Browsing Category:
DP World Boss Says Rwanda Subsidiary a Sign of End to Trade Barriers

DP World Boss Says Rwanda Subsidiary a Sign of End to Trade Barriers

Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem – Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Dubai Portland World says the logistics firm’s decision to open a subsidiary in Rwanda was purposely to make landlocked…

RwandAir to Start Direct Flights to Addis Ababa in April

RwandAir to Start Direct Flights to Addis Ababa in April

RwandAir has announced a new destination to Addis Ababa – Ethiopia starting April 2019 as a strategic route to connect the “Heart of Africa” to East, West and even Southern Africa…

Hotel Ranking: The One&Only Nyungwe House Joins Rwanda’s BIG FOUR

Hotel Ranking: The One&Only Nyungwe House Joins Rwanda’s BIG FOUR

The One&Only Nyungwe House, formerly Nyungwe lodge has regained its status in the hospitality industry reclaiming a solo winner in the five star category of the 2018 Rwanda…

Rwanda to Launch Eco-Friendly Motor Cycle Transport

Rwanda to Launch Eco-Friendly Motor Cycle Transport

In March next year, electric motorcycle taxis could begin plying Rwandan streets cutting down on the level of gas emissions the country endures due to petroleum burning motorcycles. Following 3…

Rwanda: The Cement Scarcity Scare that Kept Everyone on Their Toes

Rwanda: The Cement Scarcity Scare that Kept Everyone on Their Toes

Between April and August this year, Rwanda’s construction sector experienced a severe threat. The supply of cement – the main ingredient in construction, went scarce on the local market. At…

RIB Joins Zigama CSS Bank   

RIB Joins Zigama CSS Bank  

The newly formed Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) has officially been accepted as a new member of the army bank Zigama Credit and Saving Society (CSS) joining Rwanda Defense Force, National…

BK Group Registers 11.1% Net Profit Increase in 3rd Quarter

BK Group Registers 11.1% Net Profit Increase in 3rd Quarter

BK Group Plc – Rwanda’s largest financial institution has announced a Rwf19.7 billion ($22.5 million) net profit in the 3rd quarter of 2018. The bank&#8217…

Pascal Technology Testing Motor – Taxi Hailing Service in Rwanda

Pascal Technology Testing Motor – Taxi Hailing Service in Rwanda

Pascal Technology, an international Information Technology Company that specialises in Gas Stations Automation and Point of Sale Systems, is testing new service for motorbike hailing in Kigali and two secondary…

City Tycoon Seeks Rwf374M Compensation from Prime Insurance

City Tycoon Seeks Rwf374M Compensation from Prime Insurance

Prime Insurance – Rwanda is in court being sued for Rwf374 million by a Rwandan businessman whose property was consumed by fire destroying equipment and property worth millions in December…

Sorwathe Launches New $1M Green Tea Factory

Sorwathe Launches New $1M Green Tea Factory

Sorwathe Ltd – Rwanda’s tea-growing and processing company, has launched a new green tea factory worth $1 million (Rwf866 million) in Rulindo district, Northern Province. Factory owners say the…

RwandAir to Launch Flights to Israel Next Year

RwandAir to Launch Flights to Israel Next Year

Rwanda’s National Carrier RwandAir will next year start flights to Israel, a top official announced. “It’s always a pleasure and privilege to meet with Yvonne Makolo – CEO…

BK Group Approved for Listing on Kenya Bourse

BK Group Approved for Listing on Kenya Bourse

Barely 24 hours after Bank of Kigali Group launched sale of its discounted shares, the lender has received approval from Kenya’s Capital Market Authority to list on Nairobi bourse…