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Horticulture Sub Sector Recovering But Covid-19 Negative Impact Still Felt

Horticulture Sub Sector Recovering But Covid-19 Negative Impact Still Felt

Rwandan fruit farmers are anticipating a buffer produce this season but have expressed concerns of lack of markets for their products as a result of impact of coronavirus on the…

Coffee Farmers Focus on Sustainability after NAEB-PRICE Project

Coffee Farmers Focus on Sustainability after NAEB-PRICE Project

Rwanda Coffee farmer’s federation has secured Rwf60 million in funding to purchase internationally accepted coffee packaging bags that will enable them to leverage coffee export on global markets. The…

Who is Who in Community Based Health Insurance Contribution?

Who is Who in Community Based Health Insurance Contribution?

Since the establishment of the Community Based Health Insurance (CBHI) program in 2003, the Government has been injecting funds to cover health citizen’s healthcare bills by 90% and recipients…

Rwanda Among Post Covid-19 Resilient Countries – Report

Rwanda Among Post Covid-19 Resilient Countries – Report

Two credible economic reports have shown that Rwanda is among the few African countries that will manage to recover quickly from  the economic impact of the coronavirus crisis. A supplement…

Rwanda and Crested Cranes, A Fatal Attraction

Rwanda and Crested Cranes, A Fatal Attraction

The Grey Crowned Cranes were a totemic symbol in Rwandan culture. The birds were adapted, respected, and believed to be an emblem of some of the biggest clans with significant…

What’s False and What’s True on  China-related Human Rights Matters

What’s False and What’s True on China-related Human Rights Matters

Full of ignorance of and bias against China, some people from the US and other Western countries have recently made groundless accusations against and disseminated many fallacies about China’s…

Parliament Summons Minister of Finance Over Health Insurance Arrears 

Parliament Summons Minister of Finance Over Health Insurance Arrears 

The minister of finance will this afternoon appear before the parliament to verbally explain delays payments and in disbursement of funds which has affected the performance of districts budget plans…

Progress Registered On Rwanda Containers in Kenya, Tanzania- PSF CEO

Progress Registered On Rwanda Containers in Kenya, Tanzania- PSF CEO

Rwanda Private Sector Federation (PSF) has revealed that the process of solving the issues of clearing hundreds of Kigali-bound containers held at Mombasa and Dar-es-salaam is currently…

Rwanda to Reopen Airports On August 1

Rwanda to Reopen Airports On August 1

The Rwandan government has announced it will reopen airports for commercial flights on August 1, following the closure of all borders in March due to the New Coronavirus outbreak. The…

Tanzania to Decide On Held Rwandan Goods 

Tanzania to Decide On Held Rwandan Goods 

Rwanda will have to wait until next week to get a final decision about its 2000 Kigali-bound containers held in Tanzania. Last week, KTPress reported that over 2000 containers…

US Commits $ 643.8M to Rwanda’s Vision of Self Reliance

US Commits $ 643.8M to Rwanda’s Vision of Self Reliance

Rwanda and the United States Government, represented by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) have signed a five-year financing agreement to commit to Rwanda’s development efforts…

Hinga Weze Injects Rwf 2.5Bn in Farmers’ Financing

Hinga Weze Injects Rwf 2.5Bn in Farmers’ Financing

A United States funded project Hinga Weze has entered into a deal with Equity Bank to start offering loans worth Rwf2, 5billion to farmers, cooperatives, aggregators and agro dealers. The…