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Uganda National Chamber of Commerce and Industry Signs an MOU with Chamber of Commerce and Industry of KOSTROMA

Monday, 27th May 2019
Uganda National Chamber of Commerce and Industry Signs an MOU with Chamber of Commerce and Industry of KOSTROMA at Meeting between the the two Presidents.

His Excellency Johnson Agara OLWA presents copies of letters of credence

Monday, 20th May 2019
His Excellency Johnson Agara OLWA presents copies of letters of credence to Honourable Andrei DAPKIUNAS ,  Deputy Minister at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus in Minsk.

His Excellency Ambassador Johnson Agara Olwa Meets The President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Kostroma.

Monday, 20th May 2019
His Excellency Ambassador Johnson Agara Olwa met Mr Orlov Valentin Vladimirovich the President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Kostroma on the 14th May 2019. Kostroma is one of the oldest Russian cities and now administrative, cultural and industrial centre of Kostroma Region. 

Ambassador Johnson Agara OLWA invites the President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry to the Uganda EXPO 2019

Thursday, 2nd May 2019
Ambassador Johnson Agara OLWA invites Mr Viktor .N. Grebennikov , the President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Kursk Region in the Russian Federation to the Uganda EXPO 2019. The President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Kursk and his officials have confirmed their  participation at the Uganda Expo. They will mobilise the  members of the Chamber's interested in coffee and cocoa to attend the Expo .

His Excellency Ambassador Johnson Agara Olwa Met With The President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Ryazan.

Thursday, 2nd May 2019
His Excellency Ambassador Johnson Agara Olwa met Ms Guseva Tatiana Vasilievna the President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of  Ryazan on 17th May 2019. Ryazan is a city in western Russia , located on the Oka River 196 kilometers from Moscow. 

Ambassador Johnson Agara OLWA meets External Relations Chairman.

Tuesday, 16th April 2019
H.E Johnson Agara OLWA, Ambassador of Uganda to the Russian Federation met Mr Evgeny D. Grigoriev, the Chairman of the Committee of External Relations of St Petersburg today at the office of the Governor of St Petersburg . The Ambassador informed the Chairman about the upcoming Uganda EXPO and invited the committee to attend the Expo scheduled to take place in Moscow from the 27th May 2019 to 01 June 2019.

Uganda Signs MOU on Scientific, Technical and Innovative Cooperation

Monday, 15th April 2019
Hon. Elioda Tumwesigye, Minister of Science , Technology and Innovation led a Uganda  delegation  to Moscow from the 09th to 13th   April 2019 to sign a Memorandum of Understanding on  Scientific, Technical  and Innovative Cooperation between Ministry of Science , Technology and Innovation and of the Republic of Uganda and the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation. 

Embassy of Uganda in Moscow Seeks Opportunities to Host Uganda Expo 2019

Thursday, 4th April 2019
The Team at the Embassy of Uganda in Moscow visited (ETNOMIR) Ethnic World in Moscow to exploit opportunities of collaboration in hosting the Uganda EXPO 2019 scheduled to take place from the 27 to 31 May 2019 in Moscow . 

Uganda EXPO 2019 - Moscow, Russia

Tuesday, 5th March 2019
H.E Ambassador Johnson Agara OLWA met Mr G.A Drozhzhin of the Russian Arts and Folks crafts Association to seek their collaboration in hosting the Uganda EXPO 2019 scheduled to take place in Moscow from the 27 to 31 May 2019. 

MOU Between the Republic of Uganda and the Russian Federation on Scientific, Technical and Innovation Cooperation

Tuesday, 5th March 2019
Memorandum of Understanding between the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation of the Republic of Uganda and the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation on Scientific , Technical and Innovation Cooperation was signed on 22 February 2019 in Moscow 

Uganda To Establish a Mineral Research Institute

Thursday, 28th February 2019
The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation , David O.O. Obong, Professor Kwesigwa Charles, Executive Director of Uganda Industrial Research Institute and Professor Tickodri Togboa , Chairman of Kiira Motors at the Laboratory of nanotechnologies at the National University of Science and Technology (NUST)-MISiS, University of Moscow 

Uganda Delegation Visits Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas ( National Research University)

Friday, 22nd February 2019
The Uganda Delegation led by Hon. Elioda Tumwesigye , Minister of Science , Technology and Innovation visited Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas ( National Research University) today. The delegation met the Vice Rector for International Affairs Mr Alexander Makesimenko and had discussions on possible areas of cooperation including training, research and attracting Oil and Gas companies to Uganda. 

Upcoming Russia-Africa Summit to Take Place in Sochi, Russia

Wednesday, 20th February 2019
Hon. Elioda Tumwesigye, Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation of the Republic of Uganda meets Mr Pavel Volosov, the Head of Africa Division , Department of International Cooperation in the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation. 

Meeting Between H.E Ambassador Johnson Agara Olwa and Mr. Kalganov

Thursday, 13th December 2018
H.E Ambassador Olwa held a meeting with Mr Kalganov V. , an official from the Office of the Governor of St. Petersburg , Russia on 12 December 2018. The purpose of the meeting was to follow up on the MoU that was signed between the Ministry of Water and Environment of the Republic of Uganda and SUE " Vodokanal of St. Petersburg" in September 2018.

Russian Delegation to the 2nd Uganda - Russia Business Forum

Friday, 30th November 2018
Hon. Alexey Volin led the Russian delegation to the 2nd Uganda - Russia Business Forum which  brought together private sector actors from both countries. The Business meeting was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Kampala on the 16th October 2018. This kind of meetings are very important in providing first-hand information on trade and investment opportunities and devising practical strategies for the mutual benefit of our two countries.

The Second Uganda-Russian Business mission was held on the 16th October 2018 in Kampala

Wednesday, 17th October 2018
Hon. Okello Oryem, Minister of State for International Affairs  and Hon.Alexey Volin Deputy Minister for Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation opened the Bussiness Mission

Delegation from Vodakanal of St Petersburg, Russia after signs MoU with Ministry of Water and Environment,

Friday, 7th September 2018
Delegation from Vodakanal of St Petersburg, Russia after signing MoU with Ministry of Water and Environment, visited Iganga and Jinja today to discuss areas of cooperation with district officials. They visited the source of the nile as part of their excursion

H. E Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Uganda to the Russian Federation meets the President of the Kursk Chamber of Commerce and Industry on 21 August 2018

Wednesday, 22nd August 2018
This was a coutersy meeting to share information about the opportunities and potential of trade , investment, education and cultural exchange between the Kursk Region of the Russian Federation and Uganda with the bid to establish relations between the Kursk Chamber of Commerce and the Republic of Uganda in these areas.

His. Excellency Amb. Johnson Agara OLWA Talks to the JSC Minsk Tractor Manufactures

Friday, 17th August 2018
On Friday 17th August 2018,  H.E Amb. Johnson Agara Olwa met the Head of Africa and America department of the JSC Minsk Tractor Works Mr Kirill Vasilenko to discuss business prospects with Uganda. Also in the meeting was the Chairman of the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BelCCI),Mr Vladimir Ulakhovich and the Advisor of the BelCCI - Yaroslav Oleinik