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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. 

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI, BRITISH SECRETARY OF STATE DISCUSS REFUGEES, SECURITY IN THE HORN

Wednesday, 1st February 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has said the biggest challenge in handling and settling refugees is lack of resources that is hindering the provision of the support they need.

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PRESIDENT MUSEVENI HOSTED BY POTUS, 20th-September 2017

The President of the United States held a  welcoming reception on the evening of Tuesday, 19 September 2017, in honour of the Heads of State or Government, Vice-Presidents and Crown Princes or Princesses participating in the seventy-second session of the General Assembly, at 7.00pm at the Palace Hotel, 455 Madison Avenue.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI, AFRICA 50 DISCUSS INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT, 17th-September 2017

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has today held a meeting with Africa 50 CEO Mr. Alain Ebobisse and Ms. Carole Wamuyu Wainanina the chief Operating Officer at Park Hyatt Hotel in New York, United States of America.

HON. OKELLO ADDRESSES FIRST SUMMIT OF THE ORGANISATION OF ISLAMIC COOPERATION ON SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY., 13th-September 2017

Minister of State for Foreign Affairs in charge of International Affairs, Hon. Henry Oryem Okello, has called upon the OIC Summit on Science and Technology to increase funding in Science and Technology Research and Development in Universities and Institutions funded by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), including Islamic University in Uganda.
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