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.|
COMESA JOB OPPORTUNITIES
There are Job Openings at COMESA; Please note that Uganda country submissions are made through the Ministry of trade industry and cooperatives;
The ministry will carry out a country selection and the successful candidates will be forwarded to COMESA secretariat.
Find attached the application form and vacancies which can be accessed from the comesa website
Address the applications to the
Ministry of Trade Industry and Cooperatives
Attention; COMESA Desk Office
Download advert:Comesa Job Advert
Harris International is a manufacturing plant, established in 2005, currently located on plot 32/33, Bombo road, Kawempe. Hariss International owns about 7 acres of land and has so far invested about UGX 55 Billion, 33 of which in machinery. It employs 300 permanent (skilled and semi-skilled) workers and about 200 casual labourers who are hired seasonally.
They are engaged in the manufacture of five basic products, all certified by UNBS and processes certified by ISO, under the brand name, RIHAM
The Hon Minister of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives Hon. Amelia Kyambadde, accompanied by officers from the ministry conducted a field visit to Harris International on the 17th July 2014 to assess its performance.
The Honorable Minister of Trade Industry and cooperatives was hosted at UBC program on Ask our minister Program.