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African Trade Bloc Will Hit $100 Trillion by End of Century – Masiyiwa

African Trade Bloc Will Hit $100 Trillion by End of Century – Masiyiwa

Shortly after the continent majorly endorsed the free market, African billionaires have finished their calculations on what Africa will become in terms of business before end of the century. One…

Rwanda Approves Trade Deals with Strategic African Countries

Rwanda Approves Trade Deals with Strategic African Countries

Rwanda has furthered business partnership with three countries that are set to help it deal with trade barriers. Cabinet, on April 10th approved three draft laws approving the ratification of…

Rwanda Approves Continental Free Market

Rwanda Approves Continental Free Market

African citizens from across the continent will soon begin trading freely, acquire free residence as well as free movement in Rwanda. A cabinet meeting chaired by President Paul Kagame has…

RSB, PSF Agree on Standardization for Competitiveness

RSB, PSF Agree on Standardization for Competitiveness

The Rwanda Standards Board (RSB) has signed a deal with the Private Sector Federation to build capacity of members of the former as country seeks to graduate to a middle…

New Storage Facilities to End Irish Potatoes Hoarding

New Storage Facilities to End Irish Potatoes Hoarding

Irish potato farmers in Musanze and Rubavu districts will soon get new storage facilities as part of the solution to resolve price fixing and hoarding by middle men in the…

AfDB Commits $30M for Rwanda Innovation Fund

AfDB Commits $30M for Rwanda Innovation Fund

Minister Claver Gatete and AfDB Director of Private sector Abdu Mukhatar at the signing ceremony. The African Development Bank (AfDB) has committed a $30 million loan to support the establishment…

Africa’s Biggest Economies That Signed AfCFTA

Africa’s Biggest Economies That Signed AfCFTA

Top largest economies of Africa have joined their fellow African Union member countries to sign the historic African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) in Kigali which is expected to increase…

Rwanda’s GDP Registers 6.1% Growth

Rwanda’s GDP Registers 6.1% Growth

Rwanda’s Economy continued to register significant growth in the final quarter of last year with the Growth Domestic Product (GDP) standing at 6.1%. In 2017, according to the…

Rwanda Sets Deadline for Multimillion Tradefair Park

Rwanda Sets Deadline for Multimillion Tradefair Park

The newly elected Rwanda Private Sector Federation (PSF) Chairperson has assumed office with a new task of changing the face of the business community and trade fairs. Today, PSF Chairman…

Expired Food: An Investigation Into Kigali’s Dangerous Food Market

Expired Food: An Investigation Into Kigali’s Dangerous Food Market

In 2013, a law establishing the Rwanda Food and Medicine Authority (RFMA) – a body supposed to regulate standards of foods and medicines was passed by parliament. However, up to…

Central Bank Warns the Public against Crypto Currency

Central Bank Warns the Public against Crypto Currency

Crypto currency including bitcoin remains illegal in Rwanda and anyone who gets involved in the business of buying and selling digital money will do it at their own risk, Rwanda…

Fuel Prices Increase Again

Fuel Prices Increase Again

Pump attendant fills up fuel into a vehicleRwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) has announced new increased fuel price that will only last for two months pending a flux in international…