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An Iranian High Level Business delegation Visits Uganda

Tuesday, 18th July 2017
An Iranian High level business delegation from the Mostazafan Foundation which is under the Iranian Supreme leaderís tutelage visits. This Foundation is a huge business conglomerate with 11 holdings and 150 companies under it in various sectors ranging from agriculture/ agro-processing to construction, oil and gas, Petro-chemical industry to tourism among others.

UGANDA AND IRAN SIGN ADDITIONAL MOU ON ESTABLISHMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF UGANDA - IRAN HEALTH CENTRE IN NAGURU

Thursday, 25th May 2017
The Uganda Police force together with the Association of Muslim physicians without borders signed an MoU on the establishment and management of Uganda-Iran Health Centre at Naguru, Kampala at a ceremony which took place yesterday the 23rd May, 2017 at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

H.E. SEYED MORTEZA MORTAZAVI PRESENTS CREDENTIALS

Monday, 12th December 2016
H.E. Seyed Morteza, the Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Uganda Presented his Credentials to H.E. Yoweri Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda on 12th December 2016 at State House Entebbe.

HON. ORYEM OKELLO OFFICIALLY LAUNCHES THE UGANDA CONSULATE IN LAHORE - PAKISTAN

Tuesday, 22nd November 2016
On 9th October, 2016, the Uganda Consulate in Lahore and the Uganda embassy in Tehran, celebrated the 54th Independence of Uganda in Lahore, Pakistan. The chief guest was Hon. Henry Oryem Okello, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs (International Affairs).

NEW EAC PASSPORT INFORMATION

Monday, 21st November 2016
During 17th ordinary Summit of the East African Community Heads of State Summit in Arusha on 2nd March 2016, the EAC Heads of State launched the new international East African Community e-passport.

YOWERI KAGUTA MUSEVENI ADDRESSES THE 71ST GENERAL DEBATE OF THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

Wednesday, 21st September 2016
Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, President of Uganda has welcomed the push for the Sustainable Development Goals during the current General Assembly session as a way to eradicate abject poverty worldwide.

UGANDA TO RATIFY PARIS AGREEMENT ON CLIMATE CHANGE

Thursday, 15th September 2016
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon Sam Kutesa has, today 15th September 2016, signed Uganda's instrument of ratification, of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change.

REDUCED VISA FEES STATEMENT

Tuesday, 26th July 2016
The Government of Uganda has reduced Visa fees from USD 100 to USD 50 with effect from 22nd July 2016.

Statement By Dr. M.A. Kisuule, Dean Of African Group Of Ambassadors On The Occasion Of Celebrating African Day In Tehran.

Monday, 27th June 2016
Today 25th May 2016, we in Tehran are joining our brothers and sisters in the world to celebrate the 53rd anniversary of African Union.

Meeting with Investors in Isfahan

Monday, 22nd February 2016
H.E. Dr. Muhammad Ahmed Kisuule meets with investors in Isfahan, Iran

Rt. Hon. Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda Opens the Annual Ambassadors' Conference at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Kampala.

Monday, 11th January 2016
The three day Annual Ambassadors' Conference commenced today

Iran Offers Ten Scholarships to Teachers for Vocational Training

Friday, 22nd May 2015
The Iranian Ambassador to Uganda, H.E Amir Hossein Nik Bin has asked Hon Dr. Philemon Matekye, State Minister of Foreign Affairs in charge of Regional Cooperation, to give him ten Ugandan teachers to be sponsored for vocational training in Iran.

Oil & Gas Convention 2015: Delivering Uganda's Potential in the Oil and Gas Sector.

Friday, 24th April 2015
The Oil & Gas Convention took place on 23rd April 2015 at the Kampala Serena Hotel, under the theme; "Accelerating Oil & Gas Production in East Africa: The Key Enablers".

Uganda & Iran Sign Memorandum of Understanding on Regular Political and Diplomatic Consultations

Tuesday, 3rd February 2015
H.E. Mohammad Javad Zarrif; the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran, who is on a two day working visit to Uganda has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Uganda on behalf of the government of Iran. 

Young Diplomats Advised to Always Be Ahead of Situations

Monday, 2nd February 2015
The newly posted Accounting Officers and Financial Attachés to Ugandan Missions abroad have been advised to always communicate through reports and briefs to avoid conflicts in missions. 

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.

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