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18% VAT on Accommodation will make Uganda’s toursim less competitive

On 13th June 2013, the Minister of Finance Hon. Maria Kiwanuka presented to the Parliament of Uganda the National Budget for 2013/14, in which she announced the introduction of the introduction of VAT on accommodation. Although, the Parliament had not … Continue reading

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Uganda Government Introduces 18% VAT on Accommodation

On 13th June 2013, the Minister of Finance, Hon. Maria Kiwanuka during the presentation of the Uganda National Budget for 2013/14 announced the introduction of 18% VAT on all upcountry accommodation which includes all lodges within the game parks. On … Continue reading

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Uganda at the Cross-roads – Africa’s natural resources at their richest right here in Uganda

On 8th July 2013, Nature Uganda in partnership with Nature and Livelihoods Uganda, the Zoology Department of Makerere University, and the Uganda Museum organized a public talk under the  topic ‘Uganda at the Cross-roads – Africa’s natural resources at their … Continue reading

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