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Akagera National Park Visits Increase By 12%

Akagera National Park Visits Increase By 12%

 Rwanda’s biggest national park – Akagera is attracting more tourists who are interested in the Big Five among other animals and beautiful scenery of the East. The park management’s…

Sponsored: Access to Finance Rwanda Welcomes £6m Commitment from UK Aid for Financial Sector Development Initiative

  London: Access to Finance Rwanda today, January 20, welcomes a £6m commitment from UK Aid, part of a £320m package that will initiate an ambitious new phase of financial…

Sponsored: UNESCO Multisectoral Regional Office for West Africa and StarTimes Establish Partnership

Sponsored: UNESCO Multisectoral Regional Office for West Africa and StarTimes Establish Partnership

On 24 December 2019, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization Multisectoral Regional Office for West Africa (hereafter called “UNESCO”) and the StarTimes Communication Network Technology Co. Ltd. (hereafter…

Rwanda, World Bank to Launch $40M Bond

Rwanda, World Bank to Launch $40M Bond

Rwanda government and the World Bank have announced they will launch a 3-year, fixed-rate, RWF-denominated bond worth $40 million at the London Stock Exchange. This was announced…

BK Group Injects More Money in Basketball Tournament

BK Group Injects More Money in Basketball Tournament

The Bank of Kigali (BK) Group – Rwanda’s biggest Institution in terms of assets added more money in the second year sponsorship deal with the Rwanda Basketball Federation…

Government Privatises  the Struggling Burera Dairy

Government Privatises the Struggling Burera Dairy

Rwanda government has finally sold off its shares amounting to 98.3% in the Burera dairy ending a five year of the factory management shortfalls. According to a communiqué from…

Connect Rwanda Challenge: RDB Hands Over Smartphones to Park Rangers

Connect Rwanda Challenge: RDB Hands Over Smartphones to Park Rangers

Rwanda Development Board (RDB) has become the first institution to honour its pledge of the connect Rwanda challenge by handing over 700 Smartphones to Park rangers. The connect Rwanda challenge…

How Costly is Rwanda’s Electricity? RURA to Release New Tariffs

How Costly is Rwanda’s Electricity? RURA to Release New Tariffs

Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) will this afternoon announce new electricity tariffs – with expectations getting high over a possible downward move. The current electricity tariffs used were announced in August…

Rwanda: First Pharmaceutical Plant to start Production in July

Rwanda: First Pharmaceutical Plant to start Production in July

The much anticipated antibiotics pharmaceutical plant in Rwanda will start production in July this year, officials told KT Press. In 2017, Cooper Pharma East Africa plant by Cooper Pharma &#8211…

Rwanda Domain Name (dotRw) Now Accessible on a Click

Rwanda Domain Name (dotRw) Now Accessible on a Click

Rwanda has made a record of having fully automated the process of registration for its country domain name (dotRw) – becoming the sixth country in Africa to do so. Effective this…

No Cause for Alarm – Rwandair Explains Tel Aviv Incident

No Cause for Alarm – Rwandair Explains Tel Aviv Incident

The national carrier Rwandair has dismissed reports of an engine fire on one of its planes in Tel Aviv, Israel on Wednesday, saying that it was a tailpipe fire –a…

Local Investors Take 19% Share of $2.46Bn Investments Made in 2019

Local Investors Take 19% Share of $2.46Bn Investments Made in 2019

Rwanda has released figures for investments registered in the country last year, which shows local investors still have a long way to increase the pace in an economy that is…