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BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES IN UGANDA, SUDAN AND NIGERIA

Thursday, 22nd March 2018
Amb. Dorothy Samali Hyuha delivers a detailed speech on business opportunities in Uganda. This was during the conference on Business Opportunity in Uganda, Sudan and Nigeria that took place on 22nd March 2018 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia organised by Bionas Agropolitan Technology Corridor(BATC) Development Berhad.

PRESENTATION OF CREDENTIALS BY AMB. DOROTHY SAMALI HYUHA TO HIS MAJESTY THE SULTAN HAJI HASSANAL BOLKIAH MU ZZADDIN WADDAULAH, SULTAN AND YANG DI-PERTUAN OF BRUNEI DARUSSALAM ON 13TH MARCH 2018

Monday, 19th March 2018

On 13th March 2018, Amb. Dorothy Samali Hyuha High Commissioner of Uganda to Malaysia presented Letters of Credence to His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'zzaddin Waddaulah, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam at Istana Nurul Iman, as the High Commissioner to Brunei resident in Kuala Lumpur.

UGANDA'S SOLOMY BALUNGI BOSSA SWORN IN AS INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT JUDGE

Friday, 9th March 2018
Today, 9 March 2018, six new judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC) were sworn in at a ceremony held at the seat of the Court in The Hague (Netherlands). Judges Luz del Carmen Ibanez Carranza (Peru), Solomy Balungi Bossa (Uganda), Tomoko Akane (Japan), Reine Alapini-Gansou (Benin), Kimberly Prost (Canada) and Rosario Salvatore Aitala (Italy) were elected for nine-year terms during the sixteenth session of the Assembly of States Parties (ASP) to the Rome Statute in December 2017.

BENCHMARKING VISIT BY CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA

Monday, 5th March 2018
Today, Rt. Hon. chief Justice Bart Magunda Katureebe of the Republic of Uganda together with his delegation has paid a courtesy call to Uganda High Commission Kuala Lumpur. The delegation is in Malaysia to benchmark on Judicial matters.

COMMUNIQUE OF THE SUMMIT OF THE TROOP CONTRIBUTING COUNTRIES (TCCS) TO THE AFRICAN UNION MISSION IN SOMALIA (AMISOM)

Friday, 2nd March 2018

The Summit of Heads of State and Government of TroopContributing Countries (TCCs) to the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM)was held on 2nd  March 2018 in Kampalaunder the Chairmanship of H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, President of theRepublic of Uganda.

AMBASSADOR DOROTHY SAMALI HYUHA FLAGS OFF TECHNICAL TEAM FROM MALAYSIAN INC TO UGANDA.

Thursday, 22nd February 2018
Ambassador Dorothy Samali Hyuha flags off the technical team from Malaysian Inc to Uganda. The team is going to carry out the feasibility study of the new proposed satellite city.

URBAN TALK ON MUNICIPAL FINANCING DURING WORLD URBAN FORUM 9(WUF9), MALAYSIA.

Friday, 9th February 2018
Executive Director Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA), Jennifer Semakula Musisi in Urban Talk on Municipal Financing during World Urban Forum 9(WUF9), Malaysia.

WORLD URBAN FORUM 9

Thursday, 8th February 2018
Hon. Amongi Betty Ongom, Minister of Lands,Housing and Urban Development, Hon. Jennifer Namuyangu,Minister of State for Local Government, Ambassador Dorothy Samali Hyuha, High Commissioner of Republic of Uganda to Malaysia at High level meeting at World Urban Forum 9(WUF9) which is on going at Kuala Lumpur Conventional Centre, Malaysia.

HON. AMONGI BETTY ONGOM, MINISTER OF LANDS, HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT, DELIVERING HER SPEECH AT WORLD URBAN FORUM 9(WUF9).

Thursday, 8th February 2018
Hon. Amongi Betty Ongom, Minister of Lands,Housing and Urban Development, delivering her speech at World Urban Forum 9(WUF9) during the high level meeting.

EVEREST CLIMBER PRAISES MOUNTAIN RWENZORI CHALLENGE LIKE NO OTHER

Friday, 2nd February 2018
“I have climbed many mountains, been to Mt. Kenya and Mt. Kilimanjaro, but none compares to what confronts you when you climb the Rwenzori Mountains.”

Those are the words of RavichandranTharumalingam, who from 19th January spent eight days climbing the famous Mountains of the Moon, the Rwenzori Mountains. He summited to the highest point, Margherita peak on Mt. Stanley, at 5109m. Fondly known as Ravi, the climber was on his first trip to Uganda at the invitation of the Uganda High Commission in Malaysia and hosted by the Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities and its agencies.

MR. RAVICHANDRAN THARUMALINGAM CONQUERS 5,109M MARGHERITA PEAK OF MT. RWENZORI.

Sunday, 28th January 2018
Mr. Ravichandran Tharumalingam (renoun Malaysian mountain climber), conquers Mt. Rwenzori, margherita peak in Uganda.

PUBLIC HOLIDAY (NRM) LIBERATION DAY

Thursday, 25th January 2018
National Resistance Movement (NRM) Liberation day Friday, 26 January 2018.
On January 25, 1986, the National Resistance Army (NRA), under the wing of the political National Resistance Movement (NRM), ousted a government that represented years of corruption, civil rights offenses, and alleged voter fraud. The movement, led by Yoweri Musevini, promised “a fundamental change in the politics” of Uganda. The country now commemorates the event every year as NRM Liberation Day, though not without its detractors.

MR. RAVICHANDRAN THARUMALINGAM, MALAYSIAN INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNISED MOUNTAIN CLIMBER SET TO CONQUER MOUNTAIN RWENZORI, UGANDA WITH HEIGHT 5,109M.

Thursday, 18th January 2018
P.S Doreen Katusiime together with CEO Mr.Stephen Asiimwe joined Ministry of Foreign Affairs Uganda welcomed and flagged off Mr. Ravichandran Tharumalingam a mountain climber who is set to conquer Mountain Rwenzori in Uganda, 5,109m high (Mt. Magherita). In addition, this mission has been sponsored by Uganda Tourism Board and Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities.

A TEAM OF MALAYSIAN YOUTH VOLUNTEERS FROM THE MINISTRY OF YOUTH AND SPORTS, MALAYSIA WILL BE TRAVELING TO UGANDA.

Wednesday, 3rd January 2018
Ambassador Dorothy Samali Hyuha, High Commissioner of the Republic of Uganda to Malaysia flags off MyCorps, Malaysia to Uganda . A team of 11 Malaysian  Youth Volunteers from the Ministry of Youth and Sports, Malaysia will be travelling to Uganda for a period of three months on a voluntary mission in different fields.

SIGNING CEREMONY OF MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING (MOU) ON THE FEASIBILITY STUDY FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF PROPOSED SATELLITE CITY IN UGANDA BY MALAYSIAN INCORPORATED BERHAD ( MALAYSIAN INC) ON 12TH DECEMBER 2017.

Friday, 15th December 2017
Signing Ceremony of Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU) on the feasibility study for the development of proposed satellite city in Uganda by Malaysian Incorporated Berhad( Malaysian Inc) on 12th December 2017. The ceremony was witnessed by Y.B. Dato'sri Mustapha Bin Mohamed, Minister of International Trade and Industry, Malaysia (MITI) accompanied by Datuk Isham Ishak, Deputy Secretary General (Trade) MITI, Ir. Dr. Mohd Shahreen Zainooreen Madros, Chief Executive Officer MATRADE, Tan Sri Dato'sri Ar. Hj Esa, Chairman Malaysian Inc, Pn. Linda Zain, chief Executive Officer Malaysian Inc.

AMBASSADOR DOROTHY SAMALI HYUHA, HON. ISAAC ISANGA MUSUMBA PAID A COURTESY CALL ON MINISTRY OF URBAN WELLBEING, HOUSING AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT, MALAYSIA ON 13TH DECEMBER 2017.

Thursday, 14th December 2017
Ambassador Dorothy Samali Hyuha, Hon. Isaac Isanga Musumba, Minister of State for Urban Development of the Republic of Uganda with delegation paid a courtesy call on Ministry of Urban Wellbeing, Housing and local government, Malaysia on 13th December 2017. The delegation later went for a site visit to Lembah Subang 2, Public Housing Program.

Ambassador Dorothy Samali Hyuha congratulates Miss Tourism Uganda 2017 Queen Challa Elma Kapel, upon successful participation in Miss Tourism International World final 2017.

Saturday, 9th December 2017
Miss Tourism Uganda 2017 Queen Challa Elma Kapel, Hon. Esther Anyakun Davinia and Hon. Centenary Robert paid a courtesy call to Uganda High Commission, Kuala Lumpur on Thursday 7th December 2017. The High Commissioner congratulated Queen Elma for representing Uganda in Miss Tourism international finals 2017. In addition, Honarable Members of Parliament appreciated the consistent support accorded to Queen Elma and their team. Ideas on how to promote Uganda tourism in Malaysia were  also discussed during the meeting.

WOMEN IN POLITICS KL 2017(WIPKL2017) CONFERENCE

Sunday, 3rd December 2017
Hon.Ruth Nankabirwa welcomed by H.E Dorothy Samali Hyuha and United Malays National Organisation (UMNO) VIPs at Kuala Lumpur International Airport to attend Women In Politics KL 2017(WIPKL2017) conference.

KUALA LUMPUR INTERNATIONAL CRAFTS FESTIVAL (KLICF) 2017

Saturday, 25th November 2017
MissTourism Uganda 2017 Queen Challa Elma Kapel and Uganda High Commisioner Dorothy Samali Hyuha at the opening ceremony of  Kuala Lumpur International Craft Festival (KLICF) on 24th November 2017 under the theme; crafts unite people. KLICF attracted 430 craft entreprenuers from 35 countries participating in sales, demonstrations and cultural performance activities.