DOHA, Qatar, The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, and President of the Republic of Uganda, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, held a session of official talks, at the Emiri Diwan. During the session, they reviewed bilateral relations between the two countries and means of enhancing them in all fields, especially in the fields of defence, politics, economy, investment and agriculture.

The two sides also discussed the most prominent issues on the regional and international arenas.

Following the session of talks, the Emir and the President of Uganda witnessed the signing of a number of cooperation agreements, and memorandums of understanding (MoU), between both governments, including a cooperation agreement in the field of defence; a cooperation agreement on encouraging and protecting mutual investments; in addition to an economical, trade and technical cooperation agreement, and an MoU on cooperating in the field of agriculture.

The Emir and the President of Uganda also witnessed the signing of an MoU on holding political talks, between both countries' Foreign Affairs Ministers, on issues of common interest.The session was attended by a number of Ministers.

From Uganda's side, the talks were attended by members of the official delegation accompanying President Museveni.

The President arrived earlier today, at the Emiri Diwan, where he was accorded an official reception ceremony.



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