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With donor funds restricted, the government's finances will be under pressure over the medium term. We are estimating a budget deficit of 3.7% of GDP in FY2012/13, which we expect to... 2013-07-19


Economy

An estimated 1.2mn people could be reportedly affected by the deteriorating food security situation in the north-eastern region of Karamoja in Uganda. Analysis carried out... 2013-07-19


Economy

Ugandan police have vacated the offices of Daily Monitor and Red Pepper after carrying out a 10-day siege. Outgoing Internal Affairs Minister Hillary Onek ordered the police to put... 2013-06-20


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Economy

BMI View: Thanks in large part to prudent monetary policy, statistical base effects and improving weather conditions which have helped agricultural harvests, inflation has subsided... 2013-06-20


Economy

BMI View: Due to continued growth in imports, we expect the current account deficit to remain in the red. We are forecasting a deficit of 9.8% of GDP in 2013.

2013-05-23

Economy

Police raided the offices of a leading newspaper in Uganda following its publication of a letter which alleges that President Yoweri Museveni plotted to silence critics of a purported... 2013-05-23


Economy

BMI View: We expect growth to pick up in 2013 compared to the previous year, as interest rates begin to fall and investment increases. We are forecasting real GDP expansion of 6.1%... 2013-04-25


Economy

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni is being criticised after donating around US$100,000 in cash to a youth group in the country. According to the leader of the main opposition Forum... 2013-04-25

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