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MOFA, STANBIC BANK AGREE TO PARTNER IN INVESTMENT PROMOTION AND IMAGE BUILDING INITIATIVES TO BOOST COMMERCIAL DIPLOMACY EFFORTS

Friday, 5th May 2017
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Permanent Secretary, Amb. Patrick Mugoya and Stanbic CEO Mr Patrick Mweheire held a meeting at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and agreed to forge a partnership in the areas of Commercial Diplomacy and Public Diplomacy.

THE AU PEACE AND SECURITY COUNCIL CONCLUDES IT'S 10TH RETREAT IN KIGALI.

Friday, 5th May 2017
The Peace and Security Council  (PSC) has concluded it's 10th Retreat held from 3rd to 5th May 2017 at Hotel Mille Collines, Kigali, Rwanda.

UGANDA OPEN FOR STRATEGIC PARTNERS IN THE OIL INDUSTRY

Saturday, 29th April 2017
Dr. Josephine Wapakhabulo, Chief Executive Officer, Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC), has told participants of the 11th German African Energy Forum that Uganda is looking for strategic partners in the oil industry and that there is room for German companies.

AMB. TIBALEKA CALLS FOR INVESTMENTS IN MODERN RENEWABLE ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES IN UGANDA

Saturday, 29th April 2017
Uganda's Ambassador to Germany, Marcel Tibaleka, held a meeting with Mr. Mauro Damonte, Senior Vice President, Power Grids Division, ABB, on the side-lines of the 11th German African Energy Forum.

DOMESTICATION OF AU AGENDA 2063 IN UGANDA - AU COMMISSION OFFICIALS MEET FOREIGN AFFAIRS OFFICIALS.

Saturday, 29th April 2017
AU Commission experts who are visiting Uganda, met with the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Amb. Patrick Mugoya and senior officials at the MOFA Headquarters.

GOVERNMENT OF UGANDA TO PROVIDE LAND FOR UN LOGISTICS BASE EXPANSION - OKELLO ORYEM

Friday, 28th April 2017
Government is providing 20 acres of land, in close proximity to the current UN Logistics base, to expand UN operations.

AMBASSADOR NIMISHA MADHVANI MEETS DIRECTOR GENERAL OF UNESCO

Friday, 21st April 2017
Out-going Ambassador of Uganda to France and Permanent Representative to UNESCO, Nimisha Madhvani Paid a farewell courtesy call on the Director General of UNESCO Ms Irina Bukova in Paris today.

UGANDA'S MINING SECTOR INTRODUCED TO CHINESE INVESTORS

Friday, 21st April 2017
Today, 21st April 2017, an Investment Promotion Conference was held in Fuzhou City, Fujian Province, to introduce Uganda's investment opportunities to potential Chinese investors.

UGANDA - SOUTH SUDAN BORDER JTC

Friday, 21st April 2017
A Government multi-sectoral team headed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is in Addis Ababa today concluded a meeting of the Joint Technical Committee for the delimitation and demarcation of Uganda/South Sudan border. 

Highlights

MONSIGNOR AUGUSTINE KASUJJA ASSUMES POSITION AS APOSTOLIC NUNCIO IN BELGIUM, 23rd-May 2017

Most Reverend Msgr. Augustine Kasujja, a Ugandan has assumed his position as Apostolic Nuncio in Belgium.

UGANDAN COMPANIES EXHIBIT IN RIMINI, ITALY MACFRUT 2017, 16th-May 2017

Seven Ugandan companies have participated in the 34th Edition of MACFRUT 2017, in Rimini, Italy, where they showcased some horticultural commodities including cayenne pepper, red pepper, ginger and green beans from 10th-12th May 2017.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI ON BURUNDI, "WE SHOULD NEVER NEGLECT ANY OPPORTUNITY FOR DIALOGUE", 13th-May 2017

President Yoweri Museveni has said he will highlight the issue of a joint move to Burundi by the lead facilitator and mediator in an effort to urge all stakeholders to engage in dialogue, to the EAC heads of state at the upcoming summit.
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