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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".

UGANDA KICKS OFF GREAT START AT THE WTM TRAVEL SHOW IN LONDON, UK

Monday, 14th November 2016
Uganda's participation at the WTM, one of the world's largest tourism trade expos, took off to a steady start at the annual World Travel Market (WTM) in London on Monday this week.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI CONGRATULATES PRESIDENT - ELECT DONALD TRUMP

Thursday, 10th November 2016
"I look forward to working with him"

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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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