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Doing business in Uganda

A selection of articles, books and online resources to help you explore the key issues for doing business in Uganda.

Key data

Ease of Doing Business in Uganda
Summary of comprehensive annual data collated by the World Bank giving key indicators for business and economic conditions. Includes information on typical business procedures, showing time to complete and associated costs for each step.

Guides

Uganda company registration
Comprehensive guide produced by Healy Consultants explaining company structures and business entity types, fees and timelines for incorporation, accounting and tax in this jurisdiction and comparisons with other countries in the region.

Overseas Business Risk - Uganda
Report from UK Trade & Investment and the Foreign & Commonwealth Office looking at potential risks for UK businesses operating in this country. It includes economic and political risks, human rights issues, bribery and corruption, terrorism, intellectual property and organised crime.

Africa attractiveness
The latest report from EY examining the attractiveness of investment in Africa. Designed to help businesses in their investment decisions, it includes insight into the economy and foreign direct investment in the region. Reports and surveys from previous years are also available.

Exporting

On our Exporting to Uganda page you can find export guides, trade forecasts and economic and political updates.

Law and regulation

Doing Business law library
World Bank
Collection of business laws and regulations from economies around the world, linking to official government sources. Topics include company law, labour, tax and trade.

Forums and support networks

East African Community
The regional governmental organisation provides information about trade and investing in the EAC, including overviews of key sectors and markets, statistics and trade policy documents.

European Business Council for Africa and the Mediterranean
Federation of European organisations supporting trade and investment in Africa.

Eastern Africa Association
Association aiming to facilitate successful participation in the economic development of Eastern Africa by member companies, by acting as a channel of communication between members, governments and other relevant agencies.

Other organisations

Invest in Africa
Platform set up by a group of international companies working in partnership to share knowledge and best practice on doing business in Africa.

Embassies and consulates

Publications

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Articles and books in the Library collection

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