Latest News Highlights

Sheik Hasina Calls for Sustainable Peace

Monday, 14th May 2018
The Prime Minister of the Republic of Bangladesh, Sheik Hasina, has called for a global shift in the perception of Moslems in order to realize a fresh start to shaping a world of sustainable peace, solidarity and prosperity.

Uganda gets a mobile breast cancer testing machine

Monday, 7th May 2018
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 Connectivity at CHOGM 2018

Wednesday, 25th April 2018
President Museveni and the Indian Prime Minister, Shri Norendra Modi, engaged in a bilateral meeting during the recently concluded Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in London. 

Distorting Oil Prices Is Self-Defeating - Narendra Modi

Thursday, 19th April 2018
The Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi , has called for the building of a global consensus on oil prices to serve the interests of both the producers and the consumers. 

Uganda India Relations: SMES, Tigers and Dance

Wednesday, 11th April 2018
The Governor of Maharashtra, the state with the largest economy in India, Hon Vidyasagar Rao, has welcomed Ugandan private sector micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) to travel to his capital Mumbai under a special programme, to gain knowledge on how to operate as essential engines of economic growth.

Uganda-India: friends and business partners

Wednesday, 4th April 2018
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.

Uganda Pursues Solar-Based Irrigation Technologies in NOIDA

Monday, 26th March 2018
In pursuit of irrigation for increased agricultural production and productivity in Uganda, the Hon Adolf Mwesigye, Minister of Defence, in mid-March led a high-powered delegation to the annual Elecrama Show. 

Africa In Darkness Despite Solar Energy

Sunday, 11th March 2018
A total of 17 Presidents, 11 of them from Africa, attended the inauguration of India's brainchild, the International Solar Alliance (ISA).

Uganda Road Show For Mumbai

Monday, 19th February 2018
Efforts to get direct flights from India to Uganda are in high gear, as the two countries look to each other to realize greater economic growth and poverty reduction.

India Courts Agriculture in 2018 to Reduce Inequality

Friday, 9th February 2018
Farmers in India have much to celebrate in this year's budget which prioritized their sector, giving agriculture US$ 225.5 billion. This money is to be spent on creating livelihoods and infrastructure in India's rural areas.

Invest In Africa For Global Peace and Sustainable Development

Thursday, 1st February 2018
President Yoweri  Museveni has referred to Africa as the world's new frontier for trade, tourism and investment.

Engineering: From Punjab to Uganda

Tuesday, 23rd January 2018
Following concerted consultations and visits, the Education Attache at New Delhi High Commission, Mr Baker Balunywa, has identified engineering and management opportunities for Ugandan students at Quest Group of Institutions in Chandigarh.

There Is More Than Tea In India's Assam

Monday, 15th January 2018
Uganda was among six diplomatic missions accredited to New Delhi, whose ambassadors traveled to the 5th Assam International Agri - Horticultural Show at  Dibrugh, the capital of Assam State in Eastern India.

REMOULDING THE UGANDA - INDIA NEXUS

Wednesday, 3rd January 2018
President Ram Noth Kovind has pledged closer socio - economic collaboration between India and Uganda in a common struggle to uplift the livelihoods of their peoples. The President made these remarks while receiving the credentials of Uganda's new envoy to New Delhi, Ms Grace Akello.

Horasis 2018 Visioning For Kampala

Friday, 15th December 2017
Horasis, a Swiss-based international business think - thank, is considering holding its first Africa regional meeting in Kampala and making Uganda its Africa's regional base.

Uganda to Benefit from International Solar Alliance

Wednesday, 6th December 2017
Uganda is set to receive 1,500 demonstration solar water pumping systems for irrigation from International Solar Alliance (ISA). The International Solar Alliance is one of the practical off-shoots of COP21, the Global Climate Summit that was held in Paris, France in November, 2016.

A New Dawn for Uganda-India Relations

Wednesday, 29th November 2017
A new 21st century marriage between Uganda and India was, on 21st November, celebrated at a 1,000-delegates business conference in Kampala. President Yoweri Museveni presided over the ceremony witnessed by Ms Rita Teaotia, Secretary of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of India.

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.