Ministry Of Finance News

Uganda’s debt: Is it getting out of hand?

“It is little wonder, therefore, that institutions such as Ministry Of Finance and the central bank give contradicting figures of the debt situation.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 22, 2019

67% of our revenue repays debt– Economist Nuwagaba

In Uganda, 67 per cent of our revenue is spent on debt repayment and the major assumption by the Ministry Of Finance is that a lot of these loans can be paid quickly in the short term by these projects because they will generate revenue due to increased production in the economy in the medium and long term.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 22, 2019

Minister cautions government universities on strikes

Ms Museveni noted that as part of efforts to curb the “unnecessary” strikes, the government through Ministry Of Finance has again this financial year earmarked funds to further enhance the salaries of staff in all public universities.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 21, 2019

Museveni bans sports betting

However, the Ministry Of Finance spokesman, Mr Jim Mugunga, said he was not aware of the directive but added that since it was communicated by a minister, he cannot doubt it.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 21, 2019

Museveni bans sports betting: minister

'NOT AWARE' The Ministry Of Finance's spokesman, Mr Jim Mugunga, said he was not aware of the directive but added that since it was communicated by a minister, he cannot doubt it.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 21, 2019

Uganda bans sports betting

However, the Ministry Of Finance spokesman, Mr Jim Mugunga, said he was unaware of the president's directive but added that he does not doubt it.

The East African , Kenya Jan 21, 2019

Government bans sports betting

The Ministry Of Finance spokesman, Mr Jim Mugunga, said he was not aware of the directive but added that since it was communicated by a minister, he cannot doubt it.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 21, 2019

MTN Uganda in regulatory limbo

But The EastAfrican understands that the Ministry Of Finance, which participated in an initial meeting with the Attorney General and the ICT Ministry, was yet to revert with a position on the right fees.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 21, 2019

Uganda’s growing public debt

I expected Fred Muhumuza, with a PhD in economics and who once served as an advisor in the Ministry Of Finance, to lift the debate to some higher intellectual plane.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 20, 2019

Sports betting banned in Uganda -reports

However, the Ministry Of Finance spokesman, Jim Mugunga, said he was unaware of the president’s directive but added that he does not doubt it.

Capital News , Kenya Jan 20, 2019