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KOREA AMBASSADOR PARK LEAVES WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY

Monday, 5th February 2018
The outgoing Ambassador of the Republic of Korea Park Jong - Dae today called on the Vice President Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi to bid him farewell after his tour of duty in Uganda as South Korea's Head of Mission in Kampala.

AFRICA IS DREAM DESTINATION FOR INVESTORS - PRESIDENT MUSEVENI

Tuesday, 30th January 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has urged investors to seriously consider setting up shop in Africa, saying the continent presented immense opportunities and offered a great return on investment.

ADDRESS BY H.E THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA YOWERI KAGUTA MUSEVENI | THEME: US/AFRICA BUSINESS AND INVESTMENT FORUM

Tuesday, 30th January 2018
Africa is the world's new frontier for trade, tourism and investment. Current indications are that Africa will have business opportunities worth USD 5.6 trillion by 2025.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI CONGRATULATES KAGAME ON NEW AU POSITION

Monday, 29th January 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has congratulated his Rwandan counterpart Paul Kagame upon his election as the new president of the Africa Union (AU).

CELEBRATE MOTHERS OF OUR STRUGGLE - MUSEVENI TELLS AFRICA

Monday, 29th January 2018
Africa should continue to honour and celebrate the women who made a significant contribution towards the continent's liberation, President Museveni has said.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI IN ADDIS FOR 30TH ORDINARY AU SESSION

Saturday, 27th January 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has today arrived in the Ethiopian Capital Addis Ababa to attend the 30th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU) that takes place from 22nd to 29th January 2018.

WHO COUNTRY REPRESENTATIVE PRESENTS CREDENTIALS TO MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Thursday, 25th January 2018
The new World Health Organization (WHO) Country Representative for Uganda, Dr Tegegn Yonas Woldemariam, presented his credentials to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Sam Kutesa on January 23rd 2018.

EQUATORIAL GUINEA'S MBASOGO IN UGANDA FOR ONE DAY WORKING VISIT

Thursday, 25th January 2018
President Yoweri Museveni and his counterpart, President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea have directed their respective Ministers to ensure speedy implementation of exiting frameworks and work towards concluding those of cooperation in Energy and Oil sectors, Defence and Security, trade, industrialization, agriculture and transport.

HON KUTESA MEETS GERMAN AMBASSADOR ALBRECHT CONZE

Tuesday, 23rd January 2018
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon Sam Kutesa held a meeting with the German Ambassador H.E. Albrecht Conze at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on January 23rd 2018.

UGANDA AND TANZANIA OPEN TALKS ON JOINT BORDER RE-DEMARCATION / REAFFIRMATION

Monday, 22nd January 2018
Officials from the Government of the Republic of Uganda and the Government of the United Republic of Tanzania have opened talks aimed at reaffirming the borders of Uganda and Tanzania.

"FOCUS ON TRADE CHANNELS TO OBTAIN VIABLE PRODUCTS," PRESIDENT

Friday, 19th January 2018
President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has assured prospective investors that the issue of taxation should not be raised as a hindrance to trade. 

HON KUTESA MEETS US AMBASSADOR DEBRA MALAC

Friday, 19th January 2018
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon Sam Kutesa held a meeting with US Ambassador Debra Malac at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on January 18th 2018.

PRESIDENT RECEIVES CREDENTIALS OF EIGHT NEW ENVOYS TO UGANDA

Friday, 19th January 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has received credentials of 8 newly appointed envoys to Uganda at separate ceremonies that took place yesterday at State House, Entebbe. 

AMBASSADOR BLAAK MEETS WAGENINGEN UNIVERSITY OFFILCIALS

Thursday, 18th January 2018
Today 18th January 2018 Amb Blaak, Brussels had a meeting in the Netherlands with Wageningen university officials to brainstorm on developing a programme to combat the "false coddling moth", which is rampant in roses and capsicum exported into the EU and causes many consignments to be rejected as being non compliant with EU phytosanitary standards.

UN URGES MUSEVENI ON PEACE IN DR CONGO - "DON'T PRESERVE TERRORISM IN DRC," PRESIDENT

Wednesday, 17th January 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has said that the United Nations is responsible for preserving terrorism in the neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo.

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AMBASSADOR BLAAK MEETS WAGENINGEN UNIVERSITY OFFILCIALS, 18th-January 2018

Today 18th January 2018 Amb Blaak, Brussels had a meeting in the Netherlands with Wageningen university officials to brainstorm on developing a programme to combat the "false coddling moth", which is rampant in roses and capsicum exported into the EU and causes many consignments to be rejected as being non compliant with EU phytosanitary standards.

INCOMING ZAMBIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER DESIGNATE TO UGANDA PRESENTS COPIES OF CREDENTIALS TO STATE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, 17th-January 2018

Amb. Benson Chali expressed his pleasure at the new post appreciating the tremendous support the Government of Uganda had extended to his predecessor.

INCOMING FINLAND AMBASSADOR TO UGANDA PRESENTS COPIES OF CREDENTIALS TO STATE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, 17th-January 2018

Ambassador Fernandez Tarja Ovvokki the new Finland Ambassador to Uganda presented her working copies of credentials to the Minister of State for Foreign affairs Hon. Okello Oryem at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Kampala on the 17 January 2018.
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