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Mauritius Cyber Security Firm Opens Rwanda Subsidiary

Mauritius Cyber Security Firm Opens Rwanda Subsidiary

  A Mauritius cyber security company has launched operations in Rwanda with intent to help cut down on cyber security threats across Insurance Companies and Financial Institutions. The tech company…

Rwanda’s Two Rival Insurance Companies Merge

Rwanda’s Two Rival Insurance Companies Merge

  SORAS Ltd – Rwanda’s oldest and best insurance company has finally merged with Saham – their toughest rival on the market. Saham is a subsidiary of a Moroccan firm. Both…

Rwanda’s Economy Registers 8.6% Growth, Higher than Expected

Rwanda’s Economy Registers 8.6% Growth, Higher than Expected

Rwanda’s economy grew by 8.6% in 2018 – a build-up of 10.4% registered in the first quarter, 6.8% for second quarter and 7.7% for third…

BK Group Unveils New Subsidiary – BK Capital

BK Group Unveils New Subsidiary – BK Capital

Bank of Kigali (BK) group on Thursday registered a new advisory and investment services on the Rwanda bourse. The product; BK Capital is a joint venture with Swan Group – a…

Rwanda Sends Safety Alert on Boeing 737-Max8 on its Airspace

Rwanda Sends Safety Alert on Boeing 737-Max8 on its Airspace

Rwanda Civil Aviation Authority has issued a safety and operational directive on Boeing 737-8 Max and Boeing 737-9 Max. In a statement yesterday, the institution prohibited pilots and…

The Boeing PR Disaster: Grounding the 737 Max Models

The Boeing PR Disaster: Grounding the 737 Max Models

On the 13th day of March 2019, the US Federation Aviation Administration (FAA) ordered the temporary grounding of Boeing 737 MAX 8 and 9 aircrafts, pending further investigation into the…

Kagame Directs Gov’t to Withdraw Shares From CIMERWA

Kagame Directs Gov’t to Withdraw Shares From CIMERWA

In a highly-worded request, President Paul Kagame has said that Rwanda government is only absorbing loss in Cimerwa – Rwanda’s Cement factory and directed withdrawal of government…

Kanto Vs Kanta Case Back in Court

Kanto Vs Kanta Case Back in Court

A dispute of intellectual property rights that was initiated by a famous hair dye- Kanta is back in court with lawyers sighting possibilities of Rwandans suffering health consequences over purchasing…

Bank of Kigali launches 3rd Interest Free loan Competition

Bank of Kigali launches 3rd Interest Free loan Competition

The Bank of Kigali (BK) has launched the third edition of the interest-free loans to at least five selected existing business enterprises with each getting Rwf25million in the Urumuri…

Kigali’s Skyline: What Does it Offer?

Kigali’s Skyline: What Does it Offer?

In a seemingly sparkling difference, two pictures appeared on social media showing Kigali’s former Cartier Mateus (now Central Business District) in 1918 and the one of 2019 – or 101…

Rwanda to Halt Importing Mosquito Nets

Rwanda to Halt Importing Mosquito Nets

Rwanda could, effective next month, start saving $17 million (Rwf17 billion) import receipts on mosquito bed nets from foreign manufacturers. In 2015, the country succumbed to a scam involving purchase…

Rwanda, Israel Firm Ink $66M to Develop Gabiro Agribusiness Hub

Rwanda, Israel Firm Ink $66M to Develop Gabiro Agribusiness Hub

Government through Rwanda Development Board (RDB) has signed $ 66.5 million (Approximately Rwf60 billion) deal to develop 5,600-hectare agricultural project in Eastern Province. The deal, according to RDB…