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Yacob Urges Formalization of Economic Cooperation

The President of Singapore, Her Excellency Madam Halima Yacob, has asked the Government of Uganda to expedite the signing of two Memoranda of Understanding on Double Taxation Agreement (DTA) and Investment Protection Agreement (IPA) so that Singaporean investors and private sector can join Uganda in her struggle for socioeconomic transformation.

Maldives: socio-economic transformation via tourism

The President of Maldives has expressed a wish to visit Uganda as part of his familiarization tour of the Continent of Africa. HE Mr Ibrahim Mohamed Solih made these remarks while receiving credentials from the Ugandan President, HE General Yoweri  Museveni, accrediting Ms Grace Akello to Maldives as Uganda's Ambassador.

The Incubation Powerhouse of Indian Industry

In line with the strategy of promoting regional industrial development in Uganda, the Uganda High Commission visited the National Small Industries Corporation Ltd (NSIC), a Government of India Enterprise

Uganda Alerts Potential Tourists on Visa Fraudsters

As Uganda's tourism attractions draw more and more people to the Pearl of Africa, government is keen to ensure that the sojourner to Uganda gets value for money before his travel to the country.

Open Markets Spur Economic Growth and Prosperity

"It would be a failure by some of the political and intellectual classes not to know that, with modern economies, you cannot guarantee the prosperity of your people if you do not work for access to big markets." These were the words of President Yoweri Museveni during his keynote address at the first ever, Africa Now Conference, held in Kampala in early March, 2019. The President pointed to the great strides in economic growth which India and China had attained as a result of their accessing big markets.

Uganda's Economic Growth Is Unstoppable -- Museveni

During his State of the Nation Address, 2018 on 6th June, President Museveni dwelt on the economy as the key to pulling people out of poverty. We reproduce edited excerpts of his speech below.

Uganda gets a mobile breast cancer testing machine

The fight against cancer in Uganda is set to receive a boost from the Sumta Foundation donation of a mobile mammography van, which left the Indian port of Mumbai on 6th May.

Uganda-India: friends and business partners

Uganda enjoys a special relationship with India and this will continue to be nurtured by both countries, as reiterated by the two Vice Presidents of Uganda and India during their recent meeting in New Delhi.

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

H.E the President meets with H.E Narendra Modi in New Delhi, India