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Work permits impede labour movement in EAC - employers

Published on April 13, 2016

The Federation of Uganda Employers (FUE) has called for waiving of work permits fees within the East African Community (EAC) because they impede free movement of labour and services within the region. Speaking at their annual general meeting in Mukono last week, Mr Nicholas Okwir, the FUE board chairman, said continued issuance of work permits shows that laws regarding movement of workers and services within the EAC have not been harmonised. Read more. Source | Daily Monitor