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HON KUTESA HAILS US DECISION TO PRIORITIZE TRADE WITH AFRICA

Tuesday, 21st November 2017
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon. Sam Kutesa has called on U.S. business operators to do business with Uganda, as the physical and policy environment is one of the best in Africa.

JOINT COMMUNIQUE ON THE OCCASION OF THE STATE VISIT TO UGANDA BY HIS EXCELLENCY OMAR HASSAN AHMED AL-BASHIR, PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE SUDAN

Monday, 13th November 2017
The Heads of State held official talks in a cordial and friendly atmosphere focusing on bilateral relations, regional peace and security, and international matters of mutual interest.

PRESIDENT OMAR Al-BASHIR OF SUDAN TO MAKE 2-DAY OFFICIAL VISIT TO UGANDA

Saturday, 11th November 2017
President Omar Al-Bashir of Sudan, will pay a State Visit to Uganda from November 14-15, 2017. This will be his second visit after attending the swearing-in ceremony of H.E. President Yoweri Museveni on May 12, 2016.

H.E DR. JOHN POMBE JOSEPH MAGUFULI IN UGANDA FOR A THREE DAY VISIT

Friday, 10th November 2017
At the invitation of His Excellency Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda, His Excellency Dr. John Pombe Joseph Magufuli, President of the United Republic of Tanzania, paid a three-day State Visit to the Republic of Uganda from 9th to 11th November, 2017.

INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT WILL UNLOCK AFRICA POTENTIAL - PRESIDENT MUSEVENI

Thursday, 2nd November 2017
-The President said Uganda and Africa are addressing bottlenecks to prosperity and development including addressing issues like ideology (Identity vs interests), market integration, unity, patriotism and pan Africanism.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI WOOS ARAB INVESTORS

Wednesday, 1st November 2017
"In Africa, the demand is there and growing because we have been under-consuming while the rest of the world the demand is falling because they have been over consuming," he said.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI ARRIVES IN DUBAI FOR ANNUAL GLOBAL BUSINESS FORUM ON AFRICA

Tuesday, 31st October 2017
The President is expected to speak at the Heads of State Dialogue, under the theme "Next Generation Africa - Realising the Promise of Integration."

UGANDA AND IRAN DISCUSS COMMERCIAL DIPLOMACY, TRADE AND BUSINESS

Thursday, 12th October 2017
"Iranian companies and individuals should take advantage of the numerous opportunities available in Uganda, especially in agriculture and agro-processing, oil and gas, minerals, ICT, human resource development, energy, Tourism, and infrastructure development"

SUDAN UNDER-SECRETARY FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS ON WORKING VISIT TO UGANDA

Wednesday, 11th October 2017
The meeting was in line with the directive of the Final Communique at the conclusion of the visit to Sudan by President Yoweri Museveni on 16th September 2015.

THE WORLD SHOULD EMULATE UGANDA ON REFUGEES - CANADIAN PM | MUSEVENI ROOTS FOR MUTUAL TRADE, DEVELOPMENT IN MEET

Friday, 22nd September 2017
President Yoweri Museveni is rooting for stronger trade and development relations with Canada, urging Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to encourage investors and to re-establish and strengthen their partnerships for mutually beneficial relationships.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI, US UNDER SECRETARY DISCUSS TRADE, SECURITY

Friday, 22nd September 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has said that while Uganda and the United States face many challenges that they are collaborating on together including peace and security in South Sudan, Somalia, DR Congo, they will intensify their efforts for durable solutions.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI HAILS US NEW FOCUS ON AFRICA, WORLD PEACE

Thursday, 21st September 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has expressed hope in the United States new focus on peace and security in Africa and the world saying this coupled with infrastructure development; trade and investment will put the country in sync with the rest of the world.

MUSEVENI, GERMAN MINISTER DISCUSS SECURITY IN THE HORN

Thursday, 21st September 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has called upon the international community to take more interest in the situation in Somalia saying although the regional security forces were doing a good job, there was need to develop and strengthen local security forces such as the police and army and for the international community to get involved to put an end to the instability there.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI HOSTED BY POTUS

Wednesday, 20th September 2017
The President of the United States held a  welcoming reception on the evening of Tuesday, 19 September 2017, in honour of the Heads of State or Government, Vice-Presidents and Crown Princes or Princesses participating in the seventy-second session of the General Assembly, at 7.00pm at the Palace Hotel, 455 Madison Avenue.

USA HAILS UGANDA ON REFUGEE POLICY, OFFERS SUPPORT

Tuesday, 19th September 2017
President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has said that the conflict in South Sudan is caused by lack of ideology and politicians who push forward identity politics and forget the interests of the people.

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PRESIDENT MUSEVENI HOSTED BY POTUS, 20th-September 2017

The President of the United States held a  welcoming reception on the evening of Tuesday, 19 September 2017, in honour of the Heads of State or Government, Vice-Presidents and Crown Princes or Princesses participating in the seventy-second session of the General Assembly, at 7.00pm at the Palace Hotel, 455 Madison Avenue.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI, AFRICA 50 DISCUSS INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT, 17th-September 2017

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has today held a meeting with Africa 50 CEO Mr. Alain Ebobisse and Ms. Carole Wamuyu Wainanina the chief Operating Officer at Park Hyatt Hotel in New York, United States of America.

HON. OKELLO ADDRESSES FIRST SUMMIT OF THE ORGANISATION OF ISLAMIC COOPERATION ON SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY., 13th-September 2017

Minister of State for Foreign Affairs in charge of International Affairs, Hon. Henry Oryem Okello, has called upon the OIC Summit on Science and Technology to increase funding in Science and Technology Research and Development in Universities and Institutions funded by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), including Islamic University in Uganda.
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