Taxes on old cars about serving wider interests (Daily Monitor (Uganda))

When the government announced a 50 per cent environmental tax to be levied on imports of second hand vehicles, there were fears that this could adversely affect revenue collections. The effect of the tax has been swift in coming as the Tuesday protest by second hand car dealers suggests. Uganda Revenue Authority has also revealed that…

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Press Conference of the Ambassador of Cuba

The Cuban Ambassador to Ethiopia, H.E. Mrs. Vilma Thomas adressed local and Cuban journalists in a Press Conference at the Embassy. The Cuban diplomat explained the transformations experienced by Cuba since the adoption of the new Constitution las Apr…

From Patients to Doctors, Fear Rules in Zimbabwe’s Hospitals

HARARE � If there is one thing that unites doctors and patients in Zimbabwe’s ailing public health system, it’s fear.The system is struggling to function amid a shattered economy and triple-digit inflation. Administrators, doctors and patients told VOA…