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UGANDA CELEBRATES HER 58TH INDEPENDENCE DAY ANNIVERSARY

Friday, 9th October 2020
Well wishes as Uganda celebrates her 58th Independence Day anniversary. 
This year's theme is; "Celebrating Uganda's steady progress towards economic take off and self-sustaining economic growth"

UGANDA HIGH COMMISSION KUALA LUMPUR MAGAZINE FIRST EDITION

Monday, 5th October 2020
This Magazine highlights activities that Uganda High Commission, Kuala Lumpur has handled during the last five years (2015-2020) since its opening. This Magazine is the first of its kind that the Mission has prepared and we hope to build on this to provide our stakeholders and readers updates on progress that we register within ASEAN region. 

RE-OPENING OF ENTEBBE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ON 1ST OCTOBER 2020

Monday, 5th October 2020
The High Commission of the Republic of Uganda wishes to inform that Entebbe International Airport was re-opened to passenger planes effective 1st October 2020 to allow entry of Ugandan Nationals previously stranded abroad due to Covid-19. Foreign tourists and regular business travelers are now allowed to make their travels to Uganda. 

JOB OPPORTUNITY AS TRADE / COMMERCIAL ASSISTANT

Friday, 21st August 2020

Uganda High Commission, Kuala Lumpur is seeking applicants for a Trade/Commercial Assistant position.


EVACUATION OF STRANDED UGANDANS DUE TO COVID-19

Thursday, 18th June 2020
Greetings Fellow Ugandans in Malaysia, Thailand,  Indonesia, Philippines, Brunei Darusalam, Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar and Laos PDR.

This is to inform you that in accordance to the guidance from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Kampala,  the evacuation exercise of stranded Ugandans who are willing to cover the cost of travel and mandatory quarantine at a private or accept use of a public facility, will commence following the fulfilment of listed SOPs.

For those stranded Ugandans who are eligible, please fill the attached declaration form on our official Facebook page and email to malaysia@mofa.go.ug 

Also arrange to carry out the COVID-19 test as soon as possible.

Uganda High Commission in Kuala Lumpur will from time to time continue to provide necessary guidance on this subject. 

Thank you. 

Uganda High Commission Kuala Lumpur Malaysia 

Uganda High Commissioner Dorothy Hyuha hosted the Africa Heads of Missions resident in Malaysia

Thursday, 28th November 2019
On 27 Nov 2019,Uganda High Commissioner Dorothy Hyuha hosted the Africa Heads of Missions resident in Malaysia for a monthly meeting.This is done on rotational basis by Missions to meet as African Diplomatic group and share business of common interest to Africa.
There are 21 African Missions accredited to the Republic of Malaysia,based in Kuala Lumpur .
The current Dean of the Africa Diplomatic group is H.E Walubita Imakando High Commissioner of Republic of Zambia.

MALAYSIA OPENS CONSULATE OFFICE IN KAMPALA, UGANDA.

Wednesday, 25th September 2019
Flag of the Republic of Malaysia being raised by Alhaj Kagimu Honorary Consul of Malaysia in Uganda assisted by Loh Seck Tiong High Commissioner of Malaysia to Kenya/Uganda, and the flag of the Republic of Uganda being raised by Hon. Amelia Kyambadde Minister of Trade, Industry, and Cooperatives during the official opening ceremony of the Honorary Consulate of Malaysia in Uganda at Kololo, Kampala on 24 Sept 2019. Over 20 delegates including Ministers and Members of Parliament from Malaysia graced the occasion.

UGANDA HIGH COMMISSION - KUALA LUMPUR PROMOTION OF TOURISM PUBLICATIONS, MAY 2019.

Friday, 24th May 2019

High Commissioner Dorothy Samali Hyuha today received Ms. Jessica Chan Woon Chun a Journalist working with PCP Publications, Malaysia who delivered to her copies of Travelution and Travelmate magazines respectively for the May/June 2019 editions highlighting the incredible Tourism experiences in Uganda.

UGANDA HIGH COMMISSION KUALA LUMPUR PARTICIPATED ON THE 16TH MALAYSIA INTERNATIONAL HALAL SHOWCASE AT MALAYSIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE & EXHIBITION CENTRE KUALA LUMPUR.

Friday, 12th April 2019

The event was meant to bring together over 1000exhibitors from more than 40 countries under one roof to show case the world's products and services including; food and beverages, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, tourism, finance, logistics and e-commerce. 


FLAG OFF CEREMONY OF MALAYSIA TOUR AND TRAVEL AGENTS FOR FAMILIARIZATION TRIP TO UGANDA UGANDA 17TH -25TH FEB 2019

Tuesday, 19th February 2019
High Commission of the Republic of Uganda Dorothy Samali Hyuha this morning flagged off Representatives of ten Malaysian Tour and Travel Agents led by First Secretary Alex Kwitonda who will be on a familiarization trip to Uganda from 17th - 25th 2019.

ON 09TH OCTOBER 2018, UGANDA HIGH COMMISSION, KUALA LUMPUR JOINED THE REST OF UGANDANS IN COMMEMORATING THE 56TH INDEPENDENCE DAY ANNIVERSARY. THE INDEPENDENCE CELEBRATIONS WERE HELD AT ROYALE CHULAN HOTEL, KUALA LUMPUR.

Friday, 12th October 2018

The HighCommissioner Dorothy Samali Hyuha, welcomed the Guest of Honour Hon. TengkuZulpuri Shah bin Raja Puji, Deputy Minister of Water, Land and NaturalResources Government of Malaysia Members of Diplomatic Corps, Businesscommunity Academia and the Diaspora community. She thankedeveryone for honouring the invitation to join Ugandans to commemorate Uganda’s56th Independence Day Anniversary under the theme; “Standing Tall as we celebrateachievements of our 56 years of Independence”


TOURISM PROMOTION

Sunday, 23rd September 2018

In a bid to promote Tourism and people to people co-operation, the High Commissioner Dorothy Samali Hyuha flagged off Mr. Ravichandran Tharumalingam to carry Uganda's Flag to Mt. Kinabalu during the ASEAN mountain Climbing Expedition from 23rd -26th September 2018.

Mr. Ravichandran is the First Malaysian to have climbed the Highest Mountain in Uganda Mt. Rwenzori and reached the highest Margherita peak at 5109 m above sea level.

Uganda High Commission Kuala Lumpur is currently engaging with the Tour and Travel Companies in both Uganda and Malaysia to promote Tourism, Trade, Investment, and Cultural Exchanges. The ASEAN climbers and other tourists are planning for Mt. Rwenzori 2nd Expedition in January 2019.


THE HON MINISTER OF STATE FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS (INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS) MEETS DELEGATION FROM THE MALAYSIAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

Wednesday, 5th September 2018
Hon. Okello Oryem Minister of State for Foreign Affairs (International Affairs) today 4th-September -2018 met a delegation from the Malaysian Chamber of Commerce headed by the Vice President Amb Datin Halimah Abdullah. The delegation that is on a working visit to Uganda to establish partnerships and explore investment opportunities in the fields of Agriculture, tourism,defence and security and beef processing  for export purposes was accompanied by Uganda's High Commissioner to Malaysia Amb Dorothy Hyuha. 

Ambassador Dorothy Samali Hyuha, High Commissioner of the Republic of Uganda to Malaysia presented Letters of Credence to H.E TRAN DAI QUANG, President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam on Wednesday 07th August 2018 at Presidential palace, Hanoi, Vietn

Tuesday, 7th August 2018
During the meeting President Tran Dai Quang told Ugandan Ambassador Dorothy Samali Hyunha that Vietnam is ready to share experience with her country in agriculture, fisheries and construction.  

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.