIVOC Contract kacita strike 3 1

The joint committee shall meet today June 29th, to finalize Uganda’s position on the PIVOC, ahead of a meeting for negotiations with the pre-import inspection service providers on Monday July 1st, according to a statement read by Trade Minister Amelia Kyambadde.
18:04
18:04

Traders Extend KACITA Strike Over PIVOC traders strike

Traders working in Kampala central have decided today in the meeting held at Uganda manufacturers Association conference Hall to extend their strike against the Pre-inspection Verification of Conformity (PIVOC) standards fee.
13:01
13:01

Street Vendors Take Advantage of KACITA Strike for Quick Profits traders strike

Lawrence Sewakambo, a trader in shopping Arcade, said while he supports the strike he could not afford to stay at home indefinitely. With family obligations, he participated for a day in solidarity before he decided to find another way of doing business.
13:50
13:50

Shops Closed As Kampala Traders Go On Strike kacita traders

Almost all shops in downtown Kampala remain closed as traders start their three-day strike. The traders want Government and Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) to remove the Pre- export Verification Conformity (PVoC). The PVoC programme is meant to guard against counterfeit goods on the local market.
20:01
20:01

Kampalans feel pinch as traders' strike enters Day Two kacita strike

Julius Magembe, a retailer in Rubaga\'s Musigula zone, said his stocks are drying up yet he cannot access his Kikuubo suppliers.
11:22
11:22

KACITA Strike Starts to Bite Individual Traders traders strike

Most shops and other businesses in and around Kampala remain closed as traders’ strike enters the second day on Thursday.
16:13
16:13

Masaka Traders Shun KACITA Strike 1

Traders in Masaka have opened their shops despite the state of a country wide strike announced by Kampala City Traders Association-KACITA to protest the high interest rates.
11:05
11:05

Kampala Shops Closed As Traders' Strike Starts traders strike

Shops in Kikubo Lane, a busy business hub, are all closed and traders are seen playing idling around and playing football on the tarmac. A Uganda Radio Network Reporter in the city says all shops in Kisekka Market, Kyagwe Road, William Street, Namirembe Road and Nakasero among others are closed.
18:27
18:27

Masaka Businessman Blocked from Prayers for defying Trader's Strike kacita strike

Muslims in Masaka today blocked Badru Bbaale, the owner of Smart Shoppers supermarket from attending noon prayers at Masaka Central Mosque accusing him of opening up for business in defiance of a traders strike.
15:44
15:44

Masaka Politicians Reject Police Summons over Traders' Strike. masaka protests 2

Police Summons Masaka politicians for inciting traders\' strike. Politicians lead by Mayor reject summons.
12:24
12:24

Masaka Traders, Opposition Join KACITA Strike 1

Masaka traders join KACITA strike. Opposition politicians relaunch walk to work protests.
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