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UGANDA, QATAR SIGN FOUR KEY AGREEMENTS

Thursday, 20th April 2017
Uganda and the State of Qatar have today signed four key memoranda of understanding at a function witnessed by the two countries' leaders in Doha.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI, QATAR PRIME MINISTER HOLD TALKS

Thursday, 20th April 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has held a meeting with the Qatari Prime Minister, Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al-Thani in Doha today.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI MEETS QATAR FOUNDATION CHAIRPERSON

Thursday, 20th April 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has today held a meeting with Her Highness Sheikha Mouza bint Nasser, the chairperson of the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development.

UGANDA OPEN TO INVESTMENT OFFICE IN DOHA - PRESIDENT MUSEVENI

Thursday, 20th April 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has said that Uganda plans to open an investment office in Doha, Qatar to facilitate prospective investors with information on trade and investment opportunities and promote tourism in Uganda.

UGANDA'S EXQUISITE TOURIST ATTRACTIONS SHOWCASED IN GUANGZHOU, CHINA

Monday, 10th April 2017
On 7th April 2017 over 150 major tour and travel operators, 10 airlines and 5 media agencies in Guangdong province gathered at the Garden Hotel in Guangzhou in an evening of extravaganza dubbed 'Uganda Tourism Night'.

YOUNG EGYPTIAN DIPLOMATS VISIT THEIR UGANDAN COUNTERPARTS

Friday, 7th April 2017
On 5th April 2017, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs hosted a team of young Egyptian Diplomats undergoing a two year induction course at the Diplomatic Institute of Cairo.

AMB. TIBALEKA PRESENTS CREDENTIALS TO H.E. PRESIDENT JANOS ADER OF HUNGARY

Thursday, 6th April 2017
Ambassador Marcel R.Tibaleka, on 27th March 2017, presented his Letters of Credence to His Excellency Mr. Janos Ader, President of the Republic of Hungary, during an official ceremony at Sandor Palace in Budapest.

UGANDA HIGH COMMISSION DAR-ES-SALAAM OFFICIALLY OPENS REFURBISHED CHANCERY BUILDING

Friday, 31st March 2017
A newly renovated Chancery building of the Uganda High Commission in Dar-Es-Salaam was officially handed over to the Government of Uganda, on Thursday 30th March 2017.

UGANDA TO BOOST VOCATIONAL EDUCATION WITH NEW OFID LOAN

Monday, 27th March 2017
The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID), on 23rd March 2017, signed a US$14.3m public sector loan agreement with Uganda for the Vocational Education Project, Phase II.

UNITED NATIONS POPULATION FUND (UNFPA) COUNTRY REPRESENTATIVE PRESENTS HIS CREDENTIALS TO MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Friday, 10th March 2017
The Hon. Minister of Foreign Affairs Sam Kutesa, has today, Friday 10th March 2017 received Credentials for the incoming Country Representatives of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Mr. Alain Sibenaler.

THE PERMANENT SECRETARY OF THE MINISTRY FOREIGN AFFAIRS HOLDS A BILATERAL MEETING WITH THE ITALIAN AMBASSADOR AT THE MINISTRY HQ.

Friday, 10th March 2017
The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Amb. Patrick Mugoya held a bilateral meeting with Italian Ambassador H.E. Dominico Fornara at the Ministry head quarters this morning. 

HON. SAM KUTESA MEETS EU AMBASSADOR

Friday, 10th March 2017
The EU Ambassador H.E. Kristian Schmidt had a meeting with Hon Sam Kutesa, Minister of Foreign Affairs and senior officials at the Ministry Head quarters. They discussed a range of issues in the region including the forthcoming 2017 London Somalia Conference. 

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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