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Apple App Store to Be Accessible to Rwanda This Year

Apple App Store to Be Accessible to Rwanda This Year

Apple Inc has announced plans of opening its App Store to 20 new countries this year, including Rwanda among the African countries on the list. The company yesterday, announced this…

Rwanda GDP Increases by 9.4 – NISR

Rwanda GDP Increases by 9.4 – NISR

The National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda (NISR) has released figures that show the 2019 gross domestic product (GDP) estimates, calculated using the 2017 benchmark, increased by 9.4%. Rwanda…

Sponsored: 100 Free Channels on StarTimes to African Viewers During Covid-2019

Sponsored: 100 Free Channels on StarTimes to African Viewers During Covid-2019

Currently, over 30 countries in Africa have been infected by the COVID-2019 according to WHO. Given the concerns about possible spreading, people are suggested to stay at home. Meanwhile…

Rwandan Banks  Introduce New Restrictions on Cheque Payments

Rwandan Banks Introduce New Restrictions on Cheque Payments

In a bid to control spread of Coronavirus, Rwanda Bankers Association (RBA) has instructed that all banks to no longer allow third party cheque payments for the next three months…

Gov’t Fines Traders Increasing Prices

Gov’t Fines Traders Increasing Prices

A total of 24 businesses and people in the City of Kigali have been fined after they were caught inflating prices in the wake of the Novel Coronavirus outbreak. Rwanda…

BK Urumuri’s Rwanda-wide Search for 25 Outstanding Women Entrepreneurs 

BK Urumuri’s Rwanda-wide Search for 25 Outstanding Women Entrepreneurs 

BK headquartersThe 4th annual BK Urumuri competition will select 25 women-run businesses for 0% interest loans and 4-month business training and consulting from Inkomoko. On March 18th 2020…

Rwanda Central Bank Eases Covid19 Pressure On Businesses

Rwanda Central Bank Eases Covid19 Pressure On Businesses

In a bid to cope with the current Covid-19 pandemic and prevent an economic shock, the National Bank of Rwanda (BNR) has eased the normal bank loaning procedures for…

Rwanda Stocks Remain Untouched – CEO Rwabukumba

Rwanda Stocks Remain Untouched – CEO Rwabukumba

In the wake of the covid19 outbreak, Rwanda Stock market index (RSI) and shares index (ALSI) have remained constant despite the country recording eight cases since March 14, 2020. Before…

Hike Prices At Own Risk, Officials Warn Businesses

Hike Prices At Own Risk, Officials Warn Businesses

Authorities from the Ministry of Trade and Industry and Private sector federation of Rwanda (PSF) have warned traders against hiking prices. They were also requested not to use substandard materials…

Let All Banks Offer Loans to Farmers – Agriculture Minister

Let All Banks Offer Loans to Farmers – Agriculture Minister

The ministry of agriculture has asked parliament to push for establishment of a farmer’s bank to address the challenge of lack of access to agriculture financing. The national bank…

Rwanda Eyes $700M Trade Deals from CHOGM2020

Rwanda Eyes $700M Trade Deals from CHOGM2020

Rwanda Development Board (RDB) has clarified that preparation to host the 2020 Commonwealth Heads of State and Government Meeting (CHOGM) is still on and instead Rwanda is warming up to…

Trade Minister Explains Causes of Low Occupation Among Cross Border Markets

Trade Minister Explains Causes of Low Occupation Among Cross Border Markets

The ministry of trade has assured parliament that issues surrounding cross border markets will be solved as soon as possible to have the projects further reduce imports from neighboring countries…