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INDIAN FIRM TO SET UP TRACTOR ASSEMBLY PLANT IN UGANDA

Thursday, 20th April 2017
The Escorts Group, one of India's leading engineering conglomerates operating in the high growth sectors of agri-machinery, construction & material handling equipment, railway equipment and auto components will soon be making significant investments in Uganda that will see the Company set up a tractor assembly plant in Uganda. 

UGANDA TOURISM DELEGATION PARTICIPATES IN THE GLOBAL EXHIBITION ON SERVICE, GREATER NOIDA, INDIA

Thursday, 20th April 2017
A delegation from Uganda, led by the Minister of Tourism, Wild Life and Antiquities, Prof. Ephraim Kamuntu, participated in the 3rd Global Exhibition on Services organized by the Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, in collaboration with the Chamber of Indian Industry (CII) from 17th to 20th April 2017. While inaugurating the Exhibition, the President of India, H.E Pranab Mukherjee, reiterated the importance of the services sector to the global economy

The Prime Minister of Uganda, Rt. Hon. Ruhakana Rugunda visits India

Wednesday, 15th March 2017
The Prime Minister of Uganda, Rt. Hon. Ruhakana Rugunda visited India from 7th to 12th March 2017. During his visit, he met with the President of India, Vice President of India, the Governor and Speaker of Maharashtra, and with a number of investors. 

The Prime Minister of Uganda, Rt. Hon. Ruhakana Rugunda visits India

Wednesday, 15th March 2017
The Prime Minister of Uganda, Rt. Hon. Ruhakana Rugunda visited India from 7th to 12th March 2017. During his visit, he met with the President of India, Vice President of India, the Governor and Speaker of Maharashtra, and with a number of investors. 

UGANDA TO RATIFY PARIS AGREEMENT ON CLIMATE CHANGE

Monday, 19th September 2016
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon Sam Kutesa on, 15th September 2016, signed Uganda's instrument of ratification

H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni meets with H.E Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India

Saturday, 7th November 2015
H.E the President meets with H.E Narendra Modi in New Delhi, India

Uganda moves to adopt use of electronic trade system

Friday, 19th September 2014

The cost of doing business across borders is set to go down following a partnership between the Royal Danish Embassy, Uganda and Trademark East Africa (TMEA), aimed at funding an electronic trade clearance computerised system.

7th Northern Corridor Integration Projects Summit

Friday, 29th August 2014

Preparation for the 7th Northern Corridor Integration Projects Summit is underway; Chaired by the Permanent Secretary/ Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA), senior government officials met today, Friday 29th August 2014 at MOFA to assess the status of implementation from different sectors.

Statement to Diplomatic Missions on Ebola preparedness in Uganda

Thursday, 14th August 2014
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The current Ebola epidemic ravaging West Africa countries has had enormous effects not only in the affected countries but to the African continent at large.

Statement by Hon. Sam K. Kutesa at the National Consultative Workshop on the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Friday, 8th August 2014

Your Excellency Amina Mohammed, United Nations Secretary-General's Advisor on Post-2015 Development Planning, and our Guest Speaker,

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Hon. Tarsis Kabwegyere, Minister for General Duties, Office of the Prime Minister,

Speech To the AU Executive Council by Hon. Sam K. Kutesa, President-Elect Of The 69th United Nations General Assmebly

Tuesday, 1st July 2014

Your Excellency Ahmed Teguedi, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, and Chairman of the Executive Council,\r\n

Uganda's Game Park tourists increase

Thursday, 23rd January 2014

Increase in global coffee prices not yet impressive, experts say

Wednesday, 22nd January 2014

Despite a slight increase in global coffee prices, farmers should not jubilate yet as the current prices are not yet

Ngamba chimp sanctuary ranked best in Africa

Monday, 20th January 2014

Ngamba Chimpanzee Sanctuary Island has been ranked as the best chimpanzee sanctuary in Africa by Jane Goodall, a United Nations ambassador of peace.