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PRESIDENT MUSEVENI ARRIVES IN DUBAI FOR ANNUAL GLOBAL BUSINESS FORUM ON AFRICA

Tuesday, 31st October 2017
The President is expected to speak at the Heads of State Dialogue, under the theme "Next Generation Africa - Realising the Promise of Integration."

UGANDA AND IRAN DISCUSS COMMERCIAL DIPLOMACY, TRADE AND BUSINESS

Thursday, 12th October 2017
"Iranian companies and individuals should take advantage of the numerous opportunities available in Uganda, especially in agriculture and agro-processing, oil and gas, minerals, ICT, human resource development, energy, Tourism, and infrastructure development"

SUDAN UNDER-SECRETARY FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS ON WORKING VISIT TO UGANDA

Wednesday, 11th October 2017
The meeting was in line with the directive of the Final Communique at the conclusion of the visit to Sudan by President Yoweri Museveni on 16th September 2015.

THE WORLD SHOULD EMULATE UGANDA ON REFUGEES - CANADIAN PM | MUSEVENI ROOTS FOR MUTUAL TRADE, DEVELOPMENT IN MEET

Friday, 22nd September 2017
President Yoweri Museveni is rooting for stronger trade and development relations with Canada, urging Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to encourage investors and to re-establish and strengthen their partnerships for mutually beneficial relationships.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI, US UNDER SECRETARY DISCUSS TRADE, SECURITY

Friday, 22nd September 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has said that while Uganda and the United States face many challenges that they are collaborating on together including peace and security in South Sudan, Somalia, DR Congo, they will intensify their efforts for durable solutions.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI HAILS US NEW FOCUS ON AFRICA, WORLD PEACE

Thursday, 21st September 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has expressed hope in the United States new focus on peace and security in Africa and the world saying this coupled with infrastructure development; trade and investment will put the country in sync with the rest of the world.

MUSEVENI, GERMAN MINISTER DISCUSS SECURITY IN THE HORN

Thursday, 21st September 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has called upon the international community to take more interest in the situation in Somalia saying although the regional security forces were doing a good job, there was need to develop and strengthen local security forces such as the police and army and for the international community to get involved to put an end to the instability there.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI HOSTED BY POTUS

Wednesday, 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.

USA HAILS UGANDA ON REFUGEE POLICY, OFFERS SUPPORT

Tuesday, 19th September 2017
President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has said that the conflict in South Sudan is caused by lack of ideology and politicians who push forward identity politics and forget the interests of the people.

VP ADDRESSES UK CONVENTION IN LONDON

Tuesday, 19th September 2017
Vice President Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi has urged Ugandans in Diaspora to take advantage of the conducive investment environment in Uganda to invest back home saying in future it might be difficult as Uganda is turning out as a leading global investment destination.

MUSEVENI, UKS BORIS JOHNSON DISCUSS SOUTH SUDAN, BURUNDI

Tuesday, 19th September 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has held candid talks with the United Kingdoms Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on the situation in Somalia, South Sudan and Burundi, telling him there must be a more serious concerted effort to flush out and stop Al-Shabaab militants from Somalia and called for the strengthening of AMISOM through provision of more equipment and personnel to finish the job.

ADDRESS BY H.E. YOWERI KAGUTA MUSEVENI PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA AT THE 72ND SESSION OF THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

Tuesday, 19th September 2017
Theme: "Focusing on People: Striving for Peace and a Decent life for all on a Sustainable Planet".

SSEKANDI VISITS WORLDREMIT CENTRE IN LONDON.

Sunday, 17th September 2017
The Vice President Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi who is in London to address Uganda - UK Investment Convention,yesterday visited the headquarters of Worldremit a leading Money transfer company in London.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI WOOS QATAR TO INVEST IN INDUSTRIALIZATION, AGRO PROCESSING

Sunday, 17th September 2017
President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has said Uganda is fast becoming a middle-income country with vast investment opportunities in agro-processing, industrialization and the service based sector.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI, AFRICA 50 DISCUSS INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT

Sunday, 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.

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AMBASSADOR BLAAK MEETS WAGENINGEN UNIVERSITY OFFILCIALS, 18th-January 2018

Today 18th January 2018 Amb Blaak, Brussels had a meeting in the Netherlands with Wageningen university officials to brainstorm on developing a programme to combat the "false coddling moth", which is rampant in roses and capsicum exported into the EU and causes many consignments to be rejected as being non compliant with EU phytosanitary standards.

INCOMING ZAMBIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER DESIGNATE TO UGANDA PRESENTS COPIES OF CREDENTIALS TO STATE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, 17th-January 2018

Amb. Benson Chali expressed his pleasure at the new post appreciating the tremendous support the Government of Uganda had extended to his predecessor.

INCOMING FINLAND AMBASSADOR TO UGANDA PRESENTS COPIES OF CREDENTIALS TO STATE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, 17th-January 2018

Ambassador Fernandez Tarja Ovvokki the new Finland Ambassador to Uganda presented her working copies of credentials to the Minister of State for Foreign affairs Hon. Okello Oryem at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Kampala on the 17 January 2018.
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