Latest News Highlights

To overcome human rights abuses: promote economic growth

Monday, 4th November 2019
President Yoweri Museveni has called on Africa to promote economic growth as a way to ending human rights abuses on the Continent.

Celebrating Uganda's Independence Day

Monday, 14th October 2019
The Hon Minister of State for External  Affairs of the Republic of India, who concurrently is the Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs, Hon V Muraleedharan was Chief Guest at Uganda's 57th Independence Anniversary held in New Delhi. The occasion was further honored by the presence of the Guest of Honor who was Dr Vijay Chauthaiwale, Head of the BJP Foreign Affairs.

Kassaija's Five-Focus Budget Plan for Industrialization

Wednesday, 25th September 2019
Speaking to a hall packed with central and local government officials, ambassadors, parliamentarians, private sector leaders as well as local and international media representatives, Matia Kasaija has offered five solutions to Uganda's drive to accelerate the attainment of middle-income status as stipulated in Vision 2040.

Attorney General Signs Mediation Convention in Singapore

Wednesday, 14th August 2019
The Attorney General of Uganda, the Hon William Byaruhanga, was among top global legal gurus who signed the UN Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation in Singapore on 7th August, 2019.

Nepal President Welcomes Uganda-Nepal Collaboration

Thursday, 25th July 2019
The President of Nepal, HE Madam Bidhya Devi Bhandari, has warmly welcomed Nepal-Uganda collaboration in empowering women and girls with special skills and knowledge so that they can start viable businesses for their empowerment. She has also warmly endorsed the proposal for the two friendly countries to collaborate in the promotion of tourism to their countries.

Indian Travel Federation Convention to Promote Uganda Tourism

Tuesday, 9th July 2019
Over 1,000 world tourism and travel agents will gather in Kampala, Uganda at the biggest tourism event for the country organised by the Travel Agents Federation of India (TAFI).  Scheduled for the week running 2nd to 9th February, 2020, this mega conference will be opened by HE President Museveni, as Chief Guest

Hon Sam Kutesa receives a Solanika Minitractor from Mr Rabin, International Director Solanika Tractor Company on Friday, 8th June

Friday, 14th June 2019
The Hon Sam Kutesa, Minister of State of Foreign Affairs, has congratulated Prime Minister Modi for securing a second time victory with a landslide win in last month's elections in India.

Narendra Modi Is Back . . . with a massive win

Tuesday, 28th May 2019
In the recently concluded Indian election featuring over 900 million voters, Narendra Modi rode back to power on the crest of a 65% landslide victory.

Drawing WTO Focus to Developing Countries Agenda

Friday, 17th May 2019
The Minister of Commerce, Industry and Civil Aviation of the Government India, has hailed trade as the bridge to global prosperity; and to reducing global inequalities.

Yacob Urges Formalization of Economic Cooperation

Saturday, 4th May 2019
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

Tuesday, 23rd April 2019
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

Thursday, 11th April 2019
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

Wednesday, 27th March 2019
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

Monday, 18th March 2019
"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: Beguiling Mother of the Nile

Tuesday, 19th February 2019
Uganda's Mission in New Delhi, India has held its Second Uganda - India Business Conference in the eastern Indian city of Kolkata.

SRI LANKA AND UGANDA TO REINVIGORATE COOPERATION

Friday, 8th February 2019
Uganda's High Commissioner based in New Delhi, Ms Grace Akello, was one of 13 envoys who on 1st February, 2019 presented credentials to the President of Sri Lanka, HE Mr Maithripala Sirisena.

India: modern, competitive but caring and compassionate

Monday, 28th January 2019
Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India has hailed his country as the only one offering the world democracy, demography and demand. Making up one sixth of humanity, he said, India's socio-economic gains are beacons of hope in the struggle for global economic growth and poverty reduction.

Open secret of economic growth: skills and jobs

Friday, 18th January 2019
Skilling the youth in order to accelerate economic growth and reap maximum benefits from this demographic dividend has heralded the beginning of 2019 in India.

Uganda's Economic Star at 6.1 Magnitude and Rising

Friday, 11th January 2019
In his 2019 New Year Message, President Yoweri Museveni has highlighted Uganda's determination to pursue economic growth against a secure and peaceful climate. "Ugandan patriots" he said, had " invested a lot of energy in creating stability in Uganda.

Ugandans Design Peace and Good Will To Each Other

Thursday, 20th December 2018
As 2018 comes to a close, Ugandan leaders across political, religious and age spectrums have endorsed the idea of a national dialogue as an avenue to peaceful resolution of political, religious and any other types of conflicts or disagreements.