Archiv: Uganda


04.01.2020 - 18:05 [ France24 ]

Uganda’s president begins jungle trek dismissed as campaign stunt by opponents

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Saturday began a six-day march through the jungle to re-trace the route through which his guerrilla forces seized power three decades ago, which critics dismissed as a bid to rally support ahead of 2021 elections.

27.10.2018 - 21:52 [ Mehr News Agency ]

Uganda eyes increased agricultural coop. with Iran

In a Friday meeting with Iranian ambassador to Uganda Seyed Morteza Mortazavi, Ssempijja said that his country enjoys fertile soil, abundant water resources, and low-cost workforce, adding that Iranian companies can cooperate with Ugandan firms in different areas including mechanized agriculture, construction of new irrigation systems, establishment of modern livestock centers, construction of agricultural processing factories, and marketing and exporting of agricultural products.

02.07.2018 - 03:41 [ RT Deutsch ]

Uganda führt „Facebook-Steuer“ ein: Mobile Nutzung sozialer Medien kostet Geld

Ab sofort muss jeder Ugander, der über das mobile Internet soziale Medien nutzt, pro Tag 200 Schillinge oder umgerechnet knapp 0,05 Euro zahlen. Die Steuer sollen Mobilfunkunternehmen eintreiben. In Uganda wird die im Mai vom Parlament beschlossene Gebühr meist „Facebook-Steuer“ oder „WhatsApp-Steuer“ genannt. Kritiker sehen in der Steuer einen Versuch des seit über 30 Jahren regierenden Präsidenten Yoveri Museveni, das Leben für seine Gegner zu erschweren.