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Implementation of Bilateral Framework for Enhancing Trade Between Uganda and DR Congo

Tuesday, 10th April 2018
Hon. Amelia Kyambadde, Minister of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives of the Republic of Uganda along with H.E. Jean-Lucien Bussa Tonga, State Minister, Minister of External Trade of the DR Congo sign an MoU on the implementation of  bilateral framework for enhancing trade between the two countries. The MoU was signed in the presence of HE James Mbahimba, Amb of Uganda in Kinshasa, Mr. Jean Pierre Massala, relevant technical experts from both countries and other distinguished guests on 09 April 2018, at Margherita Hotel, Kasese. 

Following the signing of the MoU, both Ministers procedeed to Mpondwe (UGANDA) and Kasindi (DRC) in order to officially launch the Simplified Trade Regime (STR) under COMESA.