President Kaguta Museveni has congratulated the Uganda National Bureau of Standards after commissioning their brand new House in Bweyogerere.
Museveni upon hailing UNBS, said: "You will save money hitherto spent on rent."
The president also advised UNBS to keep high standards across the industry.
He said: "By ensuring quality you protect consumers from bad products."
Museveni was flanked by minister of industry and trade Amelia Kyambadde, business people and top UNBS officials
The UNBS new offices are located on Plot 2-12 ByPass Link Bweyogerere Industrial and Business Park with effect from 1st October, 2014.
They can be accessed through Bweyogerere – Kyaliwajjala Road, branching off at Nambole Junction or from Kireka – Namugongo Road, branching off after the fly over/
Minister of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives Hon. Amelia Kyambadde has commended Ugandans for responding positively to government’s call of adding value to local products. Kyambadde was officially closing the 22nd UMA Trade Fair 2014 at Lugogo today 10th October that started on the 2nd October, 2014.Read More UMA trade Fair closes 2014
Cooperatives day 2014 was celebrated on 18th september 2014 in Soroti.
It was graced by The president of Uganda His excellency Yoweri Kaguta Museveni.
Click to read the the ministerial statement for cooperatives day 2014. Ministerial statement on coop day 2014
|The Minister of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives Hon. Amelia Kyambadde met with the EU Head of delegation in Uganda Ambassador Kristian Schmidt and discussed trade related issues pertaining to Uganda and the European Union. Among issues deliberated upon were; the WTO Post Bali Trade Facilitation Agreement, the Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs) and the quality of Uganda’s horticulture exports to the EU.|