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Marriott International CEO Confirms Sheraton Hotel Kigali

Marriott International CEO Confirms Sheraton Hotel Kigali

A day after unveiling a massive 254 room Kigali Marriott Hotel – its parent company confirmed Wednesday that another of its global brands was on schedule to open in Kigali…

Rwanda Announces Investment Opportunities in LuxuryTourism

Rwanda Announces Investment Opportunities in LuxuryTourism

Rwanda is exhibiting its attractive tourism investment potential at the ongoing Africa Hotel Investment Forum from which the country expects to obtain deals. Belise Kariza the Chief Tourism Officer at…

Tobacco Packaging Without Health Warning to be Impounded

Tobacco Packaging Without Health Warning to be Impounded

Rwanda has launched hunt for cigarette packets which do not warn smokers against dangers of smoking. Cigarette packets should bear inscriptions like; “Smoking kills, causes cancer, heart diseases, and other…

RwandAir’s Airbus 330-200 Finally Lands in Kigali

RwandAir’s Airbus 330-200 Finally Lands in Kigali

Rwanda’s national carrier RwandAir, has finally acquired Airbus 330-200 to expand its flights across Africa, Asia and Europe. According to Rwanda Civil Aviation officials, the aircraft named “Ubumwe…

Marriott Rwanda Gets new Partner Hotel in Kigali

Marriott Rwanda Gets new Partner Hotel in Kigali

Effective this week, the magnificent Marriott Hotel Kigali will not be alone in the same city. Its parent company has acquired the Sheraton Hotel Kigali which is due for opening…

Chinese Leather Factory Dumping Waste in Nyabarongo River

Chinese Leather Factory Dumping Waste in Nyabarongo River

Kigali Leather Limited-a Chinese leather tanning firm is on spotlight for dumping waste into Nyabarongo river. While Processing hides and skins, the factory dumps blood stains and other chemical…

Kigali International Airport Ranked 3rd Fastest Growing in Africa

Kigali International Airport Ranked 3rd Fastest Growing in Africa

Unlike in other airports around the world, passengers waiting for a flight at Kigali international airport enjoy comfort-because there are more seats available. Kigali International airport has this year…

Government Injects Rwf2billion in Export Facility

Government Injects Rwf2billion in Export Facility

Rwandan exporters have a new fund from which they can borrow at low interest rates to facilitate them in exporting various goods abroad. About Rwf 2 billion has been provided…

Bank Clients Mistrusting ATM Machines

Bank Clients Mistrusting ATM Machines

Many banks still have long queues of clients waiting to be served-an indication that there is little progress among Rwandans to adapting to a cashless economy. In Rwanda, there…

No More Analogue Billboards in Kigali City

No More Analogue Billboards in Kigali City

Advertisers are shifting to radio, print and Television as Kigali city authorities are cracking down on substandard outdoor billboards. The city of Kigali, last week started enforcing a 2013 bylaw…

Inyange industries Purchases Rwf 5bn Mukamira Milk Centre

Inyange industries Purchases Rwf 5bn Mukamira Milk Centre

The government of Rwanda has handed over management of  Mukamira dairy processing and collection centre to Inyange Industries. Construction of Mukamira dairy factory located in Gishwati,Nyabihu district began in…

25 Companies Named in Rwf 6.8 billion Tax Fraud

25 Companies Named in Rwf 6.8 billion Tax Fraud

Rwanda is losing a massive Rwf 6.8  billion in tax evasion through a syndicate involving 25 companies. According to Rwanda Revenue Authority the companies are said to issue forged…