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H.E. ZHENG ZHUQUIANG PRESENTS CREDENTIALS

Monday, 12th December 2016
H.E. Zheng Zhuquiang, the Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to Uganda Presented his Credentials to H.E. Yoweri Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda on 12th December 2016 at State House Entebbe.

H.E. SEYED MORTEZA PRESENTS CREDENTIALS

Monday, 12th December 2016
H.E. Seyed Morteza, the Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Uganda Presented his Credentials to H.E. Yoweri Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda on 12th December 2016 at State House Entebbe.

THE 3RD ANNUAL UGANDAN DIASPORA BUSINESS BREAK FAST | SERENA HOTEL

Thursday, 8th December 2016
The Ugandan Diaspora Business Breakfast is an annual Business Breakfast hosted at Kampala Serena Hotel's Katonga hall and moderated by Dr. Maggie Kigozi.

MEETING WITH THE RUSSIAN AMBASSADOR HE. ALEXANDER DMITRIEVECH POLYAKOV

Thursday, 1st December 2016
Hon. Okello Oryem today met with the Russian Ambassador H.E Alexander Dmitrievech Polyakov, who came bearing greetings from the Russian Minister of Foreign affairs. 

MOFA SACCO ELECTS NEW EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Wednesday, 30th November 2016
Today 30th November, 2016, at the Employees Cooperative Savings and Credit Society (SACCO) Annual General Meeting of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the members elected a new Executive Committee to manage the Savings and Credit Cooperative.

HON SAM KUTESA PAYS TRIBUTE TO FIDEL CASTRO

Wednesday, 30th November 2016

QATAR OFFERS UGANDA 40,000 JOBS IN 2017; BILATERAL COOPERATION IN AGRICULTURE, TRADE AND LABOR IN THE OFFING

Tuesday, 29th November 2016
The government of the State of Qatar has pledged 40,000 jobs in all sectors to Ugandans in 2017, in a development that would overwhelmingly raise the population of Ugandans working in Qatar from the current 3000.

VP MEETS FINNISH BUSINESS DELEGATION

Tuesday, 29th November 2016
Government is to engage European companies and agencies to facilitate sustainable investment, provide information sharing and broaden trade activities between European countries with Uganda.

GULF AIR TO RESUME ENTEBBE FLIGHTS

Monday, 28th November 2016
The Kingdom of Bahrain and the Government of Uganda have negotiated a deal to return the kingdom's flag-carrier, Gulf Air to promote trade and investment between the two countries

AMB JAMES MUGUME HANDS OVER DIPLOMATIC SERVICE TO AMB PATRICK MUGOYA

Friday, 25th November 2016
Today, November 25th 2016, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs witnessed the hand-over ceremony of the office of the Permanent Secretary and Head of the Diplomatic Service.

NEW EAC PASSPORT INFORMATION

Wednesday, 23rd November 2016
During 17th ordinary Summit of the East African Community Heads of State Summit in Arusha on 2nd March 2016, the EAC Heads of State launched the new international East African Community e-passport.

REPORT ON THE JOINT FIRST ALERTINE/ITURI MEETING SIGNED AND ADOPTED BY DRC AND UGANDAN OFFICIALS IN NEBBI

Monday, 21st November 2016
The discourse that lasted three days drew up strategies to strengthen coordination mechanisms at District and Provincial levels which were geared providing top line growth for both countries.

DIPLOMATIC COMMUNITY TO HOST THE 2ND ANNUAL DIPLOMATIC BLACK TIE DINNER AND BALL

Thursday, 17th November 2016
The Theme of this year's dinner will be: "Handshake diplomacy: to cooperate rather than to compete".

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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