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Rwanda, World Bank Launch Future Drivers of Growth Study

Rwanda, World Bank Launch Future Drivers of Growth Study

The World Bank and Rwanda will today launch the Future Drivers of Growth – a study that evaluates Rwanda’s strengths and weaknesses to identify reform areas that would allow its…

Who Are Behind Rwanda’s Doing Business Success?   

Who Are Behind Rwanda’s Doing Business Success?  

On October 31, the World Bank released its annual 2019 “Doing Business” report – ranking Rwanda 29th globally and 2nd in Africa. The report indicates a historic performance in terms…

RDB, TradeMark East Africa Ink $2.4M Deal to Boost Local Exports

RDB, TradeMark East Africa Ink $2.4M Deal to Boost Local Exports

Trade mark East Africa – a regional not-for profit Company has signed a deal with Rwanda Development Board (RDB) to support local companies to export to regional and global markets…

How Rwanda Handed over Luxurious Hotel to Former Encroachers

How Rwanda Handed over Luxurious Hotel to Former Encroachers

When KT Press received an invitation from Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge – a Community-owned lodge in Musanze District, Northern Province to cover celebration of its 10th anniversary, the impression was all…

Rwanda, World Bank Sign $ 20M for Public Fund Management Training

Rwanda, World Bank Sign $ 20M for Public Fund Management Training

Rwanda and World Bank have today afternoon signed a financing agreement that will build national capacity in public finance management and cut down on billions of mismanaged funds annually. Through…

Social Media Marketing Gaining Momentum in Rwanda

Social Media Marketing Gaining Momentum in Rwanda

In 2000, Alexis Sibomana opened a footwear shop at Kimisagara Market in Kigali City, expecting to earn huge but 15 years later he was still wondering whether he took the…

Rwanda Ranks 29th Most Business Friendly Country in the World

Rwanda Ranks 29th Most Business Friendly Country in the World

Rwanda has ranked 29th most business friendly country in the world by the latest 2019 World Bank’s Doing business report released on Wednesday. The latest ranking moves Rwanda 11…

Alibaba Group to Sign Deal with Rwanda

Alibaba Group to Sign Deal with Rwanda

Rwanda will on Wednesday, October 31, sign a partnership deal with Alibaba Group – China’s biggest e-commerce company, Rwanda Development Board (RDB) has announced. “Greetings. We hope you will…

Four Companies Nominated for Horticulture Intl Trade Fair  

Four Companies Nominated for Horticulture Intl Trade Fair  

Four Rwandan floriculture companies have been nominated for the world largest floriculture international trade fair in The Netherlands. International Floriculture Trade Fair (IFTF) will be held from November 7 through…

G20 Summit: Kagame Woos Investors into Rwanda, Africa

G20 Summit: Kagame Woos Investors into Rwanda, Africa

President Paul Kagame has told Germany investors at an ongoing G20 Africa Summit in Berlin that Rwanda and Africa at large are conducive for business than never before. “The integration…

Rwanda Launches Search for 5000 Women, Youth Entrepreneurs

Rwanda Launches Search for 5000 Women, Youth Entrepreneurs

Rwanda will next month start a weeklong business campaign to create 5000 women and youth entrepreneurs who will drive the country to a middle income economy status by 2020. The…

Rwanda’s Financial Institutions Eligible for Afrexim Bank’s $1billion Fund

Rwanda’s Financial Institutions Eligible for Afrexim Bank’s $1billion Fund

Financial Institutions in Rwanda can already start applying for available $1 billion fund from African Export-Import Bank (Afrexim) and invest in regional trade. The regional lender says the funding…