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IMF Predicts Healthy Economic Growth for Rwanda

IMF Predicts Healthy Economic Growth for Rwanda

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) predicts Rwanda’s economy will continue to grow at a healthy rate this year. The IMF review team, said that this year’s growth is…

Sir Ian Wood Rewards Rwanda’s Tea Farming Partners

Sir Ian Wood Rewards Rwanda’s Tea Farming Partners

Anthere Hakizimana 61, a resident of Rusizi district in Western Rwanda, could have quit tea faming – a profession he has practiced for 20 years had it not been for the…

Last Establishment at Gikondo Industrial Park to Relocate

Last Establishment at Gikondo Industrial Park to Relocate

The last manufacturing company that was still adamant to relocate to the gazetted Kigali Special Economic Zone (KSEZ) has announced decision to move. Relocation of 14 industries operating from Gikondo…

Government to Auction Rwf10 billion Bond

Government to Auction Rwf10 billion Bond

The Central Bank of Rwanda will this month roll out Rwf10 billion Treasury bond on the local bourse. The Rwf100, 000 per bond is expected to be auctioned on the…

Rusumo Power Plant Progress at 20%

Rusumo Power Plant Progress at 20%

Construction works at the $360 million Rusumo hydroelectric power plant indicate that the project will be completed on time – site engineers have told KT Press. During a guided tour…

Fuel Prices Go Up

Fuel Prices Go Up

Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) has announced new fuel prices with an increase of Rwf29 on petrol and a slight drop by Rwf6 on diesel prices. Effective Saturday fuel prices…

Rwanda Lands $16M Tantalum Refinery Plant deal

Rwanda Lands $16M Tantalum Refinery Plant deal

Rwanda will in the next 12 months start exporting refined tantalum products to the global market, following a deal to construct a $16 million manufacturing plant in the country. The…

Rwanda to Exhibit First Locally Made Motorcycles

Rwanda to Exhibit First Locally Made Motorcycles

Fabrice Gasenga 28, has been using an Indian manufactured motorcycle TVS125 model for taxi his business for 4 years. He didn’t expect to find a locally made motorcycle…

Rwanda Moves Up 15 Places In Doing Business 

Rwanda Moves Up 15 Places In Doing Business 

Rwanda has significantly improved in the World Bank’s “Doing Business Report” coming on the 41st position up from 56th in last year’s ranking. In…

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…

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…

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…