Which is the best sector for investment in Uganda?
Why this analysis?
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BEST PERFORMING SECTORS(TO DATE) FOR INVESTMENT IN UGANDA**
(Click on each of the sector links below to read the detailed analysis and articles.)
Total start up
Date of article
|3||Agriculture(fruits and vegetables)||0.26||13,538,374||3/3/2012|
|4||Restaurant (fast food)||0.34||45,108,000||6/7/2014|
(amended 3 November 2011)
|10||Video games||1.324||19,250,000||3 May 2014|
|12||Stock exchange(stocks and bonds)||1.65||18,931,650||14/03/12|
|13||Online classifieds portal||1.67||19,894,750||16/11/11|
|14||VOIP business(with Internet cafe)||1.71||20,383,275||15/10/11|
**On the basis of Return on Investment as determined from the sector analysis page.
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