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Rwanda Among 50 Best Choices for Business

Rwanda Among 50 Best Choices for Business

For Rwanda to remain in the league of favourite countries to do business in Africa, it will have to increase the pace for youth employment. Ashish J. Thakkar Global Entrepreneurship…

I&M Bank, KBS Suspend Plan to List on Stock Exchange Market

I&M Bank, KBS Suspend Plan to List on Stock Exchange Market

Rwanda Stock Exchange may end the year without any company listing as had earlier been anticipated. At the beginning of this year, the stock exchange had promised that three more…

Advertisers and City of Kigali Disagree Over Billboards

Advertisers and City of Kigali Disagree Over Billboards

Round table negotiations between advertising agents and city of Kigali will need to be rescheduled for more rounds until a good deal is reached. Kigali city demands to have all…

New Deal Cuts Interest Rates For Rwandan SMEs

New Deal Cuts Interest Rates For Rwandan SMEs

Rwanda has launched a fund allowing Small Medium Enterprises (SME) to borrow at lower interest rates to make a permanent presence on the regional market. The new development is a…

COPEDU Dragged to Court Over Software Piracy

COPEDU Dragged to Court Over Software Piracy

Money belonging to about 60,000 members of COPEDU microfinance bank could be at risk of being misused amid serious allegations that it is using a pirated operating system – a…

Court Settles Rwanda vs South Africa Pizza, Chicken Dispute

Court Settles Rwanda vs South Africa Pizza, Chicken Dispute

Rwandans will continue biting more pizza and munching away chicken thighs without any interruption. The fear of closing Rwanda’s fast food restaurants; Pizza Inn Ltd and Chicken Inn…

Black Friday Shopping Comes to Kigali

Black Friday Shopping Comes to Kigali

Shopping online is getting more interesting as attractive discounts are underway this festive season. Black Friday, an annual shopping extravaganza held every November in different countries is for the first…

Rwanda’s Debt Problem: $2.8billion and Still Counting

Rwanda’s Debt Problem: $2.8billion and Still Counting

In June 2005, a $1.4billion debt owed by Rwanda to creditors was cancelled under the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) initiative. But as KT Press reports, 10 years later…

Rwanda Acquires New Boeing 737-800NG Plane

Rwanda Acquires New Boeing 737-800NG Plane

Rwandans are anxiously waiting for the arrival of a massive plane expected to touch ground at Kigali International Airport today. The national carrier announced earlier today that the new plane…

Bank of Kigali Net Profit Rises by 2.9%

Bank of Kigali Net Profit Rises by 2.9%

Bank of Kigali, Rwanda’s largest bank by assets has posted a slight increase of its net profit by 2.9% in the past nine months. The Bank announced…

Expo to Showcase Power of Local Products

Expo to Showcase Power of Local Products

Rwandans are pooling hundreds of locally made products aimed at exhibiting the country’s growing potential to compete with foreign products in the market. From December 14 -20, the…

Government Approves Nearly 50 Mining, Exploration Licenses

Government Approves Nearly 50 Mining, Exploration Licenses

  Rwanda on Friday licensed up to 50 mining companies – as independent international studies show the country has more mineral wealth than previously known. A cabinet meeting chaired by President…