Ugandan shilling inches lower on demand pressure from banks, importers
KAMPALA, May 23 (Reuters) - The Ugandan shilling UGX= was a notch weaker on Monday on the back of demand for dollars from both players in the interbank market and merchandise importers, traders said.
At 1033 GMT commercial banks quoted the shilling at 3,655/3,665, compared to Friday's close of 3,640/3,650.
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Reporting by Elias Biryabarema; Editing by Hereward Holland
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