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AfCFTA Could Mitigate Africa’s Debt Burden

AfCFTA Could Mitigate Africa’s Debt Burden

At a time when it is feared that Africa risks becoming more indebted in the years to come, officials and experts concur that the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA…

Debt Accumulation High On Agenda As Central Bank Heads Meet in Kigali   

Debt Accumulation High On Agenda As Central Bank Heads Meet in Kigali  

Increasing levels of external debt among African countries and the need for monetary measures to keep debt levels manageable will be one of the key items on the agenda as…

Rwanda’s Tax Body Introduces Harsh Penalties for Smugglers

Rwanda’s Tax Body Introduces Harsh Penalties for Smugglers

If you are a driver and plans to smuggle goods in a vehicle, you risk to lose your future and that of the vehicle owner, Rwanda Revenue Authority warned. The…

Rwanda to Launch an Open Competition for Wood Dealers

Rwanda to Launch an Open Competition for Wood Dealers

A new audit which has exposed poor performance in Rwanda’s wood industry has compelled the government to start an open competition that will see established companies earn fund and…

Five Places to Spend Your Honeymoon in Rwanda

Five Places to Spend Your Honeymoon in Rwanda

On Sunday, the First Daughter Ange I. Kagame and her husband Bertrand Ndengeyingoma confirmed that they spent their honeymoon in Rwanda. Ange took to Twitter to thank One & Only…

No More Cheque Compensation Technology Breakdown – Central Bank

No More Cheque Compensation Technology Breakdown – Central Bank

After several operation breakdown, Rwanda’s Central Bank says it has fixed issues that previously affected its cheque compensation technology or ‘Cheque Truncation System (CTS)’ that cuts down time…

Featured: GGGI Supports Rwanda’s Green Growth Initiative

Featured: GGGI Supports Rwanda’s Green Growth Initiative

The Government of Rwanda is ready to start implementing green city programmes and has tasked the country stakeholders involved in the GCF Readiness project to come up with concrete bankable…

How Rwanda’s Tax Body Surpassed Target

How Rwanda’s Tax Body Surpassed Target

Efficiency in tax collection, improvement in service delivery and voluntary compliance are some of key factors Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA) says contributed to the tax body surpassing revenue targets for…

Invest in Pro-people Technology – PM Ngirente

Invest in Pro-people Technology – PM Ngirente

Rwanda’s Prime Minister Dr Edouard Ngirente has urged African countries to invest in technology that positively impacts the lives of people and transform them socio-economically. The Prime Minister…

Uganda Expo: Rwanda Tea Scoops All the Best Awards

Uganda Expo: Rwanda Tea Scoops All the Best Awards

Rwanda’s tea has won all the awards – five including the overall award at the fourth Africa Tea Convention and Exhibition that is taking place in Kampala, Uganda from…

Rwanda to Revise Investment Code to Attract More Investors

Rwanda to Revise Investment Code to Attract More Investors

Rwanda Development Board (RDB) has revealed plans to revise the current investment code in order to meet set investment targets from both local and foreign companies registering in Rwanda. This…

RwandAir Tel Aviv Route Will Boost Tourism, Trade

RwandAir Tel Aviv Route Will Boost Tourism, Trade

On Tuesday morning, at 7am, the Rwandair 737-800NG aircraft touched down at Israel’s Ben Gurion Aiport where it was greeted by the traditional water salute on its inaugural…