Ugandan shilling

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Synonyms for Ugandan shilling

the basic unit of money in Uganda


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The subsidies were later abandoned after high inflation eroded the purchasing power of the Ugandan shilling and left the cost of food exhorbitantly high in 2011.
The Ugandan shilling dropped in value after the central bank said monetary policy could be eased further.
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has issued bonds denominated in or linked to the Botswana pula, Ghanaian cedi, Kenyan shilling, Nigerian naira, South African rand, Tanzanian shilling, Ugandan shilling and Zambian kwacha.
The depreciation of the Ugandan shilling normally wipes out benefits from any falls before they can reach the motorist, although the currency has stabilised somewhat in recent months.
However, nervousness surrounding the upcoming presidential elections contributed to a sharp decline in the Ugandan shilling last year, raising domestic prices and creating uncertainty for consumers and investors.
Currency: Ugandan Shilling, approximately 1,300 to the US dollar
Uganda qualified for IMF Article VIII status, allowing for the full convertibility of the Ugandan shilling in that year.
A kilogram of maize floor in Kampala markets, currently costs between 1300 to 500, Ugandan Shilling, rice between 2300 to 2500 Ugandan Shilling, pumpkin price is between 2000 and 2500 Ugandan Shilling and a kilogram of onions costing between USh2000 and USh3000.
Because of the buoyant trade between the two countries, in some areas along the border, both the Kenyan and the Ugandan shilling are now acceptable in transactions.
Uganda is even more extraordinary, he local Ugandan shilling is actually appreciating fast against hard currencies.
The cash comprised 95 Australian dollars, 185 Euros, 1,630 sterling pounds, 271,000 Tanzanian shillings, 947,000 Ugandan shillings, five Canadian dollars and 40 South African rand.
figure By MARY WAMBUI A Thika court has adjourned the KCB Thika heist hearing to mid July over the prosecution's delays in availing required documents.The case concerns the theft of Sh52,650,000, 95 Australian dollars, 185 Euros, 1,630 British pounds, 271,000 Tanzanian shillings, 947,000 Ugandan shillings, $5,781, 40 South African Rand and five Canadian dollars.
Because of the remoteness of their community, anytime my grandparents need medical care, they must travel 25 miles to the nearest hospital on motorcycles known as boda-bodas, paying about 50,000 Ugandan shillings (about $13) for the round-trip journey.
The law will impose 200 Ugandan shillings (0.05 USD) daily on users of internet messaging platforms and social media apps.