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Africa50, AfDB and African Sovereign Investors Forum to jointly mobilize capital for infrastructure projects
24-06-2022 | 09:03:00
The African Development Bank, Africa50, and Africa Sovereign Investors Forum (ASIF), have signed a letter of intent to collaborate on developing green and climate resilient infrastructure projects across Africa.
Rwanda to host 2022 World Circular Economy Forum in December, a first for Africa
24-06-2022 | 08:52:36
The World Circular Economy Forum will, for the first time, take place on African soil in 2022, bringing together participants from around the world to absorb lessons from the continent and the wider global south toward building a more resilient and greener global economy.
Equity Group Holdings confirms anchor sponsorship at CHOGM
19-06-2022 | 20:46:42
Equity Group Holdings has confirmed its participation in the upcoming Commonwealth Heads of Government, Commonwealth Business Forum meeting as an Anchor Partner with a sponsorship of Three hundred thousand dollars ($300,000).
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: South Sudan remains a strategic player in the region’s petroleum industry
17-06-2022 | 16:12:47
Owing to its strategic position at the heart of a wider Nile Basin-East Africa hydrocarbons-rich area, South Sudan is emerging as the hub for petroleum industry services and exploration in the region.
[Rwanda] The Internet Society Pledges to Expand Internet Access in Africa
13-06-2022 | 13:38:00
As the Internet Society (ISOC) celebrates its 30th anniversary as a global nonprofit advocating for an open, globally-connected Internet, the organization is calling for accelerated action to further Internet development throughout the African region.
Digital Cooperation Organization completes inaugural Rwanda Visit and launches Global Roundtable Series
13-06-2022 | 10:58:00
A delegation from the Digital Cooperation Organization concluded the organization’s inaugural visit to Rwanda by announcing the DCO Global Roundtable Series, an initiative that will bring together global digital economy leaders to develop an action plan for digital prosperity for all.
MTN Rwanda and Ericsson drive leading connectivity solutions for Rwanda’s progress
06-06-2022 | 09:18:00
MTN Rwandacell Chief Executive Officer with Ericsson’s Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer and Head of Strategy on the side lines of the annual Broadband Commission meeting where they discussed their long-term partnership.
Extending financial services to refugees in Rwanda with Equity Bank
06-06-2022 | 08:17:28
The pilot project aims to give 100,000 refugees in Rwanda access to financial services through mobile phones.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Region bets on $91.5 million budget to drive economic integration
03-06-2022 | 13:15:00
This week, the East African Community has tabled before the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) the budget estimates for the 2022/2023 Financial Year totaling $91.5 million.
[Rwanda] MTN Group announces Anchor Sponsorship for Commonwealth Business Forum
03-06-2022 | 09:08:38
MTN Group is pleased to announce that it will be an anchor sponsor at the upcoming Commonwealth Business forum (CBF) scheduled to take place from 21 – 23 June 2022, in Kigali, Rwanda.
Un nouvel accord pour améliorer la santé et l'équité en matière de vaccins pays en voie de développement
29-05-2022 | 19:04:00
L'Accord pour un monde plus sain est dirigé par Pfizer et offrira tous ses médicaments et vaccins protégés par des brevets, y compris le vaccin COVID, qui sont disponibles aux États-Unis et dans l'Union européenne, à titre non lucratif, à 1,2 milliard de personnes dans 45 pays à faible revenu.
New accord to improve health and vaccine equity for people in lower-income countries
29-05-2022 | 18:51:10
An Accord for a Healthier World is led by Pfizer and will offer all its patent-protected medicines and vaccines, including the COVID jab, that are available in the US and the European Union on a not-for-profit basis to 1.2 billion people in 45 lower-income countries.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: West meets East
27-05-2022 | 13:30:00
West African companies have particularly been keen to expand their operations in the East African region. This has been through mergers, partnerships or takeovers.
RSwitch Ltd with Mobile Money Ltd and Airtel Mobile commerce Ltd launched of eKash
27-05-2022 | 12:31:37
RSwitch Ltd in collaboration with Mobile Money Rwanda Ltd and Airtel Mobile Commerce Ltd are pleased to announce the launch of eKash to facilitate interoperability between mobile money operators.
BAL to host series of youth development, community service and business events
23-05-2022 | 08:33:00
The Basketball Africa League (BAL) announced a series of youth development, community service and business events that will take place during the 2022 BAL Playoffs and Finals, which tip off at Kigali Arena in Rwanda.
OPEC Fund provides US$ 18mln to “Nyacyonga–Mukoto Road Project” in Rwanda
18-05-2022 | 09:19:00
The OPEC Fund is providing a US$18 million loan to the government of Rwanda to support the “Nyacyonga–Mukoto Road Project”, helping to improve living standards and economic livelihoods in the country.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: DR Congo’s factor in the integration agenda
13-05-2022 | 14:08:00
The recent entry of the Democratic Republic of Congo to the East African Community has heralded a new economic dispensation expanding the regional market.
Is Africa ready for green growth? AfDB assesses some countries
13-05-2022 | 10:23:00
A new report co-authored by the African Development Bank and the Global  Green Growth Institute, has found evidence of growing political commitment to green growth in Africa.
Rwanda to be living laboratory for 4IR
12-05-2022 | 12:14:04
Rwanda is on its way to becoming "a living laboratory of emerging technologies" by leveraging its new Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution (C4IR).
IFC loans $10m to I&M Bank Rwanda to support SMEs, economic activity and Jobs
09-05-2022 | 10:07:40
IFC announced a loan to I&M Bank Rwanda, to help the bank increase lending to potentially thousands of Small and Medium Sized enterprises in Rwanda, many of which are facing COVID-19-related liquidity challenges.
Afreximbank, Rwanda sign agreement for establishment of Fund for Export-Development in Africa
09-05-2022 | 10:07:33
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) and the Republic of Rwanda signed key documents related to the establishment of the Fund for Export-Development in Africa (FEDA), a development-oriented subsidiary of Afreximbank.
World Bank's financing to boost household access to affordable energy in Rwanda
09-05-2022 | 10:07:07
The World Bank approved $150 million in financing to improve access to modern energy for households, enterprises, and public institutions in Rwanda and to enhance the efficiency of electricity services.
World Bank appoints Keith Hansen as New Country Director for Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia and Uganda
09-05-2022 | 10:06:53
The World Bank has appointed Mr. Keith Hansen as the new Country Director for Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, and Uganda effective September 8, 2020.
The African Development Bank appoints Aissa Touré as Rwanda Country Manager
09-05-2022 | 10:06:12
An economist and development expert, Aissa Touré a Senegalese national, brings to the Bank over 25 years of experience, working in three continents and 12 countries for 5 international organizations.
World Bank approves $150m to support human capital development program in Rwanda
09-05-2022 | 10:06:09
The World Bank approved $150 million in IDA financing for a program of policy and institutional reforms intended to accelerate human capital development for inclusive economic growth in Rwanda.
MTN Rwanda reports strong performance in the first quarter of 2022
09-05-2022 | 09:35:30
MTN Rwandacell PLC has released its first quarter results for the period ended 31 March 2022 through the Rwanda Stock Exchange.
[Interview] Jeannette Karemera, CEO, Inuma Technology, Rwanda
06-05-2022 | 09:59:00
Jeannette Karemera is the CEO of Inuma Technology, a company in Rwanda that builds new generations of products that are unique, smart and radically helpful.
2nd annual international conference on Public Health in Africa to be heard in Rwanda
06-05-2022 | 08:35:28
It is with great excitement that the Africa CDC announces its second Annual International Conference on Public Health in Africa (CPHIA 2022), which will take place from 13-15 December 2022 in Kigali, Rwanda.
MTN Rwanda partners with Living Water International-Rwanda to construct boreholes serving 500 families
02-05-2022 | 10:08:35
MTN Rwanda has signed a MoU with Living Water International-Rwanda, to provide drinking water to 500 families, through the construction of ready to use boreholes to be completed by 30 June 2022.
La place de marché B2B africaine Kwely obtient 1 million de dollars dans un premier tour de table
28-04-2022 | 07:53:00
Kwely Inc. a finalisé un cycle de financement de démarrage d'un million de dollars avec une injection de 700 000 dollars de capitaux frais dirigée par WIC Capital avec la participation de Loftyinc Capital, Afropreneur Angels, Haskè Ventures et d'autres investisseurs providentiels.
African B2B Marketplace Kwely Grabs $1M in Seed Round
28-04-2022 | 07:48:00
African B2B marketplace Kwely Inc. finalized a $1 million seed funding round with a $700,000 injection of fresh capital led by WIC Capital with participation from Loftyinc Capital, Afropreneur Angels, Haskè Ventures and other angel investors.
[Rwanda] CcHUB and Google unveil 9 Startups selected for the Fintech Incubation Programme
28-04-2022 | 07:32:00
CcHUB in collaboration with Google, Ministry of ICT and Innovation Rwanda, and Mojaloop Foundation has announced the nine startups selected for the Fintech Incubation Programme. 
AfDB approves $180m loan to reinforce transmission, last mile connectivity in Rwanda
27-04-2022 | 08:22:00
The African Development Bank (AfDB), approved two loans amounting to $180 million to co-finance a major energy project that will extend electricity access to rural areas and reduce greenhouse gas emissions in Rwanda. 
Le Cameroun se prépare à participer à la mission économique de l'OIF
14-04-2022 | 10:48:00
Le Cameroun se prépare à participer à la mission économique de la Francophonie au Rwanda et au Gabon en juillet 2022.
Rwanda launches Fourth Industrial Revolution Center
07-04-2022 | 07:30:00
The Rwandan government has consistently and deliberately worked to nurture progressive technology-oriented ideas from its youthful population.
Rwanda launches Centre for Fourth Industrial Revolution, joins global network
01-04-2022 | 09:48:00
Centres for the Fourth Industrial Revolution shape new policies and strategies in technology governance that enable agile implementation and iteration via a fast-growing network of national and sub-national centres.
[Rwanda] SADA kicks off with launch of first National digital academy
23-03-2022 | 11:36:41
Smart Africa’s capacity building arm, The Smart Africa Digital Academy (SADA) in partnership with Rwanda’s Ministry of ICT and Innovation have launched a national digital academy in the country, marking the official kick off of in-country implementation of the initiative.
Kenyan BNPL company Lipa Later announces six months paid maternity leave
09-03-2022 | 13:12:22
Buy-now-pay-later (BNPL) company Lipa Later operating in Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda and Nigeria, has announced it will be offering all it’s employees 6-month paid maternity leave effective April 1st 2022.
Aleph Hospitality signs first hotel in Rwanda
04-03-2022 | 14:02:00
Located in the pristine and calm hills of Nyarutarama, Kigali’s most esteemed neighbourhood, Century Park Hotel and Residences is an all-in-one mixed-use residential and leisure park.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: The fintech revolution and what it portends for the region
04-03-2022 | 13:52:46
The expansion of Nigerian fintech Paga to Ethiopia through a partnership with the Bank of Abyssinia is the latest in a growing list of digital financial services investments in the region.
MTN Rwanda in partnership with NWC, AEE and NUDOR launches Connect Women in Business initiative
28-02-2022 | 16:01:00
MTN Rwandacell Plc (MTN Rwanda) launched the 3rd edition of Connect Women in Business (CWiB) Initiative ahead of Women’s month in March in partnership with the National Women Council, AEE and NUDOR.
MTN Rwanda launches brand refresh in line with Ambition 2025 strategy
28-02-2022 | 15:15:00
MTN Rwandacell Plc (MTN Rwanda), has rebranded to reflect its evolution from Rwanda’s most valuable telecommunications provider to the nation’s leading digital technology company.
IFC partners with 3B Group of hotels to support growth of Rwanda’s tourism sector
28-02-2022 | 10:05:00
To help strengthen Rwanda's tourism sector and create jobs, IFC announced a partnership with 3B Group of Hotels to support the company's expansion and the upgrading of its existing lodges in the country.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Investing in women-led businesses to deepen integration
25-02-2022 | 11:48:39
East African member states, private sector players and development partners have stepped up their investment in women-led businesses and SMEs in a move likely to impact cross-border trade and boost integration in the region.
African presidents launch Global Fund's $18b campaign to restore progress against AIDS, TB and Malaria
23-02-2022 | 10:16:00
The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria and presidents of five African countries launched the Global Fund’s Seventh Replenishment campaign to restore progress against AIDS, TB and Malaria.
Rwanda’s largest bank completes core modernization with Temenos
23-02-2022 | 08:49:00
Bank of Kigali goes live on Temenos platform to power faster, smarter digital banking while scaling to one million retail and SME customers in Rwanda.
Bloomberg Philanthropies Partners with CARE to Support Women Small Business Owners in East Africa
21-02-2022 | 05:41:00
Bloomberg Philanthropies announced a partnership with CARE to expand existing Village Savings and Loans Associations (VSLAs) for agricultural funds in Tanzania, Rwanda, and Democratic Republic of the Congo
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Financial institutions bank on tech to bolster offerings
18-02-2022 | 14:42:31
East Africa financial institutions are betting on tech to boost their offerings, grow their customers’ portfolio and stay afloat in a competitive market.
Bloomberg Philanthropies and CARE to support women small business owners in East Africa with Village Savings and Loans Associations
18-02-2022 | 13:35:00
The partnership will enable women who own small agriculture-based businesses to build capital and access credit to invest in and grow their businesses, ensuring long-term economic sustainability for themselves and their families.
BioNTech introduces first modular mRNA manufacturing facility to promote scalable vaccine production in Africa
16-02-2022 | 12:10:00
BioNTech has taken a next step to improve vaccine supply in Africa by introducing its approach to establishing scalable vaccine production by developing and delivering turnkey mRNA manufacturing facilities based on a container solution.
DPO Group partners with Bank of Kigali to onboard e-Commerce merchants in Rwanda
07-02-2022 | 10:11:00
African digital payments company DPO Group has partnered with Bank of Kigali to onboard e-Commerce merchants for the bank, in Rwanda.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Heightened oil and gas activities inspire more investments
04-02-2022 | 06:30:00
As the East African nations continue to make oil and gas discoveries, investors and multinationals are pitching tent in the region on an exploration binge with governments betting on the newfound resources to grow national and regional economies.
Liquid Intelligent Technologies welcomes ICASA’s implementing non-geo porting rules
31-01-2022 | 11:14:00
Liquid Intelligent Technologies welcomes the landmark decision made by the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) concerning the porting of non-geographic numbers.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: What 2022 portends for East Africa
14-01-2022 | 14:50:00
As the East African Community, EAC, member states eye innovative ways of deepening integration and trading more with each other, the bloc and individual countries are putting in place mechanisms, policies and legislation that seek to address longstanding hiccups that have put the brakes on seamless regional trade.
Liquid Home Rwanda spreads the festive cheer by adding more internet capacity to customer packages
13-01-2022 | 13:39:01
This festive season Liquid Intelligent Technologies Rwanda, a business of Cassava Technologies, is bringing cheer to its customers by increasing internet capacity on existing home packages while keeping it at the same price.
Liquid Intelligent Technologies brought seamless connectivity to the Hanga Pitchfest in Rwanda
13-01-2022 | 13:28:17
The leading provider of digital services in Rwanda, Liquid Intelligent Technologies partnered with the Rwandan Ministry of ICT & Innovation and Rwanda Development board to provide seamless connectivity at the Hanga Pitchfest 2021
Agile software is a boon to manufacturing for Ghana and Rwanda
12-01-2022 | 09:01:00
Processes originally aimed at speedy application development are giving manufacturers the tools to build the next generation of urban-flight and space vehicles in Africa.
WFP and Impact Hub Kigali launch programme to support food system innovations in Rwanda
07-01-2022 | 09:33:00
WFP and Impact Hub Kigali (IHK), with the support of USAID Bureau of Humanitarian Affairs (BHA) and the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, are launching the IGNITE Food Systems Challenge in Rwanda to foster locally-driven solutions to tackle food systems challenges.
Equity Bank Rwanda hailed by the Africa Banker 2021 as the leading Bank in Rwanda
03-01-2022 | 11:22:14
For the second consecutive year, Equity Bank Rwanda has received the top award as the Bank of the Year Rwanda 2021 during the Bank of the Year Awards 2021 by The Banker.
[Rwanda] Over 80% of youth don't employ Agritech innovation, survey
29-12-2021 | 09:59:00
A new report dubbed “The Future of Africa’s Agriculture - An assessment of the role of Youth and Technology” has established that only 18 per cent of them use agri-tech innovation in Rwanda.
Rwanda Standards Board launches a $125,000 project automating its services
23-12-2021 | 13:54:27
The automation is expected to drastically reduce the time and cost of seeking various services from the board by the business community and other clients due to shift from the manual system that required many physical visits to the board.
Africa50 unveils Kigali Innovation City urban masterplan in Rwanda
20-12-2021 | 10:38:00
Africa50, the pan-African investment platform, Rwanda Development Board (RDB) and the Ministry of ICT and Innovation of Rwanda unveiled the urban masterplan for the development of the Kigali Innovation City (KIC) project.
[Rwanda] FBW Group to deliver $5 million Kigali school campus masterplan
16-12-2021 | 14:24:55
Architecture and engineering firm FBW Group is working with the International School of Kigali (ISK) to create a 21st Century 'green' campus in the Rwandan capital.
UNICEF and Liquid Intelligent Technologies launch partnership to help Giga bridge the digital divide in Africa
01-12-2021 | 11:00:00
UNICEF and Liquid Intelligent Technologies, a business of Cassava Technologies, a pan-African technology group, announced a partnership in support of Giga’s work to connect every school to the Internet and every young person to information, opportunity, and choice.
[Rwanda] EIB and BRD to provide EUR 30 million for business impacted by COVID-19
24-11-2021 | 08:52:12
New investments by Rwandan companies will benefit from a business financing initiative backed by the Development Bank of Rwanda and the European Investment Bank launched in Kigali.
Kigali-based agriculture startup AflaSight, partners launch innovative projects to improve maize quality in Rwanda
23-11-2021 | 09:52:00
The World Food Programme (WFP), IFC, Kigali-based agriculture startup AflaSight, and Vanguard Economics launched innovative projects to help farmers and grain traders reduce prevalence of aflatoxins in crops and grains in Rwanda.
Washington University joins major NIH effort to advance health data science in Africa
22-11-2021 | 09:10:12
Washington University in St. Louis is joining a major international effort to advance data science, catalyze innovation and spur health discoveries across Africa, where the researchers will focus their efforts on developing new training programs in health data science in Rwanda.
WFP and IFC to promote Health and Food Security in Rwanda
19-11-2021 | 10:43:00
To help farmers and grain traders reduce the prevalence of aflatoxins in crops and grains in Rwanda, the United Nations World Food Programme, the International Finance Corporation, AflaSight, and Vanguard Economics launched two innovative pilot projects aimed at improving maize quality in the country.
Government of Rwanda and Google collaborate to accelerate digital transformation
19-11-2021 | 08:58:57
The Government of Rwanda, led by the Ministry of ICT and Innovation, has partnered with Google to accelerate the country’s digital transformation.
#ConnectRwanda smartphone distribution continues
19-11-2021 | 08:42:00
The Ministry of ICT and Innovation (MINICT) in partnership with MTN Rwandacell PLC (MTN Rwanda) continues distribution of smartphones under the #ConnectRwanda initiative.
MTN Rwanda selects Ericsson for network and IT operational excellency
15-11-2021 | 11:58:09
MTN Rwanda has selected its longtime partner Ericsson, to deploy a Network Operations Center (NOC).
[Rwanda] Samsung partners with government to equip coding academy
15-11-2021 | 07:40:00
Samsung Electronics announced a new partnership with the Government of Rwanda through the Ministry of ICT and the Ministry of Education to equip the Rwanda Coding Academy.
Liquid Intelligent Technologies launches OneVoice for Cloud PBX in six African markets
11-11-2021 | 14:00:00
Liquid Intelligent Technologies launched OneVoice for Cloud PBX offering in six key African markets. This is part of the organisation’s investment as it partners with its customers in their digital transformation journeys.
Institut Pasteur Morocco and Rwanda Biomedical Centre designated as COVID-19 vaccination centers of excellence
02-11-2021 | 16:16:00
Africa CDC has designated two institutions to serve as part of a network of Centres of Excellence (CoE) for COVID-19 vaccination.
Mou signed to launch Huawei ICT academies in Rwanda as seeds for the future 2021 program is flagged off
01-11-2021 | 11:44:00
Huawei, a leading global ICT Solutions provider has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with University of Rwanda and Rwanda polytechnic to officially become Huawei ICT Academies in Rwanda.
[Rwanda] AGRA president receives prestigious plant breeders award
27-10-2021 | 10:43:07
AGRA President H.E. Dr. Agnes Kalibata has been conferred with the Distinguished Award for Meritorious Service by the African Plant Breeders Association.
Africa’s second plant breeding conference kicks off in Rwanda
26-10-2021 | 13:09:00
From 25th-29th October 2021, scientists, entrepreneurs, institutional leaders and students from Africa and beyond are meeting in Rwanda and online for the second continental African Plant Breeders Association Conference.
European Investment Bank leverages EUR 95 million to finance Rwandan businesses
26-10-2021 | 12:44:19
New investments by companies across Rwanda most impacted by COVID-19 will be supported with EUR 95 million of new financing backed by the European Investment Bank (EIB).
EUR 27 million team Europe backing for Rwanda Biomedical Centre to strengthen pandemic resilience
26-10-2021 | 12:25:00
Minister for Health and Finance Minister highlighted the national importance of EUR 27 million European Investment Bank for redevelopment of the National Health Laboratory by the Rwanda Biomedical Centre and new investment under Rwanda’s COVID-19 National Response Plan.
Rwanda diversifies its tourism offerings as part of COVID-19 recovery strategy
13-10-2021 | 12:15:00
Rwanda has been diversifying its tourism industry as it looks to recover economically from the losses caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.
RwandAir and Qatar Airways seal milestone codeshare agreement
06-10-2021 | 09:56:47
RwandAir and Qatar Airways have signed a comprehensive codeshare agreement to offer travelers more choice, enhanced service, and greater connectivity to more than 65 destinations across Africa and the rest of the world.
[Rwanda] United States committed to combating HIV/AIDS and inclusion of people with disabilities
29-09-2021 | 10:08:31
The United States is committed working with the people and Government of Rwanda to combat HIV/AIDS in Rwanda and to support the inclusion of people with disabilities in all aspects of society.
Chevron partners with Tristar Group to strengthen production and distribution of Caltex lubricants in East Africa
16-09-2021 | 08:38:44
With the signing of this agreement, Chevron has strengthened its already growing presence in East Africa and entrusted its operations to AML as a licensee.
Qatar Financial Centre partners with Rwanda Finance Limited to boost new opportunities in both markets
14-09-2021 | 16:20:19
Qatar Financial Centre (QFC), an onshore financial and business centre in the region, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Rwanda Finance Limited (RFL) to facilitate initiatives that will promote the international development of both QFC and Kigali International Financial Centre. 
University of Rwanda, Mastercard Foundation launch $55 million partnership to develop the next generation of African leaders
13-09-2021 | 12:59:00
The Mastercard Foundation and University of Rwanda today announced a 10-year, $55 million partnership to enable higher education access for 1,200 young Africans
University of Rwanda and Mastercard Foundation launch $55 million partnership for African leaders
13-09-2021 | 10:57:00
The Mastercard Foundation and University of Rwanda announced a 10-year, $55 million partnership to enable higher education access for 1,200 young Africans.
[Rwanda] BK’s IKOFI re-launches with delivery of phones to coffee farmers
13-09-2021 | 09:25:00
Bank of Kigali (BK) Plc has re-launched its IKOFI digital product alongside a partnership with RWACOF with more than 86,000 farmers to raise their farming methods.
ESOA and Smart Africa partner to advance digital transformation in Africa
10-09-2021 | 13:54:00
ESOA, the EMEA Satellite Operators Association and the Smart Africa Alliance (Smart Africa) announced their partnership with a view to advance Africa’s digital transformation.
MTN Group announces new mobile money partnership with Flutterwave across Africa
10-09-2021 | 12:20:00
MTN is pleased to announce a mobile money partnership with Africa’s leading payments technology company, Flutterwave.
IFC partners with Rwanda to develop vaccine manufacturing capacity
08-09-2021 | 08:21:00
IFC and the Rwanda Development Board signed a collaboration agreement to develop vaccine manufacturing capacity in Rwanda and contribute to expanding vaccine production in Africa.
[Zimbabwe] Les succès agricoles d’un réfugié au camp de Tongogara
06-09-2021 | 09:27:00
Au cours des deux dernières années, la production de Damacene a augmenté de 20 %, passant de 400 à 500 kilogrammes de maïs, après la construction de nouvelles infrastructures d’irrigation financées par la Banque africaine de développement.
Rwanda Coding Academy receives Frw 7.1 billion support from Koica
03-09-2021 | 11:21:00
KOICA signed the Record of Discussion with the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning and the Ministry of Education for the implementation of the Rwanda Coding Academy Capacity Development Project worth US$ 7.1 million
BioNTech evaluates mRNA vaccine manufacturing solutions in Rwanda and Senegal
03-09-2021 | 10:42:51
BioNTech SE agreed today to evaluate the establishment of sustainable vaccine manufacturing capabilities in Rwanda and Senegal to support vaccine supply for the Member States of the African Union.
ITC, partners launch SheTrades Hub in Rwanda to bring trade opportunities for women-led businesses
02-09-2021 | 11:25:00
The ITC and the PSF Chamber of Women Entrepreneurs, in collaboration with the Rwandan Ministry of Trade and Industry launched the SheTrades Hub in Rwanda to bolster competitiveness and market access of Rwandan women-led businesses.
Rwanda ratifies to Afreximbank's FEDA, Togo and South Sudan join three other signatories
01-09-2021 | 08:44:00
Rwanda has become the first African country to ratify the Agreement for the Establishment of the Fund for Export Development in Africa (FEDA), while the Republic of Togo and the Republic of South Sudan have recently acceded to the Agreement.
KCB Group completes acquisition of Banque Populaire du Rwanda Plc 
26-08-2021 | 09:46:15
KCB Group PLC has completed the acquisition of Banque Populaire du Rwanda Plc (BPR) from Atlas Mara Mauritius Limited and Arise B.V.
Rwanda and Luxembourg launch waste recycling project in Kigali
25-08-2021 | 10:54:12
Rwanda and the government of Luxembourg have launched a waste recycling and management project that will recycle, improve city solid waste control and hazardous waste management in Kigali city.
Multi-Donor Trust Fund provides more than $7.3 million for youth jobs and skills
25-08-2021 | 09:21:00
The Jobs for Youth in Africa Strategy calls for the integration of jobs and skills for youth across Bank operations to maximize the impact on increasing employment opportunities.
IFC, Rwanda Capital Markets Authority and Central Bank partner to boost access to long-term finance for small businesses
19-08-2021 | 08:45:00
To support the development of Rwanda's capital markets, IFC, the National Bank of Rwanda and Rwanda's Capital Markets Authority (CMA) announced a four-year partnership that will help expand access to long-term local currency finance in Rwanda.
Rwanda signs OECD Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters
12-08-2021 | 12:07:00
The Ambassador of Rwanda in France, François Xavier Ngarambe, signed the Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters (MAAC), developed by the Council of Europe in 1988.