Latest News Highlights

UGANDA AND THE REPUBLIC OF CONGO STRENGTHEN BILATERIAL RELATIONS.

Thursday, 30th May 2019


29 / 5 / 2019

BRAZZAVILLE
 
Amb. Patrick  Mugoya, the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of the Republic of Uganda is currently leading a delegation of Government Officials and Ugandan businessmen in a series of follow up meetings taking place  in  Brazzaville at the invitation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs  and Congolese  in the Diaspora of the Republic of Congo.

 
The main objective of these meetings is to follow up on the implementation of decisions made in a meeting last year   to foster bilateral trade and investment between the two countries. The meeting took place on 16th November 2018 at the Ministry Headquarters, in Kampala

 
In his opening remarks, Mr. Alfred Nkoua, the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Congolese in the Diaspora of the Republic of Congo, welcomed Amb. Mugoya and the Ugandan delegation to Congo Brazzaville underscoring the importance of this engagement noting that this will strengthen the cordial relations between both Countries.


Conveying a message of gratitude, Amb Mugoya thanked his counterpart the Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Congolese in the Diaspora for the warm reception that was accorded to him and the entire delegation from Uganda reiterating commitment to further strengthening relations between Uganda and the Republic of Congo.

 
In pursuit of similar objectives, both parties agreed to work towards the conclusion of the Agreements on Trade, Agriculture, Agro-Processing & Agri-Buisiness Energy & Mineral Development, Political and Diplomatic Consultations, and MoU on Cooperation between the Chambers of Commerce and the Bureau responsible for Standards

 
Furthermore,  Amb Mugoya called for the Conclusion of Agreements on Bilateral Air Services to allow for the free flow of Commerce and improve Connectivity between the two Countries.


END

 
 PUBLIC DIPLOMACY DEPARTMENT
 MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS
Share
comments powered by Disqus

Highlights

MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS AT THE SERVICE EXCELLENCE EXHIBITION 5TH JUNE - 7TH JUNE 2019 , 6th-June 2019

The Ministry joined all other Ministries,  Departments and Agencies MDA's in  participating in the Service Excellence Exhibition under the theme " Industrialization for Job creation and shared Prosperity "
at the  Kololo Independence Grounds. The Exhibition runs from 5th - 7th June 2019, daily from 8:00am - 5:00pm daily.

HON. SAM KUTESA RECEIVES LETTERS OF CREDENCE FOR THE NEW UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (UNDP) RESIDENT REPRESENTATIVE , 30th-May 2019

Hon. Sam .K. KUTESA, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda officially  received Letters of Credence of the new United Nations Development  Programme (UNDP) Resident Representative , Ms. Elsie ATTAFUAH today at the Ministry Headquarters.

Hon. Sam K. Kutesa meets Dr. J. Peter Pham, the United States Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region of Africa, 30th-May 2019

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon. Sam K. Kutesa on Tuesday, 28th May 2019 received in his office, Dr. J. Peter Pham, the United States Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region of Africa and they discussed matters related to the Great Lakes Region, and Uganda-United States Co-operation.

Details in the following
© 2019 Ministry of Foreign Affairs