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Uganda Investment Authority

Uganda Investment Authority (UIA)
Type Parastatal
Industry Investment Promotion
Founded 1991
Headquarters Kampala, Uganda
Key people Patrick Bitature
Chairman
Frank Ssebowa
Executive Director
Rebecca Nalumu Wamono
Senior Investment Executive[1]
Products Investment Licenses, Tax Waivers, Investment Advice
Website http://www.ugandainvest.com

The Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) is a semi-autonomous investment promotion and facilitation organisation in Uganda, owned by the Government of Uganda.[2]

Contents

  • Overview 1
  • Location 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Overview

UIA was created by the Ugandan legislature in 1991. The mission of the UIA, is to promote and facilitate investment projects, provide serviced land, and advocate for a competitive business environment.[3] The UIA works with the government and the private sector to promote the economic growth of Uganda through investment and infrastructure development.[4]

Location

The headquarters of UIA are located at The Investment Center, TWED Plaza, 22B Lumumba Avenue, Nakasero Hill, in Central Kampala. The coordinates of the head office are:0°19'18.0"N, 32°34'35.0"E (Latitude:0.321667; Longitude:32.576400).[5] The agency maintains a national network of UIA District Focal Point Offices, throughout Uganda.

See also

References

  1. ^ Ladu, Ismail Musa (29 May 2014). "UIA To Tackle Declining Investment Projects".  
  2. ^ Kibombo, Milly (14 September 2011). "Maggie Kigozi Looks Back at UIA Days".  
  3. ^ "Profile of Uganda Investment Authority".  
  4. ^ UIA, . (15 May 2013). "Reasons To Invest in Uganda". Uganda Investment Authority (UIA). Retrieved 29 May 2014. 
  5. ^ Google, Maps (May 2014). "Location of Uganda Investment Authority Headquarters At Google Maps".  

External links

  • Uganda Investment Authority Website
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