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Global CEOs Show Interest to Invest in Rwanda

Global CEOs Show Interest to Invest in Rwanda

Thirty-eight Chief Executive Officers from around the World have announced plans to set foot in Rwanda’s untapped investment opportunities. The CEOs under their ‘Chief Executives Organisation’ revealed this…

First Car Produced in Rwanda to Hit the Road in May 2018

First Car Produced in Rwanda to Hit the Road in May 2018

All is set for the German Auto maker Volkswagen (VW) to assemble the first vehicle in Rwanda, which is expected to be a dream come true for a number of…

A Legacy of Excellence Takes Shape at Wisdom School

A Legacy of Excellence Takes Shape at Wisdom School

In 2014, when Bruce Kan completed his primary studies at Wisdom School in Musanze district, his family moved to the United Sates of America. To pursue his studies, he had…

airtel Rwanda Acquires Tigo

airtel Rwanda Acquires Tigo

Airtel Rwanda a subsidiary company to Bharti Airtel agreed yesterday with Millicom International Cellular to acquire 100% stake in Tigo Rwanda, a deal which will make Airtel Rwanda the 2nd…

$20M invested in ‘Tap and Go’ Technology

$20M invested in ‘Tap and Go’ Technology

The Made in Rwanda technology has started earning good returns for the innovators after attracting foreign investors, the Rwanda Development Board (RDB) has revealed. Rwanda has developed three mechanisms to…

Cooper Pharma Unveils $6M Hub in Rwanda

Cooper Pharma Unveils $6M Hub in Rwanda

Rwanda has launched construction of its first pharmaceutical plant which will manufacture a range of drugs, thus cutting medical import expenses. The plant, Cooper Pharma East Africa by Cooper Pharma…

Rwandair to Start Flights to Abuja on Bonané

Rwandair to Start Flights to Abuja on Bonané

RwandAir will effective January start flying to Abuja in Nigeria, an announcement from the Ministry of Infrastructure reads. “The Government of Nigeria has approved flights to Abuja starting on January…

Moroccan Company to Build Pharmaceutical Plant in Rwanda

Moroccan Company to Build Pharmaceutical Plant in Rwanda

Cooper Pharma, a Moroccan pharmaceutical company, will on Friday launch the construction of an antibiotics plant in Rwanda. The plant will be built on a plot of 20,000 square…

Dozens to Lose Jobs as Ecobank Closes 5 Branches

Dozens to Lose Jobs as Ecobank Closes 5 Branches

Ecobank – Rwanda SA, a subsidiary of Ecobank Group, a pan-African banking conglomerate with banking operations in 36 African countries could be going through a crisis. Sources close to the…

MTN Internet Prices Drop

MTN Internet Prices Drop

Rwanda’s first mobile network MTN has significantly cut down internet prices by 80% for its data subscribers. Under the revised data, one MB which was earlier priced at Frw56…

TDB Bank Announces extra Financing Packages

TDB Bank Announces extra Financing Packages

The Trade and Development Bank (TDB) – formerly Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank or PTA, has announced plan to widen its financing of big projects in Rwanda. The…

Office Co-sharing Trend Picking up in Kigali

Office Co-sharing Trend Picking up in Kigali

As commercial space for renting in Kigali gets complex in terms of affordability, proprietors of buildings have come up with impressive ideas. One can only pay for space they need…