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Rwanda: Banks Could Stop Acquiring Tax Declaration Service Fee

Rwanda: Banks Could Stop Acquiring Tax Declaration Service Fee

The senate has tasked the Rwanda Revenue authority (RRA) to address the burden of tax payers paying Rwf500 charge to bank while declaring taxes, which is partly the cause of…

Rwanda, AfDB Sign Deal to Boost Water Distribution

Rwanda, AfDB Sign Deal to Boost Water Distribution

In a move to increase water production capacity, Rwanda and African Development Bank (AfDB) on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, signed €115million (Rwf117.3 billion) to boost the country’s sustainable…

Milk Farmers Suffer Massive Loss as Inyange Industries Seeks Wider Market

Milk Farmers Suffer Massive Loss as Inyange Industries Seeks Wider Market

Inyange industries – Rwanda’s diary processing firm has said it will stop receiving milk supply every two days of the week, from three most producing districts in the country. The…

Rwanda Signs Air Service Agreement with Israel

Rwanda Signs Air Service Agreement with Israel

  Rwandans and regional pilgrimages who dream to visit Jerusalem, the capital city of Israel with rich history of Jesus and His ancestors may soon enjoy RwandAir direct flights. Rwanda…

RDB, Alibaba Discuss Increasing Rwandan Exports to China

RDB, Alibaba Discuss Increasing Rwandan Exports to China

The Rwanda Development Board (RDB) and a 16-member delegation from Alibaba Group have held discussions that may soon put a smile on the face of farmers as well as…

Where Does Your Mobile Money Go After Death?

Where Does Your Mobile Money Go After Death?

Clients of Mobile Money (MoMo) and Airtel Money, the country’s money transaction services through mobile phones may have to find alternative ways of ensuring their money is passed…

Central Bank Hikes Required Capital for Financial Institutions

Central Bank Hikes Required Capital for Financial Institutions

Effective next year, all commercial banks will have to have a minimum required paid up capital of Rwf20 billion (from Rwf5 billion). In a new monetary policy regulation announced by…

And Rwanda’s Best Hotel Is…

And Rwanda’s Best Hotel Is…

Tourists looking for the best hotel in Rwanda this festive season, organizers of conferences that have Kigali as an option for 2019 and regular visitors to Rwanda know the hotel…

Rwanda Picked to Host Continental Trade Fair

Rwanda Picked to Host Continental Trade Fair

Rwanda has been named the host of Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF) in 2020 – a trade show that provides platform for sharing trade, investments and market information across the continent…

UK, Rwanda Launch  £23.5M to Connect Farmers to Markets

UK, Rwanda Launch  £23.5M to Connect Farmers to Markets

The UK government through its Development Agency (DFID) and Rwanda have launched a 4-year £23.5m programme to stimulate changes in practice among market actors. With the new programme…

Milk is Just Milk Until You Go “Kwa Haji”

Milk is Just Milk Until You Go “Kwa Haji”

We always complained and cursed as Children, whenever our parent requested us to assist her in daily chores which do not involve our innocent dreams, aspirations and entertaining choices. But…

MPs Concerned by Increasing Non Performing Loans

MPs Concerned by Increasing Non Performing Loans

Members of Parliament have raised concerns over the increasing non-performing loans (NPLs), citizen reluctance to seek loans as a result of high interest. These issues were raised at the…