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South Africa’s Sanlam Takes Over Soras Insurance Company

South Africa’s Sanlam Takes Over Soras Insurance Company

A South African insurance company, Sanlam has officially taken over 100% of Rwanda’s insurance company (Soras) making Rwanda the 40th country in its global expansion drive. The full merge…

African Female Entrepreneurs Get $1 Billion Package

African Female Entrepreneurs Get $1 Billion Package

Rwandan and African female entrepreneurs will soon reap from the hottest $1billion lending package from the European Investment Bank (EIB), under the bank’s gender-lending initiative to allow them…

Rwanda: Gov’t Issues Double Rwf15 billion Bonds for End of Year

Rwanda: Gov’t Issues Double Rwf15 billion Bonds for End of Year

Rwanda’s Central Bank (BNR) is set to issue two bonds consecutively with a chance for potential investors to tap into both. One of the bonds will be for three…

Rwandans Head to China’s Huawei for Technology Skills Transfer

Rwandans Head to China’s Huawei for Technology Skills Transfer

  The second batch of eight Rwandan university students will this week head to China to learn the state-of-the-art technology, do an internship and possibly get employed…

Rwanda, South Africa’s Mara Phones Now Exported to 41 Countries

Rwanda, South Africa’s Mara Phones Now Exported to 41 Countries

The Chief Executive of Mara Phones Ashish Thakkar has said that barely two months after Mara group launched the first two Made in Africa Smartphone manufacturing plants in Rwanda and…

Sponsored: More Than 18 Million Users Are Getting Fun on StarTimes ON

Sponsored: More Than 18 Million Users Are Getting Fun on StarTimes ON

If you asked a friend who has lived in China for a while: “Any specific festivals recently in China?”  He or she probably will tell you something about the “Double…

Agric. Minister Orders Nyaruguru Tea Coop Officials to Stop asking Farmers to Pay Bank Loan They Don’t Know About

Agric. Minister Orders Nyaruguru Tea Coop Officials to Stop asking Farmers to Pay Bank Loan They Don’t Know About

The Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Geraldine Mukeshimana has ordered officials of Nyaruguru tea cooperative (Coothemuki) to stop asking farmers to pay a bank loan that was mismanaged by some of…

For the First Time, Rwandan Bank Lists on Africa’s Top 100 Banks

For the First Time, Rwandan Bank Lists on Africa’s Top 100 Banks

Bank of Kigali – Rwanda’s largest Financial Institution in terms of assets, has been listed on the top 100 African banks for 2019 with tier 1 capital set at $189…

Rwanda Named 4th Best World Destination for 2020

Rwanda Named 4th Best World Destination for 2020

With a Gorilla holding its baby in the mist displayed below No.4 with the name Rwanda, the country has been ranked the fourth best destination on the planet for…

The Best of Rwandan Flowers at the Netherlands Trade Fair

The Best of Rwandan Flowers at the Netherlands Trade Fair

Rwandan flowers are featuring at The Netherlands, world’s biggest flower market place and the largest contributor to country flower exports (98%). The 10th International Floriculture Trade Fair (IFTF) will…

Rwanda’s Tea Factory Breaks Highest Price Record in Kenya

Rwanda’s Tea Factory Breaks Highest Price Record in Kenya

Rwanda’s Nyabihu Tea Factory has scooped another highest price – selling its BP1 (broken pekoe 1) at $7.22 at the ongoing East Africa Tea Traders Association (EATTA)’s 45th…

Chinese Company to Establish Motorcycle Assembling Plant in Rwanda

Chinese Company to Establish Motorcycle Assembling Plant in Rwanda

A Chinese manufacturer of Lifan moto taxi, whose products have been on sale on the Rwandan market, is now planning to establish a permanent agent in Rwanda as part of…