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Economy

Rwanda’s GDP Slows in Q2 2020, Education Hardest Hit

Rwanda’s GDP Slows in Q2 2020, Education Hardest Hit

The National Institute of Statistics (NISR) has released GDP results of the Second Quarter 2020 showing a decrease by 12.4% and the education sector as most affected. The report…

Rwanda Financial Sector Blooms Amidst Covid-19 Shocks 

Rwanda Financial Sector Blooms Amidst Covid-19 Shocks 

The National Bank of Rwanda (BNR) has released a half year Monetary Policy and Financial Stability Statement (MPFSS) 2020, which looks promising in the financial sector despite multi-sectoral shocks…

Fitch Affirms Rwanda at ‘B+’ Again

Fitch Affirms Rwanda at ‘B+’ Again

The Fitch Ratings has affirmed Rwanda’s Long-Term Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at ‘B+’ with a stable outlook.  This is the second time the international financial…

Cimerwa Shares Listing Changes Rwanda’s Doing Business Reputation 

Cimerwa Shares Listing Changes Rwanda’s Doing Business Reputation 

Rwanda’s leading cement producer Cimerwa has today officially listed its shares on the local bourse changing the image and the way in which Rwanda will be measured in World…

Rwanda Stock Market Gets 10th Listed Company

Rwanda Stock Market Gets 10th Listed Company

Rwanda’s leading Cement manufacturer, CIMERWA has received approval from the Capital Markets Authority and the Rwanda Stock Exchange to list its shares on the local bourse on August 3rd…

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 Makes it Easy to Access Credit than Any African Country

Rwanda Makes it Easy to Access Credit than Any African Country

Rwandans can easily walk into a bank to acquire loans in a short period and start business compared to their African counterparts. In a latest report by the Institute of…