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MPs Approve Tenfold Increase in Property Tax

MPs Approve Tenfold Increase in Property Tax

The lower chamber of parliament has approved a draft law providing for property tax where the rates were reviewed upward. If the law is ratified as it is, Rwandans will…

Court of Appeal to Reduce Delays in Justice Delivery – Kagame

Court of Appeal to Reduce Delays in Justice Delivery – Kagame

The newly established Court of Appeal in Rwanda reflects the country’s plan to provide quick justice, President Kagame said on Wednesday. He was presiding over the swearing-in-ceremony…

Rwanda Sets $74M Target for Hosting International Conferences

Rwanda Sets $74M Target for Hosting International Conferences

Rwanda has set new targets for revenues earned in hosting Regional and International Conferences. In 2017 alone Rwanda hosted 192 conferences cashing in a total of $42 million, according to…

KT Radio Rebrands

KT Radio Rebrands

KT Radio, a platform of Kigali Today Ltd will this August 1, 2018 rebrand after four years in operation. In its new brand the Kigali based radio station has changed…

500 Candidates to Vie in Parliamentary Polls

500 Candidates to Vie in Parliamentary Polls

Rwanda National Electoral Commission (NEC) has announced a Provisional list of candidates of 500 candidates vying for the next parliament, with 60 percent of them being women. The list also…

MPs Concerned with Disparity Between Population Growth and Economy

MPs Concerned with Disparity Between Population Growth and Economy

Members of Rwanda parliament have put Prime Minister Dr. Edourd Ngirente on spotlight to revise his government strategy in dealing with ‘alarming’ family planning issues. To MPs, government is doing…

East African Chiefs of Defence Staff Meet in Kigali

East African Chiefs of Defence Staff Meet in Kigali

The Eastern Africa Standby Force (EASF) member states have been asked to devise on sustainable plan of ending long standing conflicts on the continent which has affected progress among African…

Chinese President Sees “Vibrant and Well Organised” Rwanda

Chinese President Sees “Vibrant and Well Organised” Rwanda

From air transport, new roads to the Belt and Road Initiative – Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame and visiting Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping witnessed Monday the signing of 15 agreements covering…

Rwanda, Mozambique Investors Sign Business Partnership

Rwanda, Mozambique Investors Sign Business Partnership

Rwanda Private Sector Federation (PSF) and the Mozambique Confederation of Economic Association have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) that will strengthen trade relations between both countries. The MoU was…

Rwanda, Mozambique Sign Trade, Skills Exchange Agreements

Rwanda, Mozambique Sign Trade, Skills Exchange Agreements

President Paul Kagame and his Mozambican counterpart Filipe Nyusi have witnessed the signing of five agreements that will help business flow and exchange of knowledge between both countries. Signed in…

The Netherlands Injects €2M in Food Security

The Netherlands Injects €2M in Food Security

Rwanda has rolled out a new program that will enable districts to coordinate programs meant to curb malnutrition which cost the country 11.6% of the national GDP to address…

Rwanda to Host Leaders of Mozambique, China and India

Rwanda to Host Leaders of Mozambique, China and India

President Paul Kagame will host the leaders of Mozambique, China, and India in successive State Visits between 19-24 July 2018. President Filipe Jacinto Nyusi of the Republic of Mozambique…