Ugandan shilling

Ugandan Shilling Hits Greatest Low in 18 Years

Thursday, August 11, 2011
Ugandan Shilling Hits Greatest Low in 18 Years

The Ugandan shilling tumbled to almost sh2,800 per dollar-- the weakest it's been against the dollar since 1993. Meanwhile, the opposition vows to continue the walk-to-work protests to protest the rising cost of living, particularly fuel and food costs. »

The State of the Ugandan Shilling

Monday, July 25, 2011
The State of the Ugandan Shilling

The shilling has slid dangerously this year in Uganda, leading to political instability and acute strain on consumers. »

Shilling Flat Against Dollar, Diaspora May Help Strengthen Shilling

Sunday, December 12, 2010
Shilling Flat Against Dollar, Diaspora May Help Strengthen Shilling

This week, the Ugandan shilling finished flat against the dollar, and weakened against the British pound. Traders hope that year-end remittances from Ugandans in the diaspora might weaken the dollar, and help the Ugandan shilling make some gains. »