Investment in Uganda down 35% to $1,57bn in '09

Investment in Uganda down 35% to $1,57bn in '09 - Investment in Uganda down 35% to $1,57bn in '09 - Uganda registered investments worth $1,57-billion in 2009, more than one-third down from 2008, but fourth quarter data held out good prospects for new jobs, according to the state-run Uganda Investment Authority (UIA).
East Africa's third largest economy has been credited for withstanding the impact of the global economic crisis and investor interest has been on the upswing, spurred by the discovery of commercial petroleum deposits.
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