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Rwanda Bourse Drops as Savings Week Kicks Off

Rwanda Bourse Drops as Savings Week Kicks Off

The savings week kicks off today in Rwanda under the theme; “Our savings, Our Wealth.” The week is aimed at sensitising the Rwandan population on the importance of savings not…

Yegomoto: End to the Bargaining Era

Yegomoto: End to the Bargaining Era

The lengthy bargaining for a better deal with moto taxi operators will soon become a thing of the past as a new innovation takes over. ‘Yego Innovision Limited’, a local…

Nakumatt Closing Shop Elsewhere, Going Stronger in Kigali

Nakumatt Closing Shop Elsewhere, Going Stronger in Kigali

Amidst bankruptcy of Nakumatt Holdings in neighbouring countries, the Kigali division has announced plans to open the fourth outlet in one of the city’s strategic commercial areas. The Retail…

Rwanda Stocks Remain Silent

Rwanda Stocks Remain Silent

Both Rwanda stock index and all shares remained constant to close at 129.18 and 132.60 respectively. Today on RSE markets both bond and equities were quiet. The equities…

Rwanda Scoops International Coffee Award

Rwanda Scoops International Coffee Award

Rwanda coffee has won one of the international coffee award conferred to the best coffee growers in the world. “The second Ernesto Illy International Coffee Award 2017” was offered to…

100 New Foreign Companies Register in Rwanda

100 New Foreign Companies Register in Rwanda

Rwanda Development Board (RDB) has registered the highest number of Foreign Direct Investment ever, following the recently concluded Kigali International Trade Fair. In collaboration with Private Sector Federation, RDB this…

Meet the Men Turning Kigali Green

Meet the Men Turning Kigali Green

When I met John Turasabimana, near my work place holding twigs of trees, I couldn’t help but notice how unusually good looking they were. He was holding a box…

Rwanda’s Stock Market to be Automated Soon

Rwanda’s Stock Market to be Automated Soon

Rwanda’s Capital Market Authority (CMA) has set an ambitious 10-year target to push the country’s stock market to higher levels similar to those in developed markets…

Public Buses Wi-fi: Harsh Weather, Incompatible Gadgets Interrupt Kigali’s ‘Smart’ Project 

Public Buses Wi-fi: Harsh Weather, Incompatible Gadgets Interrupt Kigali’s ‘Smart’ Project 

A bus is just a bus until you enter Nyabugogo main bus park in Kigali where all highways connect the capital city to the rest of the country provinces, and…

Rwanda’s $80M Inland Port Due Next Year

Rwanda’s $80M Inland Port Due Next Year

Rwanda is soon getting a new inland port which is scheduled to boost the 48-year old Magasins Generaux du Rwanda (MAGERWA). In January 2016, the government signed a 25…

Kagame Explains Why Rwanda Gave Corruption a Red Card

Kagame Explains Why Rwanda Gave Corruption a Red Card

President Paul Kagame has said that Rwanda’s ‘zero’ tolerance to corruption, good investment policies have been the secret behind more foreign investments into the country. &#8220…

RURA to Install GPS on 20,000 Taxi Motos

RURA to Install GPS on 20,000 Taxi Motos

Incidents of hit and run by Moto taxi operators are getting slimmer following the decision by the regulator to install GPS on Taxi Motos operating in Kigali city and other…