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The Dilemma of a Healthy But Disorganized Rwanda Private Sector

The Dilemma of a Healthy But Disorganized Rwanda Private Sector

Echoes of jubilation filled up Radisson Blu and Kigali Convention Center (KCC) in the capital Kigali on December 6th, 2016. It was a joyful evening. More than 2000 members of…

Rwanda’s $5 M Gold Refinery Up and Running

Rwanda’s $5 M Gold Refinery Up and Running

Rwanda will start exporting refined gold to increase competitiveness on International market, following the completion of a $5 million gold refinery plant. Located in the Special Economic Zones (SEZs) in…

How the Guangzhou Route Will Boost Rwandair’s Fortunes

How the Guangzhou Route Will Boost Rwandair’s Fortunes

‘We are still in air’ –a message from the State Minister in Charge of Transport Jean de Dieu Uwihanganye, received at exactly 13:53, reads. The Minister, aboard Rwandair’s…

Rwanda’s Budget Trends, Key Expenditure Priorities in Numbers

Rwanda’s Budget Trends, Key Expenditure Priorities in Numbers

Yesterday, Rwanda’s Finance Minister Dr. Uziel Ndagijimana presented the 2019/2020 national budget to Parliament. The Minister told lawmakers that Government plans to spend Rwf2. 8 trillion. A reflection…

Rwanda’s Cooperative Bank for 2020

Rwanda’s Cooperative Bank for 2020

The long awaited Cooperative Bank which is expected to alleviate the burden of interest rate among the small and medium enterprises and boost investment is officially scheduled for the next…

Senate Fires Warning as Rwanda Wins Land Case in Kenya

Senate Fires Warning as Rwanda Wins Land Case in Kenya

Rwanda Senate has asked the government not to hesitate putting into good use the land several countries have given to the country instead of risking land grabbing scandals and subsequent…

Rwanda-Uganda’s Gatuna Border Opens for Trial

Rwanda-Uganda’s Gatuna Border Opens for Trial

The border of Gatuna that connects Rwanda and Uganda in the Northern part of the country has been reopened, Rwanda Revenue Authority – the country’s tax body announced over the…

So What Is Behind ‘Big’ WASAC Bills?

So What Is Behind ‘Big’ WASAC Bills?

Social media has been awash with unusually inflated water bills recently issued by the Water and Sanitation Corporation (WASAC) to consumers, triggering a myriad of reactions, with many accusing the…

Rwf 12 M Houses for You

Rwf 12 M Houses for You

A city dweller earning between Rwf200, 000 – Rwf 900,000 per month can now afford to have his own house made out of environmentally friendly building materials. The Rugarama Housing…

Rwanda Public Transporters Launch A Microfinance Institution

Rwanda Public Transporters Launch A Microfinance Institution

The ministry of defence has entered into a partnership with a new Rwandan public transporter’s microfinance institution as a way of improving their livelihoods and increasing savings. This commitment…

Invest in Cryptocurrency, Pyramid Business at Own Risk – Rwanda Central Bank

Invest in Cryptocurrency, Pyramid Business at Own Risk – Rwanda Central Bank

Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) has arrested a shareholder involved in a cryptocurrency scam following a notice from the central bank which, since yesterday, warned the general public against adhesion into…

A Dream Come True: Africa Continental Free Trade Area is Officially Born

A Dream Come True: Africa Continental Free Trade Area is Officially Born

Africans and their well wishers around the world are flooding social media in celebration of the official adoption of the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). As of 29th May…