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Rwanda Aviation Authority, IATA partner to improve aviation safety
15-08-2018 | 11:47:52
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the Rwanda Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to partner for the improvement of aviation safety.
Social Venture Challenge unveils emerging African social entrepreneurs
15-08-2018 | 09:25:56
Fifteen teams of a total of 32 emerging African social entrepreneurs have been selected as winners of the 2018 Resolution Social Venture Challenge.
ImpalaPay Kenya and PesaChoice Rwanda complete pilot on blockchain
13-08-2018 | 12:10:00
ImpalaPay Kenya and PesaChoice of Rwanda have successfully concluded pilot test of cross-border mobile money transfer on the stellar blockchain.
Standard and Poor’s revises Rwanda’s outlook to positive
13-08-2018 | 07:29:32
Standard and Poor’s (S&P), a corporate and sovereign rating agency has revised Rwanda’s outlook to positive from stable and maintained the rating at “B/B” for long and short-term.
Rwanda bets on property tax to boost local manufacturing
06-08-2018 | 11:15:00
Rwanda Parliament has passed the law determining the sources of revenue and property of decentralized entities, commonly known as Property tax.
Telcos in Rwanda seeking cross-network mobile money transfer approval
03-08-2018 | 06:47:00
Telcos in Rwanda are seeking mobile money interoperability approval from the relevant regulator in the country.
Are you an agribusiness seeking funding and/or investment?
02-08-2018 | 07:24:12
Africa Green Revolution Forum pulling together stakeholders in the agricultural landscape, will host a Dealroom connecting investors with business owners
Rwanda, UN sign $630 million second development assistance plan
02-08-2018 | 06:50:12
The Government of Rwanda and One UN Rwanda have signed the second United Nations Development Assistance Plan for Rwanda 2018-2023 (UNDAPII)
AIMS, Google, Facebook launch African Master’s in Machine Intelligence
31-07-2018 | 11:46:00
Today the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences announces the launch of a one-year intensive African Master’s in Machine Intelligence in partnership with Facebook and Google.
[Rwanda] Andela launches tech hub for software developers in Africa
25-07-2018 | 06:08:23
Andela, the company building high-performing engineering teams with Africa's most talented software developers, has launched a pan-African technology hub in its fourth African market: Kigali, Rwanda.
Rwanda and India discuss strengthening bilateral ties
25-07-2018 | 06:03:00
President Kagame has held bilateral talks with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his delegation. The Premier has been in Rwanda on a visit aimed to strengthen further bilateral ties between Rwanda and India.
Africa50 gets equity investment from Kenya, Rwanda becomes shareholder
23-07-2018 | 10:22:00
President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya announced in Nairobi that his country would double its shareholding in pan-African infrastructure investment platform Africa50, increasing its current investment to US$100 million.
Felipe Jaramillo appointed World Bank Country Director for Kenya
19-07-2018 | 13:02:00
Mr. Felipe Jaramillo has been appointed as the new World Bank Country Director for Eritrea, Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda, effective July 1, 2018.
UAE Exchange rebrands its Africa operations as Unimoni
13-07-2018 | 06:10:00
UAE Exchange, a global money transfer, foreign exchange and payment solutions brand, has announced the rebranding of its Africa operations as “Unimoni”.
Volkswagen launches local assembly and car sharing in Rwanda
05-07-2018 | 06:52:37
The Volkswagen brand is expanding its engagement in Africa: It has recently started its Integrated Mobility Solutions in Rwanda that includes local vehicle assembly, innovative mobility services and a sales and service retail outlet.
East Africa leaders laud Kenya’s progress on Standard Gauge Railway
27-06-2018 | 06:40:00
Kenya’s progress in the construction of the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) has earned praise from regional Heads of State who now want Uganda, Rwanda and South Sudan to follow suit.
A new leadership and management program for managers in Uganda
26-06-2018 | 06:18:00
Amani Institute is launching the Amani Leadership and Management for Impact program (ALMI) in Uganda.
Rwanda’s economy registered 10.6% growth in first quarter of 2018
19-06-2018 | 13:28:21
Rwanda’s economy expanded by 10.6% in the first quarter of 2018, where GDP at current market prices was estimated at Frw 1,985 billion, up from Frw 1,816 billion in the previous year.
NAS and RwandAir partner to provide premier lounge services
13-06-2018 | 06:27:57
National Aviation Services (NAS), the fastest growing aviation services provider in the emerging markets, has announced a joint venture agreement with Rwanda’s national flag carrier, RwandAir.
Rwanda, World Bank sign $100 million agreement to support agriculture
05-06-2018 | 08:08:00
The Government of Rwanda and the World Bank Group have signed a $100 million credit agreement to improve the capacity of selected national public agricultural institutions.
I&M Bank Rwanda unveils mobile banking app
04-06-2018 | 09:23:00
I&M Bank Rwanda Ltd has unveiled SPENN, a free mobile banking app covering both personal and business accounts.
MTN leverages employee volunteerism programme to empower youth
01-06-2018 | 14:55:00
Thousands of MTN employees in 21 markets across Africa and the Middle East have launched the company’s annual employee volunteerism programme,
Rwanda and Korea sign $6 million to develop effective taxation system
01-06-2018 | 13:54:00
The Government of Rwanda and the Korea International Cooperation Agency have signed a financing agreement worth $6 million for and Development of Taxpayer Relationship Management System.
IFC invests $10 million in I&M Bank Rwanda to support small business growth
29-05-2018 | 08:04:00
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has announced a $10 million subordinated loan to I&M Bank Rwanda to strengthen the bank’s capital base.
Rwanda ratifies African Continental Free Trade Agreement and the African Passport
28-05-2018 | 11:32:00
Rwanda is the third member state to ratify the AfCFTA, after Ghana and Kenya, and the first to do so as far as the Protocol on Free Movement of Persons and the African Passport is concerned.
Germany invests $34 million in Rwanda’s decentralization, TVET and private sector
28-05-2018 | 09:04:00
Dr. Uzziel Ndagijimana, the Minister of Finance and Economic Planning and the Ambassador of Germany to Rwanda Dr. Peter Woeste, have signed the new agreement on technical cooperation for a 3-year period of cooperation between both countries.
South Korea ready to share its technological and industrial revolution experience with Africa says President Moon Jae-in
24-05-2018 | 13:59:00
South Korean President Moon Jae-in has committed to sharing Korea’s technological and industrial experience with Africa and to help it compete in the 4th Industrial Revolution.
Broadband Systems Corporation launches iDirect network to expand broadband service across Africa
23-05-2018 | 05:56:00
VT iDirect, Inc., iDirect, a company of Vision Technologies Systems, Inc. has announced that Broadband Systems Corporation has selected the iDirect platform to expand its enterprise Very Small Aperture Terminal services throughout Africa.
Fitch affirms Rwanda's economy at B+ with a stable outlook
18-05-2018 | 11:40:41
Fitch Ratings has affirmed Rwanda’s Long-Term Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at ‘B+’ with a Stable Outlook.
Apex Biotech Ltd to invest $18 million for a new drug plant in Rwanda
17-05-2018 | 10:59:43
Apex Biotech Ltd, a pharmaceutical manufacturing firm will open an $18 million drug plant in Rwanda.
[Rwanda] New technology platform to help farmers access loans faster
17-05-2018 | 09:40:00
The Smart Nkunganire System will ensure that farmers comply with recommended best farming practices – such as quality and quantity of agro-inputs – to qualify for the loan; leading to higher quantity and better quality of the harvest.
German Businesses in Civil Security Technologies and Services to explore opportunities in Uganda and Rwanda
17-05-2018 | 09:12:00
AHK Services Eastern Africa Ltd, the service company of the Delegation of German Industry and Commerce in Kenya (AHK Kenya), in conjunction with the German- African Business Association (Afrika-Verein) is organizing a business delegation trip to Uganda and Rwanda.
[Rwanda] MeshPower launches solar minigrid targeting households and businesses
16-05-2018 | 11:30:52
Renewable energy company MeshPower has launched a solar mini-grid in Gitaraga village, Bugesera District in Eastern Rwanda.
KT completes construction of nationwide LTE network in Rwanda
15-05-2018 | 07:29:00
South Korea’s largest telephone company KT Corp. has completed the construction of the national LTE network of Rwanda, the first in Africa by the South Korean mobile operator.
Emergency services alert App wins Miss Geek Africa 2018
10-05-2018 | 12:29:00
Salissou developed a mobile phone application called 'Saro App' that allows people to alert emergency services and inform them of the itinerary to take to reach the location.
Rwanda almost achieves nationwide 4G LTE network coverage
10-05-2018 | 11:18:00
KT Rwanda Network announced to complete 4G LTE network coverage to more than 95%
Kagame advocates for regional cooperation on technology for Africa
08-05-2018 | 09:49:00
President Kagama cited an example of the telecommunications sector which he said could reduce costs and improve efficiency through integration.
Eastern Africa has doubled its income per capita in a decade, ECA
04-05-2018 | 06:15:58
Eastern Africa continues to grow rapidly. As a result, the region’s average per capita income reached $740 in 2016, double the figure ten years earlier.
World Bank VP for Africa, Makhtar Diop, visits Kenya and Rwanda
03-05-2018 | 09:24:00
The World Bank’s Vice President for the Africa Region, Mr. Makhtar Diop, will visit Kenya and Rwanda from May 2 to 4, 2018. During his visit, Mr. Diop will meet the Kenyan President, H.E. Uhuru Kenyatta and Rwandan President H.E. Paul Kagame.
[Rwanda] Oikocredit invests $1.2 million in Inyenyeri Company to support clean cooking solutions
03-05-2018 | 06:30:00
Social impact investor Oikocredit has made a € 1 million, approximately $1.2 million convertible loan to Inyenyeri, a fuel-utility company providing clean and environmentally-friendly cooking solutions in Rwanda
[Vacancy] Freelance African Tech Journalist
01-05-2018 | 17:44:26
Africa Business Communities will be developing a Tech Platform on its website and is therefore looking for a freelance journalist/webmaster
TradeMark East Africa and Rwanda Transport Development Agency unveil $14.2 million project to improve transport on Lake Kivu
01-05-2018 | 10:08:00
TradeMark East Africa (TMEA) and Rwanda Transport Development Agency have unveiled plans to commence on a project that will improve water transport on Lake Kivu, through interventions at Karongi port, Rubavu port and Rusizi port.
Rwanda telecom market continues to develop strongly, market research shows
24-04-2018 | 08:12:00
The report contains an overview and analysis of Rwanda’s telecommunications market, profiles of the major players in all market sectors, relevant statistics and analysis, and mobile subscriber forecasts to 2023.
Rwanda telecom market continues to develop strongly, market research shows
24-04-2018 | 07:58:00
The report contains an overview and analysis of Rwanda’s telecommunications market, profiles of the major players in all market sectors, relevant statistics and analysis, and mobile subscriber forecasts to 2023.
New portal eases international trade information access for Rwanda traders
16-04-2018 | 13:04:00
Rwanda Revenue Authority andTradeMark East Africa have launched The Rwanda Trade Portal.
RwandAir partners with Question Coffee to create economic opportunities for women in Rwanda
11-04-2018 | 09:46:28
RwandAir and Question Coffee have announced a ground breaking partnership to serve Rwandan specialty coffee on all of RwandAir flights with over 2 million cups to be offered in the next 2 years.
BBOXX and Lendahand Ethex launch annual £2.5 million crowdfunding initiative to provide families in Rwanda, Togo and Nigeria with affordable solar energy
10-04-2018 | 07:08:32
Lendahand Ethex, an online positive impact investing platform and BBOXX, a next generation utility, have announced the start of a new Energise Africa partnership accessing for the first time, flexible finance from the UK crowd.
[Rwanda] Ngoma-Ramiro road rehabilitation project receives financing from Japan
09-04-2018 | 09:05:51
The Government of Rwanda and Government of Japan has signed a financing agreement worth $68 million for the Ngoma-Ramiro road upgrading project.
Liquid Telecom Rwanda partners with Impact Hub Kigali to nurture digital innovation
05-04-2018 | 07:02:00
Liquid Telecom Rwanda, part of the pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, has announced a partnership with Impact Hubs, a global network of innovation labs.
Rwanda Stock Exchange launches SMEs securities platform
04-04-2018 | 08:48:53
For the growth of the country’s economy to sustain and keep increasing, it will require efficiency and growth of financial institutions and deepening of capital market, the minister of Finance and Economic Planning has said.
Michaella Rugwizangoga appointed Volkswagen Mobility Solutions Rwanda CEO
28-03-2018 | 11:13:18
Volkswagen Group South Africa has appointed Michaella Rugwizangoga as the Chief Executive Officer of Volkswagen Mobility Solutions Rwanda.
Rwanda to access €832,615 from COMESA to support regional integration programmes
26-03-2018 | 13:12:55
Rwanda is set to access additional financing of €832,615 for implementing regional integration programmes.
Humaniq launches live support chat in its mobile app in Africa
23-03-2018 | 05:49:00
Humaniq, a next-generation financial service with its own cryptocurrency has announced a new live chart support in its Mobile App.
Rwanda and TradeMark East Africa renew partnership with focus on job creation and increased trade
22-03-2018 | 13:05:00
TradeMark East Africa and the Government of Rwanda have signed an MOU extending their partnership to 2023.
[Rwanda] African Development Bank, partners fund construction of 208 kilometre regional road project set to benefit over one million people
22-03-2018 | 06:00:00
The African Development Bank and other development partners have joined the Government of Rwanda to launch the rehabilitation of the Kagitumba-Kayonza-Rusumo road works in the Eastern province of Rwanda.
Rwanda Innovation Fund project to receive $30 million loan from African Development Bank
20-03-2018 | 05:49:44
The Board of the African Development Bank Group has approved a loan of US $30 million to support the establishment of Rwanda Innovation Fund (RIF).
Rwanda’s economy grew by 6.1 per cent in 2017 exceeding projections
19-03-2018 | 07:37:39
Rwanda’s economy grew by 6.1% in 2017 beating 5.2% projections set earlier. The growth is attributed to good performance in the fourth quarter which registered 10.5% growth.
I&M Burbidge Capital advises DFCU Bank on the sale of Crane Bank Rwanda
16-03-2018 | 06:11:55
Corporate finance advisory firm I&M Burbidge Capital has advised DFCU Bank in the sale of its majority stake in Crane Bank Rwanda.
[Rwanda] Energy 4 Impact pioneers innovative model for mini-grid ownership
15-03-2018 | 10:28:00
Energy 4 Impact is pursuing a new approach that involves community members in the development and operation of mini-grids in Rwanda.
Eastern Africa Grain Council Uganda launches nine new standards for staple foods in the region
14-03-2018 | 06:12:57
The Eastern Africa Grain Council, has launched the nine product standards for staple foods and two standards for sampling and test methods.
[Column] Bob Koigi: Deepening regional trade and East African integration with one stop border posts
01-03-2018 | 13:07:00
Traders passing through East African border points have traditionally grappled with harrowing experiences, from bureaucratic procedures to harassment by custom officials.
Standard and Poor affirms Rwanda’s credit rating as stable
23-02-2018 | 06:24:00
Rating agency Standard and Poor (S&P) Global Ratings has affirmed its 'B/B' long- and short-term foreign and local currency sovereign credit ratings on Rwanda.
East African Court of Justice dismisses appeal over member states signing EPA dispute
22-02-2018 | 11:45:00
The Appellate Division dismissed an Appeal filed by Castro Pius from Tanzania, whose application was seeking for an injunction to stop the Partner States which had not signed the European Partnership Agreement not to sign the same.
European Investment Bank to invest $85 million in Rwanda’s infrastructure and private sector
20-02-2018 | 07:41:58
During a high-level visit to Kigali later this week the European Investment Bank is expected to confirm EUR 69 million, $85 milllion, of new infrastructure and private sector investment in Rwanda.
Rwanda bets on innovative partnerships to grow economy
19-02-2018 | 09:04:55
“Rwanda’s transformational agenda requires innovative partnerships engaging all stakeholders” the Minister of Finance and Economic Planning Claver Gatete said while opening the 14th Development Partners retreat in Rubavu district.
RwandAir to start flights to Abuja and Cape Town
15-02-2018 | 13:22:40
Rwanda’s national carrier RwandAir is set to commence flights to Abuja in Nigeria and Cape Town in South Africa. RwandAir will operate four weekly flights from Kigali to Cape Town with a stopover in Harare.
Earth-i- Ltd space firm to support Kenya and Rwanda coffee farmers improve crop yield
09-02-2018 | 06:22:04
The UK Government has announced an innovative new project to help Kenyan and Rwandese coffee farmers improve crop quality and yield.
[Interview] Jameel Verjee, Founder & CEO, CityBlue Hotels, East Africa
01-02-2018 | 10:28:00
Jameel Verjee is a British entrepreneur expanding his business in the hospitality industry across East Africa. He is Founder and CEO of CityBlue Hotels, founded in Rwanda and now expanded into Kenya and Uganda.
[Rwanda] Itron to install 50,000 water meters in modernization bid to tame shortage
31-01-2018 | 06:20:00
Itron, Inc. a global technology and services company dedicated to the resourceful use of energy and water, has signed a new contract with the Rwandan water company, WASAC, to continue to modernize its water metering system.
President of Rwanda, Paul Kagame, elected as new Chairperson of the African Union for 2018
30-01-2018 | 11:07:00
The Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union meeting at their 30th Ordinary Session at the AU Headquarters in Addis Ababa elected on 28th January 2018 a new bureau to pilot the activities of the Union for the year 2018.
[Column] Bob Koigi: East African Community. Whither integration agenda?
24-01-2018 | 10:49:27
If the East African community member states are not burning each other’s chicks, or auctioning cows, they are embroiled in trade disputes and mistrust in what has become characteristic of the integration journey.
Volkswagen to set up shop in Rwanda with an initial annual installed capacity of 5000 vehicles
23-01-2018 | 12:48:00
The next milestone in Volkswagen Sub Saharan Africa strategy becomes reality with the registration of the company Volkswagen Mobility Solutions Rwanda.
Energy 4 Impact and GIZ collaborate in supporting pico hydro projects financing in Rwanda
23-01-2018 | 10:29:00
Energy 4 Impact has signed an agreement with Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH to assist mini-grid projects in receiving result-based financing, as part of their Energising Development programme.
Global insurtech provider, Agile Financial Technologies, expands to Rwanda in partnership with Convergencium
23-01-2018 | 06:06:00
Convergencium, a systems integrator and consulting organization in Rwanda has partnered with Agile Financial Technologies, to implement Agile FT's products and services in Rwanda and subsequently in other Sub-Saharan Africa countries.
East African farmers build climate change resilience through innovative farm practices
19-01-2018 | 11:45:00
From intercropping, mulching to relying on indigenous knowledge, smallholder farmers in East Africa are developing resilient techniques to insulate themselves from changing weather patterns at a time when studies show they will be among the most affected in years to come.
[Rwanda] Bank of Kigali picks Fiorano Software to drive its digital transformation
19-01-2018 | 06:29:57
Rwanda’s largest commercial bank, Bank of Kigali, has chosen US tech company Fiorano Software to install its payment platform, as part of the bank's digital transformation agenda.
Energy 4 Impact receives $1 million to develop small scale solar irrigation market in Rwanda
18-01-2018 | 06:49:00
The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) has approved a $1 million grant for Energy 4 Impact to develop the small scale solar irrigation market in Rwanda.
IMF completes Rwanda’s review, approves final disbursement of $26 million standby credit facility
17-01-2018 | 09:54:21
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Committee has approved the extension of the eighth Policy Support Instrument (PSI) review and third and final disbursement of Special Credit Facility worth US$ 25.8 million.
ADFD approves $25m for IRENA-Recommended Solar PV projects in Mauritius and Rwanda
15-01-2018 | 09:19:51
Abu Dhabi Fund for Development has announced that USD25 million in concessional loans from ADFD have been earmarked for two solar PV projects, one each in Mauritius and Rwanda.
Rwanda’s economy to rebound on agriculture growth, public and private investment, World Bank
12-01-2018 | 07:15:00
Rwanda’s growth slowed from mid-2016 to mid-2017, bottoming out at 3.4 percent, but is expected to recover to 5.2 percent for the second half of 2017, and may well accelerate in 2018 and 2019.
MTN Rwanda, Amasezerano Bank sign mobile banking agreement
05-01-2018 | 15:17:00
MTN Rwanda and Amasezerano Community Bank have signed an agreement to boost mobile banking. The bank's customers will be able to deposit or withdraw money on their mobile phones using MTN's Push &Pull service.
Zipline expands its medical delivery drones across East Africa
04-01-2018 | 13:10:00
Zipline’s autonomous fixed-wing drones now form an integral part of Rwanda’s medical-supply infrastructure, transporting blood products from a central distribution center to hospitals across the country.
Rwanda and World Bank sign $80 million agreement to support effectiveness in Rwanda’s social protection system
22-12-2017 | 06:29:38
The Government of Rwanda and the World Bank have signed a $80 million financing agreement to support the effectiveness of Rwanda’s social protection system, the flagship Vision 2020 Umurenge Program for targeted vulnerable groups.
Millicom to sell its Rwanda business to Bharti Airtel
20-12-2017 | 06:43:35
Millicom has signed an agreement for the sale of its Rwanda operations to subsidiaries of Bharti Airtel Limited.
Africa’s performance over the year 2017: A Q4 summary by ICAEW Economic Insight
19-12-2017 | 08:06:00
East Africa is forecast to show very strong real GDP growth of 5.9% over the full year 2017. The biggest contributor to this expansion was Ethiopia (accounting for a full 2% of regional GDP growth), with its stellar performance of 7.1%.
Rwanda and World Bank sign $68 million grant to Improve Connectivity to Agricultural Markets Centers
19-12-2017 | 05:52:00
The Government of Rwanda and the World Bank Group have signed a $68 million Additional Financing Grant Agreement for the on-going Feeder Roads Development Project (FRDP) sourced from the Multi-Donor Trust Fund (MDTF) for Rwanda Feeder Roads Development.
Africa’s performance over the year 2017: A Q4 summary by ICAEW Economic Insight
18-12-2017 | 09:54:00
East Africa is forecast to show very strong real GDP growth of 5.9% over the full year 2017. The biggest contributor to this expansion was Ethiopia (accounting for a full 2% of regional GDP growth), with its stellar performance of 7.1%.
Payroll compliance high on the agenda for East African tax authorities
15-12-2017 | 06:51:00
The Pay As You Earn tax year-end is looming in most East African territories, and governments are clamping down on non-compliance among businesses and individual taxpayers as they strive to raise more funding for public spending.
Rwanda and Republic of Korea sign $7 million to support IT development in schools
12-12-2017 | 13:39:27
The Government of Rwanda and the Republic of Korea signed a financing agreement worth $7 million to support ICT development in schools.
World Bank and Government of Rwanda sign agreement to enable financially sustainable expansion of electricity services
07-12-2017 | 06:29:29
The World Bank Group and the Government of Rwanda have signed a $125 million Financing Agreement for the First Programmatic Energy Sector Development Policy operation.
AfDB earmarks $84m for skills and business development in Rwanda
27-11-2017 | 07:18:21
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved US$84.3m loan to finance a Skills and Business Development Programme (SBDP) in Rwanda.
African Legal Support Facility and Connex Support Initiative capacity building to strengthen corporate governance in extractives sector
23-11-2017 | 08:08:00
The extractives sector has witnessed sustained increase in equity participation by governments throughout the African region in recent times.
[Rwanda] AfDB Board approves $171m loans for water and sanitation program
20-11-2017 | 08:14:57
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) has approved two loans amounting to US$ 171 million to finance Rwanda’s Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Program.
BVGH’s African Access Initiative expands to Rwanda
14-11-2017 | 09:10:00
The Government of Rwanda has joined the African Access Initiative (AAI), an international public-private alliance addressing Africa’s escalating cancer crisis.
Rwanda's economy dips on industry and services sectors slowdown
08-11-2017 | 07:36:03
During the first half of the year, Rwanda recorded a low growth rate of 2.9% on average mainly due to low growth of the industry and services sectors as activity in construction recorded a deceleration of -5.5%.
Increased innovation key to Rwanda's continued success, UNCTAD
01-11-2017 | 10:49:13
Rwanda has emerged over the past decade as one of Africa's more innovative economies, a new UNCTAD report says.
RwandAir set to operate direct flights to Brussels
23-10-2017 | 12:12:00
RwandAir, the national carrier of the Republic of Rwanda has announced that the flight schedule of the Brussels route will become non-stop to Kigali effective 31st October, 2017.
Sub-Saharan Africa sees modest growth Recovery in 2017 - World Bank report
12-10-2017 | 08:49:00
Economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa is projected to pick up to 2.4% in 2017 from 1.3% in 2016, according to the new Africa’s Pulse, a bi-annual analysis of the state of African economies conducted by the World Bank.
GroFin and USAID East Africa Trade and Investment Hub partner to increase access to finance for East African agribusiness SMEs
10-10-2017 | 11:35:00
GroFin, a development financier which specialises in providing finance and support to small and growing businesses, has received a grant from USAID East Africa Trade and Investment Hub.
Marriott International continues extensive expansion in Africa
10-10-2017 | 07:27:00
From the Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF) in Kigali, Rwanda, Marriott International today announced further expansion plans in Africa with seven new hotel signings.