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Rwandan Food Factory Scoops Swiss SDG Award

Rwandan Food Factory Scoops Swiss SDG Award

Rwanda’s Africa Improved Foods (AIF) factory has scooped the first Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Award for promoting sustainable consumption of food patterns and fighting malnutrition. The SDG12 award was…

BK Group Registers Rwf13.4Bn Net Profit in the First 6 Months

BK Group Registers Rwf13.4Bn Net Profit in the First 6 Months

Top leadership of BK Group Plc says they are optimistic the lender will hit Rwf28Bn target following Rwf13.4Bn ($15.4million) profit after Tax in the first six months of…

Health Solutions at Rwanda International Trade Fair

Health Solutions at Rwanda International Trade Fair

While some go for refreshment and entertainment, others are flocking the ongoing Rwanda International Trade Fair (RITF) to improve their health conditions. Case in point is a Malaysian exhibitor who…

RwandAir Ranked Among Top Ten Improved Airlines Globally

RwandAir Ranked Among Top Ten Improved Airlines Globally

An international ranking organization has ranked RwandAir, the Rwanda’s National carrier among top ten world’s most improved airlines. Skytrax, the ranking organization is a United Kingdom–based consultancy…

GSMA Pledges £5.4 for Mobile Innovation

GSMA Pledges £5.4 for Mobile Innovation

Global System for Mobile Communications (GSMA) has pledged £5.4 millions (Rwf 6.1billion) of funding for innovations in rural connectivity and mobile-enabled humanitarian solutions. GSMA for development made…

Kagame Launches Volkswagen’s First Car Assembly Plant in Rwanda

Kagame Launches Volkswagen’s First Car Assembly Plant in Rwanda

  President Paul Kagame has launched first Rwandan car Assembly plant by Volkswagen with a notice that, the country and Africa is getting what it deserves; brand new instead of second…

Cement Scarcity Sabotages Completion of New Inland Port

Cement Scarcity Sabotages Completion of New Inland Port

Rwanda is awaiting for a new inland port which is scheduled to boost the 48-year old Magasins Generaux du Rwanda (MAGERWA). In January 2016, the government signed a 25…

Methane Gas: 70 More Megawatts on the Way

Methane Gas: 70 More Megawatts on the Way

Rwanda is not yet done with the most ambitious project; the extraction of methane gas in Lake Kivu which, some people had called, ‘a time bomb project’ but was successful…

Tantalum Plant to Be Speeded Up

Tantalum Plant to Be Speeded Up

Rwanda has not yet laid the foundation stone for construction of its first ever tantalum plant, but officials are still optimistic they will have launched it within the next six…

Rwanda Coffee Penetrates Nigerian Market

Rwanda Coffee Penetrates Nigerian Market

JR Limited Company – a Nigerian coffee company has signed an open ended deal to export Rwandan coffee. The deal was signed between officials of the company and Rwanda Farmers Coffee…

BK Group Registers 7.7% Net Income Growth in First Quarter

BK Group Registers 7.7% Net Income Growth in First Quarter

Bank of Kigali Group PLC – Rwanda’s biggest bank by assets, says it registered a 7.7% growth worth Rwf6 billion ($6,972 million) in first quarter of 2018. The…

Cement Crisis Continues Weeks after Cimerwa Announced End to the Problem

Cement Crisis Continues Weeks after Cimerwa Announced End to the Problem

Cement users in Rwanda could have more days to bear hard times, as prices at Cimerwa – Rwanda’s monopoly producer, remain high weeks after they announced they had resumed production…