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16:42
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Acholi Leaders Want Large Parishes Allocated Additional Funds in New Program financial inclusion 1 3

Some leaders in Acholi have argued that before the disbursement, the government should consider allocating the funds based on the population size in a particular parish.
16:30
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CSOs Tell Gov't to Shelf Plans to Tax Cash Withdrawals financial inclusion 5

FSME Executive Director, John Kakungulu Walugembe says Ugandans have not yet reached a digital literacy level where they can enjoy the benefits of a digital economy, which comes with job losses.
18:45
18:45

Financial Inclusion Alone is Not Enough – Experts 3 1

Rashmi Pillai, the Executive Director of the Financial Sector Deepening Uganda (FSDU), told a meeting at Kampala Serena on Wednesday that it was not enough for all people to have just bank accounts, access to mobile money and other financial services. Financial inclusion must reflect a positive change in their lives.
16:34
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Commercial Banks Embrace Agency Banking For Financial Inclusion stanbic bank uganda 1 2

Uganda Bankers Association Chairperson, Patrick Mweheire says Agency Banking is delivering financial services to the underserved and unbanked population in the country.
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18:09

World Savings Day; Luweero Residents Struggle to Save financial inclusion 4

This is what dominated the World Savings Day, an event created to increase public awareness of the importance of savings both for individuals and modern economies. Marked annually on October 31, the day was earmarked since 1924 to promote savings and educate families, children and society on the importance of saving.
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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
19:11
19:11

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.
12:52
12:52

Mobile Money Transactions Hit UGX 18 billion Per Day mtn uganda 1

A new study by Economic Policy Research Centre EPRC found that an average of 18 billion Shillings is transferred through mobile money each day, mostly in small amounts averaging just over 70,000 Shillings.
08:37
08:37

Bankers Association, MasterCard Sign Financial Inclusion Pact 2

MasterCard is a leading global payments and technology company that connects consumers, businesses, merchants, issuers and governments around the world.
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15:49

Mobile Money Transactions Hit a Record Ugx 18.6trillion eprc 2

The facility introduced four years ago has grown rapidly across the country offering companies a possibility to tap a market where many people do not have bank accounts.
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