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Canadian Firm Commits $50M for Youth In Tourism, Hospitality Sectors

Canadian Firm Commits $50M for Youth In Tourism, Hospitality Sectors

MasterCard­­­­ Foundation is committing $50 million to train youth in Rwanda for the tourism and hospitality sectors. The initiative “Hanga Ahazaza”, or plan for tomorrow is a five year project…

Rwanda Biomedical Center Staff Face New Hunt over Embezzled Funds

Rwanda Biomedical Center Staff Face New Hunt over Embezzled Funds

Rwanda Biomedical Center (RBC) has told parliament that they cannot recover millions of funds which were embezzled by its staff in a medical procurement division. This comes after two former…

Japanese Firm Hands over Agriculture Project to Government

Japanese Firm Hands over Agriculture Project to Government

Japan’s International Development Agency (JICA) has handed over a five-year agricultural project to the government, which will continue to run it. The ‘Smallholder Market-Oriented Agriculture Project (SMAP…

Rwf5.2Bn Nyandungu Eco Tourism Park for 2020

Rwf5.2Bn Nyandungu Eco Tourism Park for 2020

Kigali is executing a project that is set to be a place to kill the stress without having to board a Safari car to the furthest Eastern Province, the home…

1.7Bn World Population Remain Unbanked, PM Ngirente Provides the Key

1.7Bn World Population Remain Unbanked, PM Ngirente Provides the Key

The world still grapples with effects of the 2008 Global Financial Crisis and Rwanda’s Prime Minister Dr Edourd Ngirente, says that the only way to come out of it…

Kigali: Women, Youth Inclusion High on Agenda of Global Financial Forum

Kigali: Women, Youth Inclusion High on Agenda of Global Financial Forum

Using technology for inclusion of women and youth. That is the main theme for the Alliance for Financial Inclusion 2019 Global Policy Forum, that is being held in Rwanda, at…

How Rwanda Increased Park Visits by 600%

How Rwanda Increased Park Visits by 600%

Rwanda’s Prime Minister Dr Edouard Ngirente has said that protection of natural heritage and providing a package of Rwandan beauty contributed to a great increase in tourism returns. During…

Four New Business Deals: Rwanda, Zhejiang Province Boost Cooperation

Four New Business Deals: Rwanda, Zhejiang Province Boost Cooperation

Rwanda and China’s Zhejiang Province have signed four deals which will boost trade and education cooperation while also strengthening social cohesion between the citizen of Rwanda and China. The…

Rwanda Opens Bankers’ Academy

Rwanda Opens Bankers’ Academy

Rwanda has inaugurated the first academy of finance that will improve the local financial skills gap but reduce on banks stealing employees from each other in a sector that has…

Former Man Utd Manager Van Gaal in Rwanda for Gorilla Naming Ceremony

Former Man Utd Manager Van Gaal in Rwanda for Gorilla Naming Ceremony

Louis Van Gaal – former Manager of British football club Manchester United and Spanish club FC Barcelona has arrived in Rwanda to join other listed celebrities in the annual Gorilla…

Rwanda Reviews Fuel Pump Price Downward

Rwanda Reviews Fuel Pump Price Downward

The Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) has reviewed fuel pump price downward following change at the international market. Effective Tuesday – September 3rd, fuel pump prices were reviewed to Rwf 1…

Indian Firm Opens Rwf4Bn Tea Factory in Rwanda

Indian Firm Opens Rwf4Bn Tea Factory in Rwanda

Indian Luxmi Tea factory has opened its branches in Karongi district, Western Province with the capacity to produce 1,000,000Kg of dry tea, annually. The new factory dubbed ‘Rugabano…