Will Uganda Turn to Donors, Cap-In-Hand, to Meet 2018 Budget?
Uganda Finance Minister Matia Kasaija says out of the total domestic revenue projection, U.S.$4 billion will be collected as tax revenue while U.S.$109 million will be non-tax revenue. He also said the government will finance the rest of the Budget from external sources.
Budget (file photo).
Monitor, 15 June 2018
Government has finally, for the first time in seven years, given a green light to Ministry of Education to recruit about 5,000 science and English language teachers in the budget… Read more »
Uganda: Budget 2018: The taxes you face
Observer, 15 June 2018
There are no big surprises in respect to budgetary allocations but it is clear every item you will put your hand on next financial year will likely be taxed, writes ALON MWESIGWA. Read more »
The country is projected to grow at 3.9 percent in 2017, lower than the 5.5 per cent initially forecasted. Read more »